Archive for 'Off Season'

Flames Free Agents Still Available

Several of Calgary’s Unrestricted Free Agents have found homes in other cities across the NHL in the past couple days. Most Notably, Mike Cammalleri has signed with the Montreal Canadiens, where he will join Scott Gomez, and Brian Gionta as the newcomers to Montreal’s front lines. Cammalleri will earn $30M over the next 6 years […]

Flames Add Sjostrom

The Calgary Flames added another player to their roster by signing free agent winger Fredrik Sjostrom to a 2 year deal worth $1.5M. Sjostrom was beloved by NY Rangers fans where he played for the last 2 years. He is a solid 4th liner who can play on the penalty killing unit.

July 1st Free Agent Frenzy

So it’s July 1st at 12:00 noon and the free agent frenzy has begun. The Flames jumped the gun by signing Edmonton native, Jay Bouwmeester (I’m gonna have to get used to typing that one!) to a 5-year deal after trading for the right to negociate with the soon-to-be-UFA by sending Jordan Leopold and a […]

Flames Sign Bouwmeester to 5-Year Deal

The Calgary Flames have signed Defenceman Jay Bouwmeester to a 5-year deal, reportedly worth $6.68 Million per year. The team is expected to officially announce the signing during a press conference today.

Meet Brent Sutter, Head Coach of the Calgary Flames

Calgary Flames GM Darryl Sutter is expected to announce, either tomorrow or Tuesday, that his brother, Brent, will be the new head coach of the Calgary Flames. The announcement will put an end to one of the worst-kept secrets in recent memory. Brent has been next-in-line for the Flames Head Coach role since midway through […]

Hey Coach!

After a 3rd consecutive exit in the first round of the playoffs, Flames GM Darryl Sutter made a statement by firing head coach Mike Keenan. “Iron” Mike Keenan was brought in for a 3-year contract after replacement head coach Jim Playfair showed Flames fans that he was totally incapable of leading the team to any […]

Keenan Expects to be Back Behind Flames Bench

From tsn.ca CALGARY — Mike Keenan expects to remain head coach of the Calgary Flames next season and chalks up his team’s first-round playoff exit to injuries. “I have another year left on my contract,” Keenan said Wednesday as his players packed their bags. “My expectation is to be here to fulfill my contract.” Two […]

Flames Sign Bertuzzi

Excuse me ?!!! WTF ?!!!!! Ha Ha (nervous laugh)… I thought you said that the Flames just signed Todd Bertuzzi. That’s a good one. Ha Ha. Really… you’re killing me with your great jokes!!! ROTFL!!! For the last 2 playoffs I’ve cheered against the Red Wings (’07) and the Ducks (’08) to lose in the […]

Flames Meet with the Press Today

Following a first round playoff exit for the 3rd year in a row, the Calgary Flames will meet with members of the press today. Look for the Flames coaches, players and managers to come up with some answers to questions that were brought up in this Canadian Press article from yesterday. I’ve decided to link […]

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