Mikael Backlund has been one of Calgary's key offensive contributors as of late and could be a useful pick-up as he is seeing top-six minutes. (Icon SMI)

Mikael Backlund Steps Up In Calgary – A Sign of Things to Come?

As the Calgary Flames rebuild has kicked into gear this season, the club has featured three former first round picks prominently in its roster. However, the three men have taken […]

by · December 27, 2013 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
The Flames Files: Week Twelve In Review

The Flames Files: Week Twelve In Review

Game 1 One week after Jarome Iginla’s emotional return to Calgary, the Flames and Bruins faced each other once again. This time it was in Boston, and this time it […]

by · December 23, 2013 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
Brian Burke’s Big Bad Flames?

Brian Burke’s Big Bad Flames?

Brian Burke is the new General Manager of the Calgary Flames. For how long, who knows? After firing GM Jay Feaster and Assistant GM John Weisbrod Dec. 12, he said […]

by · December 21, 2013 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
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7 Candidates For Calgary’s New General Manager

After two months with the organization, Calgary Flames president of hockey operations Brian Burke pulled the proverbial rip-cord last week, firing general manager Jay Feaster and assistant GM John Weisbrod. […]

by · December 20, 2013 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
The Flames Files: Week Eleven In Review

The Flames Files: Week Eleven In Review

A four-game stretch for the Calgary Flames went relatively well in the eleventh week of the NHL season, but pretty much all games were overshadowed by the first one, played […]

by · December 17, 2013 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
Brian Burke talking to TSN in 2009 (Wikipedia Commons)

Flip-flop Flames Still Don’t Trust Burke With The Wheel

The writing was on the wall for Jay Feaster the minute Brian Burke arrived in town. It was difficult to see how the two were going to work together despite […]

by · December 13, 2013 · 3 comments · Calgary Flames
Brian Burke made an unsuccessful attempt to reach Bobby Ryan and explain his insulting comments about the winger.(Rick Osentoski-US PRESSWIRE)

Calgary Flames Fire Jay Feaster

In a move that’s been anticipated since his hiring, today Calgary Flames president of hockey operations Brian Burke has fired general manager Jay Feaster. Assistant general manager John Weisbrod was […]

by · December 12, 2013 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
The Flames Files: Week Ten In Review

The Flames Files: Week Ten In Review

There’s one thing that can be said about the Calgary Flames: they may be one of the worst teams in the league at the moment, but it’s not from a […]

by · December 9, 2013 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
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Lance Bouma Finding His Niche In Calgary

As the Calgary Flames leap head-long into their long-awaited rebuild, a lot of attention has been placed upon some of the team’s top young prospects. However, while Sean Monahan and […]

by · December 9, 2013 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
Calgary Flames Burning Questions: Looking Into the Future

Calgary Flames Burning Questions: Looking Into the Future

If a team is out of the playoff picture by the U.S. Thanksgiving, the odds of making it are not good. The Calgary Flames are 14 points off the pace […]

by · December 6, 2013 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
T.J. Brodie  (Rob Grabowski-USA TODAY Sports)

The Flames Files: Week Nine In Review

A grueling set of matchups faced the Calgary Flames in Week 9 of the NHL season: the two most recent Stanley Cup winning teams, and a California team whose arena […]

by · December 3, 2013 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
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Abbotsford Heat: The Hottest Team In the AHL

Through the first quarter of the 2013-14 American Hockey League season, the Abbotsford Heat are the hottest team in the league. This a tad surprising, you could argue, when you […]

by · November 28, 2013 · 1 comment · AHL, Calgary Flames