The Calgary Flames lost to the Nashville Predators by a 5-3 score on Friday night. Here are selected reactions from players and coaches following the game.
The Calgary Flames ended their short homestand on a sour note on Friday night. In a game where they never had the lead, they dropped a 5-3 contest to the visiting Nashville Predators.
Calgary Flames goaltender David Rittich is in his second season with the big club and has broken in a new mask. He was nice enough to post a few snaps of his new mask on Instagram.
Just 48 hours of playing one of their best games of the season against a strong team, the Calgary Flames (4-2-0, 8 points) get another big test in the form of the Nashville Predators (5-1-0, 10 points). The Flames are the only team to beat Nashville so far this season.
On Saturday morning I touched on how the Calgary Flames have been entering the zone at 5v4, employing some variety of zone entry approaches to try and gain the zone. It should come as no surprise that despite generating entries, despite being given ample opportunities early on, and despite their actual roster talent they’ve already…