David Rittich starts Saturday against Edmonton

The Calgary Flames hit the practice ice today as they prepare for Saturday’s Battle of Alberta against the Edmonton Oilers. One big question mark was who would start in net for the locals after Mike Smith’s performance against Montreal on Thursday evening.


Sean Monahan earns 300th career NHL point

In the second period of the Calgary Flames’ game with the San Jose Sharks on Sunday night, one of their players hit a big career milestone. Sean Monahan’s goal to put the Flames on the board represented his 300th career National Hockey League point.


Mike Smith to start Sunday in San Jose

Calgary Flames netminder David Rittich earned his first career shutout in Saturday night’s victory over the Los Angeles Kings. But his performance hasn’t changed the plans for Mike Smith to play Sunday night’s game against the San Jose Sharks.


Flames recall Anthony Peluso from Stockton

With Dillon Dube heading to the injured reserve, the Calgary Flames were without a healthy extra forward. To fill that void, they have recalled winger Anthony Peluso from the American Hockey League’s Stockton Heat.


Flames place Dillon Dube on injured reserve

In advance of their first game in California, the Calgary Flames have made a move to give themselves a bit of roster flexibility. The club has placed forward Dillon Dube on the injured reserve according to the NHL’s media portal.


Sean Monahan named NHL’s first star of week

The Calgary Flames are currently on a four-game winning streak. They’ve gotten some recognition for their recent performance, as alternate captain Sean Monahan has been named the NHL’s first star of the past week.