Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Calgary Flames, Boston Bruins to Play Pre-Season Games in China in September

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Calgary Flames, Boston Bruins to Play Pre-Season Games in China in September

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Flames, Bruins to square off in China

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CALGARY - The Calgary Flames and Boston Bruins will square off in a pair of NHL pre-season games in China in September.

The Flames and Bruins will clash Sept. 15 in Shenzhen and Sept. 19 in Beijing.

"I think this is going to be a great experience for our guys," Flames general manager Brad Treliving said Wednesday in a statement.

"This is a great opportunity for us to experience a different culture while showcasing our league and our product."

The Vancouver Canucks and Los Angeles Kings played pre-season games in the same Chinese cities in 2017.

"Any time you can get together on a trip like this it goes a long way in building chemistry as a team," Flames centre Sean Monahan said.

"I don't think people realize how big of a deal this is. …

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