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Mark Giordano (Dustin Bradford/Icon SMI)

Melee Sparks Calgary Flames Hot Second Half

January 18, 2014 was a Saturday. As is customary, the National Hockey League held 13 games. Based on how their seasons had gone to that point, you wouldn’t have expected […]

by · April 9, 2014 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
Detroit Red Wings – Niklas Kronwall – Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr

What Are Detroit’s Biggest Needs At The Trade Deadline?

The NHL’s March 5th trade deadline is just over a month away and it’s about that time when we need to start considering potential areas of need for the Detroit […]

by · January 23, 2014 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
T.J. Brodie  (Rob Grabowski-USA TODAY Sports)

The Flames Files: Week Nine In Review

A grueling set of matchups faced the Calgary Flames in Week 9 of the NHL season: the two most recent Stanley Cup winning teams, and a California team whose arena […]

by · December 3, 2013 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
Flames’ Struggle Continues

Flames’ Struggle Continues

‘Close but no cigar’ is the pattern emerging for the Calgary Flames. The team has twice gone on an extensive road trip and returned with almost the same result: a […]

by · November 13, 2013 · 0 comments · 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 · 0 comments · 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 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
What the Leafs won't be doing this summer? Playing hockey. (Tom Szczerbowski-US PRESSWIRE)

The Week Ahead in Leafland

After three games, I wrote about the Leafs being undefeated. Was I getting a bit ahead of myself? Yes, of course I was. But now 12 games in, they are sitting […]

Nathan Horton (Greg M. Cooper-US PRESSWIRE)

Nathan Horton Dropping The Ball In Contract Year

A big part of the mythology of free agency in professional sports is the idea that athletes put up large numbers in the final year of a contract, thus incurring […]

by · April 16, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Free Agents
Miikka Kiprusoff (Jerome Miron-US PRESSWIRE)

Calgary Flames: Grading The First Half Of The 2013 Season

Through the first half of the 2013 National Hockey League season, you could say things haven’t gone according to plan for the Calgary Flames. With a handful of new players […]

by · March 13, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames
Ryan O'Reilly. (Charles LeClaire-USPRESSWIRE)

Flames Should Consider Ryan O’Reilly Offer Sheet

With the apparent complete breakdown of talks between the Colorado Avalanche and their unsigned RFA centre Ryan O’Reilly, there is a strong opinion forming that the likelihood of the Flame’s […]

by · February 15, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames
Mikael Backlund has been one of Calgary's key offensive contributors as of late and could be a useful pick-up as he is seeing top-six minutes. (Icon SMI)

Flames Tease with Strong First Period in Season Opener

The abbreviated season brought about by the NHL lockout will have numerous effects that traditional 82-game regular seasons do not have.  As the NHL season is limited to 48 games, […]

by · January 21, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames
The St. Louis Blues are the 2nd team in the NHL to advance to the 2nd round  (Scott Rovak-US PRESSWIRE)

Buying In on the St. Louis Blues: A 2012-13 Season Preview

The lockout is over and it is time for the St. Louis Blues to pick up where they left off.  After seeing his team record one of the best records […]

by · January 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Previews and Predictions, St Louis Blues