Post-Game: Close, but no cigar, against the Oilers

The Calgary Flames were decent on Friday night when they hosted the Edmonton Oilers. But the Oilers played a smart, composed, structured road game. They were the more opportunistic, patient team and grinded their way to a razor-thin 2-1 victory over the Flames at the Scotiabank Saddledome. The Flames were better than they were on…


FGD 17: The 244th Battle of Alberta (7pm MT, SN 1/West)

Just 48 hours after a fairly bland performance against Vancouver, the Calgary Flames (8-7-1, 17 points) are back in action and have a big test on their hands in the form of the visiting Edmonton Oilers (10-8-0, 20 points). The Oilers are beginning to find their stride, and Connor McDavid continued to do good hockey…


The Flames have been Jekyll and Hyde for awhile

This season, the Calgary Flames haven’t been amazing – at least not with any consistency. They have been a frustrating team for fans to watch at times for this reason. But looking back upon their history, particularly since the current era of the team began in 2013-14, one shining truth is revealed. They’ve always been…


Oilers vs Flames 02/19/21 – Odds and NHL Betting Trends

by OddsShark (@OddsShark) – Sponsored Post The Calgary Flames will be looking to bounce back from their worst defeat so far this season when they open a home-and-home series with the Edmonton Oilers on Friday night as slim -120 home favourites on the NHL odds at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. On Wednesday, Calgary suffered a…


Flames prospect viewing guide: Feb. 19-25

A few of the Calgary Flames prospects are in action this coming week. Here’s a quick rundown of the next seven days. Johannes Kinnvall (HV71) is out with an injury. Saint John is enduring a COVID-related schedule interruption. Val-d’Or is off this week, as they await their next QMJHL bubble assignment next weekend. Fri., Feb….