Entering the third Battle of Alberta of the season, Mikael Backlund had 298 points. With a deft assist to Oliver Kylington and a beautiful goal off of a turnover he himself caught, he made it to 300 points in his his 589th game.
A single player owns the majority of the Calgary Flames’ offensive records. Soon he’ll have a spot in the Saddledome’s rafters. Reports are indicating that the Flames will honour Jarome Iginla’s jersey number prior to the Saturday, March 2 game against Minnesota.
Our friends at TSN have compiled their annual Top 50 ranking of the best NHL-team affiliated prospects. The Calgary Flames are represented by forward Dillon Dube, who is the 48th-ranked prospect on the list.
The Calgary Flames are beginning this week in first place in the Western Conference and their captain has earned another accolade. Mark Giordano has been named the NHL’s first star of the past week.
In a game where Calgary Flames captain Mark Giordano celebrated a big milestone, a Flames rookie hit a milestone of his own. Andrew Mangiapane had an assist on the Flames’ first goal in their game against the Arizona Coyotes on Sunday night for his first National Hockey League point.
The ballots have all been counted and the Pacific Division-leading Calgary Flames will be represented by just one player at the 2019 All-Star Game. Edmonton Oilers forward Leon Draisaitl won the Pacific Division’s Last Man In balloting, as announced by the National Hockey League on Friday morning.
The National Hockey League unveiled the jersey design for the upcoming All-Star Game festivities on Thursday morning. For the first time, the All-Star jerseys feature the crests of the 31 NHL clubs and are made out of “upcycled” plastic marine debris. Also for the first time, the jerseys are black and white.
Calgary Flames captain Mark Giordano has had a remarkable career, particularly when you consider that he was not drafted into either junior or the National Hockey League. He hit a pretty significant milestone during Monday night’s game in Chicago, earning his 300th career NHL assist.
Another week, another accolade for Calgary Flames forward Johnny Gaudreau. Following a very strong start to the 2019 portion of the calendar, Gaudreau has been named the National Hockey League’s first star for the past week.
The Calgary Flames will have a second representative at the 2019 NHL All-Star Game. By virtue of being the bench boss of his division’s top team at the halfway mark of the season, Flames head coach Bill Peters will coach the Pacific Division.
The Calgary Flames sent Curtis Lazar to the American Hockey League to open this season, with the thought that he could establish himself as a high-end minor league talent and eventually return to the National Hockey League. The plan is working fairly well so far, as Lazar has been named the Stockton Heat’s representative in…
The Calgary Flames were in first place in the Pacific Division for the entire month of December. One of their star players has been honoured for his efforts in the club’s strong December, as Johnny Gaudreau has been named the National Hockey League’s second star of the month.