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Flames GM believes in core group following playoff elimination

Top line of Gaudreau, Monahan, Lindholm combined for five points in series loss to Avalanche

by Aaron Vickers / NHL.com Correspondent

CALGARY -- The Calgary Flames' core will remain intact and has a chance to win in the future despite losing to the Colorado Avalanche in five games in the Western Conference First Round.

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Flames' lack of scoring from top line led to playoff elimination

Struggles of Gaudreau, Monahan, Lindholm among reasons for five-game loss to Avalanche

by Aaron Vickers / NHL.com Correspondent

The Calgary Flames' hopes of making a long run in the 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs ended with a five-game loss to the Colorado Avalanche in the Western Conference First Round.

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First Round

Avalanche advanced in playoffs thanks to top scorers

MacKinnon, Rantanen, Landeskog fuel first-round win against Flames

by Rick Sadowski / NHL.com Correspondent

The Colorado Avalanche advanced to the second round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs for the first time since 2008 with a five-game victory in the best-of-7 Western Conference First Round against the Calgary Flames. Colorado lost Game 1 4-0 but won the next four, including a series-clinching 5-1 win in Game 5 on Friday, and outscored Calgary 17-7 in those wins.

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First Round

Flames' lack of production from top players critical in playoff exit

Gaudreau, Monahan combined for three points against Avalanche

by Dave Stubbs @Dave_Stubbs / NHL.com Columnist

CALGARY -- The foothills of the Rocky Mountains are a majestic sight on the distant horizon west of Calgary. The snow-capped peaks are also symbolic today, given the impossible climb the Calgary Flames faced in their bid not to be buried by the Colorado Avalanche.

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Top two NHL teams out in first round of playoffs for first time

Flames eliminated by Avalanche after Lightning swept by Blue Jackets

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The top two teams entering the Stanley Cup Playoffs have been eliminated in the first round for the first time since the NHL expansion of 1967-68.

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Avalanche win Western series, top Flames in Game 5

Four players have three points, Grubauer makes 28 saves for Colorado

by Aaron Vickers / NHL.com Correspondent

Wilson nets second on power play

COL@CGY, Gm5: MacKinnon sets up Wilson for PPG

R1, Gm5: Colin Wilson gets position in the slot and redirects in Nathan MacKinnon's feed on the power play for his second goal of the game

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CALGARY -- The Colorado Avalanche advanced to the Western Conference Second Round with a 5-1 win against the Calgary Flames in Game 5 of the first round at Scotiabank Saddledome on Friday.

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5 Keys: Avalanche at Flames, Game 5

Colorado tries to advance with fourth straight win; Calgary scratches Neal looking to avoid elimination

by Aaron Vickers / NHL.com Correspondent

AVALANCHE at FLAMES

10 p.m. ET; NBCSN, CBC, SN, TVAS, ALT

Best-of-7 series, Colorado leads 3-1

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First Round

Neal will be healthy scratch for Flames in Game 5 against Avalanche

Forward has no points, is minus-3; Calgary needs win to extend series

by Aaron Vickers / NHL.com Correspondent

CALGARY -- James Neal will be a healthy scratch for the Calgary Flames when they try to avoid elimination in Game 5 of the Western Conference First Round against the Colorado Avalanche at Scotiabank Saddledome on Friday (10 p.m. ET; NBCSN, CBC, TVAS, SN, ALT).

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Weekes on the Web

Friday Four: Blue Jackets proving doubters wrong

NHL Network's Weekes also discusses Islanders, Hurricanes, Avalanche

by Kevin Weekes @KevinWeekes / NHL Network Analyst

Each Friday throughout the season Kevin Weekes will bring you his Friday Four. He will be blogging about four players, teams, plays, or trends that have caught his eye.

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Avalanche seek 'best effort yet' to finish off Flames in Game 5

Have won three straight in Western series behind Rantanen

by Rick Sadowski / NHL.com Correspondent

DENVER -- The Colorado Avalanche are intent on closing out the Calgary Flames in Game 5 of the Western Conference First Round at Scotiabank Saddledome on Friday (10 p.m. ET; NBCSN, CBC, SN, TVAS, ALT).

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