Whitecaps defeat Cavalry FC on penalties in Canadian Championship quarterfinals

Cristian Gutierrez scored from the penalty spot to give Major League Soccer’s Vancouver Whitecaps a win over Canadian Premier League Cavalry FC in a thrilling Canadian Championship quarter-final match at ATCO Field. Gutierrez’s goal came after Vancouver goalkeeper Cody Cropper made a diving save to stop a shot from Cavalry’s Ali Musse. Mayer Bevan gave … Read more

Edmonton Oilers comes from behind to take Game 2 in Calgary

The Edmonton Oilers bounced back from an initial deficit to a 5-3 win over the Calgary Flames on Friday night. The best-of-seven series is tied 1-1. “I just thought we fought harder, that was all,” Oilers captain Connor McDavid said after the game. “Working, being tougher in battles, winning about 50/50 pucks – you know … Read more

Split Families Ready for Battle of Alberta Playoff Series

Friends and family are preparing to be divided as the Calgary Flames and Edmonton Oilers reignited their NHL playoff hockey rivalry this week for the first time in 31 years. In some cases, battle lines are physically marked. For neighbors Wes Real and Travis Burndred, it’s the street that separates their two homes in Lethbridge, … Read more

Battle of Alberta Hockey Loyalties Split on Red Deer: ‘You Can’t Like Both’

The former Crown and Anchor bar in Red Deer, Alta., was famous for its line drawn down the middle as it hosted hockey fans during the fierce Battle of Alberta playoff games in the late 1980s. Calgary Flames fans were seated to one side. Edmonton Oilers fans were relegated to each other. NHL loyalties are … Read more

Dallas Stars Beat Calgary Flames 4-2 to Force Playoff Series to Game 7 – Calgary

The Dallas Stars doubled over the Calgary Flames 4-2 on Friday to tie their playoff streak and force a Game 7. READ MORE: 3 Game 7 Set for Saturday in NHL Playoff Action Defender Miro Heiskanen’s late second-half goal was the winning goal for the Stars, who will be looking to close out the conference … Read more

Calgary Flames Looking For Open Ice In Playoff Series With Dallas Stars – Calgary

With real estate on the rise in the NHL playoff series between Calgary and Dallas, the Flames want to gain more space to unlock their offense. Calgary has fired 96 shots against Stars goalkeeper Jake Oettinger in the first three games, with two power goals and a power goal to show for it. The Stars … Read more

Bettman says for the NHL to ‘hold any league event here’, Calgary Flames needs a new arena – Calgary

National Hockey League Commissioner Gary Bettman suggested on Tuesday that Calgary may not be able to host major NHL events in the future without a new arena. Bettman made the remarks while speaking to media on Tuesday night while in Calgary to attend the Flames’ first playoff game of the 2022 postseason. He hinted that … Read more

Flames fall 3-2 to Predators in shootout loss – Calgary

Matt Duchene scored his 40th goal of the season and Mikael Granlund had the only goal of the shootout to lead the Nashville Predators to a 3-2 victory over the Calgary Flames on Tuesday night. Filip Forsberg also scored and Juuse Saros made 19 saves in regulation and overtime for Nashville, winners of two of … Read more