Tag Archives: Glencross

Budweiser Red Light Brigade takes over the Saddledome

This week, I received an invitation from the Budweiser team to join about 2500 others in the Red Light Brigade at the Calgary Flames game. I wasn’t sure exactly what it would be like, but I did know that they’d be supplying fans in all sections behind the nets with red light flashing helmets. That […]

Flames explode late in 3rd for win over Coyotes

Oh boy! It’s a win streak. It seems like a long time since I’ve said that when speaking about the Flames, but it’s true, and it came in a dramatic fashion last night. Trailing the Phoenix Coyotes 4-3 with less 2 minutes to play in the 3rd period, it seemed that the Flames would end […]

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Flames light it up on 25th anniversary of 1988 Olympics

The Calgary Flames found their scoring touch on the 25th anniversary of the Opening Ceremonies of the 1988 Winter Olympics as they beat the Dallas Stars 7-4 at the Saddledome tonight. Mike Cammalleri scored his 200th career NHL goal into the empty-net with 1:26 remaining in the game to seal the win in a wild […]

Flames get first win of season at home, versus the Oilers

The Calgary Flames can finally put it in the win column, thanks to the Edmonton Oilers. The Flames held off a late push from the Oilers to win the Battle of Alberta, and earn two points tonight in Calgary. Mikael Backlund and Jay Bouwmeester combined in the first period, to give the Flames a 2-0 […]

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Last-minute Getzlaf goal sinks Flames in Anaheim

Anaheim Ducks captain Ryan Getzlaf hadn’t scored in 17 games but managed to find the back of the Flames net with 46 seconds remaining in regulation to break a 2-2 tie and give the Ducks the win. The loss was Calgary’s 15th straight at the Honda Centre, dating back to a time when Anaheim’s team […]

Calgary Flames Curtis Glencross scores on Johan Hedberg

4-goal first period leads Flames to win over Devils

The Calgary Flames jumped out to a 4-0 first period lead and hung on for a 6-3 win against the visiting New Jersey Devils tonight. It was a fitting win to top off a night that celebrated Jarome Iginla’s 500th NHL goal in a pre-game ceremony with Lanny McDonald and Craig Conroy. Calgary’s captain assisted […]

Calgary Flames- Jarome Iginla, Scott Hannan, Derek Smith, Olli Jokinen, Curtis Glencross

Flames outlast Wild for 2-1 win at the Saddledome

Jarome Iginla scored his 497th career goal in the second period and added an assist on Curtis Glencross’ first period goal to lead the Flames to a 2-1 win against the Minnesota Wild tonight. It seems that Iggy likes playing the Wild as he has scored 33 career goals against the Wild, more than any […]

Phil Kessel and Miikka Kiprusoff

Toronto Maple Leafs are unbeaten. Calgary Flames are not.

The Toronto Maple Leafs are still unbeaten to start the 2011-2012 season thanks to Phil Kessel’s 3-point night. He scored 2 goals, including the game winner 41 seconds into the 3rd period, as Toronto came back from a 2-0 deficit to beat the Calgary Flames 3-2 last night. Leafs fans may want to take a […]

Flames lose Thanksgiving game in St. Louis

The Flames have yet to win this regular season, after losing 5-2 in St. Louis on Monday afternoon. While the rest of us were digesting our Thanksgiving turkey, the Flames were doing their best to notch their first two points this season. The Blues, who also lost their first game of the season, ended up […]

Red Wings come back and beat Flames in shootout

The Calgary Flames played a good game tonight. When you combine that with a poor showing from the Detroit Red Wings, it makes for an interesting match, and the Flames almost pulled it off. Unfortunatetly for the Flames, they gave up a 4-2 lead and let the Red Wings back into a game that they […]

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Cautiously optimistic: Flames win 4-1

A day after Curtis Glencross remarked that the fans were too quiet during Monday night’s game at the ‘Dome, he gave them something to cheer about by notching his first career hat trick to lead the Flames to a 4-1 win against the Carolina Hurricanes. The Flames, complete with their full roster of newcomers including […]

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Kings Send Flames Home With a Loss

The Los Angeles Kings have surprised many people this season by fighting their way from the NHL’s basement into playoff contention. They continued their fight at home against the Calgary Flames tonight, and gained another 2 points as they sent the Flames packing after beating them 2-1. Tonight’s game marks the end of the Flames’ […]

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