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Michael Ferland Lighting Physical Fire For Calgary Flames

Michael Ferland may not be a household name to the casual NHL fan, but he is one of Calgary’s playoff heroes. In the Flames’ first-round series against the hated Vancouver […]

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)

Why Mikael Backlund Should Stop Guaranteeing Wins

View image | gettyimages.com “There’s no way we’re losing at home,” Backlund told the Calgary Sun after the Flames dropped game five to the Canucks. Not surprisingly, this momentary lapse […]

by · April 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
Sam Bennett has fit right in with the Flames in what is one of the toughest first-round series. (Sergei Belski-USA TODAY Sports)

The 7 Best Calgary Flames Stats From Round 1

Saturday night the Calgary Flames bested the Vancouver Canucks for the final time this season, clinching their opening round series and setting up a second round battle against the Anaheim […]

The Flames and Canucks have had a heated series thus far. (Sergei Belski - USA Today)

Game 6 is Most Important Game Yet for Flames

Each playoff, each round and nearly each series bring along with them moments of truth. A game where one team has to slay the proverbial dragon and prove that they deserve […]

The Flames and Canucks have had a heated series thus far. (Sergei Belski - USA Today)

Week 1: Five Noteworthy Numbers From the NHL Playoffs

Hockey, like any sport, is a game of numbers. From milestones to missed opportunities to stellar performances when it counts the most. Here in the 2014-15 NHL playoffs, numbers and […]

The Flames and Canucks have had a heated series thus far. (Sergei Belski - USA Today)

Offense Running Dry For Canucks

Canucks Offense Doused In Series Against Flames View image | gettyimages.com The Vancouver Canucks amassed a respectable 101 points during the regular season, and their 48 wins marks the fifth most in team history, […]

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Flames Drafting and Development On Display In Playoffs

One of the most commonly-used axioms in the hockey world is “you have to build through the draft.” In a salary cap era, you can occasionally grab valuable pieces off […]

by · April 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
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History Shows Hartley Picks Fights With Canucks

Canucks Aren’t Strangers to Hartley’s Antics  The Canucks and Flames series shifts to Calgary, for the first playoff game in six years at the Scotiabank Saddledome, at a 1-1 tie after an […]

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Flames Poised to Continue Success for Seasons to Come

The Calgary Flames organization can rest easy knowing this season has been a success. While the players and coaches continue to pursue Lord Stanley’s Cup, the front office can look […]

by · April 18, 2015 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
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Is Playing Sam Bennett a Good Move?

View image | gettyimages.com The surprise announcement before game one last Wednesday was that Sam Bennett, the fourth overall draft pick in the 2014 NHL draft, would be in the […]

by · April 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
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Fresh is Best for Sedin Twins in Playoffs

Vancouver Will Need Henrik and Daniel to Lead Offense  If Vancouver plans to head out to Calgary for game three with a series split, they’re going to need their most productive […]

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Can Johnny Gaudreau Be Johnny Playoffs?

The playoffs are here! Tonight the 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs get underway and on tonight’s slate of games will be Johnny Gaudreau and the Calgary Flames visiting the Vancouver Canucks […]

by · April 15, 2015 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames