About Last Night 65: Flames squander regulation win, lose in overtime

The Flames started off strong, but with seconds left in the first, Colton Sissons put the Predators up by a goal. That would not last long. Just 26 seconds into the second, Rasmus Andersson put the Flames level. Just a few minutes after that Mikael Backlund pulled the Flames ahead by a goal. The Flames … Continue reading About Last Night 65: Flames squander regulation win, lose in overtime

The Flames have some big questions on defence after this season

With the Flames bringing in two new defenceman at the NHL Trade Deadline, it looks to have strengthened their back end which has been ravished by injuries. Hopefully this move helps them have a long post-season, but come the offseason, there will be a number of questions that need answering. Prior to signing Erik Gustafsson … Continue reading The Flames have some big questions on defence after this season

About Last Night 64: Flames put together complete effort, get revenge on the Bruins

In the second game of a five-game road trip, the Calgary Flames started off well with a strong first period capped off by a Matthew Tkachuk goal. Brad Marchand answered back in the second while shorthanded to pull the Boston Bruins back even, but Sean Monahan put two past Tuukka Rask to put the Flames … Continue reading About Last Night 64: Flames put together complete effort, get revenge on the Bruins

What will the Flames' defensive deployment look like post-deadline?

The 2020 NHL trade deadline has come and gone, with the Calgary Flames closing the day as one of the more active teams in the league. With a total of three moves made, the Flames were able to bring in two defensemen and bid adieu to another. Derek Forbort and Erik Gustafsson made their way … Continue reading What will the Flames' defensive deployment look like post-deadline?

Recapping the Calgary Flames' 2020 trade deadline

The trade deadline has come and gone, and the Calgary Flames are a different team than they were just a day ago. Heading into the deadline, there was contention on which route the Flames should take. Should they be sellers and try to recoup assets for their expiring contracts? Should they be buyers and fill … Continue reading Recapping the Calgary Flames' 2020 trade deadline

About Last Night 63: Flames fry Red Wings in Motor City

The Calgary Flames started off very strong against a Detroit Red Wings team that was missing several key pieces, held out of the lineup prior to the trade deadline. Johnny Gaudreau and Sean Monahan put the Flames up by two in the first period before Dylan Larkin pulled the Wings back to within one. In … Continue reading About Last Night 63: Flames fry Red Wings in Motor City

TWC Power Rankings: Week 21 | Pre-Deadline

Welcome back to the TWC Power Rankings! Here at TWC, we use a statistical model to effectively rank teams on a week to week basis. The model takes into effect winning percentages, CF%, SCF%, HDCF% as well as SV%. Each statistical category is weighed and scored differently, giving each team a unique TWC Score that … Continue reading TWC Power Rankings: Week 21 | Pre-Deadline