NHL History: Martin Gelinas ends third playoff series in overtime

It was on this day in NHL history that Calgary Flames forward, Martin Gelinas, scored the game-winning goal in overtime to defeat the Detroit Red Wings and move his team into the Western Conference Finals. On this day in 2004, Martin Gelinas earned his nickname "the Eliminator" by becoming the first player in NHL history…


Brad Treliving shares thoughts about his three latest signings

There’s unfortunately no hockey going on right now, and no immediate plans for the game to return. But Calgary Flames general manager Brad Treliving kept plugging along and has kept up with the business of hockey. The club signed three players over the past week – Emilio Pettersen, Johannes Kinnvall and Dustin Wolf – and…


Top 40 Calgary Flames: #20 Mikael Backlund

This coming May is the 40th anniversary of the Atlanta Flames moving to Calgary. To commemorate this occasion, we’re counting down the Top 40 Calgary Flames in history. We’re halfway home! Coming in at #20 is Mikael Backlund.