1. Winnipeg vs. Calgary: The Flames are favoured by oddsmakers and analytics nerds alike  CBC.ca
  2. Jets-Flames preview, Friday, July 31, 2020  Winnipeg Sun
  3. Flames remain tight-lipped on which goaltender will start in Game 1  Calgary Sun
  4. Hellebuyck determines Jets' playoff destiny  Winnipeg Free Press
  5. ‘There is a World Cup feel to this’: Winnipeg Jets brace for series opener  Global News
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Anything can happen in best-of-five series. That's good news for the Winnipeg Jets, who are underdogs heading into a qualifying-round series against the favoured Calgary Flames.Anything can happen in best-of-five series. That's good news for the Winnipeg Jets, who are underdogs heading into a qualifying-round series against the favoured Calgary Flames.

EDMONTON — Then a backup for the New York Rangers, Cam Talbot had been in the big leagues for a matter of months.His team had just punched a ticket to the 2014 Stanley Cup final.Somebody probably should have pinched the rookie puck-stopper.EDMONTON — Then a backup for the New York Rangers, Cam Talbot had been in the big leagues for a matter of months.

Flames remain tight-lipped about Game 1 goaltending plan | Calgary Sun

EDMONTON — Then a backup for the New York Rangers, Cam Talbot had been in the big leagues for a matter of months.His team had just punched a ticket to the 2014 Stanley Cup final.Somebody probably should have pinched the rookie puck-stopper.EDMONTON — Then a backup for the New York Rangers, Cam Talbot had been in the big leagues for a matter of months.

Flames remain tight-lipped about Game 1 goaltending plan | Calgary Sun

The Flames are ready to use the 'hard lessons' of their past playoff experiences when they open their five-game series against the Jets. The Flames are ready to use the 'hard lessons' of their past playoff experiences when they open their five-game series against the Jets.

‘A shot at redemption’: It’s the postseason and the Flames know what’s at stake – The Athletic

The Flames are ready to use the 'hard lessons' of their past playoff experiences when they open their five-game series against the Jets. The Flames are ready to use the 'hard lessons' of their past playoff experiences when they open their five-game series against the Jets.

‘A shot at redemption’: It’s the postseason and the Flames know what’s at stake – The Athletic

EDMONTON — As Winnipeg Jets defenceman Neal Pionk committed his first act of charity in the op...EDMONTON — As Winnipeg Jets defenceman Neal Pionk committed his first act of charity in the opening minute of Wednesday’s game — a puck directly onto the stick of Vancouver’s J.T. Miller, who blasted the shot wide — I immediately wondered what was going through Connor Hellebuyck’s mind. “C’mon guys.

Hellebuyck determines Jets' playoff destiny - Winnipeg Free Press

EDMONTON — Through 22 seasons as an NHL head coach and more wins and losses than almost anybody else, Paul Maurice has just about seen it all.Well, everything except this.On Saturday, the 53-year-old Maurice will lead the Winnipeg Jets into an NHL playoff tournament like no other.EDMONTON — Through 22 seasons as an NHL head coach and more wins and losses than almost anybody else, Paul Maurice has just about seen it all.

Jets coach Maurice savouring the ‘special time’ created by these once-in-a-lifetime NHL playoffs | Winnipeg Sun

EDMONTON — Through 22 seasons as an NHL head coach and more wins and losses than almost anybody else, Paul Maurice has just about seen it all.Well, everything except this.On Saturday, the 53-year-old Maurice will lead the Winnipeg Jets into an NHL playoff tournament like no other.EDMONTON — Through 22 seasons as an NHL head coach and more wins and losses than almost anybody else, Paul Maurice has just about seen it all.

Jets coach Maurice savouring the ‘special time’ created by these once-in-a-lifetime NHL playoffs | Winnipeg Sun

The Winnipeg Jets made their final preparations on Friday ahead of Saturday's start to their qualifying round series against the Calgary Flames.The Winnipeg Jets made their final preparations on Friday ahead of Saturday's start to their qualifying round series against the Calgary Flames.

