March 08 2011 11:17AM
As the Flames roll along on the wave of their on-going hot streak, the question of player valuation has become a hot topic, particularly around pending UFA's Curtis Glencross, Anton Babchuk and Alex Tanguay. The latter has experienced something of renaissance as a Flame after several straight seasons of lackluster results, particularly the horrendous 10-goal, 37-point season he had in Tampa Bay last year.
March 07 2011 03:05PM
FlamesNation.ca content editor Kent Wilson joined me on Sportsnet Radio FAN 960 this afternoon to respond to a number of different things. The first of which was Kent's response to a comment made by JohnF Sunday night regarding Olli Jokinen and Anton Babchuk. Why are these two players serving to be much more effective than many thought they would be? That's one of the big issues we delve into with Kent.
March 07 2011 09:45AM
John F asked a question in the scoring chance post last night which bears investigation:
March 06 2011 09:20PM
Some of Calgary's more recent wins have come in games where they weren't playing the type of hockey that's gotten them back into the Western Conference playoff race, but some good fortune and opportunistic scoring staked them to some important wins. In Sunday's 3-2 win over the Nashville Predators, the Flames were the better team because of the way they played, and they now sit fifth in the Western Conference.
March 06 2011 08:39PM
Scoring Chances for NHL Game Number 20987