6:44 AM EDT, Sat July 11, 2020
Calgary Sun 6 hours ago

Flames defenceman Hamonic opts out of NHL’s Return to Play plan, citing family reasons

Part of the National Hockey League and the National Hockey League Players’ Association’s newly signed collective bargaining agreement gives players the opportunity opt out of the Return to Play plan. On Friday night, Calgary Flames defenceman Travis Hamonic exercised that right. All NHL players have until 5 p.m. E.T. on Monday to make their decision […]
Matchsticks and Gasoline 6 hours ago
No Hamonic For Playoffs... Maybe Forever In Calgary

No Hamonic For Playoffs... Maybe Forever In Calgary

Photo by Gerry Thomas/NHLI via No, he's not injured. We hope you spent a lot of 2019-20 looking at Travis Hamonic because he might be done with the Flames. The defenceman is an UFA at the end of the season and oddly enough, his season has ended. No, Hamonic isn't injured, he's opted not to join the Flames for the NHL's Return To Play Program. Hamonic sited "family concerns" and with that decision, could potentially have played his last games with the Flames. While disappointing because of what he brings to the team, putting your family before sport is commendable. This leaves Calgary...
Calgary Sun 9 hours ago

Flames GM Treliving pleased with new CBA and Return to Play ratification by NHLPA

The Calgary Flames' best-of-five series against the Winnipeg Jets to qualify for the Stanley Cup playoffs is a go — and will kick off on Aug. 1 with Game 1 at the Edmonton hub location.
Calgary Sun 10 hours ago

Flames prepare for camp with sense of excitement heading into play-in series

Almost four months to the day after the NHL season was put on hold, the Calgary Flames hit the ice Monday to face the Winnipeg Jets in a best-of-five series.
Matchsticks and Gasoline 15 hours ago
2019-20 Player Report: Mark Giordano

2019-20 Player Report: Mark Giordano

Photo by Joel Auerbach/ It wasn’t a Norris Trophy campaign, but the Captain had a lot of non hockey things to deal with in Calgary this season. Mark Giordano: Defence Regular Season Stats: 60 GP, 5 G, 26 A, 31 Pts, 34 PIM, +2 Individual Grades Mark: (B) This was probably the most challenging season of Mark Giordano’s career as the Flames captain. His defensive partner collapsed at practice. His coach resigned after racist comments and actions from his past were revealed and the season was cut short due to the Covid-19 pandemic. And for the most part, the 36 year old Toronto native...