Flames prospect viewing guide: Jan. 8-14

Many of the Calgary Flames prospects are in action this coming week. Here’s a quick rundown of the next seven days. Fri., Jan. 8 10:00 a.m. MT – Tipsport Liga (Slovakia): HC Kosice (Martin Pospisil) vs. HKM Zvolen 11:00 a.m. MT – HockeyAllsvenskan (Sweden): MODO Hockey (Filip Sveningsson) vs. Vasterviks IK 5:00 p.m. MT –…


Flames and Sportsnet announce new multi-year regional broadcast deal

If you’re planning on watching or listening to Calgary Flames games over the next few seasons, it’ll be on a Sportsnet channel. The club and the broadcaster have announced a multi-year regional broadcast deal. 🚨 Battle of Alberta aside, even the @NHLFlames and @EdmontonOilers are #UnitedBySport 🏒🤝@Sportsnet announces a multi-year regional media rights extension to…


Mark your calendars: 2020-21 Flames schedule finalized

The National Hockey League finally locked down their schedule this week, with start times and everything! Here’s when the Flames play so you can clear your schedules and find time to build a fort in your living rooms. The schedule (in table form) Game Date Opponent Start (MT) TV 1 Thu., Jan. 14 @ Winnipeg…


Scotiabank will sponsor Flames helmets in 2020-21

Minor Calgary Flames news this morning, folks. Scotiabank will be the team’s helmet sponsor for the 2020-21 season. 😍 We're proud to announce @scotiabank is our official helmet sponsor for the season! We'll have more exciting news from our friends at Scotia on an upcoming community initiative next week! pic.twitter.com/DPHWh3gdXF — Calgary Flames (@NHLFlames) January…


Martin Pospisil will miss Flames camp due to COVID-19

When the Calgary Flames unveiled their training camp roster on Sunday, two contracted players were absent. Goaltender Tyler Parsons is missing camp due to having ankle surgery last month. The other missing player, forward, Martin Pospisil, was a bit of a mystery. Well, mystery solved: according to an article on the website of the Slovakian…


Flames at World Juniors quarterfinals: everyone advances!

After a busy Saturday of competitive games at the World Juniors, all four Calgary Flames prospects remain active and can win medals at the event. Russia 2, Germany 1 Russia scored twice and then hung on as Germany pressed late but couldn’t tie things up. Yan Kuznetsov had one shot in 14:44 of ice time….


Flames prospect viewing guide: Jan. 1-7

Happy New Year, everyone! Here’s when Calgary’s prospects are playing to kick off 2021. Fri., Jan. 1 7:10 a.m. MT – KHL: Dynamo Minsk (Ilya Solovyov) vs. Avangard Omsk Sat., Jan. 2 7:15 a.m. MT – SHL: HV71 (Johannes Kinnvall) vs. IF Malmo Redhawks 10:00 a.m. MT – World Juniors quarterfinal: Russia (Yan Kuznetsov) vs….


Flames at World Juniors Day 6: New Year’s Eve fun

Three games took place on Thursday at the 2021 World Junior Championship! Two of them involved Flames prospects! Here’s how the Flames fared on the final day of the round robin. Canada 4, Finland 1 Canada scored early and often, and Flames prospects factored in on two of their four goals. Jakob Pelletier got the…


Flames at World Juniors Day 5: Russians off to quarterfinals

It was a quiet day for Calgary Flames prospects on Wednesday at the World Juniors, with only one team in action. But the one game that went on will have huge ramifications for the standings in Group B and the seeding for the quarterfinals. Russia 4, Sweden 3 (OT) The streak is dead, long live…


AHL has a framework for a Feb. 5 start

As everyone scurries around to finalize details for NHL camps to open over the next few days, we got a bit of news from the American Hockey League on their restart for 2020-21. .TheAHL Board of Governors has approved the structural framework for an AHL season that will begin on February 5, 2021. pic.twitter.com/l5Yk0z2rht —…


Flames at World Juniors Day 4: big wins all around

After an off day on Monday, Tuesday was the fourth day of preliminary round competition for Calgary Flames prospects at the World Juniors! All the Flames prospects dressed, but only three were involved on the ice. United States 7, Czech Republic 0 After a very close win over Russia on Monday, the Czechs got spanked…