Flames Since the Deadline

Kent Wilson
April 06 2010 12:18AM


One of the sad realities of being a Flames fan the last few years has been the club's tendency to stumble down the stretch. Under Playfair, the club went 9-8-1 the last 6 weeks before slinking into the post-season and getting roasted by the Red Wings. In Keenan's first season, Calgary went 8-6-1 down the stretch. Last year was the famous Jokinen/injury/cap pinch fiasco and the record was appropriately poor: 9-11-0.

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Better...But Not Good Enough

Kent Wilson
April 05 2010 08:48AM

IL: Anaheim Ducks v Chicago Blackhawks


The Flames season of irony continued yesterday. Calgary as a team played their best game in recent memory...and, of course, ended up losing by a wide margin. Some of that is a credit to the team they were playing, but really, it's just par for the course for this club in 2009-10.

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The Situation Room

Pat Steinberg
April 05 2010 08:43AM

Calgary Flames v New York Islanders

Well, after an Easter to forget for the Calgary Flames and their faithful, just where does it sit now? With all the positive vibes coming from a well played 2–1 victory in Denver, a lot of it was undone with a 4-1 loss in Chicago on Sunday afternoon. Let's take a look at the situation as it sits now.

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(Yet another) big one

Jean Lefebvre
April 04 2010 01:08PM

Here we go with yet another Biggest Game of the Season So Far for the Flames.

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Flames Inch Closer to Playoff Picture, Ambivalence Reigns

Kent Wilson
April 03 2010 11:13AM

Calgary Flames v Ottawa Senators


The Flames squeaked out a close one against the Avs last night, moving them into a tie for the eighth and final playoff spot in the Western Conference. The hometown heroes managed to pull an "Avalanche special" in Colorado last night, getting mostly outshot and outplayed but riding a favorable bounce and some outstanding goaltending to victory nonetheless.

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