Breaking down the Flames 2018-19 broadcast schedule

The folks at Sportsnet announced the broadcast plans for the Calgary Flames for the 2018-19 season on Monday morning. The radio and television plans are remarkable in how little has actually changed from last season. Here’s a breakdown of Sportsnet’s plans for the Flames for the upcoming season.


Calgary’s blueline changing of the guard is underway

For the last few years, many have considered Calgary’s group of NHL defencemen an area of strength. That remains a fair observation heading into the 2018-19 season and, thanks to some savvy drafting, the team’s organizational depth at the position is also strong. As a result, when you take ages and contracts into account, the…


FlamesNation Top 20 Prospects 2018: #2 Rasmus Andersson

Rasmus Andersson should be a threat to make the NHL as a regular, and considering the Flames’ overall defensive depth chart, that’s a compliment. Taken in the second round, 53rd overall, of the 2015 NHL Draft, the 6’1, 214 lb. right-shot defenceman proved a tantalizing option this past season. The hope now is that he…