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Canada splits opening weekend of Women's Worlds

Matchsticks and Gasoline (reinadelaisla) — After a loss to the U.S. in the first game of the tournament, the Canadians rebounded with a sound beating of Russia, 4-0. From a narrative standpoint, you couldn't ask for a better opener for...
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Calgary Flames @ Nashville Predators Game Recap: How the Must-Win was Won

Matchsticks and Gasoline (saltysyd) — One team is fighting for a playoff spot. One team has already clinched theirs. It's cliche to say, but today was a must-win for the Flames in Nashville. While the out of town scoreboard has been...
  • New: 9 hr 9 min ago

Calgary Flames @ Nashville Predators Game Preview: Over the Hump

Matchsticks and Gasoline (ctibs) — With seven games left on the schedule, the Flames don't have much more room for error. A tired and banged up Nashville team could provide them the spark that they need to continue the push into...
  • 16 hr ago

Keep an Eye on this Kid

Matchsticks and Gasoline (Adkmac) — Kenney Morrison has Great Game in Debut. Kenney Morrison had quite a professional hockey debut on Saturday evening at the GFCC.  The 6-2 defenseman from Lloydminster Alberta signed an ATO...
  • 17 hr 40 min ago

Flames 2, Wild 4 - Completely Uninspired Game Leads to Flames Loss

Matchsticks and Gasoline (HockeyGoalieEh) — The Flames were up against a Minnesota Wild team that's been rather resurgent since the start of the season.  It was apparent entering the game that they'd be in for a tough task and the...
  • 1 day 19 hr ago

Flames vs Wild - Ramo can't do it alone.

Matchsticks and Gasoline (Mike FAIL) — The team has not changed their style of play all season and tonight it bit them in their butts. They faced a formidable playoff bound team. Minnesota's season went from alright to a heap of...
  • 2 days ago

Calgary Flames at Minnesota Wild game preview: Four point game

Matchsticks and Gasoline (arii) — A regulation win would bring the out-of-the-playoffs Flames within two points of the Wild. And with a divisional spot potentially not possible, they may need a wild card spot - one of which the...
  • 2 days ago

Ugly Game at the GFCC

Matchsticks and Gasoline (Adkmac) — Flames lose to Hamilton - Elson Injured The Adirondack Flames have a big week this week in their attempt to participate in the playoffs this season - three home games against teams that are also...
  • 3 days ago
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Women's Worlds set for Saturday, and Team Canada is burning up

Matchsticks and Gasoline (reinadelaisla) — It's the mooooost wonderful tiiiiime of the yeeeeear... where the rivalry's going and everyone's gloating when their countries perseveeeeeeerrre... The IIHF Women's World Championship is the...
  • 3 days ago
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Calgary Flames vs. Dallas Stars stats recap: Don't fall asleep

Matchsticks and Gasoline (arii) — Things could have different if the Flames had just been paying attention. Alas... Every point matters, so you know, we'll take it. We'll take the majesty that is apparently now Deryk Engelland ,...
  • 3 days ago
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Kar(r)i-ing the Team: Stars vs. Flames Recap

Matchsticks and Gasoline (ctibs) — A pair of goalies and Deryk Engelland, of all people, were important factors in tonight's 4-3 SO loss to the Dallas Stars. The Flames ' schedule only has them playing nine more games before the...
  • 4 days ago
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Calgary Flames vs. Dallas Stars game preview: Nobody's helping the Flames

Matchsticks and Gasoline (arii) — So the Flames gotta help themselves. It's been a while since we've seen the Dallas Stars . Not since December, in fact, right on the tail end of that eight-game losing streak that failed to...
  • 4 days ago
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Avalanche vs Flames - The Playoff Chinook Continues (Stats Recap)

Matchsticks and Gasoline (Mike FAIL) — Two poor possession teams go in the ring, one is named a victor, and the other is sad. The Flames played some slightly improved hockey last night. They also improved their potential playoff hopes....
  • 5 days ago
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The UK EIHL Year In Review: Former Flames and Calgarians lead the way

Matchsticks and Gasoline (LiamPMcCausland) — Ex-players and Calgary-based businessmen featured heavily in this year's Elite League championship shakeup. This year's Elite Ice Hockey League has been full of headlines, for good reasons and...
  • 5 days ago
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The Flames Blocked Shot Conundrum: Part One - Are Blocked Shots Bad?

Matchsticks and Gasoline (HockeyGoalieEh) — The Flames were the best team at blocking shots last year. As a matter of fact, they had the most blocked shot of any team over the past five years. In five-on-five situations, they blocked...
  • 5 days ago
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Colorado Avalanche @ Calgary Flames Game Recap: Iginla Who?

Matchsticks and Gasoline (saltysyd) — Former captain (and forever in our hearts), Jarome Iginla, was quoted as wanting to take his former team down. But it was the Calgary Flames who stood tall - holding Iginla point-less for only the...
  • 6 days ago
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Calgary Flames vs. Colorado Avalanche game preview: Jarome, Alex, please let us have this one

Matchsticks and Gasoline (arii) — We need it more than you do. You know what's messing me up? The past two seasons, we haven't gotten to watch the Calgary Flames in the playoffs, so it was a time to pick another team to...
  • 6 days ago
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Sam Bennett crushed the OHL in his return; now ready to help the Kingston Frontenacs in the playoffs

Matchsticks and Gasoline (arii) — This is, in all likelihood, the end of Sam Bennett's junior career. Let's enjoy it. He seems to be doing just that. He played 11 games. A very small number, to be sure. Lingering injuries...
  • 7 days ago
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Growing the CWHL: It's time to share the secret

Matchsticks and Gasoline (arii) — The following was written by Jeff Stevenson, the Calgary Inferno's media and marketing director. There are a lot of things that can be done to grow the women's game. The most important of all? For...
  • 7 days ago
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Calgary Flames vs Columbus Blue Jackets stats recap: The one that got away

Matchsticks and Gasoline (arii) — The Flames really can't afford to be losing games right now, but man, this is one they seriously should have had. The Calgary Flames were definitely the better team, full stop. An excellent...
  • 8 days ago
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