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’78-’79 Flames Breeze Through Qualifying Tourney, Again, to Represent Original Flames Franchise in UNP, Again

To start, here is the entire tournament bracket. The ’78-’79 Atlanta Flames will be the original Flames’ representative for the third time out of a possible three tournaments. They dropped just one game in the entire qualifying tournament. They started … Continue reading

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Team Recap: 39th-seeded ’78-’79 Atlanta Flames

Ivan Boldirev (C) 5 GP   1 G   1 A   2 P   -4   13 S   0 GWG   2 PIM   0 Stars Dan Bouchard (G) 5 GP   5 GS   1-4-0   4.20 … Continue reading

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Goaltender Dan Bouchard Shuts It Down as ’75-’76 Flames Upset Top-Seeded ’76-’77 Flames to Reach Qualifier Final

Despite being down 2-1 and 3-2, the 5th-seeded ’75-’76 Atlanta Flames have upset the top-seeded ’76-’77 Atlanta Flames to clinch a spot in the Qualifying Final. Despite allowing a total of 14 goals in just Game’s 2 and 3, goaltender … Continue reading

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’75-’76 Flames Defeat ’77-’78 Flames in Very Competitive Seven Game Series to Advance in Qualifier

The vaunted 4-5 matchup. The ’77-’78 Flames took Game 1 thanks to a game-winning goal from Guy Chouinard, his second of the game, just past halfway through the third period. One interesting side note, Tom Lysiak played for both the … Continue reading

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Top-Seeded ’76-’77 Flames Sweep ’72-’73 Flames in First Round of Qualifier

This was a series of blowouts and overtimes. It started with the ’76-’77 Flames taking Game 1 thanks to a goal from Curt Bennett 50 seconds into the second overtime. The goaltenders, which happens to be the same player, Phil … Continue reading

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