The Calgary Flames had not won a game in Montreal in 9 years, but that changed tonight when Miikka Kiprusoff shut out the Habs for his first shutout and 10th win of the season. The Flames goaltender has been the team’s best player for the past few games and made some spectacular saves to maintain [...]
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Despite the media focus regarding the team’s H1N1 vaccination, the Flames appear to be enjoying the start of November. Dion Phaneuf scored halfway through overtime to give the Calgary Flames their second overtime road win in two nights. The Flames lead for most of the game after Jarome Iginla scored early in the first period. [...]
The Calgary Flames made headlines today for their scandalous H1N1 vaccination controversy and then kept on sneaking around to get themselves a victory in Dallas. After being called out by coach Brent Sutter for his lacklustre play, Jarome Iginla lead the Flames with 2 goals and 1 assist, including the game winner as they beat [...]
Game 2 started the same way as game one did for the Flames. Unfortunately it ended in a similar way with the Chicago Blackhawks winning 3-2. After coming out strong in the first period and scoring 2 goals, the Flames were not able to contain the young Chicago stars who scored 3 goals in the [...]
Ok… So the home-made style video is a bit cheezy but its playoff time… And fans like a good song about their favourite player. Start your Flames overdosing with this one.
One day after storming through Philadelphia with their new additions – Jordan Leopold and Olli Jokinen – the Calgary Flames showed that they are still mortal by losing to the Hurricanes 6-1 in Carolina. The Hurricanes were lead by Ray Whitney’s 3 powerplay goals and never looked back after banking 3 goals in the final [...]
The Tampa Bay Lightning were in town tonight to play the Calgary Flames but instead of 2 points for a win, the thing that was on everyone’s mind was whether a team record would fall tonight and whether there would be any career milestones for goals scored. Jarome Iginla was on deck for both honours.Indeed [...]
It wasn’t the prettiest goal ever scored. But, like the 400+ other goals he’s scored in his professional career, Jarome Iginla managed to shoot the puck across the goal line to make it count. Iginla’s first ever All Star Game goal could be considered a garbage goal simply because of the fact that it is [...]
The Calgary Flames cut the Vancouver Canucks Lead atop the Northwest Division to just one point with their 2nd win during a home-and-home series with their rival. After almost 2 scorless periods, Daymond Langkow opened the scoring with a powerplay deflection off a Dion Phaneuf shot from the point. It was an important goal because [...]
The Calgary Flames gave up the lead 2 times in 2 days to hand the Edmonton Oilers their 3rd and 4th straight wins to start the 2008-2009 season. With the losses, the Flames now sit at 1-3-1 and have started the season in a very lacklustre style that makes it hard to be a Flames [...]
Calgary Captain Jarome Iginla was announced as a finalist for the Hart Trophy today. The Heart Trophy is given to the player judged “most valuable to his team.” Iginla will be up against Pittsburgh’s Evgeni Malkin and Washington’s Alexander Ovechkin. I think Iggy has a good chance of finally getting it. I don’t think that [...]
The votes are in and the Calgary Flames have 2 players on the starting lineup for the 2008 All Star game in Atlanta on January 27.Flames Captain Jarome Iginla and hard-hitting defenceman Dion Phaneuf will both start for the Western Conference. They will be teamed up with a trio of Detroit Red Wings: Niklaus Lidsrtom [...]