Flames Squander Points: Calgary 2 – Anaheim 3 (SO)

The largely ineffective Nik Hagman had the last laugh in the shoot-out, in the 8th round no less, to sink the Flames in a game where they NEEDED two points. I suppose every game is a MUST-WIN, but… Read More

Inadequate: Calgary 1 – Detroit 3

Just like the Sharks, just like Chicago on Friday, Calgary can’t beat playoff calibre teams. They come up short, not by much, but how much you lose is irrelevant. Biggest problems are defensive breakdowns and issues at center-ice…. Read More

Flames Can’t Beat Playoff Caliber Team

Calgary 0 – San Jose 1 Quite simply lack of offence killed the Flames tonight. Their lack of offence is evident as well. The largest problem is down the middle. As we get healthy on the wings there’s… Read More

Battle of Alberta Dominance Continues: Calgary 6 – Edmonton 2

Another Hockey Night in Canada evening game which unfortunately meant another evening listening to bland Mark Kelly and ‘I only reiterate and state the obvious’ Kevin Weeks. Once you got past the eye rolling it was a pretty… Read More

Flames Steal Two Points: Calgary 2 – LA 1 (SO)

The Flames pulled into South California for a second game in three days. The score was the same as two nights ago vs. the Sharks, but this time Calgary was on the winning end. Both game required shootouts… Read More

Flames Lose Nail Bitter: Calgary 1 – San Jose 2 (SO)

Scoring is what lacks on this team. Without Alex Tanguay, and Curtis Glencross missing in action mid-way thru the second period, Calgary was short on goals. Nonetheless, this was as close as we’ve seen the Flames play all… Read More

Calgary Flames Put on Poor Effort at Home on Night with Endless Storylines

Flames 1 – Kings 4 From top to bottom the Calgary Flames were thouroughly manhandled and embarassed. Sure, this wasn’t a 9-0 blowout, but if you needed any more confirmation that the Flames will not–no–CANNOT make the playoffs,… Read More

Flames Squeak Out Win Against Ducks

Calgary 1 – Anaheim 0 (OT) YOu had the sense this game was going to go down much like previous games against sub .500 teams. Calgary just can’t beat basement dweller hockey clubs (of which they are one)…. Read More

Flames 6 – NJ Devils 3

Calgary came out and scored a quick 4 goals chasing starting goalie Martin Brodeur. IN true Flames fashion reminiscent of the Ottawa game last week, they had extended periods where they turned off the pressure to give NJ… Read More

Jarome Iginla Nets 500th Goal on Night of Milestones

Calgary 3 – Minnesota 1 In 20 years the story will be top shelf breakaway in overtime. In reality Jarome Iginla’s 500th goal was careened off of two skates and in. Luckily after scoring 500 he wont be… Read More