Radio Waves: New Voice At FAN960

    With Rob Kerr leaving FAN960 earlier this summer to become the Flames play-by-play man on Sportsnet TV, a vacancy was created in the afternoons on Sportsnet Radio. After an exhaustive search, the powers that be have finally found their man… err, men.


Matt Stajan Monday: A Lil Bit O’ Karma

    It is today – in the middle of the dog days of summer, with just 58 days until the first pre-season game against the 2nd place, runner-up Vancouver Canucks – that I have decided to ask the hockey gods for a-lil-bit-o-karma. So let me declare Monday July 25th as Matt Stajan Monday by asking all…


Hagman on Waivers

As per TSN’s Bob McKenzie, the Flames have placed Niklas Hagman on waivers. Clearing cap space for another acquisition? Stay tuned.


Kotalik to be bought out?

  News from the twitterverse via TSN’s Bob McKenzie: Waivers, likely for buyout purposes: Cheechoo, Ott; Nokelainen, Vandermeer, Phx; Koistinen, Fla; Kotalik, Cgy.


King Henrik II?

In a rather uneventful weekend for the Calgary Flames, they managed to pull off one minor deal, sending the 163rd pick overall (6th round) to the San Jose Sharks for 6-5, 215lb. goaltender Henrik Karlsson.


Flames do-over

Mulligan (from Wikipedia): A mulligan, in a game, happens when a player (or General Manager) gets a second chance to perform a certain move or action. The practice is also sometimes referred to as a "do-over". With the torch and pitchfork crowd in full effect here at FlamesNation lately, I decided to try and lighten…


Flames Trade Rumour? Done Deal?

             As we near the official end of the season (how awesome have these playoffs been, btw), some rumblings out of Flames-Land that a possible trade may be in the works. Here’s what FAN960’s ‘Boomer’ Dean Molberg just tweeted: Working on a Flames trade rumor this morning. Nothing confirmed, but…


HeatNation: Quest for Cup Begins

                The 1st year Abbotsford Heat will begin their quest for the Calder Cup tonight as they visit the Blue Cross Arena in Rochester to take on the Americans. So since our beloved Flames failed to make the playoffs in the big show, we decided to turn our attention to the farm……


It’s Over

Finally! For those who still had any hope, a 5-0 drubbing to the Boston Bruins in what can now be described as the Flames’ last must-win game of the season, "IT’S OVER, IT’S OVER NOW, MOVE OVER… THE FLAMES SHUT DOWN, SORRY!"