Postgame: Out With a Bang

Pat Steinberg
December 31 2010 10:41PM

The Calgary Flames ended the calendar year the way they needed to: with a win.  Three goals in the second period staked them to a 3-2 win over the Colorado Avalanche and gives the team three consecutive wins for the first time since October.  If the team is going to claw their way back into contention, they have to win games, in whatever fashion...they did that tonight.

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Game No. 38: Should auld acquaintance be forgot, and never brought to mind?

Ryan Lambert
December 31 2010 04:24PM

I probably don't have to tell you this, but 2010 was not a good year to be a Flames fan.

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FGD: Avalanche Warning

Pat Steinberg
December 31 2010 12:53PM

The Calgary Flames play their first game of the post-Darryl Sutter era tonight at the Scotiabank Saddledome as they'll take on the Colorado Avalanche for the third time this season (7 pm, Sportsnet West and The FAN 960).  The Flames look for a third straight win against a Northwest Division foe; an opponent coming off an exciting shootout win in Edmonton the night before.

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Flames Scoring Chances - Game 36 versus Dallas

Kent Wilson
December 31 2010 11:51AM

Scoring Chances for NHL Game Number 20515

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Gameday Preview: There's always drinks and dancing in the rubble

Robert Cleave
December 31 2010 10:30AM


DENVER - NOVEMBER 09: Craig Conroy  of the Calgary Flames and Brandon Yip  of the Colorado Avalanche battle for control of the puck at the Pepsi Center on November 9, 2010 in Denver, Colorado. The Flames defeated the Avalanche 4-2. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

In a departure from recent matters concerning the Flames, we actually get to discuss a real hockey game today, and it's convenient that our old pals the Avalanche are in town, since I suspect a few folks might like to see the Flames emulate Colorado's approach to team building. I'm not quite sure I buy that, but the Denver outfit is an improving team that has given Calgary fits the last year and a half.

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