Holiday wishes for the Flames

Embed from Getty Images On Festivus, we aired our grievances towards the Flames. Rest assured, they were well-deserved; the Flames have given us plenty of things to be mad about this season so far. But! It’s not entirely their fault. I mean, some of it definitely is, and better decisions can most likely always be…

Five prospects to represent Flames at World Juniors

Embed from Getty Images The holiday season means many things to many people. For hockey fans, it means the annual World Junior Championship tournament – pitting the best under-20 players in the world against each other. This year’s tournament will feature a lot of representation of the Calgary Flames by recent draftees. All told, five…

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The 12 Flames of Christmas

Embed from Getty Images I can’t think of a better way to celebrate the holiday season than to take a beautiful Christmas song and use it as the motivation to write a whimsical, slightly lame article with a yuletide theme. But because I lack originality and yet also want to bring Christmas cheer, I present…

Post-Game: Canucks roasting on an open fire

Embed from Getty Images The Calgary Flames came into the final game before the Christmas break with a problem: losers of three of their last four games, their play had been a tad inconsistent – to the point where some may have questioned whether they’ve lapsed into their October doldrums once more. A 4-1 victory…

Troy Brouwer leaves game with upper-body injury

Embed from Getty Images The Calgary Flames have enjoyed a relatively injury-free stretch of hockey since Johnny Gaudreau, Lance Bouma and Kris Versteeg have recovered from their various maladies. Unfortunately, it looks like that stretch may be coming to an abrupt end. Troy Brouwer upper body injury. Will not return. — Calgary Flames (@NHLFlames) December…