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North Standings

Team W-L-OTL Pts
35-14-7 77
35-19-2 72
30-23-3 63
24-21-11 59
26-27-3 55
23-28-5 51
23-29-4 50

2020 Stats

STATS A
Assists
P
Points
+/-
Plus-Minus Goals Scored For or Against Total
TOI/G
Time On Ice Per Game
PM
Penalty Minutes
Regular Season 4 8 -5 11:22 24

Top Brett Ritchie News

  • Flames' Brett Ritchie: Snags one-year contract

    Ritchie signed a one-year, $900,000 deal with the Flames on Thursday.

    Ritchie hasn't gotten close to replicating his 2016-17 numbers when he garnered 16 goals and 24 points in 78 games with the Stars. Since then, the 28-year-old winger has cracked the 10-point threshold just once, including managing a mere eight points in 32 games this year. The Ontario native shouldn't be expected to offer much fantasy value this year and figures to serve primarily in a bottom-six role.

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  • Flames' Brett Ritchie: Career-high three points in finale

    Ritchie produced a goal and two assists with two shots in Wednesday's 6-2 win over the Canucks.

    Ritchie entered the game with just five points in 31 games, but blew up in the season finale with the first three-point performance of his seven-year NHL career. His wrister from the slot gave the Flames a 4-0 lead 5:14 into the second period, and he also picked up assists on goals by Dillon Dube and Connor Mackey. The 27-year-old Ritchie had four goals and four assists in 32 games on the year and is slated to be an unrestricted free agent this summer.

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  • Flames' Brett Ritchie: Pots third goal

    Ritchie registered a goal on his only shot Saturday in a 5-2 win over the Canadiens.

    Ritchie trailed Derek Ryan's partial breakaway and buried his teammate's pass to give the Flames a 4-2 lead less than five minutes into the third period. Ritchie ended a five-game point skid with the goal, which was just his third tally all season.

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  • Flames' Brett Ritchie: Nets insurance tally

    Ritchie scored a goal on three shots and added four hits in Saturday's 5-0 win over the Oilers.

    Ritchie scored the Flames' fifth goal at 13:30 of the third period, providing a bit of insurance. It's just his second tally and fourth point in 17 appearances this season. The tough winger has added 21 shots on net, 67 hits and a minus-6 rating. He's mostly played in a fourth-line role as head coach Darryl Sutter tries to juggle his line combinations to help kick-start the team's offense.

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  • Flames' Brett Ritchie: Good to go Saturday

    Ritchie (lower body) took line rushes and will return to the lineup Saturday versus the Jets, Pat Steinberg of Sportsnet 960 The Fan reports.

    Ritchie is expected to resume a second-line assignment alongside Sean Monahan and Johnny Gaudreau. The 27-year-old Ritchie missed three contests with his injury. Dillon Dube will exit the lineup to make room for Ritchie.

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  • Flames' Brett Ritchie: Still sidelined

    Ritchie (lower body) remains unavailable ahead of Wednesday's game versus Ottawa, Pat Steinberg of Sportsnet 960 The Fan reports.

    Ritchie will miss a second straight game Wednesday and remains without a clear-cut timetable for his return to action. The 27-year-old forward has tallied three points in 11 games this campaign.

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  • Flames' Brett Ritchie: Can't go Monday

    Ritchie (lower body) won't play in Monday's game versus the Senators.

    Ritchie is considered day-to-day, so he could return to the lineup for Wednesday's rematch against the Senators. The 27-year-old has posted three points and 42 hits through 11 games this year.

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  • Flames' Brett Ritchie: Collects helper

    Ritchie produced an assist, six hits and two shots on goal in Saturday's 3-1 win over the Canadiens.

    Ritchie broke his stick on a shift in the first period. The equipment staff got him a new twig, and he was able to use it to set up Sean Monahan's first of two goals in the game. Ritchie's helper was his third point in seven games with the Flames. He's added seven shots on net, 24 hits and six PIM. The 27-year-old is currently on a line with Monahan and Johnny Gaudreau under new head coach Darryl Sutter. While scoring isn't Ritchie's best attribute, he could have more chances to produce while in the top six.

