Post-Game: Baby Flames steal one in Victoria

With the NHL squad playing a game to forget in Calgary, the Flames sent a roster of mostly AHL talent to Victoria to battle with a weakened (no Elias Pettersson, Quinn Hughes, or Brock Boeser) NHL Canucks team. The scripts were flipped in both contests, as the weaker Flames roster managed to sneak away with…


Post-Game: Flames lose in overtime against the Utica Comets

As per tradition, the Calgary Flames dressed a largely NHL-ready roster for the Calgary half of their split squad series with the Vancouver Canucks. The Canucks sent their odds and sods to the Scotiabank Saddledome. Somehow, the game went to overtime, and the Flames lost by a 3-2 score.


Pre-FGD: Let’s play two! (7pm MT in Calgary, 8pm MT in Victoria)

The Calgary Flames begin their pre-season calendar with the annual split squad games. This year, they open up with a pair against the Vancouver Canucks. They’ll host the Canucks at the Saddledome at 7 p.m. MT (streamed on the Flames site inside the local area) and head to Victoria to face the Canucks at 8…


FlamesNation mailbag: welcome back to hockey

Hello, readers. It’s been a long, extremely uneventful time since we’ve last done this, but it’s preseason and we’re getting back up to speed with the issues the Calgary Flames face, such as signing Matthew Tkachuk, and making room to do so. Really, nothing’s changed but the date.