Flames' Nazem Kadri brings Stanley Cup to hometown for special celebration

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LONDON, Ont. — The Calgary FlamesNazem Kadri will be bringing the Stanley Cup to his hometown today.

Kadri, 31, won it for the first time with the Colorado Avalanche this past season.

The Cup celebration will begin at 12 p.m. ET from London Muslim Mosque and head to Victoria Park.

The forward had a career year in assists (59) and points (87) in his third and final season with the Avalanche, while his 28 goals were the second-best total of his career.

He added seven goals and eight assists for 15 points in 16 post-season games during Colorado’s title run.

Kadri signed a seven-year, US$49 million deal with the Flames last week.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Aug. 27, 2022.

Abdulhamid Ibrahim, The Canadian Press