Flames: Calgary Hopes New Faces Will Make Difference in 2020-2021

The Calgary Flames made significant moves in the off-season and hope the new hires translate to Stanley Cup Playoff success. The challenge is getting everyone on board and creating a cohesive unit to push deep into the post-season. The Flames snagged two former Vancouver Canucks in goalie Jacob Markstrom and defenceman Chris Tanev. Markstrom signedContinue reading “Flames: Calgary Hopes New Faces Will Make Difference in 2020-2021”

Flames: Calgary’s Shopping for a Right-Side D-Man

The Calgary Flames are looking for a right-side defenceman, so it’s safe to say Brad Treliving knows what he’s after as he heads out trick-or-treating this Halloween. According to TSN’s Darren Dreger, the Flames are still trying to pad down that right side after the departure of T.J. Brodie. Calgary did snag Chris Tanev fromContinue reading “Flames: Calgary’s Shopping for a Right-Side D-Man”

Canucks: What is Jim Benning Doing?

What are the Vancouver Canucks doing? It’s a simple question. If you’ve been anywhere near the local Vancouver headlines over the past few days, you also know it’s a very pressing one. Talk to anyone in or near the fanbase, including the masked cashier behind a pane of glass at your local grocery store, andContinue reading “Canucks: What is Jim Benning Doing?”

Canucks: Vancouver Drops Wild with OT Win, Advances to Playoffs

On a night full of some ridiculous hockey and even more ridiculous comebacks, the Vancouver Canucks closed the door on the Minnesota Wild with a 5-4 overtime victory to clinch a playoff berth. Chris Tanev secured the win for the Canucks, scoring just 11 seconds into the extra frame with a slick wrister from theContinue reading “Canucks: Vancouver Drops Wild with OT Win, Advances to Playoffs”