March 31 2011 03:38PM
Vicki Hall of the Calgary Herald is reporting that Ales Kotalik has once again been sent to Abbotsford. The $3M boat anchor had a nice game against the Oilers upon his return, but has been noticeably invisible since.
March 31 2011 08:48AM
The Flames recently announced they signed former 6th round pick Joni Ortio. The 19-year old has spent his time bouncing around various junior and pro leagues in Finland since he was drafted in 2009, so his results are all over the place. This year, he's appeared primarily with TPS of the SM-liiga league (Finnish Elite League) and managed a .910 SV% in 15 games.
March 30 2011 10:20PM
Scoring Chances for NHL Game Number 21149
March 29 2011 09:14AM
With the Blackhawks and Ducks both winning last night, the Flames already tenuous playoff chances have been pushed to the brink. The Ducks are currently four points up on Calgary with one game in hand while the Hawks are three points up with two games in hand. To make matters more complicated, the Dallas Stars are just a point behind Calgary, but have played three less games so far.
Here's a look at the Flames three main 8th place competitors and what their stretch drive schedules look like.
March 28 2011 09:43AM
Whatever can be said about this Flames season, it's certainly never boring. Here are some thoughts on their on-going playoff chances, Feaster, Kipper and more: