Nazem Kadri fined $5,000 for throat-slashing gesture

Nazem Kadri has been fined $5,000 by the NHL for making a throat-slashing gesture towards Calgary Flames defenseman Mark Giordano during Tuesday night’s game in Calgary. Kadri's reaction to the hit from Giordano (s/t @Fan960Wills) — Stephanie (@myregularface) February 10, 2016   Nazem Kadri said following the game, he didn’t remember the incident...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Maple Leafs' Kadri makes throat-slash gesture toward Flames' Giordano

Nazem Kadri could find himself in hot water with the NHL after the Toronto Maple Leafs forward demonstrated a throat-slash gesture toward Calgary Flames captain Mark Giordano during Tuesday's game.Kadri was on the receiving end of a hard open-ice hit from Giordano in the first period of the Flames' 4-3 win over the Maple Leafs. Kadri retreated to the bench and slammed the door before...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Flames' Giordano open to women coaching in the NHL

Calgary Flames captain Mark Giordano told reporters that it's a question of "when" as opposed to "if" women someday will occupy a coaching role in the NHL.Giordano was asked about his thoughts on the heels of Kathryn Smith being hired by the Buffalo Bills as the NFL's first female full-time assistant coach on Wednesday.Via The Calgary Herald:The NHL has yet to join the other major...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Calgary Flames Johnny Gaudreau, Mark Giordano Make All-Star Roster

This morning, the NHL announced rosters for the four All-Star teams comprised of the Atlantic, Metropolitan, Central and Pacific Division. The Calgary Flames will be represented by two players in winger Johnny Gaudreau and defenseman and captain Mark Giordano. This will be their second-consecutive all-star game. “Johnny Hockey” is tied for second in scoring for the Pacific Division...
Via The Sports Journal
January 06, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: James Neal takes head shot on Mark Giordano

James Neal may be getting a call from the Department of Player Safety after his headshot on Calgary Flames defenseman Mark Giordano. While playing the puck between his skates, Giordano was completely unaware of Neal who was rushing in and took a brutal hit to the side of his head. That’s a pretty bad hit from Neal. It’s difficult to tell what his intent was, but it’s...
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December 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Mark Giordano: Flames’ effort in opener was 'unacceptable'

The 2015-16 NHL season has barely started and Calgary Flames captain Mark Giordano has already criticized his team’s effort. The Flames fell in their opener 5-1 against the Vancouver Canucks, and Girodano had some blunt comments following the game. Via The Score: “That was probably as bad as we can get out there. We’ve got to get back to playing our system. We can’t...
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October 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Calgary Flames re-sign defenseman Mark Giordano

On Tuesday the Calgary Flames re-signed defenseman Mark Giordano to a six-year, $40.5 million contract (AAV of $6.75 million). Giordano will enter the final year of his 5-year, $20.1 million contract (AAV of $4.02 million) this coming season, and his new contract will kick in during the 2016-2017 season. How is the contract for the Flames? Calgary Flames Defenseman Mark Giordano...
August 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Flames Sign Mark Giordano To 6-Year Contract Extension Worth Reported $40.5 Million

Mark Giordano is one of the five-best defensemen in the NHL, and now he’s being paid like one. The Calgary Flames captain and No. 1 blueliner signed a six-year contract extension Tuesday, the team announced. Chris Johnston of Sportsnet reported the deal is worth $40.5 million, or $6.75 million per season. Mark Giordano earns $6.75M in all six years of his extension. The first...
August 26, 2015  |  Discuss

The Flames lock up captain Mark Giordano to a six-year deal

By Liam McGuire The Calgary Flames continued their impressive offseason today by signing captain Mark Giordano to a six-year deal worth $40.5 million, which is a 6.75 AAV per Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman. There’s few other ways of putting this – this is a huge win for Calgary. Giordano’s asking price was said to be close to the $8-9 million per season range, so getting...
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August 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Calgary Flames: continuing to prove critics wrong

There have been a few notable surprises for the NHL in the 2014-2015 season, such as the mumps and the emergence of the Nashville Predators as a Western Conference powerhouse. One of the more interesting surprises, however, has been the Calgary Flames. Many speculated that the Flames were going to be a bottom feeder Western Conference team. After finishing 27th in the 2013-2014 season...
March 22, 2015  |  Discuss

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