The seed was planted ten days ago when 19-year-old rookie Matthew Tkachuk elbowed NHL All-Star Drew Doughty in the face.  The vicious elbow resulted in a two-game suspension for Tkachuk and some bad blood between the teams.  Doughty fired...
FLAMES’ TKACHUK SUSPENDED TWO GAMES FOR ELBOWING Calgary Flames forward Matthew Tkachuk has been suspended for two games, without pay, for elbowing Los Angeles Kings defenseman Drew Doughty during NHL Game No. 1069 in Calgary on Sunday,
March 19, the...
MARCHAND, CROSBY AND ELLIOTT NAMED NHL ‘THREE STARS’ OF THE WEEK Boston Bruins left wing Brad Marchand, Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby and Calgary Flames goaltender Brian Elliott have been named the NHL’s “Three Stars” for the week ending...
  FLAMES’ GAUDREAU FINED FOR DIVING/EMBELLISHMENT Calgary Flames forward Johnny Gaudreau has been fined $2,000 as supplementary discipline under NHL Rule 64 (Diving/Embellishment), the National Hockey League announced today. NHL Rule 64 is designed to bring attention to and more seriously penalize...