October 11 2011 11:11AM
Future Considerations will be stop by to provide updates on notable Flames prospects now and then. Today we take a look at Max Reinhart.
By: Future Considerations
Max Reinhart found himself in the basement of the Scotiabank Saddledome talking to media after a Calgary victory. But instead of waiting for the media to converge on the Flames’ dressing room, Reinhart instead found him walking down the dark tunnel that meets with the bowels of the storied rink after emerging from the visiting club’s habitat.
October 11 2011 09:05AM
Every Monday we'll be posting a weekly statistical update on how the Flames have fared with each of their individual players on the ice. This first week will be rather tame not only because they've played just a single game, but because two of the major statistical sites on which we rely aren't set up with 2011-12 data yet. Consider this a trial run, and a good way to see what it will look when it's all put together.
October 10 2011 03:09PM
For a second straight game, the Calgary Flames opened nicely but were unable to put together anything of note in the middle stages of the hockey game. On Monday afternoon in St. Louis, the Flames opened the score before being done in by four goals against in the final 40 minutes, falling 5-2 to the Blues. Calgary is not 0-2 on the season, starting off a three game road trip in an unimpressive fashion.
October 10 2011 02:45PM
Final Score: 5-2 Loss
October 10 2011 11:38AM
Flames in St. Louis this afternoon. The Blues are a team I expect to surprise some people this year. They have three solid lines of forwards and have some of the strongest underlying numbers of any of the non-playoff clubs last year. If they can stay healthy and if Halak can get back to being even average (let alone above average), they're a good bet to make the playoffs.
As such, this is one of the teams the Flames will battling with in the middle in the conference. They'll need to get as many points out of them as possible