The Vancouver Canucks popped 32 shots on former teammate Jacob Markstrom Saturday and couldn’t squeak one past the Calgary Flames goalie, giving his club a pivotal 3-0 win.
The Calgary Flames have eliminated the Winnipeg Jets from the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs Qualifying Round. The victory came Thursday thanks to a 4-0 drubbing, closing out the best-of-five series in this qualifying set-up. As far as the NHL is concerned, this isn’t the “first round” of the Stanley Cup Playoffs but it does countContinue reading “Flames: Calgary Advances to Stanley Cup Playoffs”
Hockey is back a big way and there’s a lot to cover in a relatively short period of time. That means it’s time to cut back on the boilerplate introduction and get on with the show. Up next, the Calgary Flames and Winnipeg Jets. This is the all-Canadian clash that has people talking. Both teamsContinue reading “Stanley Cup Playoffs Qualifying Round Preview: Winnipeg Jets vs. Calgary Flames”
The Battle of Alberta went through its latest skirmish Wednesday and the Calgary Flames took the victory, finishing off the Edmonton Oilers by a final score of 4-3 after a shootout stretched things to the limit. The Oilers had the edge in shots, hits and powerplay goals. They went one for four on the manContinue reading “Flames: Calgary Takes Another Battle of Alberta Win”
The Calgary Flames are in the thick of it as they venture into their All-Star break, with a 26-19-5 record and a total of 57 points. That ties them with the Edmonton Oilers, Arizona Coyotes and Vegas Golden Knights in the Pacific, while the Vancouver Canucks top the joint with 58 points. The San JoseContinue reading “Flames: Does Calgary Need More Scoring?”