As the Calgary Flames emerge from their crazy November, arguably their best player has been recognized by the National Hockey League. Flames goaltender David Rittich has been named the NHL’s second star for the past week.
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It’s almost World Junior season, friends, and so that means we’re getting a bunch of roster news in the next while. The first big morsel is Hockey Canada’s selection camp roster, and Calgary Flames 2019 first round pick Jakob Pelletier has been invited to Canada’s camp.
On Nov. 3, the Flames blew an early lead against the Washington Capitals. They lost that game by a 4-2 score. From that point onward, their month got progressively worse and ended up as the worst month in franchise history.
It’s been an eventful week. There are a lot of things to talk about. Time to dive into the mailbag!