September 25 2013 03:19PM

As the preseason comes to a close and the NHL regular season is squarely on the horizon StreakCred is ready to go with an early bird - $15 for the entire year.

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FGD: Final Exams

Ryan Pike
September 25 2013 01:38PM



If the last few weeks have been a course on how to make an NHL roster, tonight's the final exam. After two (or three, for the kids) weeks of camp, the Flames play their final pre-season contest this evening. It's at 7pm and brought to you by our friends at Sportsnet 960 The Fan AND on TV via TSN.

Excitement abounds, as players on the NHL fringes will try to stay there or get there, depending on their perspective.

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The Ritual of the Dancing Bear

Kent Wilson
September 25 2013 08:01AM


The recent events involving John Scott vs. Phil Kessel has raised the ugly issue of the role of fighters in hockey once again.

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Pat Sieloff to Turn Pro

Kent Wilson
September 24 2013 11:02AM


I have some general Flames thoughts brewing, but this item seems like it deserves its own article. According to the Windsor Spitfires, Pat Sieloff is turning pro with the Flames organization this year. From their release:

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FGD: A Pre-Season Tilt With the Rangers

Ryan Pike
September 23 2013 10:03AM

(you can thank ESPN for the pic)


We're eight days prior to the start of the NHL's regular season and inching closer and closer to final cuts. With 38 guys left in camp, there are still roster decisions to be made at more or less every position.

The Flames face the New York Rangers tonight at the Saddledome in their sixth of seven pre-season outings. The Rangers are almost on the opposite trajectory as the Flames – they're coming off a playoff year, they're poised for a strong season, and they're playing the third of six pre-season games.

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