Internal contract negotiations make up Brad Treliving’s best work

The signing of Elias Lindholm to a six-year, $29.1 million contract earlier this week continued an impressive theme for Flames’ general manager Brad Treliving. Since taking the reins in April 2014, Treliving has forged a reputation of being a tough negotiator and it’s yielded impressive results, particularly in one area: internal contract negotiations. When it…


Development camp 2018: Matthew Phillips is poised to go pro

For whatever reason, smaller players have a tendency to slide in the NHL Draft. While in the past teams like the Calgary Flames would have seen this trend as proof that players 5’10” or shorter were cursed or made of bees, more recently the Flames have seen this market inefficiency and jumped all over it….