Post Tagged with: "Brian Burke"

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
Nick Ritchie (Terry Wilson/OHL Images)

Nick Ritchie: A Typical Maple Leaf

Don’t expect Peterborough Petes forward Nick Ritchie to slide past the top-10 mark in Friday’s NHL Entry Draft. The big left winger seems to have all the right tools to […]

The Scotiabank Saddledome (5of7/Flickr Creative Commons)

Why Do Cities Still Publicly Fund New NHL Arenas?

Brian Burke’s mouth, as it so often does, has made headlines in recent weeks concerning the Calgary Flames’ “embarrassing” home arena, the Saddledome. Burke’s call for a downtown stadium is […]

by · June 21, 2014 · 3 comments · News/Commentary
Brian Burke (Rick Osentoski-US PRESSWIRE)

Reignition: Calgary Flames Revamp Management Team

While the Calgary Flames have begun their rebuild on the ice, an even more extensive revitalization of the club as been underway off the ice. The process began in September, […]

by · June 13, 2014 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
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New Flames GM Brad Treliving Heads Right To Work

When the Calgary Flames ended their season, president of hockey operations Brian Burke indicated that the team was comfortable waiting until after the 2014 NHL Draft to hire their new […]

by · April 28, 2014 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
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Calgary Flames Hire Brad Treliving as New GM

After a four month search, Calgary Flames president of hockey operations Brian Burke reportedly has his man. According to multiple reports, including ones from TSN’s Bob MacKenzie and Sportsnet’s John […]

by · April 28, 2014 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
Bob Hartley. (Sergei Belski-USA TODAY Sports)

The 2013-14 Calgary Flames: A Successful Failure

As the curtain dropped on the 2013-14 Calgary Flames season, the mood of the building was conflicted. On one hand, the organization that was expected to be a league doormat […]

by · April 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
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Hockey News: Bruins as Cup Favorites; MacDonald Contract Extension

The video game Stanley Cup final sees the Bruins triumphant over the Sharks. [The Province] Boston seems to be the Cup favorite to many in real life as well, as […]

by · April 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Canucks Corner Editorial – The Low Point

To the frustrated Canucks fan, We are all Canucks, and right now, we are all feeling the pain. The Canuck image, reputation and brand, has been tarnished & humiliated. This […]

by · April 13, 2014 · 1 comment · Vancouver Canucks
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End of Season: Questions for the Calgary Flames

  The 2013-14 season is winding down and members of the Calgary Flames are set to head out for their long summer holidays. The questions begin in earnest: Will Michael […]

by · April 11, 2014 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
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Video Room: Analyzing Alex Killorn’s Hit on Paul Ranger

The talk surrounding hockey safety will be at the forefront again – at least for a couple of days – after the game between Tampa Bay and Toronto saw Paul […]

by · March 20, 2014 · 2 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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Calgary Flames 2014 Trade Deadline Primer

As many of the National Hockey League’s clubs scramble to prepare for the playoff stretch drive, the rebuilding Calgary Flames are preparing for their future. With president of hockey operations […]

by · March 4, 2014 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames