FlamesNation player evaluations: Sean Monahan

Sean Monahan has been one of the most reliably productive and strongest players for the Flames in recent memory, perhaps the closest thing they’ve had to a true first line centre since Daymond Langkow. Even in a season marked by injury, inconsistency, and an awful powerplay, Monahan had a career year and shows plenty of…


Calgary’s biggest RFA question is in net

Neither David Rittich nor Jon Gillies are under contract for next season, which poses a very interesting question for the Flames this summer. Both pending RFAs, Rittich and Gillies had positive moments last season mixed with some real struggles. As such, neither have proven the ability to enter “heir apparent” territory, bringing us to our…


Flames at Worlds update: Playing for medals

There are just four games left at the 2018 IIHF World Championships: two semifinals, the bronze medal game, and the gold medal game. Three Flames remain in contention: Bill Peters as head coach of Team Canada, Mikael Backlund as captain of Team Sweden, and Johnny Gaudreau as one of Team USA’s top scorers.