Flames Cut 19

Kent Wilson
September 21 2011 03:08PM

 

 

Brent Sutter and Jay Feaster reduced the training camp clutter today, cutting some 19 players. Most aren't terribly surprising, with a huge bulk of the guys being assigned to Abbotsford.

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Flames/Canucks Split Game Thoughts

Kent Wilson
September 21 2011 09:28AM

 

 

Pat Steinberg has a good overview of the Flames home game here. Unlike him, though, I wasn't at the Saddledome rubbing shoulders with the important people. Instead I stayed at home and switched between internet feed and SNET broadcast so I could catch as much action as possible.

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Flames Intrasquad Game Thoughts

Kent Wilson
September 19 2011 05:08PM

 

 

I dropped by the final training camp practice today. It turned out to be an intrasquad game which garnered some limited though interesting observations of some of the players involved.

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Kyle Turris: Viable Trade Target?

Kent Wilson
September 16 2011 03:28PM

 

 

RFA negotiations have been a bit of a big deal this summer, moreso than usual at least. Because RFA's have limited leverage and a single team holds rights to negotiate with the player, deals are usually all but inevitable if both parties are even passingly interested in getting a contract done.

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Flames Training Camp Primer

Kent Wilson
September 15 2011 11:10AM

 

 

With the propsect tournament drawing to a close, the Calgary Flames main camp is right around the corner. Practies and such start this coming weekend while the first exhibition game goes September 20th in a split-squad game in/vs Vancouver. The rest of the pre-season schedule is here.

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