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'I see no need to rush on this:' Nenshi says of arena 'Plan B' that Ken King wants expedited

While Ken King said Monday a potential new arena in Victoria Park is already behind schedule and the process going forward needs to be accelerated, Calgary’s mayor says he’s in no hurry. 443 more words

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CalgaryNEXT still not dead says council even as arena 'Plan B' moves ahead

City council refused Monday to officially label the Flames’ ownership group’s proposed $890-million CalgaryNEXT project dead while voting in favour of continuing to explore an arena replacement in Victoria Park. 652 more words

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Calgary hockey parents will need to take good behaviour course every four years

CALGARY — Minor hockey parents in Calgary will soon have to take a refresher every four years of an online course designed to limit bad behaviour at the rink. 393 more words

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Fuller: A hockey hostage gets sucked into the playoffs

I don’t want to do it, but I’m powerless to resist.

The start of the NHL playoff coincides with me getting a bad cold. I can’t speak without coughing. 672 more words


Francis: Flames hearts broken in Game 3 loss to Ducks

And you thought they had their hearts broken in Anaheim.

On Monday, they were trampled on.

How they could possibly bounce back from this is anyone’s guess. 680 more words

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Playoffs test loyalties of Nebraska-based Flames/Oilers fanatic

Alberta’s biggest hockey fan is not quite who you’d expect.

He’s not from Calgary, Alberta or even Canada. Ron Erickson, 62, and his wife, Barbara, (who was voted the No. 547 more words

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Arvidsson's 2 Goals, 2 Assists Lead Predators Past Stars 7-3

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DALLAS (AP) — Viktor Arvidsson came into the season with eight NHL goals. He’s nearly quadrupled that total.

The 23-year-old Arvidsson had two goals and two assists, and the Nashville Predators beat the Dallas Stars 7-3 on Thursday night to remain one point out of third place in the Central Division. 503 more words