FN Mailbag – April 10, 2015

Playoffs! Guys, the Flames are in the playoffs! Of course, I asked for these questions before the Flames clinched so keep that mind.  This week we talk about Tyler Wotherspoon, Brandon Bollig and what the Flames future looks like. 

Clear Your Calendars – Some Schedule Speculation

View image | gettyimages.com So, the Calgary Flames made the playoffs last night. They’ll play Vancouver. Yay. But the most common question I’ve heard now is “When will they play?” So I did some digging on building availabilities based on what’s been announced publicly on each website. Here’s my guess-work at when the games will…

Sabres Start Memorial Scholarship for Ex-Flame Steve Montador

View image | gettyimages.com Folks, we all recall that former Calgary Flames defender Steve Montador passed away back in February. It was sad, and his loss is obviously still felt around the hockey world. But the Buffalo Sabres have done something pretty cool, setting up a scholarship fund in Montador’s memory.


The Roundup

Canucks, Jets and Flames all headed to the playoffs, Brendan Shanahan’s tight ship, Kings miss, can the Oilers ever change, Keegan Lowe fights twice in NHL debut, breaking down trade deadline a month after the deals and more in this weeks Roundup brought to you by DraftKings.


Post-Game: Mission Accomplished

View image | gettyimages.com The Kings are dead. Long live the Kings. After a fever-pitched 60 minute battle with the Los Angeles Kings, the Calgary Flames skated away with a 3-1 victory for their 45th win of the season. The victory clinched a playoff berth for the Flames, and represented Classic Flames Hockey Version B…

Flames Clinch Playoff Spot

View image | gettyimages.com The dream 2014-15 season for the Calgary Flames will continue. The Flames have clinched a berth in the 2015 Stanley Cup playoffs by virtue of their 3-1 win earlier tonight over the Los Angeles Kings.