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Why Jarome Iginla Needs a Stanley Cup Ring

Jarome Iginla is a very good hockey player in the midst of a very good career. The past two seasons have seen him hit some pretty big milestones. During the […]

by · April 30, 2012 · 1 comment · Calgary Flames, Player Profiles
Essential Hockey Read: Behind The Moves

Essential Hockey Read: Behind The Moves

The Essential Hockey Read & Reference: Behind The Moves: NHL General Managers Tell how Winners are Built by Jason Farris (Foreward by Brian Burke) Like a Datsyukian breakaway clinical finish, […]

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Evaluating Calgary’s Expiring Contracts

Since the Calgary Flames closed out their regular season and headed into a playoff-free spring for the third consecutive year, the fan base and local sports media did not have […]

by · April 17, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames
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Season over, Flames now look for answers

Calgary Flames general manager Jay Feaster opened his media availability on Tuesday morning with an apology to Flames fans and ownership over what he termed a “disappointing” performance by the […]

by · April 10, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Calgary Flames
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Calgary Flames Round-Up: 2011-12 year-end awards

It’s hard to be particularly upbeat as an outlet that covers the Calgary Flames when the club has been on the outside of the playoff picture for the third consecutive […]

by · April 10, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames
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What Trading Jarome Iginla Would Mean

  This Monday served as the cruel epilogue for the 2011-2012 Calgary Flames season as the team gathered for the final time to clean out their lockers and conduct exit […]

by · April 9, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames
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Flames finish strong, worsen draft position

THE STATS LINE 37-29-16 record [17th overall (in points percentage)] 2.43 goals-for per game [24th overall] 2.65 goals-against per game [14th overall] 17.7% power-play success rate [13th overall] 84.3% penalty-kill […]

by · April 9, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames
The NHL Draft Lottery system requires revamping

Fixing the NHL Entry Draft Lottery System: Playoff For Number One

NEW YORK/TORONTO – For the eighteenth time* since its inception in 1995, the National Hockey League Draft Drawing, a weighted system to determine the order of selection for the first […]

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Five candidates to coach the Flames in 2012-13

After three seasons outside of the Stanley Cup playoffs, the Calgary Flames head coach Brent Sutter will reach the end of his contract at the end of the regular season. […]

by · April 6, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames
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Time for Rebuild in Calgary

It has been a long time coming, but the need for a complete blow-up in Calgary has never been so evident.   After another loss to Vancouver on Saturday night […]

by · April 6, 2012 · 2 comments · Calgary Flames
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A failing core? Flames miss the playoffs for a third straight year

THE STATS LINE 35-29-16 record [20th overall (in points percentage)] 2.39 goals-for per game [25th overall] 2.66 goals-against per game [15th overall] 18.2% power-play success rate [11th overall] 84.0% penalty-kill […]

by · April 3, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames
Don’t Shut the Door on Brent Sutter

Don’t Shut the Door on Brent Sutter

After Saturday’s overtime loss to the hated Vancouver Canucks, the Calgary Flames were officially eliminated from post-season contention for the third consecutive season. This should simply prove that something is […]

by · April 2, 2012 · 4 comments · Calgary Flames