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Bob Hartley. (Sergei Belski-USA TODAY Sports)

The Calgary Flames: The NHL’s Card-Counters

As the season winds down, the Calgary Flames are hovering around the playoff picture. Their success has been well-documented, as has the perception that it’s a bit befuddling considering the […]

by · March 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
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The Flames Files: Pushing For The Playoffs

It’s time to get down to business. The Calgary Flames only have 9 games left in the regular season and are sitting at 8th place in the Western conference, balancing […]

by · March 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
Bob Hartley. (Sergei Belski-USA TODAY Sports)

Meaningful Spring Hockey Returns to Calgary

Life in southern Alberta is generally in tune with the seasons and the weather. Aside from periodic chinook winds that temporarily melt the city’s snow, residents of Calgary are typically […]

by · March 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
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Pacific Division Predictions: How Will It End?

Overview We are just 22 days away from the conclusion of this regular season. Even though every team in the Western Conference has fewer than 12 games remaining, the playoff […]

Mark Giordano (Dustin Bradford/Icon SMI)

The Flames Soldier On Without Mark Giordano

The Calgary Flames have had a miraculous 2014-15 season. Pegged by most analysts to be among the National Hockey League’s worst teams and projected to fall to the bottom of […]

by · March 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
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Flames Off-Season Additions Share Common Trait

The Calgary Flames entered this past summer with a bit of a problem. Their first rebuilding season had gone reasonably well, given their injury troubles and their general lack of […]

by · March 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
Sven Baertschi (Ross Bonander/THW)

Baertschi Pushed out of Calgary, Gets a Fresh Start with Canucks

When Sven Baertschi came over from the Swiss-B league and lit up the Portland Winterhawks as a rookie, the Flames ended up drafting him 13th overall in 2011 with hopes […]

Sven Baertschi. (Brace Hemmelgarn-US PRESSWIRE)

The Flames Files: Severing Ties With Sven

Well, it finally happened. The rocky relationship between the Calgary Flames and Sven Baertschi is now over. Since picking up the young Swiss winger in 2011 (ranked to be the […]

by · March 2, 2015 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
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The Flames Files: Saying Goodbye To Glencross

After seven seasons, 5 injuries, 418 games and 242 points, Curtis Glencross’s time with the Calgary Flames has come to an end. On Sunday, March 1st, it was announced that […]

by · March 2, 2015 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
Matt Stajan (Jeanine Leech/Icon SMI)

Calgary’s Matt Stajan Shares His Trade Experience

The National Hockey League’s trade deadline can be a stressful time for everybody – coaches, scouts, media, management and, above all else, players. Players from virtually every background and experience […]

by · February 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
Karri Ramo has been stellar in goal for the Flames as of late, and much like Andrew Hammond, Ramo might be rolled out by his team if he keeps up his current level of play. (Candice Ward-USA TODAY Sports)

Q & A with Karri Ramo of the Calgary Flames

The Calgary Flames are one of the surprises of the 2014-15 NHL season and a main reason for their contention for a playoff spot has been defense and goaltending. One […]

by · February 26, 2015 · 2 comments · Calgary Flames
Mark Giordano (Dustin Bradford/Icon SMI)

Losing Mark Giordano Could Be Flames’ Kryptonite

View image | The Calgary Flames have turned many doubters into believers this season. With their consistent play throughout the year, the Flames have put themselves right into the […]

by · February 26, 2015 · 2 comments · Calgary Flames, Injury Report