Brad Richardson activated from injury reserve, Glenn Gawdin assigned to Stockton

In advance of Thursday’s game against the Detroit Red Wings, the Calgary Flames have made a pair of connected roster moves. Forward Glenn Gawdin has been assigned to the American Hockey League’s Stockton Heat. With a roster spot freed up by Gawdin’s assignment, Brad Richardson has been activated from the injury reserve. #Flames have activated…


Glenn Gawdin clears waivers

On Wednesday, the Calgary Flames placed forward Glenn Gawdin on waivers. On Thursday, reports from the usual crew of hockey insiders are that Gawdin has cleared waivers. Glenn Gawdin (CGY) clears waivers. — Chris Johnston (@reporterchris) October 21, 2021 Now that he’s cleared waivers, Gawdin can be ferried to and from the AHL’s Stockton Heat…


FlamesNation Radio Episode 2: Early days

The Calgary Flames have played a pair of games and have seen some mixed results thus far. This week on FlamesNation Radio, host Ryan Pike is joined by co-hosts Shane Stevenson and Mike Gould to discuss the highs and lows of the opening games, some new forward lines, and a look ahead to the Flames’…


FGD 3: Hitting the road against Detroit (5:30pm MT, SN West)

For the first time since March 2020, the Calgary Flames will be playing a regular season game in the United States! The winless Flames (0-1-1, 1 point) visit the Detroit Red Wings (2-0-1, 5 points), who are undefeated in regulation. Can the Flames kick off a five game road trip with a much-needed win? The…


What can we expect from a Kirk Muller power play?

This off-season, one of the more interesting changes the Calgary Flames made wasn’t on the ice but rather on the bench. Darryl Sutter went out and recruited long-time NHL forward Kirk Muller, now a coach, as associate coach. With one of Muller’s key duties (both with the Flames and in prior stops) being running the…


Should we be worried about the Flames offense?

Through two games, the Calgary Flames have registered one point in the standings. They have generated oodles of shots, but they haven’t translated to goals. Heading into the first big road trip of the season, should the Flames’ lack of offensive production be a concern? Let’s take a look.


Flames place Glenn Gawdin on waivers

With Brad Richardson back skating with the Calgary Flames, the club was going to have to make a roster move to activate the veteran from the injury reserve. They made that move: placing forward Glenn Gawdin on waivers, per multiple reports.


Beyond the boxscore – G2: Dominating losses

Every year those game(s) come along where you do everything right and you still don’t win. It’s even more painful to have that happen at the start of the season. Something like this is a lot easier to swallow if you have a record of say 7-3-1, or 26-22-3 even, but when you’re 0-1-0 everything…


Flames Post-Game: Flames lose to Anaheim in OT in home opener

The Calgary Flames opened their home schedule in front of an energetic Saddledome crowd on Monday evening. The Flames played a pretty good game at five-on-five, but weren’t able to translate zone time into enough high-danger scoring chances. They lost a 3-2 overtime effort to the Anaheim Ducks.


Pike on Sportsnet 960 The Fan: chatting home opener

FlamesNation managing editor Ryan Pike jumped on Sportsnet 960 The Fan on Monday evening to chat with Pat Steinberg and Will Nault about the Calgary Flames. Will Jacob Markström have a heavy workload this season? [email protected] joined @Fan960Steinberg and @will_nault to answer that question LISTEN⤵️https://t.co/5y5v8tjQ4f — Sportsnet 960 (@Sportsnet960) October 18, 2021 Among the topics…