Category: AHL News

AHL Governors Approve Abbotsford

New Calgary Flames Minor League Off to BC Here’s some more interesting news than lamenting on the colossal collapse the NHL Flames committed yesterday. Thanks Omaha, thanks Quad Cities, the baby-Flames are relocating back...

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17 Sent to Minor League Camp

The Calgary Flames made their first demotions of main camp sending the following players to AHL Quad Cities. Hugo Carpentier – C Kris Chucko – RW Brad Cole – D Adam Cracknell – RW Cam Cunning – LW Carsen Germyn – RW...

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Thoughts on the Farm Club – Losses

Last season, when the Flames were looking for much needed fourth line scoring (isn’t that always the story) the likes of Mike Smith were kept around, and two point producers in the Quad City AHL affiliate were kept below....

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Nystrom Strip – Quad City Jersey Fun

Note to Flames, do your jersey giveaways like the Quad City Flames (AHL affiliate of the big club). Seriously, all these look entertaining. Too bad only like 400 people showed up. The highlight? And Eric Nystrom striptease,...

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Flames AHL Farm Club On the Way Out

Omaha Knights Moving to Illinois Ken King announced announced the relocation of the AHL team from Omaha, Nebraska to the Quad Cities (Moline, IL). The move remains subject to AHL Board of Governor approval at a meeting and is...

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Flames Omaha AHL Team on the Move Out?

In the Calgary Herald today there was a report that the Omaha Ak-Sar-Ben Knight will be moving after two seasons in Nebraska. Apparently losses have mounted beyond 4 million because the franchise, despite playing good hockey...

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Omaha Knights Lose in First Round

Despite finishing first in their division the Omaha Knights could not advance past the first round of the AHL playoffs against the Iowa Stars. In the brief history of the franchise the minor league team of the Calgary Flames...

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McElhinney Named to AHL All-Star Team

The AHL announced Knights’ goaltender Curtis McElhinney has been named to the 2006-07 AHL Second All-Star Team. A second year pro, McElhinney has helped the Ak-Sar-Ben Knights to their first Calder Cup Playoff berth. In 52...

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Bright Spots for Future Flames

While the Flames site second last in theWest division, the Omaha Knights are on a happy 5 game win streak. The Knights beat the San Antonio Rampage 4-3 on the weekend for their latest win. The Knights opened the scoring early in...

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