‘There is a World Cup feel to this’: Winnipeg Jets brace for series opener - Winnipeg | Globalnews.ca

When the action was halted due to the COVID-19 crisis, the Calgary Flames and Winnipeg Jets were separated by just one point in the Western Conference playoff race. When the action was halted due to the COVID-19 crisis, the Calgary Flames and Winnipeg Jets were separated by just one point in the Western Conference playoff race. 

Preview: Flames and Jets collide in playoff matchup | Winnipeg Sun

When the action was halted due to the COVID-19 crisis, the Calgary Flames and Winnipeg Jets were separated by just one point in the Western Conference playoff race. When the action was halted due to the COVID-19 crisis, the Calgary Flames and Winnipeg Jets were separated by just one point in the Western Conference playoff race. 

Preview: Flames and Jets collide in playoff matchup | Winnipeg Sun

After a months long hiatus, the Calgary Flames are ready to drop the puck on the 2020 playoff season as they take on the Winnipeg Jets.After a months long hiatus, the Calgary Flames are ready to drop the puck on the 2020 playoff season as they take on the Winnipeg Jets.

Are you ready for playoff hockey? Flames prepare for opening round - 660 NEWS

The last time the National Hockey League hosted a playoff series that was scheduled for less than seven games was 34 years ago. So as the Winnipeg Jets and Calgary Flames prepare for their best-of-five 2020 Stanley Cup qualifier the same day in Edmonton at 9:30 p.m. CT (TSN 1290 Radio), they’ll be playing in a series unlike anything the league has formatted in decades.

Winnipeg Jets, Calgary Flames set to face off in playoff format not seen in decades - TSN.ca

Think of this as, basically, a minor hockey tournament.From the dorm room-like accommodations to the practice rinks to the large common areas, regular interactions with other National Hockey League players and teams are a common occurrence — and, clearly, not the case when life isn’t hap...Think of this as, basically, a minor hockey tournament.From the dorm room-like accommodations to the practice rinks to the large common areas, regular interactions with other National Hockey League players and teams are a common occurrence — and, clearly, not the case when life isn’t happening during a global health crisis and pandemic.

Flames experience in NHL bubble brings memories of youth tournaments | Ottawa Sun

Think of this as, basically, a minor hockey tournament.From the dorm room-like accommodations to the practice rinks to the large common areas, regular interactions with other National Hockey League players and teams are a common occurrence — and, clearly, not the case when life isn’t hap...Think of this as, basically, a minor hockey tournament.From the dorm room-like accommodations to the practice rinks to the large common areas, regular interactions with other National Hockey League players and teams are a common occurrence — and, clearly, not the case when life isn’t happening during a global health crisis and pandemic.

Flames experience in NHL bubble brings memories of youth tournaments | Ottawa Sun

Get a preview of the Winnipeg Jets vs. Calgary Flames hockey game.Get a preview of the Winnipeg Jets vs. Calgary Flames hockey game.

The Calgary Flames have been saying all the right things.It seems fitting that captain-of-the-future frontrunner Matthew Tkachuk has been saying them strongest.“I’m sick of losing. I’m sick of losing in these first rounds,” Tkachuk declared during training camp.The Calgary Flames have been saying all the right things.It seems fitting that captain-of-the-future frontrunner Matthew Tkachuk has been saying them strongest.

GILBERTSON: Calgary Flames need Matthew Tkachuk as a post-season force | Calgary Sun

The Calgary Flames have been saying all the right things.It seems fitting that captain-of-the-future frontrunner Matthew Tkachuk has been saying them strongest.“I’m sick of losing. I’m sick of losing in these first rounds,” Tkachuk declared during training camp.The Calgary Flames have been saying all the right things.It seems fitting that captain-of-the-future frontrunner Matthew Tkachuk has been saying them strongest.

GILBERTSON: Calgary Flames need Matthew Tkachuk as a post-season force | Calgary Sun

EDMONTON — A word of warning to the Calgary Flames: Connor Hellebuyck favourably compared playing goal in fan-less Rogers Place to doing so in San Jose, a place where he has never lost and has had some of his best games in the NHL.EDMONTON — A word of warning to the Calgary Flames: Connor Hellebuyck favourably compared playing goal in fan-less Rogers Place to doing so in San Jose, a place where he has never lost and has had some of his best games in the NHL.

