July 18 2011 04:39PM
Niclas Bergfors. Tyler Kennedy. Torrey Mitchell. Scott Gomez. Martin Hanzal. Scottie Upshall. Nikolay Zherdev. Peter Regin. Michael Frolik.
What do all nine of these players have in common?
July 18 2011 02:58PM
When defenceman Adam Pardy signed a two year, $4 million contract with the Dallas Stars on July 1st, I was like many who felt the Calgary Flames had made the right move in letting him walk. I was a proponent of keeping Pardy on the team for a reasonable price, but his pricetag in Texas did not fit that cateogry. Regardless of salary, though, Pardy leaves the only pro franchise he's ever known and views Dallas as a great opportunity to move his career forward.
July 18 2011 11:51AM
Now that Brendan Morrison is back in the fold, the Flames have at least five NHL centerman at their disposal, including Mikael Backlund, Olli Jokinen, Daymond Langkow and Matt Stajan. The last three guys make $3+ million year while Backlund made a strong case to move up the depth chart last season. Like the club's ever growing collection of depth defensemen, Calgary's situation down the middle seems to similar with lots of middling guys and fewer top-end options.
July 17 2011 05:30PM
Thousands of years ago when computers were invented we highly doubt that they were intended to bring you wireless transmissions from the radiola. But in the year 2011, here we are bringing you NationRadio. This weeks guests include David Staples, Jonathan Willis, Tyler Dellow and Bob Stauffer.
Commerical free as always - it's NationRadio.
July 17 2011 12:51AM
People have crazy ideas about the number of points forwards should be recording.