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Fantasy Hockey: St. Patty’s Studs and Duds

Welcome all to the last regular season edition of Fantasy Hockey: Studs and Duds! If anyone is interested in reading last month’s edition, it can be found here. This is […]

by · March 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Fantasy
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
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
Carolina Hurricanes left wing Alexander Semin - Photo Credit:   Andy Martin Jr

Hockey News: Semin Scores a No-Look; Lundqvist Nearing Return

Here is what you may have missed from an action-packed NHL weekend: Alexander Semin scored a no-look goal from his stomach. [Puck Daddy] Elias Lindholm scored a hat trick in […]

by · March 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Sean Monahan and Jiri Hudler (Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports)

Inside the Unlikely Success of the Calgary Flames

The Calgary Flames should not be this good. This is a common refrain throughout the National Hockey League. It’s extolled by many on both sides of the aisle; the hardcore […]

by · December 9, 2014 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
T.J. Brodie is part of a defensive group that definitely jumps into offensive play. (Rob Grabowski-USA TODAY Sports)

Calgary Flames 2014-15 Preview: Defensemen

Last season, the Flames hoped that T.J. Brodie wouldn’t regress from his impressive end to the 2012-13 season and that they could get a full season out of Mark Giordano, […]

by · September 26, 2014 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
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)

The Flames Files: Week Eighteen In Review

As Reto Berra and Ladislav Smid head to Russia to represent their respective countries in the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, the rest of the Calgary Flames are left with a […]

by · February 10, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames
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Calgary’s Fire Sale? A Look Towards The Trade Deadline

Sometimes familiarity breeds contempt. Sometimes it builds fondness. In the sports world, often there’s a level of attachment for a team you put together, sometimes regardless of that group’s success. […]

by · January 28, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · 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 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames
Bob Hartley Ideal Coach for Calgary Flames

Bob Hartley Ideal Coach for Calgary Flames

Calgary Flames coach Bob Hartley is proving to be the right coach for this year’s team. As an experienced and positive coach, he has made a big impact on a […]

by · November 4, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames
Mark Giordano (Dustin Bradford/Icon SMI)

The Flames Are In Trouble Without Mark Giordano

Calgary Flames captain Mark Giordano has had a whirlwind career in the National Hockey League. After being signed as a minor-league depth player in the summer of 2004, Giordano worked […]

by · October 29, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames
Jay Bouwmeester was traded to the Blues last season. (Warren Wimmer/Icon SMI)

Three Young Flames In The Hunt For Blueline Spots

The 2013 edition of training camp has been one of major change for the Calgary Flames. For the first time in years, the camp began with two sheets of ice […]

by · September 23, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames