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Millions Gone – New Sportsnet Play-by-Play for 08-09

No More Homer - Peter Loubardias Replaces Millions Everyone favorite homer commentator is going to become host. If you hate him it was because of his biased play-by-play, if you love him it was because of his biased play-by-play. Roger Millions, play-by-play announcer...

Hockey Night and Canada Theme Song Goes to CTV

The legendary theme song that started all CBC NHL hockey broadcasts was quickly usurped by competitor CTV today. CBC tried to milk money from the granny composer (or actually the reverse, they probably didn't pay her), and CTV gobbled up the opportunity. More details...

Flames Fans Blow off Steam Here

The Calgary Flames exited the playoffs in the first round for the third year in the row. This year was particularly hard because the Flames paid for players, had a veteran team, yet couldn't string together consistent wins. Here's your chance as a fan to sound off and...

Flames 3 – Sharks 5 : Sharks Win Series 4-3

Typical Flames Show Up - Inconsistency is Their Game After a convincing 2-0 win at home against the Sharks in game 6, Calgary looked to move ahead to the next playoff round tonight in San Jose. Sports enthusiasts pegged San Jose with all the pressure coming into game...

Flames Articles Post Game Six

For your reading pleasure. Real fans want the entire fix! Anything can happen now Game six aftermath. Post game thoughts both benches. Sharks look for answers. AP Flames force game seven. Game six recap. Battle tips in Flames favour. Flames game six recap Calgary Sun....

Flames 2 – Sharks 0 : Series Tied 3-3

Flames Deliver Shut Out Performance There's one good thing about the recent snow dump in Calgary--it feels like hockey. Cold, snow, ice, that's what old-man winter brought over a month into Spring. Cold, stone-wall performance is what Miika Kirpusoff and the rest of...

Flames 3 – Sharks 4 : Sharks Lead Series 3-2

Second, Third, Forth Lines No Shows Yet again, Calgary came out, displayed some grit and dominance in flashes, and also the reverse in defensive lapses. The top line for Calgary literally handed the Sharks the series on the tieing goal in Calgary Tuesday. Tonight they...

Calgary 2 – San Jose 3 : Flames Squander Lead

Calgary Blows Lead in Last Five Minutes The Flames did exactly what they shouldn't have done if they wanted to explore any chances of winning the series--give the Sharks life. For a brief period in the third Calgary's top lines literally shut it down, and were scored...

Calgary 4 – San Jose 3 : Flames Lead Series 2-1

Terrible Start Ends With Awesome Win for the Flames The home town was ready, the Flames were ready, everyone was ready, except for Kiprusoff and the penalty parade. San Jose scored 3 goals within a span of three and a half minutes, and outshot the Flames 8-4 in the...

Flames Will Win Series

Calgary lost 2-0 to San Jose in a referee induced win for the Sharks. From the 10 or so penalties by the Flames half were deserved, half were dives, the other half conspiracy. But there is a silver lining underneath the rubble: Calgary can and WILL win this series....

Refs Ruin: Flames 0 – Sharks 2 : Series Tied 1-1

Referees Reward San Jose Divers All Night Long Two games in two nights. Occasionally that's the norm during the course of a NHL schedule. Both teams need to show up banged in bruised, only problem, this time it's a playoff game. What's the big deal? Well have you seen...

Flames 3 – Sharks 2: Flames Lead Series 1-0

They said it couldn't be done. Our own Calgary area news writers predicted all out defeat--some even a sweep. But lo and behold the Flames came out with fire and burned the Sharks in the first game of the best of seven series. Calgary, the 7th seed in this year's...

Calgary Flames 2008 Playoff Schedule

SERIES F TIME #2 vs. #7 Network Wed., April 9, 2008 10:00 PM Calgary at San Jose VERSUS, CBC Thurs, April 10, 2008 10:00 PM Calgary at San Jose CBC Sun., April 13, 2008 10:00 PM San Jose at Calgary CBC, VERSUS Tues., April 15, 2008 10:00 PM San Jose at Calgary CBC...