Development Camp 2013: Morgan Klimchuk

Ryan Pike
July 22 2013 08:17AM



Of the three first round picks that the Calgary Flames made in the 2013 NHL Draft, Morgan Klimchuk may have been accompanied by the least pomp and circumstance. Sean Monahan was chosen with the highest draft choice the club has had in years. Emile Poirier was chosen a bit off board when high scoring, Calgary-born Hunter Shinkaruk was still available, so he gets some special attention for that.

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FN Weekend Open Thread - Where do the Flames Finish Next Season?

Kent Wilson
July 20 2013 10:55AM



The roster is more or less set. The schedule is done. New divisions have been created and with them a new post-season cut-off format. It's time to start guessing where the Flames will land next season.

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Flames Sign Sieloff and Cundari

Kent Wilson
July 19 2013 05:19PM


- pic via MiHockeynow


Feaster knocked two more names off the list today, inking former second rounder Patrick Sieloff as well as 23 year old AHL all-star Mark Cundari to a pair of contracts.

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A Look At The 2013-14 Flames Schedule

Ryan Pike
July 19 2013 01:18PM



With Olympic participation official, the NHL announced the 2013-14 schedule this morning. For your Calgary Flames, there are some good and bad aspects to it. Here's a quick and dirty rundown.

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A Case for Matt Stajan as the Number One Center

July 19 2013 11:09AM



This is not an article I could’ve imagined writing at the 4th Line Blog when the Trade happened in early 2010. Don’t get me wrong- I didn’t hate the Phaneuf for Stajan/Hagman etc. trade at the time, but I never really imagined the Flames would get to a point where I’d have to make an argument for Stajan as the number one center on the Flames roster.

So how do the Flames arrive at a point where the number one center should be one of the most maligned players in recent history? Let’s count it off:

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