October 14 2010 03:50PM
I was reading about the lineup today and I knew it would be grim. Everyone on the team seems to be hurt. But then we got worse news than I could have possibly imagined.
October 14 2010 01:10PM
As depressing as it's been seeing the constant stream of Flames players to the infirmary, the team gets some good news tonight in game three of the regular season. That comes in the form of Matt Stajan, who will in fact make his season debut for Calgary tonight against the Florida Panthers (7:30 pm, Sportsnet Flames and The Fan 960). Steve Staios also makes his season debut for the Flames.
October 14 2010 11:35AM
The first week in the NHL had everything the league could ask for; great goals, big saves, exciting hockey, big fights, but they also saw a few things they wish had never happened.
October 14 2010 10:26AM
Opposition Site - Litter Box Cats
The team Olli Jokinen and Jay Bouwmeester once led to many a non-playoff appearance is in town this evening. This year represents yet another reboot season for a franchise that has continually failed to get over the hump despite numerous high draft picks and regarded hockey men making their way through town.
October 13 2010 10:01AM
Any given 10 game segment from any given NHL season isn't going to tell you too much about a hockey team - there's a tiny signal-to-noise raio when it comes to a sample that small. That said, I would argue that games 1-10 is even less indicative of a team's true talents for a number of reasons.