Flames Comparables: Reserve Defensemen

    Every Thursday we’re using the Snepsts system to project how many points each of the Flames may score this year. Now that we’ve moved on to players with limited NHL, we’re switching to AHL-to-NHL Translations. We’ve already looked at most of the Flames key forwards and key defensemen, and this week we’ll look…


Kris Chucko Retires; Highlights Education

    At the age of just 25, former Calgary Flames first round draft pick Kris Chucko is done with professional hockey – at least the on ice portion. That’s right. Chucko has had enough.


Postgame: Good Start

The Calgary Flames played one of, if not their best, first period of the season and carried over some good things into the second period, and it was enough to take a 4-2 win over the Colorado Avalanche on Wednesday night.  While their final frame wasn’t the picture of perfection, they staved off a chasing…

Game 8 – Flames vs. Avalanche Live Chat

Flames vs. Avalanche – Game 8 Live Chat The Flames have been off for awhile and in that vacuum has settled trade rumors about Rene Bourque, Kyle Turris due to  growing sense of frustration and discontentment with the roster as it stands. While it’s still very early and the Flames are likely a better team…