Author Archives: Ian Berg

St Patrick’s Day game: Flames vs Stars   This game was all Flames except for the Stars breaking Brian Elliott’s bid for a shutout with a single late goal. It was a lot of fun to attend and it was … Continue reading

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It was fun until the puck dropped. Flames vs Oilers, Jan 21, 2017

Retro night. Battle of Alberta, Flames vs Oilers, Johnny vs McDavid. Sounds fun, right? Well, the opening montage and graphics on the Energy Board were fun but it all went downhill after that for the home team. Johnson allowed 3 … Continue reading

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Flames vs Coyotes report: Flames WIN

  I attended the November 16, 2016 game between the Calgary Flames and Phoenix Coyotes. Johnny Gaudreau did not play¬†as he is he will be out of action after surgery on a broken finger. No firm date yet has been … Continue reading

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Calgary Flames host the Carolina Hurricanes

I attended the Oct 20 game and the only good things I can say about the game are that I was an eyewitness to Johnny Gaudreau’s first goal of this season and that the youngsters like Bennett & Kulak played … Continue reading

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Flames get first win of the 2016-17 season

Glad to see the Flames notch their first win of the season (in Game 4) by defeating the Sabres at home in overtime. Sean Monahan delivered a nasty crosscheck that wasn’t called for a penalty then scored the winner so … Continue reading

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On Day 100 of #Gaudreauwatch (October 10), the Calgary Flames and Johnny Gaudreau signed a 6 year, $6.75 million average annual salary deal. Hooray!    

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Pre-season game against the Jets

I attended the pre-season game on Sunday, October 2 versus the Winnipeg Jets with a friend. It was only his second hockey game he’s ever attended. The Flames had at least three shots the the post and they led in … Continue reading

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