December 13 2009 10:26AM
Rumour has it that Chris Chelios recently turned down his former Chicago Blackhawks boss Darryl Sutter and declined an invitation to join the Calgary Flames.
December 12 2009 12:48PM
The Flames offence has apprently decided to avoid the rush and started to do its Christmas slumping now.
Five games into December and the Calgary attack has managed but eight goals, one of which was into an empty net. There are a number of ways to look at the dearth of offence but the best, if slightly simplistic, two-word explanation is: Jarome Iginla.
December 11 2009 03:17PM
Welcome to the Game Day Fire Drill, for this, Calgary’s 31st game of the season on Dec. 11, 2009.
December 10 2009 07:58PM
Much breath has been wasted debating the merits of pugilism in hockey. And when we say wasted, we mean that both the Let 'Em Go crowd and the Won't Somebody Think of the Children faction have dug in their heels pretty deeply on the matter and no amount of Don Cherry knuckle-dragging propaganda nor holier-than-thou tsk-tsking will change a single mind on the subject.
December 10 2009 02:33PM
It is amazing how players get a reputation, positively or negatively, and how it sticks with them; in many cases for longer than it should. I’m not talking just about how the fans look at a player, but also how coaches and management view their own player.