On the Calgary Flames’ first goal on Thursday night against the Winnipeg Jets, another one of their young players hit a milestone. Defenseman Noah Hanifin earned his 100th career point with an assist on Johnny Gaudreau’s goal.
The Calgary Flames hit the practice ice on Friday afternoon at the Stampede Corral as they began preparations for their Saturday night game with the Vancouver Canucks. The skate saw a single absence and a few line shuffles.
The Flames made an unexpected move this morning, assigning C/LW Alan Quine to the Stockton Heat.
The Calgary Flames beat the Winnipeg Jets 4-1 on Thursday night, but there was a scary incident late in the game that fans likely weren’t happy with. Jets defenseman Dustin Byfuglien slashed Johnny Gaudreau on his arm, which has resulted in a $2,500 fine.
Big Save Dave is no unreliable nickname. In fact, David Rittich has lived up to his moniker as well as anyone this season and he’s quieted Calgary’s goaltending conversation as a result. As we approach the midway mark of the season, Rittich sits in elite company as one of the NHL’s best and is showing…
During a game in which the Flames were largely outplayed, two of their own players stole the show: their leading scorer and the guy who should be – is, by all recent accounts – their starting goalie.