FlamesNation Radio

For the first time ever, FlamesNation.ca will have it’s own radio show, as we go live from the NHL Entry Draft in Minnesota tonight on Sportsnet Radio FAN 960.  Kent Wilson (if he gets here) and I will be bringing the show to you, and this article will drive the conversation…your comments will direct what…


The Regehr Watch

Having to roll to the top prospects luncheon and having Kent in the air means we’re away from the site at a potentially inopportune time.  I thought I’d post this to get discussion going, as Darren Dreger is reporting the Flames have asked defenceman Robyn Regehr to waive his no trade clause and accept a…


My 2011 NHL Draft Top-30

I know the hockey world is swamped with mock drafts and top-30 lists at the moment, but I thought I’d add one more – mine. This is not a mock draft; rather, this is how I rank the players I feel are the top-30 prospects for tomorrow’s draft.


Harley Norman Hotchkiss AKA Hero

    (This article originally appeared on Domebeers.com)   Harley Norman Hotchkiss died on Wednesday. It was a sad day for Calgary, Alberta, and Canada. Our nation lost a true Roman, if you will.


Draft Bloggin: Chilling at the Holiday Inn

What you’re looking at is the piece de resistance of what I like to call the "Pat Steinberg Super Sex Suite" (stealing from a former radio colleague) at the beautiful Holiday Inn Express in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota.  Actually, this is my sad office in Minny, as I’m staying here for the first night before joining the…


The Wish List: Part 1

On the horribly uncomfortable plane ride from Calgary to Minneapolis, I finished up doing my research on prospects for the coming 2011 NHL Entry Draft, and I put together my wish list specific to the Calgary Flames.  With three picks in the top 60 this year, for the first time in what seems like eons, the Flames…