Matthew Tkachuk

Matthew Tkachuk more focused on team success than personal growth

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Rooney: My overhead kick was better than Ronaldo's

The only thing that would have impressed Wayne Rooney more about Cristiano Ronaldo's spectacular Champions League goal is if the Real Madrid star …

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Game Day: Five things to know before the Coyotes play the Flames

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Oilers, Flames meet for bragging rights

CALGARY, Alberta — Although both the Edmonton Oilers and Calgary Flames have been eliminated from playoff contention, bragging rights will still be …

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There's been no second-year slump attached to this NHL sophomore class

His former coach was a bit worried.<p>It was a week before the start of the season and Jussi Tapola, who had coached Patrik Laine in Finland’s top …

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Gaudreau back on the ice for battle with Oilers

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The Final Week

It’s the final week of the season as well as the last Week Ahead for the 2017-18 season. I hope that it has been informative and we will be back in …

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Blue Jackets face Flames next on western Canada trip

CALGARY, Alberta -- The Columbus Blue Jackets kicked off their final extended road trip of the regular season with a come-from-behind 7-3 win over …

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Andrew Hammond will start vs. PHI Wednesday

Andrew Hammond will be between the pipes for Wednesday's game against the Philadelphia Flyers.<p>This will be Hammond's first start of the season. He …

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David Perron won't play vs. ARZ on Wednesday

David Perron (undisclosed) won't play on Wednesday's game against the Arizona Coyotes.<p>Perron isn't on the ice for the pre-game warmup. The Golden …

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Claude Giroux lights lamp, ties career best

Claude Giroux opened the scoring in Wednesday's 2-1 win at Colorado, potting his 27th goal of the season.<p>Giroux is now just one goal short of tying a …

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Provorov sends Flyers Soaring

The Calgary Flames have shut down T.J. Brodie and Matthew Tkachuk for the remainder of the season as the Flames are going nowhere and the pair are …

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Jonathan Huberdeau scores twice vs. TOR

Jonathan Huberdeau scored a pair of goals in Wednesday's 4-3 loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs.<p>Huberdeau's first goal cut the Maple Leafs' lead to 3-1 …

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Michal Neuvirth to start vs. Avs on Wednesday

Michal Neuvirth will get the start in Wednesday's game against the Colorado Avalanche.<p>Neuvirth was activated off injured reserve earlier today. He …

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Steven Stamkos (LBI) good to return Thursday

Steven Stamkos (lower body) has declared himself good to play on Thursday.<p>Stamkos' status was up in the air after he missed Monday's game for …

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Evgeny Kuznetsov nets 1G, 1A in win over NYR

Evgeny Kuznetsov scored a goal and an assist in Wednesday's 3-2 overtime win over the New York Rangers.<p>Kuznetsov helped set up Lars Eller's …

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Matthew Tkachuk doubtful to return this year

Matthew Tkachuk (upper body) isn't likely to return before the end of the campaign, per Flames bench boss Glen Gulutzan.<p>The Flames won't be making …

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'You've got the right man there': John Tortorella has plenty of praise for Glen Gulutzan

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The Calgary Flames are extinguished: What went wrong?

(Photo credit: Resolute)<p>For the second time in three seasons, the Calgary Flames will be just like the rest of us as they watch the Stanley Cup …

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Win bolsters Kings’ playoff aspirations

This was a game the Kings should have won, and they did. The Calgary Flames were missing their top three scorers and were spiraling out of playoff contention because of the five-game losing streak they brought to Staples Center on Monday. That gave the Kings a chance to pick up ground in the …

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Kings coach John Stevens enjoys light moment when his son Nolan signs with the St. Louis Blues

We interrupt the Kings' tense playoff chase and thoughts about their game against the Calgary Flames on Monday night for a moment of justifiable fatherly pride.<p>Coach John Stevens couldn't conceal his delight Monday after his youngest son, Nolan, signed a two-year entry level contract with the St. …

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Matt Stajan earns Flames nomination for Masterton Trophy

Need a lesson in taking face-offs? Matt Stajan has taken well over 11,500 of them.<p>What about shooting? Stajan has hit the net 1,150 times.<p>Sustaining …

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Flames shift focus internally but aren’t using the ‘S’ word

EL SEGUNDO, CALIF. — At this time last season, the Calgary Flames were close to securing an ‘X’ beside their name in the National Hockey League …

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THE OLYMPIAN

<b>Jordan Greenway is set to become the first African-American to play for USA Hockey at an Olympic tournament. The 20-year-old, who will break a color</b> …

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Kane scores twice to lead streaking Sharks past Flames 5-1

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) -- Evander Kane has done a good job tormenting the Calgary Flames with his goal-scoring prowess and physical play.<p>Kane scored …

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Flames losing skid hits five in another Kane-fuelled Shark attack

SAN JOSE — It’s a tough predicament to be in, knowing that your hockey season is over, playoffs are a distant memory and there are still another two …

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Why Flames are going out with a whimper

The Flames haven’t won a game since, dropping five in a row by a soul-crushing cumulative differential of 25-7. Their closest losses were by three …

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March 25: Stevens quotes; Doughty quotes and After Hours interview

After an LAX arrival in the wee hours of the morning, the Kings reconvened at Toyota Sports Center on Sunday for work-outs and meetings, with a …

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Sharks on longest winning streak since 2013 after extinguishing Flames

SAN JOSE -- Evander Kane scored twice to give him six goals in his past two games against Calgary and the San Jose Sharks won their seventh straight …

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Francis: Flames lineup needs a drastic overhaul

What the Calgary Flames have done to their fans the last two months is borderline theft.Taking people’s hard-earned money to watch the home team lose …

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