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Flames players take train to Washington in 1950s style (PHOTOS)

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Rob Williams Nov 19, 2017 12:26 pm 511

This is how to ride in style.

With Sunday off, the Calgary Flames decided to forego their usual charter after Saturday’s game in Philadelphia, opting for the train to Washington for Monday’s game against the Capitals.

Train was a common mode of transportation for the NHL teams back in the day, so this inspired a fun theme.

Naturally, the Flames decked out in full 1950s style.

The train ride was made a bit more fun with a win – 5-4 in overtime – in Philadelphia.

Here’s a look at some of the best photos posted on social media:

Thanks @eleveelifestyle for helping us out with our 50’s suits!!

A post shared by Johnny Gaudreau (@johngaudreau03) on

Back in the 50's for the day!

A post shared by Matthew Tkachuk (@matthew_tkachuk) on

A post shared by Micheal Ferland (@ferdaddy79) on

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Rob Williams
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