FGD: NEW BEGINNINGS

Byron Bader
December 12 2013 01:29PM

 

 

- stick tap to @Notbaertschi for grabbing this beauty.

The Flames are two days removed from an emotional game against the Bruins on Tuesday, that saw the return of Jarome Iginla to the Saddledome for the first time since he was traded last Spring. After the emotions settled after a raucous ovation to start things off, the Bruins eventually got their game going in the 3rd period, beating the Flames 2-1.

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Breaking: Flames Fire Feaster & Weisbrod

Ryan Pike
December 12 2013 10:18AM

 

 

The Flames official Twitter account has announced that Jay Feaster and John Weisbrod have been relieved of their duties.

A press conference with real, actual details is coming up at 11am.

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Five things: A lovefest

Ryan Lambert
December 12 2013 08:24AM

1. The homecoming

Nice to see the big, long ceremony for Jarome Iginla, who deserved bigger and longer if anything. If that standing ovation before the game lasted all night and they didn't play the game, that might have been fitting. You really can't say enough good things.

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The "Iginla's Return" FN Roundtable

Ryan Pike
December 11 2013 01:53PM

 

 

 

With Jarome Iginla's emotional return to Calgary last night, the FlamesNation crew decided to revisit the Big Trade with the Penguns. As such, here's a quick run around the table to see how Iginla's remembered by this bunch and how things look for the Flames in the aftermath of his trade last March.

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Fans Never Really Got to Say Good-Bye

Steve Macfarlane
December 11 2013 08:23AM

 

Iggy
- pic via Cats Five

 

Jarome Iginla’s last game as a member of the Flames was technically sitting out as as a healthy scratch last season, on the night he was ultimately traded. Because there were deals in the works, Iginla was told to stay home. He didn’t even get to come to the rink.

For 16 years, Iginla was the future, then face of the franchise here. And just like that, he was gone.

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