Category: Post Game

2014-2015 Calgary Flames Season Opener

The puck drops on another hockey season for the Calgary Flames. A lot of red in the stands and a new look Sportsnet for fans watching at home. The starting lineup includes a couple of new faces, especially… Read More

Calgary Flames Annihilate Lowly Edmonton Oilers

The Calgary Flames demolishing of the Edmonton Oilers yesterday in Edmonton to the tune of 8-1 was the largest point spread EVER in the battle of Alberta. What’s going so wrong in Edmonton? Here are some thoughts on… Read More

Another Trade Deadline Comes and Goes

Reto Berra and Lee Stempniak Traded The waiting game for Flames fans took until the final seconds of the trade deadline during this 2014 edition. Everyone knew what was in play from Calgary. With a number of UFAs,… Read More

Flames Take Season Series: Calgary 5 – Chicago 4 (OT)

Buddy rang me up at ten to 4 and said he had box seats for the game. I actually sat and thought for a moment. Did I want to watch the Flames lose yet again. Sure, they’ve been… Read More

Flames Dropped in Shoot-out After Brawl in Vancouver

Don’t post many updates because a) the Flames suck, b) they aren’t playing entertaining hockey. That changed on national coverage in Vancouver. A team with Cup aspirations barely squeaked out a victory in a shoot-out. But first, some… Read More

Rare Win: Calgary 4 – Colorado 3

The Flames are in the bottom three. That’s the bottom three teams in the entire league. All isn’t a wash since we’re still ahead of Edmonton, but winning and even scoring goals have been hard to come by… Read More

Wow. What a Christmas Send Off: Calgary 4 – St Louis 3 (SO)

One thing you get from the this Flames team is consistent effort. Lately, they haven’t been winning many games, but they’ve always been close. The missing piece? Talent. Or rather, a superstar who could be the difference maker…. Read More

Calgary Flames 2 – Carolina Hurricanes 1 (OT)

Late game heroics aren’t the MO for the Calgary Flames. What they’re known for is blowing third period leads and folding the tent late. This same thing happened in this game. Devoid of offence once again, albeit they’re… Read More

Jarome Iginla Returns to Dome: Flames Fall Again

Calgary 1 – Boston 2 Jarome Iginla returned to the Saddledome for the first time since being traded at the end of last season. His pre-game welcome was met by a warm reception from fans. That disruption luckily… Read More

Baertschi Blows it for Flames; Calgary 2 – Chicago 3

The mantra before the game was a ‘consistent 60 minute effort’. After a four game hiatus the Flames faced the visiting Stanley Cup champs only to be badly outmatched in the skill column. Nonetheless their game plan responded… Read More