April 28 2015 07:00AM
Timo Meier is one of the best pure scorers in this year's draft and is a dynamic winger. He is among a fairly large group of draft eligibles this year who could be NHL ready. He could be one of the first 10 names called at the 2015 Entry Draft.
April 27 2015 03:00PM
One man who is being heavily praised by Flames fans and pundits after the series' end is Matt Stajan. Not only did Stajan score the series-clinching goal, he also was crucial in shutting down the Sedins in the six-game series.
One huge way he shut down the Sedins was his face-off dominance, as Stajan had the highest face-off winning percentage of any regular center in the series.
A full breakdown is after the jump!
April 27 2015 12:00PM
While the regular season is becoming a faint memory due to the craziness of the playoffs, the annual awards nominations are gradually trickling out from the regular season.
Three finalists for James Norris Memorial Trophy will be announced tonight on NBCSN/Sportsnet/TVA pregame programming (6:30-7 ET) #NHLAwards— NHL Public Relations (@PR_NHL) April 27, 2015
Two Calgary Flames defenders have factored into Norris discussions: Mark Giordano and T.J. Brodie.
April 27 2015 10:00AM
In a season that keeps getting more and more interesting - and has remained pretty interesting to watch and write about - the Calgary Flames have advanced to the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs by virtue of their conquering of the Vancouver Canucks.
They capped off their six-game victory with a whirlwind 7-4 win over the Canucks on Saturday night.
In a season where many pundits, observers and even a fair number of fans expected the Flames to be "Connor McDavid Bad," they've advanced further into the post-season then they have in over a decade.
How the heck did that happen!?
April 26 2015 01:00PM
The first round is over and the Calgary Flames have dispatched the Vancouver Canucks.
How did they do it?
Well, they were pretty damn good at home, not very good in Vancouver, and managed to do their best to minimize the effectiveness of the Sedins in the confines of the Saddledome.