Welcome to the second Game Day Fire Drill, for this, Calgary’s 50th game of the season on Feb. 3, 2009.
While I concluded below that the Flames should be in line for an improved road record going forward, there’s absolutely no guarantees that the turn-around will begin this evening in Dallas. Working against the Flames is the dreaded “road game less than 24 hours after the previous road game”. Calgary has suffered some of their…
Due to some server issues, this was cross-posted from my site. After last night’s loss at the hands of the bottom-feeding Colorado Avalanche, the Flames road record dipped to a mediocre 11-10-1; a stark contrast to their 19-5-3 home dominance.
And so ends the wonderful season series with the woeful Avalanche, who somehow managed to scrape out two straight home wins against a massively superior team. Ugh.