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Calgary Flames need to qualify RFAs by October 7th

The Calgary Flames have 22 days left to sign their RFAs to qualifying offers.

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Calgary has a few important RFAs needing QO’s this offseason: Mark Jankowski, Andrew Mangiapane, Oliver Kylington, Justin Kirkland, Andrew Nielsen, Glenn Gawdin, Ryan Lomberg, Nick Schneider, Tyler Parsons, Spencer Foo, and lastly, Linden Vey.

While a number of them are for the Stockton Heat, Calgary has three key NHLers in that mix in Jankowski, Mangiapane, and Kylington. Calgary will have to issue QO’s at 100% of the players 2019-20 cap hit meaning Jankowski will see $1.675-million, Mangiapane at $715,000, and Kylington at $730,833. The latter two are coming off entry level deals.

The Flames also have UFAs like Zac Rinaldo, Tobias Rieder, TJ Brodie, Travis Hamonic, Erik Gustafsson, Derek Forbort, Michael Stone and Cam Talbot.

Calgary enters the offseason with just under $17-m in cap space.

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