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Watch: Ramina and Ryan talk Flames playoffs on the CBC

The Calgary Flames are out to a 1-0 series lead over the Colorado Avalanche. Our friends at CBC News invited our own Ramina Shlah and Ryan Pike in studio to chat about the playoffs on Friday’s 5 p.m. news – the one that aired immediately before a hockey game.

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Another Look: Mangiapane’s beautiful goal opens the scoring

Last night, the Calgary Flames kicked off their Stanley Cup journey with a one-sided Game 1 victory over the Colorado Avalanche, and Andrew Mangiapane got the party started with a beautiful individual effort that resulted in a goal that certainly deserves another look. After picking the puck up along the boards, Mangiapane displayed all-world puck…

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Flames sign Adam Ruzicka to entry-level contract

Although his Sudbury Wolves were swept in the second round of the OHL playoffs, Flames prospect Adam Ruzicka probably isn’t going to be sad about it for long. The 6’4 Slovakian centre will move on to the next phase of his career, having signed an ELC with the Flames Friday.

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So the Flames won a game. Do it again

After Game 1, the Flames had a number of notable standouts: an old goalie, a rookie, a shutdown centre and his trouble-making winger. Possibly shutdown centre aside – because we’ve seen him at this before – everyone is still, to an extent, kind of an unknown. You praise the first game, while wondering if they…