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Flames shuffle some bodies: Ryan and Domingue activated from taxi squad

In advance of Thursday’s season opener in Winnipeg, the Calgary Flames have made a few roster shuffles. #Flames Roster Update: Derek Ryan has been activated from taxi squad to roster, Louis Domingue has been activated from taxi squad to roster, Artyom Zagidulin has been added to taxi squad from Stockton, and David Rittich will not…

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FGD 1: The Flames begin 2020-21 sprint in Winnipeg (6pm MT, SN West)

Friends, it’s time for the sprint to begin. The Calgary Flames (0-0-0, 0 points) begin a very unique 2020-21 season, shortened to 56 games by a pandemic, on the road against the Winnipeg Jets (0-0-0, 0 points). It’s the first game of a 56 game, 116 day sprint for the Flames towards the post-season. For…

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FlamesNation Roundtable: kicking off the 2021 sprint

Hockey’s back! The Calgary Flames open their 2020-21 regular season tonight in Winnipeg! To commemorate the occasion, we’ve convened the FlamesNation writing staff in a roundtable to discuss our hopes, dreams and anxieties for this upcoming season. Join us, won’t you?

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FlamesNation prospect update: the winds of change

It’s an exciting time in the hockey world, folks. Even amidst a pandemic, leagues are chugging away and trying to get games in – subject to the necessary health and safety measures, thankfully. In the prospect realm, a few Calgary Flames properties joined new teams this week.

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Introducing the 2020-21 Calgary Flames

The Calgary Flames have set their 2020-21 opening roster. For your education and amusement, here is a quick rundown of the 20 players on the Flames’ roster (and six on their taxi squad).

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Flames announce team award winners, new awards

The Calgary Flames announced their annual team award winners on Tuesday morning via media release, as well as two new team awards. Sam Bennett was the 2019-20 winner of the Ralph and Sonia Scurfield Humanitarian Award. This award is presented annually to the Flames player who best exemplifies perseverance, determination and leadership on the ice,…

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Scrimmage Post-Game: Flames edge the Flames in final tune-up

With no real roster decisions to make, Monday’s scrimmage between two halves of the Calgary Flames roster was full of pace but little urgency or intensity. Minds likely weren’t changed as a result of 60 minutes of hockey in front of a couple dozen people. But it served as the last box to tick off…

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The last scrimmage of camp (7pm MT, Flames.com stream)

On Thursday, the Calgary Flames battled the Calgary Flames at the palatial Scotiabank Saddledome and came away with a 5-2 victory. On Monday evening, the two sides will do battle once more in a game fans can actually witness with their own two eyes. Team Iginla faces Team McDonald with pride on the line, as…

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Know the North: Edmonton Oilers 2021 Season Preview

Since they moved to town in 1980, there’s been one team that the Calgary Flames have used as a measuring stick – their neigbours to the north, the Edmonton Oilers. The two clubs combined for seven Cup Final appearances and five Cup wins in the 1980s, mostly Edmonton’s, but the rivalry has pushed both teams…