Post-Game: Flames flounder against Ducks

The Calgary Flames played decently on Thursday night in San Jose, with their game-plan derailed by an injury to Michael Frolik. With a day to regroup before another key divisional game with the Anaheim Ducks, the hope was that they could figure out a plan to pick up more points. Instead, the Flames let points…


Flames at 2018 World Juniors: USA wins ugly in outdoor game

Another chapter was written in the extensive, and often bitter, hockey history between the United States and Canada at New Era Field in Buffalo, New York on Friday afternoon. For the first time ever, there was an outdoor game at the World Juniors. For the second time in as many World Junior meetings, Canada blew…


Michael Frolik broke his jaw, out week-to-week

Lads and ladies, the Calgary Flames have held their media availability prior to tonight’s game with the Anaheim Ducks. One of the topics discussed was the status of winger Michael Frolik, who left yesterday’s game in San Jose after blocking a Brent Burns shot with his face. The news is not good.


FGD 38: Back to Disneyland (8pm MT, SN West)

The last time the Calgary Flames (18-15-4) were in Anaheim, the game almost didn’t happen. The Southern California area was absolutely deluged with wildfires – which it thankfully is not anymore. The last time the Flames were in Anaheim, something unusual happened: they won. The Flames hope that bit of unusual continues when they meet…


Sharks 3, Flames 2 (SO) post-game embers: Almost good enough

The Flames played well, just as they did in their first game against the Sharks. They went toe-to-toe. These are back-to-back 3-2 losses, and there really isn’t any shame in that – other than the part where they aren’t coming away with more points. And they really need to start doing that.


Post-Game: Sharks edge Flames in shootout

The Calgary Flames returned from their Christmas break with a crucial game that begins a string of several crucial games. The Flames visited the San Jose Sharks. They played 25 really good minutes and then 35 fairly decent minutes, but fell 3-2 in a shootout to the Sharks. It was a solid effort on an…