Flames Highlights, Fond Memories

Kent Wilson
December 10 2012 10:44AM

 

 

With talks melting down last week and the league cancelling games through to December 30th today, it's hard to be up-beat or optimistic about NHL hockey at the moment. Like a lot of folks out there, the fanatic spirit in me that lives for the big saves, heavy hits and dirty dangles is slowly drowning beneath wave after wave of fuzzy CBA talk updates and cynical analyses of theatrical press conferences.

To remind myself of the good times and not sink into apathy completely, I recently took a tour around youtube for classic Flames highlights. I share them with you now.

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KHL: Two huge rivalries, crazy KHL fans

Steve Dangle
December 09 2012 09:05PM

 

Two KHL games for you today. First we have the Czech team Lev facing their Slovakian rivals Slovan, and then Latvian Dinamo Riga playing their Belarusian rivals Dinamo Minsk. Two great games, and absolutely rabid fans. Great seeing packed barns for a hockey game. I almost forgot what it looked like.

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AGD: Marlies Re-match

Kent Wilson
December 09 2012 01:06PM

 

Time: 1:00om MST

Location: Ricoh Coliseum Toronto

Broadcast: teamradio.ca

The last time these two teams met, the Marlies handed the Heat their worst defeat of the season so far (5-0). After a so-so start, Toronto has been climbing up the standings and currently sit tied for 3rd in Western Conference with 27 points, just four back of Abbotsford.

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Best of the Nation - 12.9.12

Jonathan Willis
December 09 2012 08:59AM

Lots of interesting stuff across the Nation websites this week, including an exclusive interview with an NHL head coach, 2013 Draft talk, a look at how goalies perform as they age, and obligatory stuff on the NHL lockout. Read more, after the jump!

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ECHL GAME

Wanye
December 08 2012 05:35PM

 

Any league that has the sense not to lock themselves out through Christmas and any team that has the sense to mysteriously drive off Theo Peckham gets our business. Where do you go when there is nothing to do and you are still riding high on having survived a Raiders game?

It's time to go to an ECHL game.

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