Give Garnet Hathaway a Contract!

View image | If you’re not familiar with Garnet Hathaway, I’m writing this article for you because there’s a very real chance he’ll be signed by Brad Treliving this offseason. No, I’m not joking.

Comparing The West: Calgary and The Other Playoff Contenders

View image | The Western Conference has 14 teams that want to be in the playoffs. At this juncture, only 10 have legitimate hopes of actually playing when the post-season begins in mid-April (with apologies to Edmonton, Arizona, Dallas and Colorado). In the interest of my own curiosity, here is a brief statistical comparison…


FN Mailbag – March 6, 2015 (late edition)

Time again for the FlamesNation Friday Mailbag. This week we have a grab bag of unrelated items, ranging from the Flames lacklustre collection of defensive prospect to the futures of Hiller, Ramo and Mikael Backlund.  Let’s dive in.



It’s Saturday, and that means it’s time for another round table known as the Pacific War Room. What is the Pacific War Room? Each week, the heroes at the Royal Half compile the week that was with hot takes from the best and brightest bloggers from around the Pacific Division. These are those hot takes. Enjoy.


Post-Game: Back-to-Back Wins!

View image | Tonight’s game had all the marks of a tough one for the Calgary Flames. Detroit were rested, while Calgary had played the evening before and didn’t get into the Motor City until 2am local time. The Flames had lost David Jones, who had been a key part of their tough-minutes tandem…