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Calgary Flames 2006-07 Season Opener

Calgary (0-0-0) at Edmonton (0-0-0) Preview - Box Score - Recap Game Info: 8:00 pm MT Thu Oct 5, 2006 TV: CBC; Radio: Fan960AM The new-look Oilers begin the 2006-07 season against the new-look Calgary Flames in Edmonton to start a home-and-home series. Both teams have...

The Puck Drops Tonight! 2006-07 Season Begins!

The 2006-2007 season is here, finally! Now I can't say there's that much excitment as a year ago when the lock out happened, but Flames fans are definately pleased that we get another kick at the can this year with what many believe is the best team we've had in...

Flames Renew Sportcheck Zone for 3 Years

*** 2010-2011 Update. Sportcheck Zone tickets are still available this year, albeit the price has increased. Tickets are also available at different times throughout the year. They are not released at the same time as regular tickets. WE're looking for those details...

Ference and Godard Placed on Waivers

Both Brad Ference (D) and Eric Godard (LW) have been placed on waivers. This means neither made the team, and in order to play in the minors, they need to be waived. This is due to their NHL experience since under the new CBA if you have X amount of games you need to...

Flames Send more to AHL

Andrei T didn't make it, yet. Darryl Sutter announced the assignment of five players to the Omaha Ak-Sar-Ben Knights of the AHL. Goaltender (1): Brent Krahn Defencemen (1): Richie Regehr Forwards (3): Andrei Taratukhin, Dustin Boyd, Brandon Prust Who does that leave...

Andrew Ference Signs Extension

The Calgary Flames signed defenseman Andrew Ference to a three-year contract extension. He'll be a Flames, baring trade, until 2010. Ference had career highs in assists (27), points (31) and games (82) last season and added four assists in seven postseason games. He...

First CFL Replay Error – Stamps Loose Against Argos

Flamesforum is here for all Calgary sports and I thought we'd post some Stampeders info. The Stamps lost a boring game against Toronto that saw Grandpa Simpson--I mean Allen--make smart decisions to burn up the clock. I would like to make a few comments about the game...

‘Nucks Beat Flames 3-2 in GM Place

I admit, I missed this game, but from what I hear and see on the official scoresheet is more vets playing and another lose. Kiprusoff is still refining his game, as are many of the vets. The defence is looking for continuity as they let 39 shots on Miikka. Hope for a...

Flames Dumped – 6-3 Loss to Sharks

The Sharks came into town and helped produce a largely entertaining game, that is until the third. The veterans of the Flames are really stepping up, skilles players are scoring, Amonte is still impressing, Iggy scored on a breakaway, Phanuef (not a vet) is...

Flames Lounge Coming Soon

If you recall at the end of last season the Flames announced they were going to open a new sports lounge right in the heart of downtown Calgary. Well I walked by the new location and decided to snap a few photos. (The Gallery as the rest.) You can see this will...

Flames Take 4th Game Win From Edmonton

The Flames took game two of the home and home versus the Oilers in pre-season action at Rexall Place. Alex Tanguay showed flashes of what is soon to be a 5 million dollar campaign dominating the top line with Amonte. Tanguay had a power-play goal and an assist to lead...

FlamesForum Gallery Revamped

Hello FlamesForum Fans! Just a note to inform you all of the new and revamped gallery system. The purpose of the gallery is to have the number one collection of Flames fan pictures--of anything Flames. Of course keep the content PG rated, however, enjoy the photos...

Roster Cut: 19 Sent To Omaha

The Flames sent r Darryl Sutter announced Friday that the Flames have assigned 19 players to Omaha Ak-Sar-Ben Knights. Goaltender (1): Matt, Keetley Defencemen (5): Tim Hambly, Steve Marr, Brett Palin, Adam Pardy, Tim Ramholt Forwards (13): Kris Chucko, Derek Couture,...

Flames Undefeated Streak Ends With OT Loss

There was good, bad, and meh, it's regular season. The Flames lost their first pre-season game versus the Oilers at Home. The 4-3 contest was decided in overtime when 3 giveaways one after another lead to an Oiler breakaway for the short-handed game winner. The big...

Leland Irving Sent Home

Although the Calgary Sun said it happened two days ago, the Flames announced that Flames’ first round pick in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft, Leland Irving, has been assigned to his junior club, the Everett Silvertips. Irving had a steady camp and said he learned plenty...