The bad news: The Flames went 0-3-1 against the Blackhawks with 19 goals against in those four games. The good news: They don’t gotta play the Blackhawks no more.
Welcome to the third Game Day Fire Drill, for this, Calgary’s 51st game of the season on Feb. 5, 2009.
Can the Flames just opt out of their remaining games with Dallas? If there’s an NHL rule that prohibits forfeit, we, as fans, should be hard at work finding ways to circumvent it.
Welcome to the second Game Day Fire Drill, for this, Calgary’s 50th game of the season on Feb. 3, 2009.
And so ends the wonderful season series with the woeful Avalanche, who somehow managed to scrape out two straight home wins against a massively superior team. Ugh.
Welcome to the first Game Day Fire Drill, for this, Calgary’s 49th game of the season on Feb. 2, 2009.
Yeah so I dunno about all this quote-unquote introduction stuff. Seems odd to me. Well jeez I’ve been a hockey writer for the last couple years blah blah blah. I assume that, since I barely care about what got me into this malarkey in the first place, so why should you? That said, here is…