About Last Night 59: Flames demolish Ducks at Honda Center

The Flames came out absolutely flying in this one. Elias Lindholm jammed a loose puck past John Gibson to open the scoring, then Andrew Mangiapane picked up an errant pass and fed Mikael Backlund, who made no mistake in popping it into the back of the net. The goals kept coming. Oliver Kylington walked in … Continue reading About Last Night 59: Flames demolish Ducks at Honda Center

About Last Night 58: Rittich shines, Flames struggle in loss to Kings

In the opening period, the Flames looked like a team that was missing defencemen. They were giving the Kings a number of clear chances, but David Rittich shut the door. The Flames opened the scoring midway through the second. Cal Petersen misplayed the puck to Matthew Tkachuk, who fed Mikael Backlund in front of the … Continue reading About Last Night 58: Rittich shines, Flames struggle in loss to Kings

About Last Night 57: Flames win second straight in convincing fashion, take down Sharks 6-2

Another game, another huge 6-2 victory. The Flames started quickly with three goals in the first ten minutes, from Milan Lucic, Tobias Rieder, and Zac Rinaldo. San Jose would add one before the end of the period from Erik Karlsson. The teams traded goals in the second, with Mark Jankowski getting the goal for the … Continue reading About Last Night 57: Flames win second straight in convincing fashion, take down Sharks 6-2

About Last Night 56: Flames snap losing streak with big win over Canucks

After their loss to the Nashville Predators, Geoff Ward publicly called out the Calgary Flames to show more compete and desperation. It appeared that their game last night against the Vancouver Canucks was going to be more of the the same after Tanner Pearson scored 34 seconds in. It makes sense as far as hockey … Continue reading About Last Night 56: Flames snap losing streak with big win over Canucks

About Last Night 55: Flames lose their fight, lose to Predators

The Flames actually started this one well. Sam Bennett tipped in a Travis Hamonic shot from the point to give the Flames a lead just 33 seconds into the game. The Predators got one back quickly, then got a second one midway through the first. That being said, the Flames had their chances, but Juuse … Continue reading About Last Night 55: Flames lose their fight, lose to Predators

About Last Night 54: Flames lose Giordano, lose to Sharks

The Flames started this one off strong, and had a number of dangerous chances that were thwarted by Aaron Dell. After scoring early in the second on the man-advantage, they let the pedal off the gas and allowed the Sharks to score two in just over four minutes. The visitors added a third in the … Continue reading About Last Night 54: Flames lose Giordano, lose to Sharks

About Last Night 53: Flames get blown out at home by Oilers

Talk about not starting on time. The Flames fell behind by not one, but two goose just minutes into the game. It did not get much better; the first period ended with the Flames down 3-1. It was all downhill from there, with David Rittich getting pulled midway through the second, only to be replaced … Continue reading About Last Night 53: Flames get blown out at home by Oilers

About Last Night 52: Flames defeat Oilers for third straight win in the Battle of Alberta

This game was probably the most entertaining game the Flames have played this season. They had some beautiful chances, some incredible goals, and Big Save Dave came through with some highlight reel saves. Just like the last game against the St. Louis Blues, this one was a back and forth game with the Flames unable … Continue reading About Last Night 52: Flames defeat Oilers for third straight win in the Battle of Alberta

About Last Night #51: Flames come out of break on low note, lose first shootout of the season to Blues

Calgary Flames hockey is back! After a lengthy bye week and All-Star break, the Flames finally returned to action on Tuesday night. Hosting the defending Stanley Cup Champion St. Louis Blues, the Flames looked to buck the trend of poor play after the All-Star break early. In easily one of the most back and forth … Continue reading About Last Night #51: Flames come out of break on low note, lose first shootout of the season to Blues

About Last Night 50: Flames get run over by Senators, fall to third in Pacific

Coming off a bounce back win over the Toronto Maple Leafs, the Calgary Flames looked to enter the all-star break on a winning note as they took on the Ottawa Senators yesterday afternoon. The Senators got off to an early start with Brady Tkachuk scoring the opening goal off a broken play. Unfortunately for the … Continue reading About Last Night 50: Flames get run over by Senators, fall to third in Pacific