Post-Game: Flames can’t solve Markstrom, get a point anyway

Friends, from time to time a hockey club will be utterly frustrated by a hot goaltender. On Saturday night, the Calgary Flames put 47 shots on Vancouver Canucks netminder Jacob Markstrom. The Flames couldn’t figure him out, but managed to earn a much-needed point in a 4-3 shootout loss in Vancouver.


Andrew Mangiapane scores first NHL goal

Hockey Day in Canada is nearing completion as the Calgary Flames battle the Vancouver Canucks in the late game. Flames rookie Andrew Mangiapane capped a dominant second period for his team with his first career big league goal.


Flames return Rinat Valiev to Stockton

The Calgary Flames have made an expected roster move on Saturday afternoon, announcing they’ve re-assigned defenseman Rinat Valiev to the American Hockey League’s Stockton Heat.


FGD 55: A battle on the west coast (8pm MT, CBC)

Two Canadian teams clash in a potential playoff preview on Hockey Day in Canada. The Calgary Flames (34-15-5, 73 points) head to the coast to visit the surprising Vancouver Canucks (24-24-7, 55 points). A Canucks win would push them into a playoff spot, while a Flames win would push them one step closer to clinching…