Two goals from Mangiapane send Canada to gold medal game

The little man had a big game, again, at the World Championship in Latvia. Andrew Mangiapane had two goals in Canada’s semi-final game against the United States to power them to a 4-2 victory and a berth in the gold medal game on Sunday. WHAT A PASS!🚨 Andrew Mangiapane – 2nd of the game3-1 CANADA🎥…


Flames veterans (and a prospect) win some awards

Both the Calgary Flames and the Western Hockey League have been announcing awards this past week, and several Flames veterans and a key prospect have been honoured for their play over the past season. On the NHL side, the Flames finished announcing their year-end team awards – including a trio of awards handed out for…


Mangiapane OT heroics send Canada to semi-final clash with United States

When Andrew Mangiapane emerged from his travel quarantine at the 2021 World Championship in Latvia, Team Canada was winless in three games. They’ve since won four of five with Mangiapane in the lineup, punctuated with a 2-1 overtime victory on Thursday over Russia to send them into the semi-finals. After an Adam Henrique power play…


Three Flames advance to World Championship medal round

Three Calgary Flames players have advanced to the quarterfinals of the IIHF World Championship in Latvia, while two others are packing up. Andrew Mangiapane (Canada), Connor Mackey (United States) and Nikita Nesterov (Russia) are headed to the quarters, while Emilio Pettersen (Norway) and Ilya Solovyov (Belarus) have failed to advance. (Luckily, there’s no relegation involved…


Dustin Wolf and Connor Zary named WHL divisional all-stars

A pair of Calgary Flames prospects have been honoured by the Western Hockey League for their play in the truncated 2020-21 season. Dustin Wolf and Connor Zary have been named divisional all-stars in the U.S. and B.C. Divisions, respectively. The Western Hockey League has named the U.S. Division All-Star team for the 2020-21 season. #WHLAwards…


New additions to the FlamesNation team

It’s the off-season and like the Calgary Flames are expected to do, we’ve made some additions to our team’s roster. We’re excited to share a couple new faces on our team. First up is Paige Siewert, who you’ve probably seen this season through her coverage of the Stockton Heat and the Flames for PuckProse and…


Johnny Gaudreau graduates from Boston College

Way back in 2011, a fresh-faced Johnny Gaudreau entered Boston College as a freshman and began working towards a degree in communications. Now, 10 years later, he’s officially a college graduate. This guy also earned his degree today. Congrats Johnny!#ForBoston🎓 pic.twitter.com/m0AtXNOGUD — BC Hockey (@BCHockey) May 24, 2021 Gaudreau, 27, played three seasons with Boston…


Derek Ryan wins 2020-21 Peter Maher Award

We’re at the end of the Calgary Flames season and so it’s time for some team awards to be announced. Veteran centre Derek Ryan has been named this season’s recipient of the Peter Maher Good Guy Award.