Category Archives: Hockey

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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Gaudreauwatch Day 50 has come and gone…

Well folks, restricted free agent and budding superstar Johnny Gaudreau’s contract expired on Canada Day, July 1, 2016. He has yet to sign again with the team. Therefore August 21 was Day 50 of #Gaudreauwatch for Calgary Flames fans. I’m not … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Eve spectacular at the Dome: Flames vs Jets

Two days after a wild affair against the St. Louis Blues where the Flames’ Michael Frolik scored two short-handed goals the Calgary Flames hosted the Winnipeg Jets. Plenty of retro Teemu Selanne jerseys were worn in the stands. Coach Bob Hartley … Continue reading

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