After a couple of solid signings in Raymond and Hiller, the Flames add their first eyebrow raiser in Dereyk Engelland for 3 years at $2.9M per year.
#181745379 / gettyimages.com The Flames were very vocal about the need to add another NHL goalie heading into free agency and they managed to get one of the better options in former Duck Jonas Hiller.
Toronto’s loss is Calgary’s gain as Mason Raymond signs with the Flames. Since this deal involves two Nation Network teams, here’s the deal from both perspectives with input from myself and Kent Wilson.
The Flames are entering the free agent season with the most cap room in the organization’s tenure in the cap era. As a result, the Flames have probably the most flexibility for rookie GM Brad Treliving ever – at least from a budgeting perspective. The club needs to spend more than $10M in cap space just to make…