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FlamesNation Player Evaluations: Tyler Wotherspoon

Embed from Getty Images In the 2014-15 season, Tyler Wotherspoon had to wait until a meaningless Game 82 to set foot back on NHL ice. In 2015-16, it took him until Game 57. Not only that, but he got an extra 10 games out of it, to boot. So while Wotherspoon didn’t get any playoff…

The best and worst Flames coaches ever

Embed from Getty Images The Calgary Flames are currently looking for a head coach. Over their 44 seasons in the National Hockey League, the Flames have had 17 head coaches (including interims). Some were good. Some were bad. All of them lost their job in one way or another. If you want to get technical,…

Random Thoughts – On Bob Hartley

Embed from Getty Images Bob Hartley’s tenure as the Flames’ head coach is over.  Though I found the timing of his dismissal somewhat surprising, I nevertheless agree with it in principle. Treliving’s remarks on the matter are apropos: in many ways the club seems to have peaked under the current bench boss. A fresh perspective…