Hellebuyck has Jets believing they can do some serious damage in the NHL playoffs | Winnipeg Sun

EDMONTON — A word of warning to the Calgary Flames: Connor Hellebuyck favourably compared playing goal in fan-less Rogers Place to doing so in San Jose, a place where he has never lost and has had some of his best games in the NHL.EDMONTON — A word of warning to the Calgary Flames: Connor Hellebuyck favourably compared playing goal in fan-less Rogers Place to doing so in San Jose, a place where he has never lost and has had some of his best games in the NHL.

Hellebuyck has Jets believing they can do some serious damage in the NHL playoffs | Winnipeg Sun

SATURDAYCalgary Flames vs. Winnipeg Jets8:30 p.m. MT, Rogers Place, Sportsnet, Sportsnet 960 The FanThe Big Match-UpFlames RW Elias Lindholm vs. Jets G Connor HellebuyckDeeply embarrassed by what happened last spring in the post-season, Elias Lindholm knows he has something to prove.SATURDAYCalgary Flames vs. Winnipeg Jets8:30 p.m. MT, Rogers Place, Sportsnet, Sportsnet 960 The FanThe Big Match-UpFlames RW Elias Lindholm vs.

Game Day: Flames vs. Jets (Game 1, Qualifying Round) | Calgary Sun

SATURDAYCalgary Flames vs. Winnipeg Jets8:30 p.m. MT, Rogers Place, Sportsnet, Sportsnet 960 The FanThe Big Match-UpFlames RW Elias Lindholm vs. Jets G Connor HellebuyckDeeply embarrassed by what happened last spring in the post-season, Elias Lindholm knows he has something to prove.SATURDAYCalgary Flames vs. Winnipeg Jets8:30 p.m. MT, Rogers Place, Sportsnet, Sportsnet 960 The FanThe Big Match-UpFlames RW Elias Lindholm vs.

Game Day: Flames vs. Jets (Game 1, Qualifying Round) | Calgary Sun

Eric Francis offers up a few observations from the Jets’ win over the Canucks on Wednesday in terms of what the Flames may have learned.Eric Francis offers up a few observations from the Jets’ win over the Canucks on Wednesday in terms of what the Flames may have learned.

Four things the Flames learned from the Jets' tune-up win over Canucks - Sportsnet.ca

Andrew Mangiapane was already making a name for himself in Calgary, but the Flames’ speedster announced his arrival to a league-wide audience with his ice-breaking bury on the second night of the 2019 Stanley Cup playoffs.Andrew Mangiapane was already making a name for himself in Calgary, but the Flames’ speedster announced his arrival to a league-wide audience with his ice-breaking bury on the second night of the 2019 Stanley Cup playoffs.

Calgary Flames forward Mangiapane anxious to continue roll in restart | Calgary Sun

Andrew Mangiapane was already making a name for himself in Calgary, but the Flames’ speedster announced his arrival to a league-wide audience with his ice-breaking bury on the second night of the 2019 Stanley Cup playoffs.Andrew Mangiapane was already making a name for himself in Calgary, but the Flames’ speedster announced his arrival to a league-wide audience with his ice-breaking bury on the second night of the 2019 Stanley Cup playoffs.

Calgary Flames forward Mangiapane anxious to continue roll in restart | Calgary Sun

In the upcoming Flames vs. Jet series, there are a few players from each side that could make or break it for their team depending on their performance.These key players could determine the Stanley Cup Playoffs series between the Calgary Flames and Winnipeg Jets. The Calgary Flames and Winnipeg Jets are se...

Calgary Flames vs. Winnipeg Jets: Top 3 key players to watch

The Sun’s Ted Wyman takes a look at the five most important players in the best-of-five qualifying round series between the Winnipeg Jets and Calgary Flames, which starts Saturday at Rogers Place in Edmonton.The Sun’s Ted Wyman takes a look at the five most important players in the best-of-five qualifying round series between the Winnipeg Jets and Calgary Flames, which starts Saturday at Rogers Place in Edmonton.

