About Last Night #71: Matthew Tkachuk’s career night leads Flames back to top spot

CALGARY, AB - MARCH 15: Matthew Tkachuk #19 of the Calgary Flames looks for an opportunity in front of the net of Alexandar Georgiev #40 of the New York Rangers during an NHL game at Scotiabank Saddledome on March 15, 2019 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Derek Leung/Getty Images)

The Calgary Flames headed into their Friday night match-up with the visiting New York Rangers hoping to reclaim first place in both the Pacific Division and Western Conference. The Flames went back to David Rittich in net. The first half of the first period was fairly uneventful, however at exactly the half way point of…

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About Last Night #67: Flames fall in Vegas in potential playoff preview

The Calgary Flames started a quick two game road swing through the Southwest of the Pacific division; starting with the first of two games within a week they'll face the Vegas Golden Knights. David Rittich got his second start in a row. The first period started out well as both teams came ready to play.…

About Last Night #66: Flames outworked the Leafs; puck luck leaves them without the win

CALGARY, AB - MARCH 4: The Toronto Maple Leafs celebrate after Tyler Ennis #63 (not pictured) scored against the Calgary Flames of during an NHL game at Scotiabank Saddledome on March 4, 2019 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Derek Leung/Getty Images)

The Calgary Flames were looking to bounce back from a 4-2 setback against the Minnesota Wild on Saturday. Coming off a rough outing for Mike Smith, Calgary turned to David Rittich to backstop the Flames against the Toronto Maple Leafs. Oliver Kylington would also draw back into the lineup on the third defensive pairing. The…

Weighing in on the Flames’ winning ways

Johnny Gaudreau, Sean Monahan, Mark Giordano, Elias Lindholm celebrate a goal.

The Calgary Flames are on a roll, ladies and gentlemen. After another slow start coming out of the all-star break, both the Flames and their fans were suffering from flashbacks to last season's horrendous stretch of games after their mandated break. That edition of the Flames would drop six straight games after their break and…

About Last Night #64: Flames’ solid all around effort closes out a perfect road trip

NEWARK, NJ - FEBRUARY 27: Mark Giordano #5 of the Calgary Flames scores a goal on Mackenzie Blackwood #29 of the New Jersey Devils during the game at Prudential Center on February 27, 2019 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Andy Marlin/NHLI via Getty Images)

The Calgary Flames finished off their three game road trip with a stop in the Garden State. Coming off two solid yet unspectacular games against the Ottawa Senators and the New York Islanders, it was much of the same last night. The Flames looked to David Rittich for the second time on the trip as…

About Last Night #62: The Battle of the Tkachuks sees a goal for one, a victory for the other

OTTAWA, ON - FEBRUARY 24: Brothers Brady Tkachuk #7 of the Ottawa Senators and Matthew Tkachuk #19 the Calgary Flames pose for a photo during warm up prior to a game at Canadian Tire Centre on February 24, 2019 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Matt Zambonin/NHLI via Getty Images)

The Calgary Flames kicked off a three game Eastern conference road trip. The short roadie started yesterday in Ottawa, and will see them visit New York and New Jersey to face the Islanders and the Devils before returning back to Calgary for Jarome Iginla's big night. The Flames looked to extend their current four game…