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Calgary Flames 2014-15 Preview: Goaltenders

When the Calgary Flames broke camp last season, it was in the immediate aftermath of the retirement of Miikka Kiprusoff. With the team’s all-time best netminder gone, there were questions […]

by · September 25, 2014 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
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5 Prospects That Could Make The Calgary Flames

As the club hits the second year of their rebuild, the Calgary Flames have a new general manager in Brad Treliving and a bunch of new veterans. But while the […]

by · September 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames, Prospects
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Flames’ Bennett Making Strides at Young Stars

Sam Bennett looked a step behind the competition in Calgary’s opener of the Young Stars prospects tournament in Penticton. Well, more like a half-step behind. Either way, the Flames’ top […]

by · September 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames, Prospects
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Benefits Of The NHL Bromance

Sidney Crosby had Mario Lemieux. Steven Stamkos had Martin St. Louis. Erik Karlsson had Daniel Alfredsson. There’s no doubt that having a mentor on their team fine-tunes a young player’s […]

by · September 11, 2014 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
Heatherington tries to emulate his game after Robyn Regehr. (Rob Grabowski-USA TODAY Sports)

11 of the 2004 Calgary Flames Are Still Playing

For fans of the Calgary Flames, there are really two teams that are remembered fondly in the heart-of-hearts. The first is rather obvious: the 1989 Stanley Cup team, when Cliff […]

by · September 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
Johnny Gaudreau (Kim Klement-US PRESSWIRE)

Veteran-Laden Roster Part of the Flames Plan

The Calgary Flames entered the 2013-14 season with low expectations. Against all odds, by virtue of a strong team concept and a stellar work ethic, the team arguably over-achieved and […]

by · September 3, 2014 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
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The 5 Most Important Goals in Calgary Flames History

The Calgary Flames have been a part of the National Hockey League for more than three decades, and over their tenure in the league they’ve accumulated a fair amount of […]

by · September 1, 2014 · 1 comment · Calgary Flames
Connor McDavid: Will Carolina win the lottery? (Aaron Bell/OHL Images)

Changes to NHL Draft Affects Rebuilding Flames

The timing of the NHL’s decision to make changes to the Entry Draft and the way teams get their picks couldn’t be worse for the Calgary Flames. Changes to Draft […]

Coyotes Asst GM Brad Treliving

The Calgary Flames Are Quietly Having a Great Summer

It’s been a long time since the hockey community could look at anything the Calgary Flames did without a great deal of confusion. Nearly four years of counter-intuitive decisions from the […]

by · August 25, 2014 · 2 comments · Calgary Flames, Prospects
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Flames’ Mason Raymond Comes In At Full Speed

When Mason Raymond, the speedy winger, was let go by the Vancouver Canucks in 2012 things looked bleak. There were no offers, no phone calls, and it wasn’t until he […]

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)

Underrated Trio Drives Calgary Flames Rebuild

Heading into the 2013-14 season, you could’ve been forgiven if you didn’t give the Calgary Flames much of a chance to be competitive. First off, the NHL’s realignment placed the […]

by · August 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
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Calgary Flames Offseason Report – Developing Defense

With the Calgary Flames’ upswing into a rebuild, most of the attention thus far has been placed on the young, promising and extremely skilled forwards who are changing the face […]

by · August 7, 2014 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames