Flames Playoff Game Day: A pivotal Game 4 in Dallas (7:30pm MT, CBC/SN)

The Calgary Flames (1-2; 1st place, Pacific Division) and Dallas Stars (2-1; 1st wildcard seed, Western Conference) have played three very close, tight-checking games. But the Stars have found ways to win two of those three games, while the Flames found ways to close. Can the Flames bounce back from back-to-back losses and even up…


Is Game 4 against Dallas a must-win for the Calgary Flames?

Folks, in sports coverage we throw around a lot of terms that can tend to be misused. But heading into Game 4 between the Calgary Flames and Dallas Stars on Monday night, we must ask a simple question. Based upon the club’s history and NHL playoff history more broadly, is Game 4 a “must-win” for…


FlamesNation Mailbag: Week two of the playoffs

Friends, we’re a week into the Stanley Cup playoffs! The Calgary Flames have played three games and they’ve been… fairly adequate, losing two close games and grinding out a win in the other. It’s not surprising that the majority of the mailbag questions we received this week were playoff-related. Let’s dive in!