Tag: Flames

Oilers Down Flames to Win Battle of Alberta and Advance to WCF

Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl dominated the first playoff Battle of Alberta in 31 years. It was fitting Edmonton’s dynamic duo combined to end it. McDavid scored off a slick Draisaitl setup at 5:03 of overtime Thursday as the Oilers defeated the Calgary Flames 5-4 to win their second-round series 4-1. “Hard to put into…


Liberty, EMU Finally Meet Again in LendingTree Bowl

Liberty and Eastern Michigan have the same 7-5 records, but the Flames and Eagles definitely have different bowl histories entering their matchup in the LendingTree Bowl on Saturday in Mobile, Ala. An independent program, Liberty will be making its third straight bowl appearance and will also be seeking its third consecutive bowl victory. The Flames…


Good Samaritan Sees Building Collapse, Climbs Into Rubble to Pull Elderly Couple out Alive

One Philadelphia man is thanking God for putting him in the right place at the right time after he pulled an elderly couple from a collapsed building in West Kensington. David Velazquez was driving with his cousin Kathy to pick up his son from a friend’s house on the night of Sept. 2. They were near…


Teen Finds Elderly Woman in Burning House, Rushes in Risking His Own Life, Saving Hers

A grieving teenager, Marcus Evans, 19, risked his own safety to run into a house that was on fire to save the life of an elderly woman. Evans, who lost his own mother two years ago to cancer, is glad he could be there for the woman. “I couldn’t save my own mother so I…