Flames Visual Recap 15: Calgary blows lead in final minute but secures victory in overtime with a Gaudreau power play beauty

The Calgary Flames opened up their second quarter of the season continuing their four-game series with the Vancouver Canucks. After a mediocre first quarter, the Flames looked to right the ship. The first period did not go the Flames' way as they were down early courtesy of a goal from Tanner Pearson. Calgary took four … Continue reading Flames Visual Recap 15: Calgary blows lead in final minute but secures victory in overtime with a Gaudreau power play beauty

Flames Visual Recap 14: Markstrom left out to dry as Flames offer little offence

The Calgary Flames had an opportunity to extended both their winning streak as well as the Vancouver Canucks' losing streak. That did not happen as it was a game where the Canucks executed their game plan while the Flames were discombobulated from start to finish. To put it shortly, in the first period the Flames … Continue reading Flames Visual Recap 14: Markstrom left out to dry as Flames offer little offence

Flames Visual Recap 13: Opportunistic Flames sink Canucks off a solid game from Markstrom

The Calgary Flames faced off against the Vancouver Canucks in the first of a four-game series, three of which are on the road in Vancouver. It could be a pivotal series as the Flames have a big opportunity to take advantage of their games in hand, whereas the Canucks are struggling and could quickly fall … Continue reading Flames Visual Recap 13: Opportunistic Flames sink Canucks off a solid game from Markstrom

Flames Visual Recap 12: Late power play goal boosts Flames to victory

The Calgary Flames and the Winnipeg Jets met again for the fourth time in eight days, and it'd be the Jets' fourth straight game against the Flames to boot. The Flames were returning to action after an offensive outburst against the Oilers, whereas the Jets were looking to continue amassing points against Calgary, having picked … Continue reading Flames Visual Recap 12: Late power play goal boosts Flames to victory

Flames Visual Recap 11: Flames and Oilers clash in high-scoring matchup

The first round of ten Battle of Albertas is officially in the books. The Flames returned to the Saddledome and donned their reverse retros, the almighty Blasty for the first time this season. Saturday night doesn't get better than that. The game opened with a goal from Elias Lindholm before the first minute elasped. Jujhar … Continue reading Flames Visual Recap 11: Flames and Oilers clash in high-scoring matchup

Flames Visual Recap 10: Flames finally score first against Jets, but give up four unanswered goals too

The Calgary Flames faced off against the Winnipeg Jets for the third straight time to close out their road trip. Calgary looked to build momentum before returning back to the Saddledome to play the first iteration of this year's Battle of Alberta this coming Saturday. In the first period, the Flames finally managed to score … Continue reading Flames Visual Recap 10: Flames finally score first against Jets, but give up four unanswered goals too

Flames Visual Recap 9: A poor first period led to the Flames chasing the whole game, Winnipeg prevails in the back-to-back rematch

The Calgary Flames and Winnipeg Jets immediately rematched from their spirited tilt from the night before. Both teams opted to rest their starter, so it was a goaltending battle between David Rittich and Laurent Brossoit with both teams playing tired. In the first period, the Jets got off to a rapid 2-0 lead on a … Continue reading Flames Visual Recap 9: A poor first period led to the Flames chasing the whole game, Winnipeg prevails in the back-to-back rematch

Flames Visual Recap 8: Back and forth game ends with a Calgary shootout victory courtesy of Gaudreau

The Calgary Flames headed to Winnipeg for their first tilt in a three-game set versus the Jets. The Jets will be playing this mini-series without Pierre-Luc Dubois due to quarantine, while the Flames currently have a healthy and full roster. The game got off to an unfortunate start for Calgary, as Kyle Connor scored twice … Continue reading Flames Visual Recap 8: Back and forth game ends with a Calgary shootout victory courtesy of Gaudreau

Flames Visual Recap 7: Flames bounce back to snap their losing streak and shut out the Canadiens

The Calgary Flames came into the Saturday night game with an urgency to change their momentum from the past three games, and they did exactly that. The Flames went on the power play early in the first and Johnny Gaudreau scored to extend his point streak to seven games. While the first period had fairly … Continue reading Flames Visual Recap 7: Flames bounce back to snap their losing streak and shut out the Canadiens

Flames Visual Recap 6: Flames push back late but Canadiens’ special teams too much to overcome

Looking to snap their two game slide, the Calgary Flames faced off against the Montreal Canadiens in their first game of a five-game road trip. Montreal played their home opener after six games on the road to start their season. In comparison to their previous game, the Flames had a much better first period, but … Continue reading Flames Visual Recap 6: Flames push back late but Canadiens’ special teams too much to overcome