As you were: Ryan and Domingue returned to taxi squad

In a move that’ll likely be repeated a lot this season, the Calgary Flames have re-assigned Derek Ryan and Louis Domingue back to the taxi squad. #Flames Roster Update: Derek Ryan and Louis Domingue have been assigned to the taxi squad and Artyom Zagidulin has been assigned to Stockton from taxi squad. — Calgary Flames…


Quotable: the Flames lose 4-3 (in overtime) to the Jets

The Calgary Flames played their first game of consequence since August on Thursday night as they began their 2020-21 NHL season. After leading 3-1 after the first period, they lost 4-3 to the Winnipeg Jets in overtime. Here are some selected quotes from the post-game media addresses.


Flames prospect viewing guide: Jan. 15-21

Many of the Calgary Flames prospects are in action this coming week. Here’s a quick rundown of the next seven days. Fri., Jan. 15 9:10 a.m. MT – KHL: Dynamo Minsk (Ilya Solovyov) vs. Avtomobilist Yekaterinburg 11:00 a.m. MT – HockeyAllsvenskan (Sweden): MODO Hockey (Filip Sveningsson) vs. AIK 4:00 p.m. MT – NCAA: Michigan State…


Post-Game: Flames fade against Jets in opener

The Calgary Flames were on full display in their season-opener against the Winnipeg Jets, for better and for worse. After a superb first 20 minutes, the Flames never quite found that consistency or attention to detail for the rest of the game. They lost their season-opener to the Jets in overtime by a 4-3 score.


Flames shuffle some bodies: Ryan and Domingue activated from taxi squad

In advance of Thursday’s season opener in Winnipeg, the Calgary Flames have made a few roster shuffles. #Flames Roster Update: Derek Ryan has been activated from taxi squad to roster, Louis Domingue has been activated from taxi squad to roster, Artyom Zagidulin has been added to taxi squad from Stockton, and David Rittich will not…


FGD 1: The Flames begin 2020-21 sprint in Winnipeg (6pm MT, SN West)

Friends, it’s time for the sprint to begin. The Calgary Flames (0-0-0, 0 points) begin a very unique 2020-21 season, shortened to 56 games by a pandemic, on the road against the Winnipeg Jets (0-0-0, 0 points). It’s the first game of a 56 game, 116 day sprint for the Flames towards the post-season. For…


FlamesNation Roundtable: kicking off the 2021 sprint

Hockey’s back! The Calgary Flames open their 2020-21 regular season tonight in Winnipeg! To commemorate the occasion, we’ve convened the FlamesNation writing staff in a roundtable to discuss our hopes, dreams and anxieties for this upcoming season. Join us, won’t you?


Flames vs Jets 01/14/21 – Odds and NHL Betting Trends

by OddsShark (@OddsShark) – Sponsored Post The Calgary Flames will be looking to build on last season’s qualifying round playoff series win over Winnipeg when they visit the Jets on Thursday night as slim -125 road favourites on the NHL odds at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. Calgary returns to action listed as a solid -220…


The Flames haven’t won a season opener since 2009

It’s going to be an unusual season. With the all-new North Division, the Calgary Flames will be facing off exclusively against their fellow Canadian brethren. There will be no All-Star Game. All 31 teams will be playing a compressed 56-game schedule.