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Jarome Iginla hangs up skates after 20 years in NHL

/ Jul 31, 2018

Jarome Iginla hangs up skates after 20 years in NHL

Jarome Iginla closed his 20-year NHL career in the city where he was the face of the franchise. The 41-year-old winger made his retirement official on Monday in Calgary, where he spent 16 seasons with the Flames. Iginla entertained a packed news conference at Scotiabank Saddledome ...

Flames beat Hurricanes for seventh straight win

/ Jan 15, 2018

Flames beat Hurricanes for seventh straight win

The Calgary Flames are going so well, they are rolling to easy victories even without their top scorer. Dougie Hamilton scored twice, Mike Smith made 38 saves and the Flames ran their winning streak to seven straight games with a 4-1 victory over the Carolina ...

/ Jun 9, 2016

NHL sues union to restore Wideman ban

The NHL on Wednesday filed a lawsuit against its players union, seeking to restore a 20-game suspension against Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman that a "neutral" arbitrator later cut in half. In a complaint filed in the U.S. District Court in Manhattan, the NHL said ...

NHL bans Wideman 20 games for hit on ref

/ Feb 4, 2016

NHL bans Wideman 20 games for hit on ref

The NHL barred Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman 20 games on Wednesday for cross-checking a linesman last week, the second-longest suspension in NHL history for abusing an official. Wideman was suspended for violating the league rule on physical abuse of officials after he knocked down ...

/ Jan 29, 2016

NHL suspends Wideman indefinitely

Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman has been suspended indefinitely pending a hearing for checking and knocking down linesman Don Henderson on Wednesday night. Wideman will have a hearing Tuesday with the NHL's department of hockey operations. During the second period of the Flames' game against Nashville, ...

Bennett nets four in win

/ Jan 14, 2016

Bennett nets four in win

Rookie Sam Bennett had a first-period hat trick and four goals total, Jonas Hiller made 15 saves and the Calgary Flames beat the Panthers 6-0 on Wednesday night to give Florida its first regulation loss in 14 games. Bennett is the first Flames player to ...