Category Archives: Calgary Flames
With the Olympics underway, and the NHL on a 17 day break or so, it is time to celebrate how great the game is as we watch the best players from around the world battle it out for the ultimate glory. However, in just a couple weeks we will be watching as our favourite teams decide whether to add depth, rebuild, move a goalie, or make a blockbuster move before the trade deadline strikes. So who are some names to really watch out for come March 5th or maybe even before? I have put together a list of guys who have a strong likelihood of switching teams and some to just keep an eye out for. (more…)
Reports have already begun circulating that Ray Shero plans on looking for a Top Six Winger to replace Pascal Dupuis as he will most likely be out the remainder of the season. While the rumor mill has been full of possible replacements; who is truly a good fit for the Penguins?
Remember when we were all making fun of Calgary because it was obvious they would do horrible this season? Calgary is laughing now. How is it Calgary is 3-0-2 so far this season? Here are your answers (in no particular order): (more…)
A year after Los Angeles won their first Stanley Cup, the Kings were one series away from returning for a chance to repeat. The Chicago Blackhawks had other ideas as they ousted LA in five games in the Western Conference Finals. Unlike the 1993 Kings that went to the Stanley Cup Finals (and lost to Montreal), this team is not going wait nearly 20 years for another chance. This team is poised and ready to fight their way back to the top, all the while chanting, “WE WANT THE CUP…AGAIN!” (more…)
The Los Angeles Kings may start their season two days after some other NHL teams, but I prefer to think about it as some NHL teams jumped the gun on starting the season before the Kings opening night. It is here ladies and gentlemen of the Nation of Kings. The new hockey season has begun! (more…)
Training camp sent down multiple players very quickly but then waited to see what would happen with the rest. 3 goalies remain, 8 defencemen, 15 forwards, and rookie Pat Sieloff will finally make the NHL. (more…)
After the third and final week of pre-season games the Calgary Flames are looking surprisingly strong after tying for second on the standings. The reason for this is their prospect depth. Doing good in the preseason doesn’t mean everything though. The powerhouse New York Rangers finished last. Still, for a team expected to get the first pick in the 2014 draft Calgary needs some congratulation. (more…)