How to Rebuild the Calgary Flames - A Four Year (and a bit) Plan - Part 2

December 23 2012 09:41AM



This is a continuation of a series in which I propose a method of rebuilding the Flames organization. For a frame of reference, you can go to the first in the series here.

Preparing for a shortened 2012-13 NHL season

As I mentioned in the first article, I am operating under a list of assumptions, the first of which is that the 2012-2013 season is an abbreviated one, beginning in January. A shortened season will be Kryptonite to this already borderline roster, while a cancelled one would be potentially catastrophic for the organization as a whole.

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Best of the Nation: 12.23.12

Jonathan Willis
December 23 2012 08:48AM

Lockout talks, an Evander Kane trade, a plan to rebuild the Calgary Flames, World Junior primers and a host of other topics were covered at the Nation Network this weeks - read past the jump to see more.

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KHL: Minsk vs. Severstal, Omsk vs. Riga

Steve Dangle
December 22 2012 06:17PM


I gotta go to a game in Minsk...

Anyway - HOCKEY!


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AGD: Last Game Before the Break

Kent Wilson
December 22 2012 04:26PM



Mercifully for the stumbling Heat, tonight's tilt against the Rockford Ice Hogs is the last game before the Christmas break for the team. After yesterday's 5-1 whipping at the hands of the Grand Rapids Griffins, I'm sure most of the guys are just looking forward to getting home and seeing their families.

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How to Rebuild the Calgary Flames – A Four-Year (and a bit) Plan

December 22 2012 09:22AM

I've given it to Feaster and the Flames a fair bit, most recently in my rebuilding series. So I figure it is probably time to put some skin in the game and say what I would do to rebuild the Flames. No tricks, no hidden agendas. I feel it is time that I add something constructive to this conversation.

I'm going to rebuild the Calgary Flames.

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