The Flames need more from Matthew Tkachuk in Game 7

During the regular season, the Calgary Flames had a few really strong individual performances. While Johnny Gaudreau got strong Hart Trophy consideration and Elias Lindholm received Selke Trophy consideration, arguably Matthew Tkachuk didn’t receive the accolades he deserved for his excellence. But through six playoff games against Dallas, the Flames simply haven’t gotten the same…


A brief history of Flames Game 7 triumphs and tragedy

Sunday night features the deciding seventh game between the Calgary Flames and the Dallas Stars. This is obviously not the first Game 7 the Flames have played in the post-season. Here’s a brief snapshot of their triumphant Game 7s, and those that were less jubilant and successful.