The Playoff Chase - April 6 2015

Ryan Pike
April 06 2015 03:00PM

The NHL season ends in five days. There are nine teams competing for eight spots. Four spots are entirely spoken for. Another two spots can be sewn up tonight.

Here's where things stand as the Flames sit idle tonight.

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Johnny Gaudreau is the rookie of the year according to poll of NHL head coaches

Thomas Drance
April 06 2015 02:00PM


If the Calder Memorial Trophy was voted on by NHL head coaches, it would seem that Johnny Gaudreau would be the likely winner.

On Monday veteran TSN broadcaster Bob McKenzie unveiled the results of an informal poll that he conducted among 20 NHL head coaches. More of those coaches chose Johnny Gaudreau as the NHL's best and impactful rookie than any other player.

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News and Notes - April 6 2015

Ryan Pike
April 06 2015 01:00PM

The Calgary Flames don't play today, but they're back on the practice ice as they prepare for another crucial game tomorrow night when they host the Arizona Coyotes. Here's a brief look at what's going on in Flames-land today.

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A Brief Look At Calgary's Reserve List

Ryan Pike
April 06 2015 11:00AM

One thing that raised a bit of questions over the last few days was the concept of the NHL's Reserve List for each team. In the interest of clearing up any questions and ideally creating a nice sharable landing space for questions about the Calgary Flames' list, here's a quick reserve list primer.

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Adirondack's Rookie Pack Mules

Mike Cadarette
April 06 2015 09:00AM

These truly are exciting times to be a Flames fan. That much is evident by simply following this organization on a daily basis.

Dig even deeper though, and you’ll see that in terms of rookie production on the farm, we haven’t seen anything like it in over a decade! That’s a really long time ago.

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