Category: AHL News

Jim playfair Goes Hulk Hogan/Incredible Hulk

We all hate stupid refs, turns out so does Jim Playfair. Props to him for his wicked rendition of Hulk Hogan. Terrible, terrible call by the official. Too bad the Flames don’t have the same passion (I wonder… Read More

AHL Governors Approve Abbotsford

New Calgary Flames Minor League Off to BC Here’s some more interesting news than lamenting on the colossal collapse the NHL Flames committed yesterday. Thanks Omaha, thanks Quad Cities, the baby-Flames are relocating back to Canada. The AHL… Read More

AHL Quad City to Fold – Abbotsford to Get Baby Flames?

The Quad City Flames will fold after this year due to dismal sales according to Quad City news. This is good news for Abbotsford, BC, who wish to place an AHL franchise in their new building which would… Read More

17 Sent to Minor League Camp

The Calgary Flames made their first demotions of main camp sending the following players to AHL Quad Cities. Hugo Carpentier – C Kris Chucko – RW Brad Cole – D Adam Cracknell – RW Cam Cunning – LW… Read More

Thoughts on the Farm Club – Losses

Last season, when the Flames were looking for much needed fourth line scoring (isn’t that always the story) the likes of Mike Smith were kept around, and two point producers in the Quad City AHL affiliate were kept… Read More

Nystrom Strip – Quad City Jersey Fun

Note to Flames, do your jersey giveaways like the Quad City Flames (AHL affiliate of the big club). Seriously, all these look entertaining. Too bad only like 400 people showed up. The highlight? And Eric Nystrom striptease, seriously…. Read More

Flames AHL Farm Club On the Way Out

Omaha Knights Moving to Illinois Ken King announced announced the relocation of the AHL team from Omaha, Nebraska to the Quad Cities (Moline, IL). The move remains subject to AHL Board of Governor approval at a meeting and… Read More

Flames Omaha AHL Team on the Move Out?

In the Calgary Herald today there was a report that the Omaha Ak-Sar-Ben Knight will be moving after two seasons in Nebraska.

Omaha Knights Lose in First Round

Despite finishing first in their division the Omaha Knights could not advance past the first round of the AHL playoffs against the Iowa Stars. In the brief history of the franchise the minor league team of the Calgary… Read More

Omaha Ak-Sar-Ben Knights Head to First Round Playoffs

The Omaha Ak-Sar-Ben Knights have made the playoffs! And to make things even better, they won some nice hardware for finishing atop their division. The Knights will play the Iowa Stars in the West Division Quarterfinal Series beginning… Read More