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How much will the Red Wings rely on Black Aces like Tomas Tatar? (Image via Kat)

Tomas Tatar The New Jiri Hudler?

As one Czechoslovakian winger leaves Detroit, another steps in. Last night was Tomas Tatar’s season debut in a Red Wings sweater against Calgary, and it was also Jiri Hudler’s debut […]

by · February 6, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames, Detroit Red Wings, Player Profiles
Miikka Kiprusoff. (Icon SMI)

Calgary Flames beat Detroit, lose Miikka Kiprusoff to injury

It was an evening of mixed results for the Calgary Flames on Tuesday. The Flames played their second road game of the 2012-13 season and captured their second win by […]

by · February 6, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames
Jarome Iginla is no longer a Calgary Flame. (Jerome Miron-US PRESSWIRE)

Five reasons why the Calgary Flames are better than their record

Two weeks after the beginning of the 2012-13 National Hockey League season, the Calgary Flames have one win in six games. Sitting with a 1-3-2 record, and just four of […]

by · February 3, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames
Flames goaltender Leland Irving (middle, facing) is now the #2 man in the organization. (Photo: Christopher Ralph)

Leland Irving: Flames new back-up ready at a moment’s notice

After several seasons trying to make his mark, goaltender Leland Irving has finally landed in the National Hockey League. Following a week-long training camp, the netminder was named as the […]

by · January 31, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames
Lee Stempniak. (Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

Stempniak keeps Calgary Flames afloat in turbulent first week

After an abbreviated training camp, the Calgary Flames began the 2012-13 NHL season on a Sunday afternoon, a little less than 24 hours after most of the rest of the […]

by · January 28, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames
Sven Baertschi. (Brace Hemmelgarn-US PRESSWIRE)

What, Me Flames Blogger?

Dear Jay Feaster: Hi. Yes, it’s me. THAT guy. The guy who is an Oilers blogger, but on this site, I’m a Flames blogger. Please Flames fans, don’t stop reading […]

by · January 26, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames
Curtis Glencross (Icon SMI)

Despite comeback, winless Flames fall to Ducks 5-4

In a game that played out almost exactly opposite to the night before, the Calgary Flames dropped their second home game in as many nights with a 5-4 setback to […]

by · January 22, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames
Mikael Backlund has made an immediate impact on the Flames' lineup since returning from an injury, and fantasy managers should definitely consider adding the forward. (Icon SMI)

Flames Tease with Strong First Period in Season Opener

The abbreviated season brought about by the NHL lockout will have numerous effects that traditional 82-game regular seasons do not have.  As the NHL season is limited to 48 games, […]

by · January 21, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames
Johnny Gaudreau (Kim Klement-US PRESSWIRE)

One-on-one with Calgary Flames top prospect Johnny Gaudreau

Two years ago, the Calgary Flames selected left winger Johnny Gaudreau at the 2011 NHL Entry Draft. Selected in the middle of the draft’s fourth round, the pick raised few […]

by · January 21, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames
Sven Baertschi has graduated from the AHL and will start the NHL season in Calgary. (Ross Bonander/THW)

Calgary Flames set 2013 opening night roster

The Calgary Flames made a handful of roster moves on Friday as they finalized their roster to begin the 2013 National Hockey League season. WHO’S OUT Brett Carson and Paul […]

by · January 19, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames
Flames back-up goalie Henrik Karlsson was placed on waivers on Thursday morning. (Anne-Marie Sorvin-US PRESSWIRE)

Flames prepare for final cuts at training camp

The pieces began to start moving across the proverbial chess board on Thursday at the Scotiabank Saddledome, as the Calgary Flames prepared to cut down to their 23-man opening night […]

by · January 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames
Mikael Backlund has made an immediate impact on the Flames' lineup since returning from an injury, and fantasy managers should definitely consider adding the forward. (Icon SMI)

Backlund Shines on Fourth Day of Flames Camp

Training camp hit its mid-way point at the Scotiabank Saddledome on Wednesday and the Calgary Flames celebrated by holding a scrimmage. Day four of 2013 training camp was punctuated by […]

by · January 16, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames