Johnny Gaudreau might be just 5-foot-9 and 157 pounds, but he’s not sneaking up on anybody. Although he’s just 24, the Calgary Flames winger is already established as one of the scariest men in hockey to defend. On Monday night, Gaudreau potted a goal and added a helper to bring his points streak to 10 […]
When you talk about the best lines in the NHL, don’t sleep on the trio Johnny Gaudreau is leading for the Calgary Flames. With his 10th goal of the season coming early in a Flames – Washington Capitals game that is ongoing, Gaudreau collected his 30th point of 2017-18. As of this writing, only two […]
What: Washington Capitals vs. Calgary FlamesWhere: Capital One Arena, Washington, D.C.When: 7:00 p.m. ETHow to Watch: Capitals-Flames will be broadcast on NBC Sports Washington Plus. (Channel Finder)Live Stream: You can watch the Capitals-Flames game
The Flyers' emotions got the best of them Saturday afternoon, and in turn, they got the best from Sean Monahan. Monahan's second-period power-play hat trick was the result of the Flyers' selfish, undisciplined penalties, which allowed the Calgary Flames to erase a two-goal deficit and take down the Flyers, 5-4, at the Wells Fargo Center (see […]
Several days removed from an old school donnybrook with the Detroit Red Wings, the Calgary Flames decided to wind back the clock even further for Saturday’s tilt in Philadelphia. Prior to the Flames’ 5-4 overtime win over the Flyers, the team suited up in 1950’s-style attire and entered the arena in style. After the contest, […]
Flyers defenseman Radko Gudas was offered an in-person hearing by the NHL for his dangerous slash to the back of the head of Winnipeg's Mathieu Perreault in Thursday's loss. Late Friday night, Gudas waived his right to the in-person hearing and will now have it via phone on Sunday, meaning Gudas can't play Saturday afternoon when the […]
A sports league doles out suspensions and fines for a variety of reasons, including the hope that losing game checks might deter future bad behavior. One can see shades of the frustration that comes from the over-the-glass delay of game penalty in the reactions to Detroit Red Wings winger Luke Witkowski getting an automatic 10-game […]
As they prepared to play the Buffalo Sabres on Friday at Little Caesars Arena, the Detroit Red Wings were left to wonder whether they'd have enough players to play the game. The Wings confirmed that Luke Witkowski, who was assessed 35 minutes in penalties, including a game misconduct, during a late-game line brawl in Wednesday's […]
It’s now been a month since Naheed Nenshi overcame the franchise’s not-so-subtle attempts to boot him from office to earn a third term as Calgary mayor. NHL commissioner Gary Bettman reiterated at the recent Yahoo Finance Summit that the Flames must find some common ground with city officials, or risk losing market viability.
Jaromir Jagr has yet to heat up, but the Calgary Flames are excelling. Folks the dang Winnipeg Jets are currently second in the Central Division! I knew it. Look, I don’t know that it’s advisable to assume Patrik Laine is gonna be a crap shooter all season, or that the defense is quite this bad.
When the Calgary Flames drafted Sam Bennett fourth overall in 2014, they expected him to develop into an impact player. Through 15 games, Bennett is still looking for his point of the season. It’s never happened before,” Bennett said, per the Calgary Sun.
Sean Monahan knows exactly where to go when Johnny Gaudreau has the puck. Monahan converted Gaudreau's pass for the go-ahead goal 9:09 into the third period Sunday night and the Calgary Flames broke a four-game home losing streak with a 2-1 win over the Washington Capitals. After not finding anyone open as he carried the […]