Tag Archives: Coach

Bob Hartley, Head Coach of the Calgary Flames

Bob Hartley is the new Head Coach of the Calgary Flames

It’s official. The Calgary Flames have hired a new Head Coach and it is Bob Hartley. Hartley comes to the Flames after a championship season with the ZSC Lions of Switzerland’s National League A. He has won championships at other levels in pro hockey, including a Calder cup with the 1997 Hershey Bears and the […]

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 […]

Jim Playfair

The Pressure is on Playfair Now

After dropping the first 2 games of the postseason to Detroit in a laughable fashion, the pressure is on Jim Playfair now to either show his coaching skill, or face losing his job. The calls for his departure as head coach of the Flames have started, and the only thing that will really quiet these […]

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