Anton Babchuk

Anton Babchuk

Height/Weight: 6' 5"/212 lbs
Born: Kiev, USSR
Draft: 2002 1st round (21st pick) by the
Shoots: R

    Edmonton Oilers need killer instinct with Flames on the ropes down 2-1

    Article content We all know what’s coming from the Calgary Flames in Game 4. Article content Already trailing 2-1 in their second-round playoff series with the Edmonton Oilers — 60 minutes away from being all but dead and buried — they are going to be at their desperate and ferocious best. We know that.

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    Stockton Heat hockey team to relocate to Calgary

    This will be the final season of the Stockton Heat.The American Hockey League has approved the relocation of the Calgary Flames franchise from Stockton to Calgary. The relocation will happen later this year for the next season.But first, the Stockton Heat will continue their playoff push. They host the Colorado Eagles Monday and Tuesday for the first two games of the best of five series.

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    Oilers/Flames Series Mirroring Flyers/Penguins in 2012

    The Philadelphia Flyers and the Pittsburgh Penguins faced off in the opening round of the 2012 Stanley Cup Playoffs in one of the most unpredictable and chaotic playoff series in the history of the NHL. The dramatic slugfest set a precursor for the Battle of Alberta in 2022. Offensive Explosions in Pennsylvania, Alberta The NHL thrives off of intensity when rival teams meet during the postseason.