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Niklas Hagman claimed off waivers

Niklas Hagman claimed off waivers by Anaheim

Via flames.nhl.com: Forward Niklas Hagman was claimed off re-entry waivers by the Anaheim Ducks on Monday. Hagman was placed on waivers by the Calgary Flames on November 10th. The 31-year-old from Espoo, Finland was unclaimed and sent down to the Abbotsford Heat of the American Hockey League. He was then placed on re-entry waivers where […]

Flames Trade Langkow for Lee Stempniak

TSN has just reported that the Calgary Flames have traded veteran centre, Daymond Langkow to the Phoenix Coyotes for 5th year Right Winger, Lee Stempniak. The deal is pending a physical examination to ensure that Langkow is no longer suffering any ill effects from the puck that hit him in the neck at the end […]

Flames sign Tanguay to 5-year, $17.5M contract

TSN is reporting that the Calgary Flames have signed Alex Tanguay to a 5-year, $17.5 million contract extension. Tanguay, who found chemistry with line-mates Jarome Iginla and Brendan Morrison finished last season with 69 points (22 goals and 47 assists) in 79 games. At the end of last season, Flames General Manager, Jay Feaster, said […]

Regehr waives No Movement Clause, traded to Buffalo (with Kotalik)

After a couple days of considering his options, Robyn Regehr has decided to waive his no movement clause and agree to a trade that will send him to the Buffalo Sabres. His agent has just confirmed that Reggie has agreed to the move. There is still no word on who is coming to the Flames […]

Jay Feaster is the new GM of the Calgary Flames

The Calgary Flames made it official today. Jay Feaster has had the “acting” part of his title removed and is the new GM. Flames President, Ken King, made the announcement this afternoon during a press conference with Feaster and Craig Conroy. Feaster had some great comments on the future direction of the Flames. Here are […]

Scoreface is back! Glencross re-signs with the Calgary Flames

Curtis “Scoreface” Glencross has re-signed with the Calgary Flames. While details about his contract are not confirmed at this time, it looks like he signed somewhere in the range of $2.5M per season for 4 years. I’ll post an update as soon as I have confirmation that these are the right numbers. In the meantime, […]

Flames acquire Modin, pick up Carson from waivers

With a new GM at the helm for the first trade deadline day in what seems like eons, The Calgary Flames didn’t make any major moves, but added a couple players to their roster. Jay Feaster started the day by picking up defenceman Brett Carson off waivers and then traded for for Freddy Modin from […]

Darryl Sutter “Steps Down” aka Darryl Sutter is FIRED

I’ve been waiting for this for a long time. After a disastrous start to the 2010-2011 season, the Calgary Flames announced today that Darryl Sutter has resigned as the Executive Vice-President and General Manager of the team. Jay Feaster will assume acting duties as General Manager of the Flames. I’ve seen this before, so don’t […]

Flames sign Mark Giordano to contract extension

Last night, the Calgary Flames announced that they have signed defenceman Mark Giordano to a contract extension through the 2015-2016 season. As per club guidelines, the financial details of the deal were not announced, but Flames Assistant General Manager had this to say: “To sign a player like this before the July 1 deadline for […]

Flames sign Brendan Morrison

Free agent center to join the Flames Via flames.nhl.com By Mike Board ¬†–¬†Digital Content Director The Calgary Flames have a new center. Veteran Brendan Morrison, who played for the Washington Capitals last season, has signed a contract with the Flames, the team announced on Monday. The 35-year-old native of Pitt Meadows was recently on a […]

Flames acquire Kotalik and Higgins

I have to hand it to Darryl Sutter. He has single-handedly created the strangest 2 days in recent Flames history. After trading Dion Phaneuf to Toronto on Sunday morning, he then went to work on Olli Jokinen. The trade rumour that leaked last night was confirmed after tonight’s game as Flames GM Darryl Sutter announced […]

Jokinen and Prust for Kotalik and Higgins

So it looks like I chose the wrong afternoon/evening to go offline. I figured the drama of the day was done after the big Phaneuf trade, but I guess I underestimated Darryl Sutter. TSN is now reporting that the Flames will announce a trade with the New York Rangers that will send Jokinen and Prust […]

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