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Calgary Flames Fan Blog | Est. 2004

Post-game summary, team news, and commentary.

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First Win: Calgary 4 – Edmonton 3

Well that's a bit more like it. Calgary strung together a near 60 minute game to come out victorious against an Edmonton squad that hasn't bested the Flames for points in ages. With the first win under the belt the team has a better idea what it takes to take two...

Shootout Loss: Calgary 2 – Vancouver 3 (SO)

What's it going to take for this team to put together a victory? Three games in and nothing. Things look to be tightening up, but in a short season if all you're taking from games is 'positives' you're a losing team at the end of the day. Both teams entered the...

Half & Half: Flames 4 – Anaheim 5

After 40 minutes worth of funk a night before in the home opener, Flames bench boss practically guaranteed, "we will be better". Well after the first 20 minutes of this game one had to wonder. 3-0, early goals, the team playing demonstrably bad. Fans rolling their...

Season Opener Fail: Calgary 1 – San Jose 4

Maybe a coaching change can't help this team after all. It's not a full 'rebuild' so any talk about 'look at the positives coming out of this' is a moot point--there's not time to 'look at the positives'. After a lengthy lockout that ended with the start of a...

2012-2013 Calgary Flames TV Schedule

The Final schedule has been released and all games will be on TV as they were last year. All games are also on Fan 960 on your AM dial. Don't forget post-game reports here at FlamesForum and comments on Twitter @flamesstamps JANUARY 2013 DATE VISITOR HOME TIME (MT)...

2012-2013 Calgary Flames Stanley Cup Run

FlamesForum readers welcome back! A new season is finally upon us and regardless of where you sit on the collective bargaining debacle if you have any ounce of interest in hockey then you're sure to be curious about this year's Calgary Flames. Pundits have put the...

2012-2013 NHL Saved – Short Season Arrives

The waiting finally ended much to the delight of hardcore fans, owners, players, and probably the most thankful, all the people who work in the service industry who've taken a hit with the absence of hockey. It's true, in a country that claims the game, no NHL leaves...

November Games Cancelled

Surprising nobody, NHL games for the entire month of November has been cancelled. The rumor is December we'll see hockey. Most notable events around December Winter Classic where tons of money is thought to be changing hands. THe issue I have with that is it's merely...

NHL Lockout

No hockey. Hooray :( But unlike TSN and their 6 hours of coverage of nothing in particular, we're going to shut off the lights. No point covering the worse professional sports league when it comes to work stoppages.

Calgary Flames Add Bob Hartley as Coach

More of the Same Since Darryl Sutter left in his role as coach (where he is most competent) there has been a revolving door of sense in the Flames organization. First it was the promotion of Jim Playfair who didn't perform up to the expectations fans and management...

Sutter Let Go: Changes Abound as Season Closes

Once Sutter's contract ends at the end of June the Calgary Flames and coach Sutter will part ways. This paves the way for a new ethos in the organization. Now, this is merely the first step of many to revive the club. Fact remains that there have been a few coaches...

Season Closes With Win: Calgary 5 – Anaheim 2

Well the Flames ended the season with two wins, but overall it's one of the worst in recent memory. Calgary chalked up a measly 90 points good for 10th (or 9th) in the Western Conference. There were a few bright spots throughout the year, we'll cover that in a...

Another Atrocious CBC Game: Calgary 2 – Vancouver 3

Just two thoughts after yet another loss from the Flames. 1. I didn't think Karlsson was that bad. Despite the horrid commentary on him he was decent. The only issue was, Leland Irving is decent too. I was hoping Karlsson would steal the game and prove his worth, but...

Flames Gift Wrapped Win: Calgary 5 – Dallas

Back and forth they went with the Flames finally hanging on for the win with PP goals, weak goals against, and everything in between. 5 games left, 3 points out, chances are slim. Do you still have hope? I'm off the wagon.... Heck, i had free tickets to go to the game...