13

Flames at World Juniors Day 1: Russia beats USA, despite Wolf

The first day of the 2021 World Juniors proved to be more eventful from a Calgary Flames perspective than anybody had really anticipated. Russia defeated the United States, but in a manner that saw Dustin Wolf come into the game. Russia 5, United States 3 The story of the game was goaltending, notably a shaky…

62

Drafting and player development was a unique challenge in 2020

In many ways, life was easier for NHL clubs before the introduction of the salary cap in 2005. Sure, there was a disparity between clubs in terms of resourcing, but an uneven playing field also meant that some teams could spend their way out of mistakes. The introduction of the cap eliminated that possibility overnight,…

0

Flames prospect viewing guide: Dec. 25-31

Ho ho ho! Santa Claus has arrived and as part of his arrival, we’re getting a slew of Calgary Flames-related prospect games over the next seven days. Here’s who’s playing (and when) this week! Fri., Dec. 25 7:30 a.m. MT – KHL: Dynamo Minsk (Ilya Solovyov) vs. Dynamo Riga 9:00 a.m. MT – VHL (Russia):…