The many types of Flames player contracts

It’s the beginning of yet another hockey year, pals, and with that comes new faces, new names, and new contracts. In the interest of providing some information on what players are under contract and are able to play in the NHL, we’ve put together a quick rundown for your reference.


How to watch the Flames in 2021-22

Friends, the national and regional television schedules have been released in Canada and the United States for the National Hockey League. As such, it’s now pretty easy to figure out how to watch the Calgary Flames in the upcoming season.


Rookie FGD: A prospect clash in Edmonton (5pm MT, Flames.com)

After four, long months without Calgary Flames hockey games to gawk at, there’s finally organized big league hockey again! Well, kind of! Tonight the Calgary Flames’ rookie camp players face off against their hated rivals, the rookie camp players representing the Edmonton Oilers. It’s two groups of young players looking to impress up at Rogers…


Should we expect a better year two from Jacob Markström?

Year one of Jacob Markström’s six-year, $36 million contract didn’t go according to plan. The Flames missed the playoffs and Markström’s mid-season dip in performance was a big reason why. As Markström enters his second season with the team, Calgary has reason to expect a better performance from their number one goaltender. If that doesn’t…


Ten prospects to watch during rookie camp

Friends, it’s extremely unlikely that anybody participating in Calgary Flames rookie camp will be starting the 2021-22 regular season with the NHL team. In short: the Flames have a lot of veterans on one-way deals, so there aren’t any spots left for rookies. But there are still 10 prospects worth keeping an eye on over…


Jacob Markström’s new mask is amazing

Folks, hockey season is just about here. And as players arrive in town and get reacquainted with their team and teammates, we get a chance to see new equipment and new masks for goaltenders. It just so happens that Jacob Markström’s new mask is really, really cool.