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An Open Letter To Curtis Glencross

Via NHL.com Dear Curtis Glencross, No. Regards,  Flames fans. I’m being told I need to delve deeper into this, so I guess that’s what I’ll do. In reference to this interview you gave, Mister Glencross, the one where you’re talking about working on a contract extension now for some reason, the one where you go…

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THE ROUNDUP

The most boring stretch for any hockey fan is between now and early September. We do our best to scratch that hockey itch below.

2014-15: A Huge Year for Pending RFAs

#482019545 / gettyimages.com As we creep closer to the kick-off of the 2014-15 season, it begins to dawn on me that this season is pretty important for the Calgary Flames, and a lot of the organization’s players. Okay, ignore the whole “Play Whack for Jack (Eichel)” or “(Play With) No Honor for Connor” aspect. If…

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Flames Next Steps – Get Competitive by 2016-17

In this series we’ve already noted the Flames need to up their functional toughness and improve their blueline depth behind Mark Giordano and TJ Brodie in order to climb out of the Western Conference basement. This final part is more focused on the “when” than the “how”. Although I’m sure the team’s executives and fans…