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Calgary Flames vs. Toronto Maple Leafs: Game of the Year and Tale of Two Cities

December 17th, 2010
It was in the air... You could feel the energy days before the game. An epic match-up that saw Dion Phaneuf play his first game in the Scotiabank Saddledome since the blockbuster trade. (The last time he played there, he was wearing red and it was known as the Pengrowth ...

Jarome Iginla: A Little Perspective On Calgary Flames Captain

November 5th, 2010
I'm not one to feel sorry for professional athletes who have multi-year, multi-million dollar deals to play the game they love. But something about the way Calgary Flames captain Jarome Iginla is being treated lately does not sit well with me. Voted by other team captains as the NHL's best captain a ...

Inconsistant Calgary Flames Still Give Fans a Reason to Cheer

October 29th, 2010
We are now 10 games into the NHL regular season, and it is time for teams to start jockeying for position in the standings. If the first 10 games are any hint at how the Flames will play the rest of the season, we fans will be frustrated all year ...

Calgary Flames’ Craig Conroy…One More Year!

September 2nd, 2010
After a summer full of surprise free agent pickups and signings, long time Calgary Flame, Craig Conroy, was wondering about his future with the Flames organization. The 123 overall pick in the 1990 entry draft was in need of a new contract. Conroy made his Flame debut in 2001, after being ...

Give Olli Jokinen a Chance…Again

August 27th, 2010
With the offseason coming to an end and all 30 teams gearing up for main training camp, many questions still engulf the Calgary Flames. What moves will be made to get under the salary cap? What prospects if any will crack the lineup and most of all, will Olli Jokinen ...