Flames at 2018 World Juniors: Eetu’s here, Canada takes first

It was an eventful penultimate day of round robin action for Flames prospects today, as five of six – six! Eetu Tuulola is officially playing for Team Finland, at long last – were in action. Linus Lindstrom and the Swedes faced Switzerland, Tuulola made his debut and he and Juuso Valimaki faced off against Adam…


Flames acquire Dalton Prout from Devils for Eddie Lack

The Calgary Flames have parted ways with goaltender Eddie Lack. With David Rittich seeming like a good fit as Mike Smith’s backup, the Flames have traded Lack to the New Jersey Devils in exchange for defenseman Dalton Prout. Prout will report to the American Hockey League’s Stockton Heat – he cleared waivers on Dec. 29…


The top 5 Flames moments of 2017

Writing the annual “top moments” of any given calendar year might be the most fun I have on this site. It’s cool to revisit different moments from January through December, and 2017 was no different for the Flames. The only unfortunate part of this year’s countdown is the complete void of positive playoff moments, but…


Ducks 2, Flames 1 post-game embers: Yikes

Sometimes, a team will play well but still lose, because somebody has to lose. Other times, a team will play like complete garbage and they’ll have earned the loss and then some. The Flames were the former Thursday night. Friday night, they were very much the latter.