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Miikka Kiprusoff warms up before an NHL hockey game

Congratulations to Miikka Kiprusoff on his 300th career NHL win

With the Calgary Flames 4-3 victory over the San Jose Sharks tonight, Miikka Kiprusoff became the 27th goalie in NHL history to win 300 games. Number 34 made 34 saves against his former team, including “THE SCORPION”, which will certainly go down in Flames lore as one of the most bizarre calls from the TSN […]

Miikka Kiprusoff - Calgary Flames - 263 wins

Flames spoil Montreal’s home opener and get first win of season

Miikka Kiprusoff moved into sole possession of the franchise lead for wins tonight with his 263rd win with the Calgary Flames. Kipper stopped 35 of 36 shots to lead the flames to a 4-1 win in Montreal on their home opener. With the win, Miikka surpass Flames great, Mike Vernon, who previously held the franchise […]

Rebuild or Re-Tool. What should the Flames do?

Thanks for a great season Flames fans! Though it’s been another tough one with no post-season appearance from the Flames, it has been fun to connect with so many of you online and in person. I’ve learned that there are a thousand different opinions on what it takes to make a good hockey team and […]

Flames lose to Sharks in shootout but gain one point

The fans at the Scotiabank Saddledome got their money’s worth tonight, but unfortunately the Flames couldn’t send them home happy. After taking a 3-2 lead over the San Jose Sharks into the third period they held off a flurry of offensive action from the visitors only to give up a late goal to Ryan Clowe. […]

Heritage Classic final score: Calgary 4, Montreal 0

After almost a year of hype, the 2011 NHL Heritage Classic is now a page in history. The game was a sellout, with 41,022 fans braving the elements to attend, and I’m happy to say that I was a part of it. From the moment my family and I started layering-up in our warm clothing […]

Flames win. Ho Hum.

The Calgary Flames actually won tonight, but I can’t say that I’m impressed. Sure, they jumped out to a 2-0 lead and and hung on long enough to force overtime. Sure Jarome Iginla nailed the overtime winner, but that’s not enough to make me a believer. Unfortunately just getting a win isn’t enough anymore. After […]

Flames Roast Sharks 4-0

The Calgary Flames dominated the first period, scoring 4 goals in the first 12 minutes and Miikka Kiprusoff played a perfect game to give the Flames a 4-0 win against the San Jose Sharks tonight. Rene Bourque scored a powerplay goal 4:12 into the game and added another goal just after the midway point of […]


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