FGD: Hey, Pekka Rinne!

Nation World HQ
November 29 2011 01:34PM

(Macarena kinda sounds like Pekka Rinne).  After a solid 5-2 win over the Minnesota Wild on Sunday night, the Calgary Flames return home for a pair of games starting tonight against the Nashville Predators (7:30 pm, TSN and Sportsnet 960).  It's the second of four meeting between the two teams as Calgary will try to avenge what was a frustrating 2-0 loss on home ice back on October 22nd.  That was an afternoon affair where the Flames really were Rinne'd.

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Flames Forwards: Who's Coming Up Short?

Robert Vollman
November 28 2011 01:21PM


If you've been following the weekly Black Box statistical summaries then you've also been following the OZQoC Charts, and you know how the Flames forwards are being used. Here's how it sits today at the season's one-quarter mark.

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Flamesnation Quarter Pole Roundtable

Kent Wilson
November 28 2011 08:41AM



The Flames changed management, traded a few key pieces and reshuffled some of their scouting staff over the last calender year or so. Even with all that, the Flames are in pretty much the same position they were last year at this time. The club's hopes for the playoffs are already extremely slim and it's unlikely we'll see them pull off another two month miracle run like they did post-Christmas last season.

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Nation Network Hockey Pool, November 27th Edition

Jonathan Willis
November 28 2011 12:30AM

It was a close thing, but last week's leader held off a strong challenge to remain in first for a second consecutive week.

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November 27 2011 09:06PM

Congratulations to the 2011 Grey Cup Champion BC Lions!

If you haven't had your fill of sports for the weekend might we suggest having a lil listen to some of the most knowledgeable hockey folks around?

This is NationRadio.

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