2:17 AM EDT, Mon September 24, 2018
Calgary Sun 6 hours ago

Games, wins help Flames battle fatigue from overseas return

A few good nights of sleep certainly helps to shake the cobwebs off a bout of jet-lag. Even better are a few up-tempo sessions on ice — whether it’s games or practices — to find your way back to freshness from a eight-day trial-filled trip overseas to China. And so just days after returning from […]
Calgary Sun 6 hours ago

Blueliner Ryan Sproul hopes to get Green light from Flames for NHL gig

Ryan Sproul has pretty much been going Green his entire hockey life. That is, he grew up idolizing blueliner Mike Green before joining the offensive dynamo in the early days of his own NHL career. “I had his jersey growing up, and he’s been my idol for a while,” said Sproul, who’s on a professional […]
Calgary Sun Sep 23, 2018

Tkachuk primed to be leader of Flames on more than just scoresheet

Matthew Tkachuk brought his ‘A’ game. First, an assist on a tic-tac-toe power-play tally by free-agent signing Austin Czarnik, the sort of man-advantage movement that Calgary Flames fans are hoping to see much more of after such cringe-worthy special-teams last season. Another helper on Czarnik’s second of the evening, this time a nifty drop-pass through […]
Calgary Sun Sep 22, 2018

Flames preview: Czarnik tries to crack lineup … tonight vs. Canucks … Schneider sent down

Timing is everything. Just ask Austin Czarnik. He’s a hopeful forward with the Calgary Flames these days, trying to forge his way in a National Hockey League that’s come around to his style of play. That’s smaller and faster. “I think ‘right place, right time’ means everything right now,” said the 5-foot-9, 170 lb. Czarnik. […]
Dillon Dube’s Time is Now

Dillon Dube’s Time is Now

The Flames rookie has dazzled in early pre-season action Dillon Dube will be facing another big test tonight. How many times have we already said that over the last couple weeks? After turning heads with a strong training camp in 2017-18, Dube returned to Kelowna in the WHL and proceeded to light it up, along with captaining Team Canada to Gold at the World Junior Hockey Championship. Dube returned to Calgary this fall and immediately looked like the most dominant player in the Flames two rookie games against the Edmonton Oilers, racking up three points and looking dangerous on almost...