FGD 7: Another game in scenic Montreal (5pm MT, CBC/City)

Through six games, the Calgary Flames (2-3-1, 5 points) have been very… Calgary Flames. They played three largely strong games and captured five points. Then they played three less strong games and captured zero points. Tonight they rematch against one of the NHL’s hottest teams, the Montreal Canadiens (5-0-2, 12 points), and are hoping to…


Flames vs Canadiens 01/30/21 – Odds and NHL Betting Trends

by OddsShark (@OddsShark) – Sponsored Post The Calgary Flames will continue the search for their first road win of the season when they close out a two-game set with the Montreal Canadiens on Saturday night as +115 underdogs on the NHL odds at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. Calgary’s early-season woes continued in a 4-2 series-opening…


The Flames need more from a few important players

We’re only six games in, but an encouraging start through three games has turned sour less than two weeks later. With a third straight loss Thursday, and a frustrating one at that, it’s clear Calgary needs more from a handful of key individuals. In particular, the team’s two longest serving players are off to subpar…


Flames prospect viewing guide: Jan. 29 – Feb. 4

Many of the Calgary Flames prospects are in action this coming week. Here’s a quick rundown of the next seven days. Fri., Jan. 29 9:10 a.m. MT – KHL: Dynamo Minsk (Ilya Solovyov, injured) vs. CSKA Moscow 11:00 a.m. MT – HockeyAllsvenskan (Sweden): MODO Hockey (Filip Sveningsson) vs. IF Bjorkloven 1:00 p.m. MT – NCAA:…


Quotable: the Flames lose to the Canadiens 4-2

The Calgary Flames started a five game road trip on Thursday in Montreal. Despite a better first period than they had in their last outing, they lost a fairly one-sided game to the Canadiens by a 4-2 score. Here are some selected quotes from the post-game media addresses.


Post-Game: Flat Flames flummoxed by Habs

On Tuesday, the Calgary Flames weren’t good to start their game against Toronto. They got off to a better start on Thursday in Montreal against the Canadiens, but they never got out of first gear en route to a one-sided 4-2 loss to the Habs at Bell Centre.


The Heat will play in the Saddledome for the 2020-21 season

Well, it’s finally official: the Stockton Heat will be playing out of Calgary’s Scotiabank Saddledome for the 2020-21 season. They’ll still be called the Stockton Heat and wear Stockton jerseys, but they’ll be part of the AHL’s Canadian Division for a truncated 2020-21 season.


FGD 6: A visit to old friends (5pm MT, SN West)

There’s something special about seeing two particular teams clash. The Calgary Flames (2-2-1, 5 points) kick off their first big road trip of the 2020-21 season against the Montreal Canadiens (4-0-2, 10 points), the NHL’s oldest, most storied club and a team that the Flames have played twice in the Stanley Cup Final (and once…


Chris Tanev and Noah Hanifin are off to a strong start to their season

Through five games, the Calgary Flames are a .500 team. They’ve captured half of the points available to them, and their play has been somewhat inconsistent. While it may be warranted to criticize them as they head off on a five game eastern road trip, let’s also give credit where it’s due. Through five games,…


Flames vs Canadiens 01/28/21 – Odds and NHL Betting Trends

by OddsShark (@OddsShark) – Sponsored Post The Calgary Flames will be looking to snap a two-game losing streak when they kick off a five-game road trip in Montreal on Thursday night as +105 underdogs on the NHL odds at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. Calgary came up short in its second straight home date with the…