The ‘trade’ is one-for-one: Flames and Oilers swap UFA goalies

When the regular season ended and the free agency class began to take shape, you could be forgiven if you chuckled at the possibility of the Calgary Flames signing Cam Talbot and the Edmonton Oilers signing Mike Smith. Neither guy set the world on fire in their prior spots, so switching spots would be pretty…


Flames stand pat during first buyout period

The Calgary Flames have allowed the June buyout period to come and go without making a single transaction. Despite experiencing a cap crunch, general manager Brad Treliving opted not to buy out any players.


Brad Treliving’s greatest free agency hits and misses

Since joining the Calgary Flames as general manager in 2014, Brad Treliving has done a pretty good job building the team up. His trades are shrewd. His drafting is rock solid. He re-signs players to good deals. He just seems to get a bit kooky when free agency opens on July 1.


Flames re-sign Alan Quine to one year deal

The Calgary Flames have a lot of business to get to before the 2019-20 season begins, including signing eight restricted free agents and filling some roster holes. The club got to work on that to-do list on Saturday afternoon, announcing the re-signing of forward Alan Quine.


Meet this year’s development camp try-outs

The Calgary Flames kick off their annual development camp next week at Winsport. In addition to the many prospects that readers are familiar with, the club has invited 15 players on try-outs. We’ve dug into these players to let you know who these mystery men are.


Calgary Hitmen select two in CHL Import Draft

The annual Canadian Hockey League Import Draft was held Thursday morning with the Calgary Hitmen using two draft picks. The team used the 37th overall selection on Czech forward Jonas Peterek and the 97th overall selection on Slovakian forward Samuel Krajc.


Strickland: Cam Talbot will be signing with Flames

In the ongoing saga of the Calgary Flames trying to find a second goaltender to play alongside David Rittich, FOX Sports analyst Andy Strickland has thrown another log on the fire. LeBrun has joined the chorus linking the Flames to pending unrestricted free agent Cam Talbot and went a bit further, reporting a pending signing).


FlamesNation prospect wrap-up: Matthew Phillips

The Calgary Flames have been prioritizing skill at the draft table under Brad Treliving. If a player is good enough and produces, the Flames will pick them despite flaws which cause other teams to pass on them. Matthew Phillips may be the most extreme example of that. Despite having a pretty good skill set, he…