Tag Archives: Off Season

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 […]

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Bertuzzi Signs in Detroit

One-time Flames forward Todd Bertuzzi has signed a one-year, $1.5M deal with the Detroit Red Wings. He had indicated that he wanted to return to Calgary, but Darryl Sutter made it clear that he should look elsewhere. Last season Bertuzzi was inconsistent, but still put up his best numbers since 05-06, his last season in […]

Primeau Traded to Leafs for Stralman and Stuart

The Calgary Flames have freed up some necessary cap space by trading forward Wayne Primeau to the Toronto Maple Leafs in exchange for defenceman Anton Stralman and forward Colin Stuart. The Flames will receive Toronto’s 7th round draft pick in 2012 and the Leafs will receive Calgary’s 2nd round pick in 2011. The trade frees […]

Dustin Boyd Signs 1-Year Deal with Flames

Flames GM Darryl Sutter announced on Thursday that the Flames have re-signed Dustin Boyd to a 1-year contract. As per team guidelines, Sutter did not announce details of the contract, but it was later revealed that he will be making slightly less than he did last season. It appears, that Boyd decided to sign for […]

Flames Sign 2-way Contract With Chris Chucko

Darryl Sutter announced that he has signed a 2-way deal with Burnaby, BC native Chris Chucko. As per team guidelines, the details of the contract were not released. Chucko played for the AHL Quad City Flames last season. You can expect him to play the majority of the time in Abbotsford this season, except for […]

Flames Sign Brodie, Nemisz, and Seabrook

Though no details of the contracts were released, Calgary Flames GM Darryl Sutter announced today that the Flames have signed T.J. Brodie, Greg Nemisz and Keith Seabrook. These will certainly be two-way contracts, allowing the players to move between the Flames and their AHL team in Abbotsford.

Flames Sign Dawes

The Calgary Flames announced today that they have signed Nigel Dawes, who was picked up off waivers from the Phoenix Coyotes. The details of the contract were not released and saves both sides from a potential salary arbitration hearing this week. A little known fact: this announcement will take the award for “shortest guy on […]

Flames Claim Dawes Off Waivers

The Calgary Flames have claimed Winnipeg native, Nigel Dawes off waivers. Former Phoenix Coyotes left winger had filed for salary arbitration with the Coyotes, but was put on waivers by the club. According to TSN.ca, Dawes was looking for a 1-way deal that was worth less than $1M, but Phoenix was not interested in such […]

Flames re-sign Lunkmark, add Jaffrey

The Calgary Flames have announced the re-signing of Jamie Lundmark and have also added former Vancouver Canuck forward Jason Jaffrey. Lundmark, who played in 27 NHL games with the Flames last season, scored 8 goals and added 8 assists. He totalled 52 points in 54 games while playing with the Flames AHL affiliate in Quad […]

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.

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 […]

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