FGD: YOUNG GUNZ BOA – Flames v. Oilers*

View image | gettyimages.com *This game will not be graced with his majesty’s presence. Adjust your expectations/prayer circles accordingly. The Flames and Oilers are playing tonight in what has to be the most exciting time to be an Oiler fan in recent memory. However, I am quite certain that this prospect tournament wouldn’t exist if it…

2015-16 Reasonable Expecations: Johnny Gaudreau

View image | gettyimages.com After the undersized Gaudreau was drafted he continued to get better and better at Boston College.  In his 3rd and last season at Boston College, he put up offensive numbers not seen in over a decade and was universally considered the Flames’ best prospect.  Finally he joined the Flames in the 2014-15 season…

FN’s All-Time Greatest Flames Team: Kent Nilsson

View image | gettyimages.com There have been many talented hockey players to suit up for the Calgary Flames franchise since it was established in Atlanta in 1972. By my count, it’s well over 500 in franchise history. Considering that several Hall of Fame players have had great years in Calgary (and Atlanta), let me lay…

Young Flames Hold On to Beat Jets 3-1

View image | gettyimages.com It wasn’t pretty at times, particularly in a fairly one-sided second period, but the Calgary Flames kicked off the 2015 Young Stars Classic tournament with a 3-1 victory over the Winnipeg Jets prospects at the South Okanagan Event Centre in Penticton earlier tonight.