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Sebastian Collberg – The Next Ones: NHL 2012 Draft Prospect Profile And Interview

Sebastian Collberg – The Next Ones: NHL 2012 Draft Prospect Profile And Interview

 Sebastian Collberg THW Close-Up: Date of birth: 2/23/1994 Place of birth:  Mariestad, SWE Ht:  5’11″ Wt: 174 Shoots: Right Position: RW/LW NHL Draft Eligibility: 2012 1st year eligible THW Ranking (May): […]

Calgary Flames unveil new bench boss

Calgary Flames unveil new bench boss

The Calgary Flames unveiled new head coach Bob Hartley to the local media at a press conference at the Scotiabank Saddledome early Thursday afternoon. General manager Jay Feaster was full […]

by · May 31, 2012 · 1 comment · Calgary Flames
Flames hire Bob Hartley as head coach

Flames hire Bob Hartley as head coach

After weeks of speculation and searching, the Calgary Flames have found their man. The club announced on Thursday morning that they have hired Bob Hartley as the team’s 15th head […]

by · May 31, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames
Hartley will be named the Habs' next head coach

Bob Hartley- Calgary Flames Hire The Zürich Miracle Man

Bob Hartley will be remembered in Zürich, Switzerland for a long time to come. The former Colorado Avalanche and Atlanta Thrashers coach performed a miracle in the Swiss NLA championship, taking […]

Ken Holland (left) has been an inspiration for many NHL General Managers (Rick Osentoski-US PRESSWIRE)

Brian Burke in Toronto: His 5 Worst Transactions

While Brian Burke has done some very good things in trying to rebuild the Leafs into a playoff team, there is also the flipside – he’s also made some terrible […]

David Clarkson (Icon SMI)

Women In Fantasy Hockey: Give The Devil Her Due.

Yes it is time for another edition of “Women In Fantasy Hockey”. This is a bit more of a lighthearted piece but nonetheless has a lot of blunt common sense. […]

by · May 24, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Calgary Flames, Fantasy, Los Angeles Kings
Sven Bartschi (gzbhow/Flickr)

2012 NHL Draft: a look at the Calgary Flames

One year ago, newly-promoted Calgary Flames general manager Jay Feaster went to the podium at the Xcel Energy Center and pulled a rabbit out of his hat. Drafting 13th overall […]

by · May 23, 2012 · 1 comment · Calgary Flames, Prospects
Dion Phaneuf (Rich Kane/Icon SMI)

Brian Burke in Toronto: His 5 Best Transactions

Brian Burke has been with Toronto since November, 2008. For many, he came to a team that had precious little desirable talent playing at the NHL level, and the franchise was lacking […]

Nail Yakupov: explosive for Russia at 2012 World Juniors {Alyonka Larionov Photography}

2012 NHL Mock Draft: Memorial Cup Edition – 2 Rounds

  The actual 2012 NHL Entry Draft takes place on June 22nd-23rd in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania. Every year it seems I contemplate whether or not to go through the intriguing yet […]

Miikka Kiprusoff {Photo: mark6mauno - Flickr}

Flames’ Success Starts With Miikka Kiprusoff

As the Calgary Flames continue to evaluate their options for this summer, including evaluating coaching candidates and preparing for the impending June 2012 Entry Draft in Pittsburgh, one pillar of […]

by · May 17, 2012 · 4 comments · Calgary Flames
The Heat submitted an improved performance despite a Game 4 loss [Courtesy: SendtoNews]

Abbotsford Heat on brink of elimination after Game 4 loss

The Abbotsford Heat did everything but win on Tuesday night. The Heat outshot the Toronto Marlies 36 to 17, dominated much of the 5 on 5 game and dialed up their […]

by · May 9, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Calgary Flames
Max Reinhart is one of several key new faces in the Abbotsford Heat line-up this season. (Photo courtesy: SendtoNews)

Toronto Marlies take 2-1 series lead in Abbotsford

Home is supposed to be a place where good things happen. For the Abbotsford Heat, in search of a bounce back win, home wasn’t quite as kind on Saturday night. […]

by · May 6, 2012 · 1 comment · AHL, Calgary Flames