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Calgary Flames: Commence Project Regression

The Calgary Flames have been a favorite topic for the analytics community this season. Or, maybe more accurately, the Calgary Flames’ regression prospects have been a favorite battlefield between the […]

by · December 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Advanced Stats, Calgary Flames
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Calgary Flames Losing Streak Hits Eight

Hi. My name is Chris Kayaniotes… and I’m a Calgary Flames fan. Now this has not always been an easy admission. And the timing is not necessarily great either right now […]

by · December 22, 2014 · 1 comment · Calgary Flames
T.J. Brodie is part of a defensive group that definitely jumps into offensive play. (Rob Grabowski-USA TODAY Sports)

T.J. Brodie: Robin to Mark Giordano’s Batman

Much has been made of Calgary Flames’ defenseman Mark Giordano’s start to the season and rightfully so. The Flames’ captain leads NHL defensemen in scoring to the tune of 31 […]

by · December 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
Bob Hartley. (Sergei Belski-USA TODAY Sports)

Flames Make Smart Move, Extend Bob Hartley

It’s easy to like Bob Hartley. He’s very affable. He makes jokes before scrums. Heck, half the time he has a wacky sound-bite or quote that he trots out for […]

by · December 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
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Inside the Unlikely Success of the Calgary Flames

The Calgary Flames should not be this good. This is a common refrain throughout the National Hockey League. It’s extolled by many on both sides of the aisle; the hardcore […]

by · December 9, 2014 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
Bob Hartley. (Sergei Belski-USA TODAY Sports)

Bob Hartley Hits 400 Win Plateau

On the evening of December 4, 2014, Calgary Flames head coach Bob Hartley joined some elite company, and did so in dramatic fashion. Calgary’s 4-3 overtime victory over the Colorado […]

by · December 5, 2014 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
Mark Giordano (Dustin Bradford/Icon SMI)

The Battle of Alberta: A Tale of Two Rebuilds

As the 2014-15 National Hockey League season moves head-long towards the one-third mark of the schedule, two questions are emanating out of the province of Alberta. “Why are the Calgary […]

by · December 4, 2014 · 1 comment · Calgary Flames
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Biggest Flames Prospect Comes To Calgary

You can’t teach size. That’s the mantra partially driving the Calgary Flames’ drafting and development over the past few seasons. The notion is that you can hire coaches to help […]

by · December 1, 2014 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames, Prospects
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The Flames Files: Weeks Seven & Eight In Review

It’s a good time to be a Flames fan. With three games played at home and three games played on the road, the Flames came out of the last two […]

by · December 1, 2014 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
Bob Hartley. (Sergei Belski-USA TODAY Sports)

A Brief History of Flames Coaches and GMs

With the success of the Calgary Flames and the progression of the club’s rebuild under current head coach Bob Hartley, a lot of ink has been spent of late discussing […]

by · November 28, 2014 · 1 comment · Calgary Flames
Mark Giordano (Dustin Bradford/Icon SMI)

Game of Numbers: Calgary Flames Edition

The Game of Numbers is an exclusive THW series looking at upcoming milestones around the NHL. Each team will be looked at individually in three parts – individual player milestones, […]

by · November 26, 2014 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
T.J. Brodie is part of a defensive group that definitely jumps into offensive play. (Rob Grabowski-USA TODAY Sports)

5 Reasons for the Calgary Flames Early Success

In the Calgary Flames locker room – in the back away from the public area where the media congregates – there is a big board. And on that board are […]

by · November 22, 2014 · 1 comment · Calgary Flames