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Mike Smith sets table for monster Giordano, Flames performance
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Making his first start since Jan. 3, Mike Smith made several big saves early to set the table for another monstrous night for Mark Giordano and the Calgary Flames.
Frolik thriving with greater opportunity after agent's Twitter call-out
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Flames' Rittich showing shades of Kiprusoff in quick ascent
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The Flames found a way to squeeze out a win Wednesday over the Avalanche, despite being doubled in shots. The man responsible for the latest two-point heist was David Rittich. Fifteen years earlier, the culprit’s name was Miikka Kiprusoff.
Rittich steals win for Flames against NHL's best line
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Calgary goaltender David Rittich absolutely stole one for the Flames against the Avalanche Wednesday. Cue the hug.
Flames Takeaways: Everything's coming up Gaudreau
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Flames' Curtis Lazar feels ready for an NHL return
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Making history earlier this year when he became the first known NHLer to ask for a demotion to the minors, Curtis Lazar now has another request. He wants to come back.
Takeaways: Flames bail out Rittich after uncharacteristic blunder
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After David Rittich gifted the Flyers a lead late in the third period, his Flames teammates took it on themselves to bail out their red-hot goaltender.
Calgary Flames first half report: Best team since '89 Stanley Cup champs?
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Flames Takeaways: Gaudreau's dominance not enough in loss to Bruins
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Johnny Gaudreau was the best player on the ice for the Calgary Flames but it was not enough in a 6-4 loss against the Boston Bruins.