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Marc Crawford is latest NHL coach to face scrutiny

So who’s next to go in this National Hockey League public relations nightmare? One wonders. Don’t bet against Marc Crawford. Crawford is currently a Chicago Blackhawks assistant coach. Sort of. At the moment, he is away from the team while »

International, Society

Peters is out as Calgary coach

Bill Peters is no longer the coach of the Calgary Flames. The team’s general manager, Brad Treliving, told a press conference today he had accepted a letter of resignation from Peters. “Effectively immediately, Bill Peters is no longer a member »

Society

Aliu not happy with Peters’ apology as fallout continues

Calgary Flames coach Bill Peters still has a job–for now. How long it lasts remains to be seen. On Wednesday, Peters released the contents of a letter he sent to his general manager, Brad Treliving, apologizing for his actions 10 »

Society

Calgary Flames coach facing allegations of racism

For the second time in less than a month, hockey is back in the headlines for–what staunch supporters will tell you–are all the wrong reasons. In what seems like a heartbeat ago, everybody was venting–pro or con–about the firing of »

Economy, Politics, Society

Tentative deal struck in Calgary is good news for Flames fans

Assorted devils might pop up in the details over the coming week as the people of Calgary decide if they want to support a deal between their city fathers and owners of the National Hockey League Flames that would result »

Economy, International, Politics, Society

Showdown over Calgary’s NHL arena is ruffling lots of feathers in the prairie city

It might work if it were a cable television show. Maybe. Despite winning just one Stanley Cup (in 1989), the Flames are adored by their loyal fans. © cbc.ca But a controversy riling a lot of people in the prairie city »

Arts & Entertainment, International, Society

It’s Stanley Cup playoff season, everybody take a deep breath

Let the games begin, let the drama unfold, let the toothpicks be inserted into the bleary eyes of Canadians across the country, all of them up way to late with their eyes glued to their television sets. Penguins captain and »

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Water expert shocked at location of proposed new Calgary sports complex

With a variety of experts saying cities and builders need to take a changing climate into consideration, a huge new stadium complex is proposed on the bank of the Bow River in Calgary, Alberta. The Calgary Flames hockey organization announced »