About Last Night Round 1 Game 4: Flames undone by poor puck possession in crucial Game 4 loss

DENVER, CO - APRIL 17: Mikko Rantanen #96 of the Colorado Avalanche celebrates after scoring the game winning goal against the Calgary Flames in Game Four of the Western Conference First Round during the 2019 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Pepsi Center on April 17, 2019 in Denver, Colorado. The Avalanche defeated the Flames 3-2 in overtime. (Photo by Michael Martin/NHLI via Getty Images)

After what can only be described as a nightmare of a Game 3, the Calgary Flames looked to bounce back and tie their Round 1 series up at two games a piece. Mike Smith got his fourth straight start in net and looked to lock it down for the Flames. The first period started out…

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About Last Night Round 1 Game 1: Smith steals the show as Flames shutout Avalanche

CALGARY, AB - APRIL 11: Andrew Mangiapane #88 (C) of the Calgary Flames celebrates with his team after scoring his team's first goal against the Colorado Avalanche in Game One of the Western Conference First Round during the 2019 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Scotiabank Saddledome on March 15, 2019 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Derek Leung/Getty Images)

Could you feel that electricity in the city of Calgary last night? The C of Red sure could, and as it turned out, so could the Flames themselves. With the regular season in the rear-view mirror, playoff time had officially arrived in the city of Calgary. The Flames looked to Mike Smith as their Game…

About Last Night #81: Flames fall against the Ducks, Gaudreau inches closer to 100 points

ANAHEIM, CA - APRIL 3: David Rittich #33 of the Calgary Flames makes the save with help from Juuso Valimaki #8 and Alan Quine #89 during the game against the Anaheim Ducks on April 3, 2019 at Honda Center in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Debora Robinson/NHLI via Getty Images)

While they anxiously await confirmation over their first round opponent, the Calgary Flames have two more games in the regular season to polish off before the chase begins. Having just defeated the Anaheim Ducks last week in convincing fashion, the Flames were looking to make it back-to-back wins against their Pacific division rivals. The Flames…

About Last Night #77: Penalty kill falters, Flames fall short in loss to the Stars

CALGARY, AB - MARCH 27: Matthew Tkachuk #19 of the Calgary Flames tries to tip the puck past Ben Bishop #30 of the Dallas Stars during an NHL game on March 27, 2019 at the Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Gerry Thomas/NHLI via Getty Images)

The Calgary Flames looked to get back into the win column on Wednesday night in the middle game of a three game home-stand as they took on the Dallas Stars. The Flames turned back to David Rittich in net, who backed up Mike Smith for a few games due to sickness. The first period had…

About Last Night #75: Giordano leads Flames to win over Canucks; continues to build case for Norris

VANCOUVER, BC - MARCH 23: Jacob Markstrom #25 of the Vancouver Canucks looks on dejected as Garnet Hathaway #21 of the Calgary Flames celebrates a Calgary goal during their NHL game at Rogers Arena March 23, 2019 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Vinnick/NHLI via Getty Images)

The Calgary Flames traveled to Vancouver to take on the Canucks on an abbreviated road trip before a three game home stand. With the Flames looking to further pad their lead atop the Pacific Division and Western Conference, the Canucks wouldn't go down easy as they fight for their playoff lives. The scoring got started…

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…

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…