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  • Flames' Brett Ritchie: Breaks out with two points

    Ritchie scored a goal and dished an assist in Thursday's 7-3 win over the Senators.

    The two points were Ritchie's first as a Flame. The 27-year-old forward seemed to benefit from the return of Derek Ryan from a broken finger. Ritchie has added five hits and two shots on net in addition to his two points in three outings this year. Thursday's performance likely earned him a bit more playing time going forward.

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  • Flames' Brett Ritchie: Returns to active roster

    Ritchie will be promoted to the Flames' active roster and play in Thursday's game versus Ottawa, Pat Steinberg of Sportsnet 960 The Fan reports.

    Ritchie's expected to skate on Calgary's fourth line Thursday. He's gone scoreless while posting a minus-2 rating through two games this campaign.

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  • Flames' Brett Ritchie: Down to taxi squad

    Ritchie was assigned to the taxi squad Saturday.

    This likely means Ritchie is not in the mix to play Saturday's game versus the Oilers. Glenn Gawdin or Buddy Robinson are likely to take a bottom-six assignment in place of Ritchie.

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  • Flames' Brett Ritchie: Back from taxi squad

    Ritchie was activated from the taxi squad for Friday's game versus the Oilers.

    Ritchie made his Flames debut Wednesday and logged three hits across 10:54 of ice time. He'll continue to add a physical presence to the lineup in the storied Battle of Alberta.

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  • Flames' Brett Ritchie: Drops to taxi squad

    Ritchie was sent to the taxi squad Thursday, per CapFriendly.

    Ritchie made his Flames debut in Wednesday's 5-1 loss to the Canucks. It's unclear if he'll jump back to the active roster, but they could use his grit for a home-and-home with the Oilers on Friday and Saturday.

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  • Flames' Brett Ritchie: Ascends to top level

    Ritchie was promoted from the taxi squad to the active roster Wednesday, per CapFriendly.

    Ritchie has yet to make his Flames debut after signing a two-way contract with the team in the offseason. If he enters the lineup, it will be to insert a physical edge, as he tallied 89 hits and six points over 27 games for the Bruins last season.

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  • Flames' Brett Ritchie: Brought up to taxi squad

    Ritchie was recalled from AHL Stockton to the taxi squad Wednesday.

    Ritchie has yet to make his Flames debut, and he'll likely stay out of the lineup unless a slew of injuries surface. Last year, the 27-year-old racked up six points and 89 hits over 27 games with the Bruins.

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  • Flames' Brett Ritchie: Shifts to taxi squad

    Ritchie was assigned to the taxi squad Saturday, Pat Steinberg of Sportsnet 960 The Fan reports.

    Ritchie has yet to make his Flames debut. The 27-year-old can continue practicing and traveling with the big club while on the taxi squad.

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  • Flames' Brett Ritchie: Promoted to active roster

    Ritchie was added to the active roster Friday, CBS Sports reports.

    Ritchie hasn't made his Flames debut yet, but he's bounced between the minors and taxi squad this season. He'll be eligible for Saturday's game against Vancouver, but the 6-foot-4 winger will likely be a healthy scratch.

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  • Flames' Brett Ritchie: Surfaces on taxi squad

    Ritchie was placed on the taxi squad Thursday.

    Ritchie recently was sent down to AHL Stockton, but he will see some time on the taxi squad for now. He has yet to make his Flames debut.

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  • Flames' Brett Ritchie: Returns to minors

    Ritchie was reassigned to AHL Stockton on Tuesday.

    Ritchie has yet to make an appearance with the Flames. The 27-year-old provides a physical presence, but he'll have a tough time earning a spot in the lineup with Milan Lucic and Zac Rinaldo serving similar roles. With the Flames' minor-league team operating out of Calgary this season, Ritchie should be expected to bounce between levels frequently.

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Player Bio

HT/WT: 6-3, 220 lbs
Birthplace: Orangeville, ON
Age: 28
Experience: 7
Shoots: Right