Postgame: Different Levels

Pat Steinberg
March 12 2011 11:22PM

The Vancouver Canucks are the best team in the NHL for a reason, and they were the better team on Saturday night, erasing two Calgary leads and eventually topping the Flames 4-3.  It was Vancouver's fourth win against Calgary this season, and it's the first time since January the Flames have lost consecutive games in regulation.  Calgary wasn't poor by any stretch, but they just weren't as good as their opponent on this night.

Read Article | 7 Comments

Flames Scoring Chances - Game 71 versus Vancouver

Kent Wilson
March 12 2011 10:42PM

Scoring Chances for NHL Game Number 21031

Read Article | 0 Comments

Game No. 71: Give it to Timmy

Ryan Lambert
March 12 2011 06:42PM

Oh boy...

Read Article | 0 Comments

FGD: Ugh

Pat Steinberg
March 12 2011 01:20PM

The memories of the last time the Vancovuer Canucks and their fans invaded the Scotiabank Saddledome make me sad.  A close game through 40 got blown open by the NHL's best team, eventually ending in a 7-2 Vancouver win.  With three games on the coast since then, and two more Canucks wins, the teams meet again tonight in Calgary (8 pm, CBC and Sportsnet Radio FAN 960).

Read Article | 8 Comments

A Look at the Flames Playoff Chances

Kent Wilson
March 11 2011 01:05PM



It's been a wild ride since the Flames bottomed-out in late December. Against long-odds, the club has ridden some bounces and strong play back into the post-season picture in the Western Conference. With just 12 games left on the schedule, the stretch drive looms on the horizon. Here's a look at what the Flames will need to do to complete their resurrection.

Read Article | 18 Comments