Post-Game: Out-Gunned

Ryan Pike
October 11 2014 11:07PM

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After a win in Edmonton on Thursday, the Calgary Flames hit the road in earnest on Saturday night when they visited the St. Louis Blues at Scottrade Center.

The road hit back.

The Flames dropped a rather one-sided game by a 4-1 score. The Blues didn't give the Flames much, and took advantage of their chances. Given the fact that the home side got the lead 48 seconds into the game, on the very first shot of the game, the outcome was never in doubt and the Blues never really seemed too impressed or concerned with the visitors from Calgary.

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FGD: ENTER SETO

Taylor McKee
October 11 2014 01:43PM

Welcome to your favourite Scorch fanblog for tonight's preview of the Flames and St. Louis Blues!

The Flames are coming off their requisite thrashing of the Oilers on Thursday and are in St. Louis tonight for the Blues home opener that precious few in Missouri will give a flying crap about as both the Royals and Cardinals play this evening in the MLB championship series'.

The Flames are on the second game of a brutal six-game road trip to start their season and will be in tough tonight against a Blues team that dropped their season opener on Thursday. Thanks to a most predictable injury and a flu, the Flames will debut a new winger tonight, find out who it is (there's a big picture of him) after the jump!

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THE PACIFIC WAR ROOM

Nation World HQ
October 11 2014 07:30AM

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Our friends at The Royal Half have created the Pacific War Room… a wrap-up of the past week in the Pacific from some of the best and brightest bloggers who cover Pacific Division teams. In alphabetical order of the teams in the Pacific Division… we present the second installment of Pacific War Room for the 2014-15 NHL Season.

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Prospect Round-Up (October 10 2014)

Ryan Pike
October 10 2014 10:26PM

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The Calgary Flames have many prospects playing in many different leagues. With so much action going on in far-flung parts of North America and the world, it can be hard to keep track.

Here's a quick rundown of how the Flames prospects kids did tonight.

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Baby Flames Begin Season Tonight

Ryan Pike
October 10 2014 12:21PM

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After all the daring and excitement of the first two days of the NHL season - featuring two Calgary Flames contests - lost in the shuffle is the debut of the AHL's Adirondack Flames this evening.

And that's a shame, because in addition to having a truly amazing mascot, the Baby Flames are also pretty stacked and have a coach with a strong track record as a winner. Expectations are fairly high in Glens Falls this season.

And I don't care what anybody else says - I think the mascot is goofy fun, aside from its wacky back-story.

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