FlamesNation Radio Episode 38: Diving deep into the draft

It’s FlamesNation Radio! This week, Ryan and Shane congratulate the Memorial Cup champion Saint John Sea Dogs! Episode 38 of #FlamesNation Radio with @RyanNPike and @Flash_33 is available now! Talking a little SJSeaDogs Memorial Cup and taking a deep dive into the 2022 #NHL Draft! šŸŽ§: https://t.co/XROWxsYV8ršŸŽ: https://t.co/EbZLAHvABq pic.twitter.com/3owaNBkwcZ — FlamesNation (@FlamesNation) June 30, 2022…


Don’t expect the Calgary Flames to utilize the first buyout window

Every year, July 1 signifies Canada Day and Jarome Iginla’s birthday ā€“ it’s nice that we get the day off work to commemorate both events. But this year, July 1 is the beginning of the first buyout window in the National Hockey League’s off-season calendar. Don’t expect the Calgary Flames to utilize this buyout window.


A busy, and absolutely vital, offseason stretch starts Friday

Calgary’s off-season officially started about a month go, but it’s about to kick into high gear. We’re two weeks away, at most, from learning the outcome of this summer’s biggest unknown: Johnny Gaudreau’s future. In and around that time period, the Flames have a lot of things to take care of. In chronological order, here’s…


Oddsmakers have Calgary Flames with 10th-best 2023 Stanley Cup odds

The hockey calendar is about to officially flip over to the 2022-23 season following the entry draft and the opening of free agency on July 13, but the oddsmakers have already turned their attention to next season. Various betting sites – including our friends at PointsBet Canda – have announced their Stanley Cup futures odds…


The Flames haven’t hit pay dirt in the fourth round in awhile

The 2022 NHL Draft will be the ninth for the Calgary Flames under general manager Brad Treliving. In the prior eight drafts, the Flames have made seven fourth-round picks. Here are the Flames’ fourth-rounders since 2014. The joke used to be that the Flames’ found their best players in the fourth round. But that hasn’t…


2022 Flames Second Round Targets: Simon Forsmark

When it comes to player preferences, many hockey clubs are creatures of habit ā€“ and the Calgary Flames are no exception. The Flames have had a lot of success with Swedish players in their history, and with their need for blueliners it might not be surprising if they selected a Swedish defender. Junior standout Simon…