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Two Games in – Deep Breaths Flames Fans

    The Flames dropping the first two games of the shortened season at home seems to confirm all the worst fears of the management and fanbase. The own-zone play has been sloppy, Kipper has looked helpless and there already seems to be a growing chasm between the team’s aspirations and their outcomes. As always,…

Post-Game: Duck Sauced

The Calgary Flames remain winless after a sometimes-ugly, sometimes-exciting 5-4 home loss against the Anaheim Ducks (of Anaheim). The contest was a microcosm of the entire season to date – both games of it. Jarome Iginla? One point (an assist), but largely invisible. The third line of Lee Stempniak, Matt Stajan and Roman Horak? Full…

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FGD: Duck Hunting

    After the Flames didn’t fare so well Shark fishing, today they’ll try their luck at Duck hunting. In four games last year, both teams were 2-1-1 and both winning their games in their own barn. With the shortened schedule, the Flames will play the Ducks three times, two of which will be here…