The Flames traded playoff experience for a better roster

The Calgary Flames begin the 2019 Stanley Cup playoffs on Thursday evening when they host the Colorado Avalanche. One subject of concern regarding the Flames is their goaltending, while another mentioned has been a lack of playoff experience on their roster.


Flames recall Jon Gillies from Stockton

In advance of their first round series, the Calgary Flames have made a roster move. The club has recalled goaltender Jon Gillies from the American Hockey League’s Stockton Heat.


Rapid progression from Andersson and Mangiapane key now and going forward

Remember when neither Rasmus Andersson nor Andrew Mangiapane were on the opening day roster for the Flames? Knowing what both have accomplished this season, it’s hard to believe that was actually the case. Both Andersson and Mangiapane have been pleasant surprises and have solidified themselves as NHLers heading into the 2019 postseason. For me, one…