3:50 AM EDT, Mon July 23, 2018
The Hockey Writers 17 hours ago

Giordano Is Among the Flames Finest Ever

The Calgary Flames were at a crossroads in the summer of 2004. The club was reeling, having just lost to the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Final. One of a few culprits for a team that ran out of gas just shy of the finish line was a lack of […] The post Giordano Is Among the Flames Finest Ever appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Matchsticks and Gasoline 20 hours ago
Flames Top 25 Under 25: #17- Matthew Phillips

Flames Top 25 Under 25: #17- Matthew Phillips

Phillips just keeps getting better. #17: Matthew Phillips Position: Centre Age: 20 Team: Victoria Royals (WHL) Drafted in 2016, 6th Round, Pick 166 Last Year Ranking: #21 Voting Points: 1198 Last season was Phillips’ third full season with the Victoria Royals of the WHL and he didn’t disappoint. The 20 year old centre continued his solid play, suiting up for 71 games and pumping in 112 points. The 100+ total was 22 points better than his previous career high in 2016-17. While upping his point total, he also cut down on his time in the penalty box as well. Phillips went from 50 to 32...
Flames Top 25 Under 25: #18 - Glenn Gawdin

Flames Top 25 Under 25: #18 - Glenn Gawdin

Gawdin guided Swift Current into the Memorial Cup #18: Glenn Gawdin Position: Centre Age: 21 Team: Swift Current Broncos (WHL) Drafted by St. Louis, 2015, Round 4, Pick 116 Signed by Calgary on November 16 2017 Voting Points: 1037 When the Calgary Flames invited Glenn Gawdin to their development camp last year, it was an afterthought, but he turned heads of fans and Flames brass during the camp and turned it into a contract in November. Gawdin then went on to post his best year in the WHL with 125 points in 67 regular season games. Gawdin’s 56 goals were a whopping 30 more than he put...
Calgary Sun Jul 20, 2018

Kulak, Flames likely headed to Toronto for salary arbitration hearing

All signs are pointing towards an arbitration hearing between Brett Kulak and the Calgary Flames on Monday.  After the 24-year-old defenceman cleared waivers on Friday morning — a surprise move by general manager Brad Treliving — it went radio-silent which will, presumably, continue through the weekend. Unless the two sides can strike a deal at […]
Last Word on Hockey Jul 20, 2018
Franchise Best: Calgary Flames 1988-89 Season

Franchise Best: Calgary Flames 1988-89 Season

The Franchise Best Series comes to you to dive into the all-time best single season for every organization. This, of course, includes post-season results. Join us for a look back at some of the most memorable moments in each franchise's history. Here is the Calgary Flames best season. Calgary Flames 1988-89 Previous Year and Off-Season The Calgary Flames won the Presidents Trophy in the 1987-88 season and had extremely high playoff expectations. The Flames felt so strongly, they sent up and coming winger, Brett Hull and Steve Bozek to the St. Louis Blues for Rob Ramage and Rick Wamsley at...