2017-2018 Season Preview: Calgary Flames

The Calgary Flames have made the post-season two times in the past three seasons and that’s been making some people kind of optimistic about their chances going forward. There are still questions, as there always are, and the team is still transitioning away from a rebuild phase to something more dependable. But such is life,Continue reading “2017-2018 Season Preview: Calgary Flames”

Johnny Gaudreau Out with Broken Finger

The Calgary Flames can’t catch a break. News broke on Wednesday morning that Johnny Gaudreau was set for surgery on a broken finger he suffered on Tuesday against the Minnesota Wild and there is currently no timetable for his return. “It can be four [weeks], it can be six…you don’t know,” Flames coach Glen GulutzanContinue reading “Johnny Gaudreau Out with Broken Finger”

2016-2017 Season Preview: Calgary Flames

Like all Canadian teams last season, the Calgary Flames ended things on an unacceptable note. They finished 35-40-7, 10 points behind the Minnesota Wild for the second wild card spot in the Western Conference. As a result, the Flames canned head coach Bob Hartley in May and brought in Greg Gulutzan. Calgary has its workContinue reading “2016-2017 Season Preview: Calgary Flames”