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Calgary Flames Fan Blog | Est. 2004

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Curtis Joseph Signs With the Calgary Flames

The Calgary Flames goaltending tandem went from one of the most questionable to, at least on paper, one that appears solid. Curtis Joseph, a 40 year old netminder recently off a Spengler Cup victory, opted for the Flames to play out the remainder of the season. His...

Flames 1 – Oilers 2

The battle of Alberta was re-kindles in Edmonton on a rare Sunday evening game between the two provincial rivals. Unfortunately for Calgary, the same issues that have plagued the team since day 1 cost them two points. The inability to clear the zone successfully along...

1st Place: Flames 5 – Kings 4

The Flames started and ended strong. Despite a third period set back that saw the LA Kings climb back into the game and take the lead with three goals, Calgary found a way to respond with three of their own to pull out the win. The top line dominated again and pulled...

Stole Two – Flames 3 – SJ 2 (OT)

Calgary arrived in San Jose late in the night to prepare for their second game in as many nights. The line-up would change only slightly with Primeau getting back in and Boyd sitting out (possibly to be sent down soon?) The Flames, despite their turnaround, came out...

Calgary Tops NY 4-3

It's not too often Eastern teams visit the Dome but the hometown fans had an opportunity to see the likes of Jagr, Gomez, and Shannahan. Calgary looked to roll on their two game win-streak at home before heading off on the road. It was the home team who managed to...

Flames Finally Beat Canucks 2-1

Calgary finally found a way to beat divisional rivals Vancouver at the 'Dome for the first time this season. In the fifth of eight games against the Canucks, Calgary needs to win the next three to tie the head-to-head record. Another low scoring affair saw Calgary...

Come From Behind Flames 5 – Ducks 3

Calgary landed home for a brief 3 game homestand looking to get back on track with winning ways. The Ducks were in town to play an important NW division game; both teams hovering around 8th place in the West. Lately, the Flames have been unable to put together solid...

Canucks 5 – Flames 3

The Calgary Flames failed again to move ahead in the NW division squandering more divisional points. Calgary's shotty goaltending and inability to take defensive assignments (three goals on second chances with Flames players standing around aimlessly--quitting on the...

Merry Christmas From FlamesForum

From everyone here at FlamesForum we want to wish you a great Christmas. If your heading out for time with the family be sure to strap on your skates and play some pond hockey. In the least, watch the games on the 23rd and 27th :P. If you don't do that kind of thing...

Flames 3 – Jackets 1

For the first time since the Flames one the cup in '88 Calgary has one six straight road-trip games (on the same trip) in the row. Calgary needed a solid road-trip in order to save their season, in the end, they go plenty more than what many had bargained for. The...

Flames 5 – Blues 3

Flames Continues Road Wins The fifth road win in a row have placed Calgary into contention for top spot in the NW division. The team is facing a complete reversal of fortunes compared to two weeks ago when they were fighting at the bottom of the West. Iginla yet again...

Flames Fights Week Wrap up

Some fights you may have missed: Smith and Hinote again (maybe a third time tomorrow?) [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j1hOlmIbd8k] Godard v Laraque, not much of a fight here other than Laraque punching someone in the back of the head....

Flames 4 – Carolina 3

Road Victories Continue Calgary just vaulted (albeit with extra games) from 9th to 7th, back into a playoff spot and are now 4-0 on their 6 game road trip with their latest victory in Carolina. The Flames should be proud they can do one thing lately--find ways to win....

Calgary 9 – Tampa Bay 6

Huselius & Iginla with Hat-Trick Calgary entered their third road-game of six and the first of a back-to-back against the SE division. The Flames are still hunting for a playoff spot and this very well could be a turning point game for the entire season. Visiting...

Flames 2 – Panthers 1 (SO)

Calgary arrived in Sunny Florida (why is hockey there again?) to play a hot and cold Florida team for the first and only time this season. The Flames were coming off a solid win against Chicago seeking to continue their trip to a playoff position (it's a huge uphill...