Tag Archives: Loss

Calgary Flames vs. New York Islanders Highlights

The Calgary Flames continued their 7-game road trip with a 3-1 loss in Long Island on Thursday, December 29, 2011. Here are the game highlights:

Late penalties give Red Wings 5-3 win over Flames

Pavel Datsyuk and Valteri Filppula scored goals 1:14 apart to break a 3-3 tie and give the Detroit Red Wings a 5-3 win over the Calgary Flames tonight. All told, Detroit capitalized on 3 of their 4 powerplay opportunities, and the Flames have nobody to blame except themselves for taking stupid penalties late in the […]

Game Report: Flames lose 2-1 in Buffalo

In a game that featured the battle of backup goaltenders, Jonas Enroth came out on top, but one could definitely argue that Henrik Karlsson played better. Enroth stopped 29 of 30 shots on the way to a 2-1 win. Karlsson, who played his best game with Calgary yet, stopped 42 of 44 shots, and kept […]

Flames narrowly avoid shutout in 1st meeting with Canucks

The Calgary Flames really sucked tonight. If the 5-1 final score doesn’t tell the story well enough, here are a couple words that may help: Stink: v. (Slang) To be of an extremely low or bad quality. Crappy: adj. Inferior; worthless. Weak: adj. Lacking physical strength, energy, or vigor; feeble. I can’t really put into […]

Rangers steal last-second overtime win, beat flames 3-2

Ryan McDonagh took advantage of a big bounce off the end boards and buried the overtime winner into a wide-open Flames net to give the New York Rangers a 3-2 win over the Calgary Flames tonight. McDonagh was in the right place at the right time and was the recipient of a Devon Brandon Dubinsky […]

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 […]

Flames drop home opener 5-3 to Pens

The Pittsburgh Penguins took advantage of a 4-goal second period to hand the Flames a 5-3 loss in their first game of the season. Calgary started well and had a strong first period. The crowd’s energy was boosted by a season-opening goal from Curtis Glencross 15 minutes into the game. Though the Flames pressed, they […]

Flames robbed. The NHL owes us.

The photo above is not a goal celebration. Let’s be clear about that. Let’s also be honest with ourselves about this season. The fact that the Calgary Flames made it this far should make fans happy. In December the thought of the Flames making the playoffs was laughable. The only team that had fewer points […]

Ducks Spoil Flames’ Comeback and Win in Overtime

The Calgary Flames came back from a 3-0 deficit and took the lead midway through the third period, but they couldn’t hold off the Anaheim Ducks for the win. After Teemu Selanne tied the game with 2 minutes left in regulation, Corey Perry scored the game winner in overtime to give the Ducks the extra […]

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 Preview: Flames and Habs go to overtime

In 33 days the Calgary Flames and Montreal Canadians will face off at McMahon Stadium in the 2011 Heritage Classic and they got a taste of each other tonight. The Flames wrapped up their 4-game road trip at the Bell Centre in Montreal, hoping to get at least one point in their 5th straight game. […]

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