JETS-FLAMES PREVIEW: The five most important players in the series | Winnipeg Sun

The Sun’s Ted Wyman takes a look at the five most important players in the best-of-five qualifying round series between the Winnipeg Jets and Calgary Flames, which starts Saturday at Rogers Place in Edmonton.The Sun’s Ted Wyman takes a look at the five most important players in the best-of-five qualifying round series between the Winnipeg Jets and Calgary Flames, which starts Saturday at Rogers Place in Edmonton.

JETS-FLAMES PREVIEW: The five most important players in the series | Winnipeg Sun

The Favorite is 10-4 the last 14 games in this series. Will that trend continue? David Hess has the answer for you right inside. The Favorite is 10-4 the last 14 games in this series. Will that trend continue? David Hess has the answer for you right inside.

Winnipeg Jets vs. Calgary Flames Prediction, Preview, and Odds - 8-1-2020

The New Jersey Devils are not returning to play in August. But the eight series will be worth watching and there could be Devils-related stakes in all of them. This conclusion of the rooting guide focuses on the only all Canadian match-up: the Calgary Flames versus the Winnipeg Jets.The New Jersey Devils are not returning to play in August. But the eight series will be worth watching and there could be Devils-related stakes in all of them. This conclusion of the rooting guide focuses on the only all Canadian match-up: the Calgary Flames versus the Winnipeg Jets.

A NJ Devils Fan Guide for the NHL Qualifying Round: Calgary & Winnipeg - All About The Jersey

When the action was halted due to the COVID-19 crisis, the Calgary Flames and Winnipeg Jets were separated by just one point in the Western Conference playoff race. When the action was halted due to the COVID-19 crisis, the Calgary Flames and Winnipeg Jets were separated by just one point in the Western Conference playoff race. 

Preview: Flames and Jets collide in playoff matchup | Calgary Sun

When the action was halted due to the COVID-19 crisis, the Calgary Flames and Winnipeg Jets were separated by just one point in the Western Conference playoff race. When the action was halted due to the COVID-19 crisis, the Calgary Flames and Winnipeg Jets were separated by just one point in the Western Conference playoff race. 

Preview: Flames and Jets collide in playoff matchup | Calgary Sun

What did we learn about the Jets in their exhibition game vs. Vancouver? And what does it tell us about how deep their playoff run might go?What did we learn about the Jets in their exhibition game vs. Vancouver? And what does it tell us about how deep their playoff run might go?

The 6 things Winnipeg’s exhibition win taught us about the Jets’ playoff hopes – The Athletic

What did we learn about the Jets in their exhibition game vs. Vancouver? And what does it tell us about how deep their playoff run might go?What did we learn about the Jets in their exhibition game vs. Vancouver? And what does it tell us about how deep their playoff run might go?

The 6 things Winnipeg’s exhibition win taught us about the Jets’ playoff hopes – The Athletic

Winnipeg Jets at Calgary Flames 8/1/20: NHL Hockey free preview, analysis, prediction, odds and pick against the spread. https://sportschatplace.com

Calgary Flames vs. Winnipeg Jets - 8/1/20 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction - Sports Chat Place

While the Flames should have the overall edge, in a short series, it’s not too difficult to imagine the Jets stealing a few games. While the Flames should have the overall edge, in a short series, it’s not too difficult to imagine the Jets stealing a few games.

2020 NHL qualifying round preview: Flames vs. Jets – The Athletic

The Winnipeg Jets' 4-1 exhibition win over Vancouver Wednesday night is in the books and the next game is for real.The Winnipeg Jets' 4-1 exhibition win over Vancouver Wednesday night is in the books and the next game is for real.

Hextall on Hockey: Hellebuyck, Tkachuk the stars in Jets vs. Flames - Winnipeg | Globalnews.ca

The Winnipeg Jets' 4-1 exhibition win over Vancouver Wednesday night is in the books and the next game is for real.

Hextall on Hockey: Hellebuyck, Tkachuk the stars in Jets vs. Flames - Winnipeg | Globalnews.ca