3:19 PM EDT, Mon June 25, 2018
15 hours ago

Flames bring in skilled picks at 2018 NHL draft

The whole table was buzzing Saturday afternoon. On one side, facing the stage at American Airlines Center, sat Calgary Flames general manager Brad Treliving, busy trying to complete the most intriguing trade of the 2018 National Hockey League draft which sent blueliner Dougie Hamilton, winger Micheal Ferland and defensive prospect Adam Fox to the Carolina […]
19 hours ago

Francis: Flames admit they aren’t done adding help

The Calgary Flames aren’t done making moves yet. Not by a long shot. So says the architect of the team, as well as the coach, who shared several insights that should excite fans. In the midst of discussing how he plans to incorporate the two newest players in his lineup, Bill Peters stopped himself while […]
Jun 23, 2018

Francis: Flames make necessary move to help change dressing-room dynamic

Don’t be fooled into thinking the Calgary Flames came out on the short end of their five-player swap Saturday. It was a win for both sides as Carolina Hurricanes new owner demonstrated change is afoot and the Flames addressed several issues in one fell swoop. First and foremost, Dougie Hamilton had to go. So did […]
Jun 23, 2018

Hanifin excited to come to Calgary and take his game to the next level

Although he had known for a while that a trade might be in the works, Noah Hanifin had just settled in to catch a Saturday matinee showing of Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom with his brother Cole and sister Lily when the phone rang. “I only caught about five minutes of it,” said the 21-year-old left-shot […]
Jun 23, 2018

Ferland, Hamilton have fond memories of stint with Flames

After a career-best offensive campaign, Micheal Ferland was anticipating a change-of-address this summer. Nonetheless, the 26-year-old winger was fielding farewell texts Saturday afternoon, digesting the news that he had been included in a blockbuster trade between the Calgary Flames — his employer for the past four seasons — and the Carolina Hurricanes. The Flames packaged […]
Jun 23, 2018

Flames make splash at NHL Draft with huge trade

The deal had been in the works for weeks. But on Saturday afternoon at American Airlines Center — much like he did a year ago when he acquired Travis Hamonic — Brad Treliving finally was able to pull the trigger on the biggest trade of the National Hockey League Draft. The Calgary Flames general manager […]
Jun 23, 2018

Flames get busy at draft with picks, trades

The Calgary Flames finally hit the board, making a splash in the fourth round of the 2018 National Hockey League draft. And it looks like they’ve made a trade with the Carolina Hurricanes that has yet to be announced. Reports say it’s much more than a swap of picks. Having been unsuccessful at getting into […]
Jun 23, 2018

Francis: GM Treliving under pressure now to bolster Flames roster

There are few players in the NHL who would look better on the Calgary Flames top line than Wayne Simmonds. A powerful, prolific right winger who threatens the 30-goal mark every year he plays, he also provides the type of muscle required alongside Johnny Gaudreau and Sean Monahan. His cap hit is dreamy at US$3.95 […]
Jun 23, 2018

Quiet night in Dallas for Flames, Bernard-Docker drafted by Sens

It was a quiet night for Calgary Flames general manager Brad Treliving on Friday at the 2018 National Hockey League Draft. With only four selections total — their first one coming around mid-morning on Saturday in the fourth round (105th overall) — but plenty of chips to saddle up to the table with (especially of […]
Jun 22, 2018

Brady goes fourth overall during Tkachuk family affair at NHL Draft

It’s a fan’s dream, to, one day, be able to watch Matthew Tkachuk go into the corners with his younger brother, Brady, on the National Hockey League stage. But if all goes as planned and Brady — the fourth overall selection at the 2018 NHL Draft and the new pride and joy of the Ottawa […]
Jun 22, 2018

Receiver Rogers getting stronger, will start against Argos

TORONTO – Eric Rogers is officially starting for the Calgary Stampeders. But that doesn’t mean he’s physically at 100% just yet. Progress has been made, to be sure, but a little patience is going to be required from fans, the Stamps coaching staff and the man himself. “I’m still working my legs to get back – […]
Jun 21, 2018

Brotherly love at the 2018 NHL Draft

DALLAS — Matthew Tkachuk is hooking up with an old roommate this summer to live with while he’s training in Toronto. His brother. “It’s the first time we’ve been together for longer than a weekend in a couple of years,” Brady Tkachuk was saying Thursday, following a youth hockey skills camp at Dr. Pepper StarCenter […]
Jun 21, 2018

Flames announce 2018-19 NHL regular-season schedule

The Calgary Flames will kick off their pre-season with a 10-day trip to China and continue the jet-setting trend to kick off the 2018-19 NHL regular season. Beginning with the season-opener Oct. 3 at Vancouver — followed by the Scotiabank Saddledome lid-lifter on Oct. 6 vs. the Vancouver Canucks — the Flames will head out on a […]
Jun 21, 2018

Treliving has “a lot of lines in the water” but nothing materializing yet at 2018 NHL Draft

If Brad Treliving makes a move during Friday’s National Hockey League Draft at the American Airlines Center, there’s a good chance the deal didn’t materialize with an single, suspicious looking huddle with insert-a-general-manager’s-name-here on the draft floor. These things sometimes are the result of weeks worth of back-and-forth, a continuous conversation between the organizations who […]
Jun 21, 2018

Flames inviting boys of late Humboldt Broncos coach to assist at the 2018 NHL Draft

Brad Treliving can’t promise that they’ll have much to do. But the Calgary Flames general manager wants Carson and Jackson Haugan, the young sons of the late Humboldt Broncos coach Darcy Haugan, to be part of their team this weekend at the National Hockey League Draft as the organization’s runners on the draft floor. “We’re […]