Tag Archives: Western Conference

Conference Finals: Who are you cheering for?

Yesterday, I received an email from Jeff Klein, one of the writers for The New York Times hockey blog, Slap Shot. He was looking for my thoughts on whether I (and other Canadian hockey fans) are cheering for the Canucks because they are the only Canadian hockey team left in the Stanley Cup race. He […]

Flames Roadtrip Summary

A busy week at work last week left me without much time to keep up with the Flames 3-game road trip. I got to watch a bit of hockey, but the early starts usually meant I only tuned in midway through the 2nd period. That wasn’t a problem in Nashville, as it took until overtime […]

Nabokov Shuts Flames Out. Series tied at 1-1

Calgary…0 San Jose..2 As I was working late tonight, I missed the game. Here’s the recap from NHL.com: SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) -Evgeni Nabokov made sure the Sharks left San Jose with something to show for all those shots in their first two playoff games. Nabokov made 21 saves in his sixth career postseason shutout, […]

Flames Head to Playoffs on a Win

Calgary……7Vancouver…1 Jarome Iginla netted his 50th goal of the season as the Calgary flames rolled to a 7-1 victory in Vancouver for their final game of the season. Iginla double, and triple-shifted with almost every line on the team, and eventually got his 50th on a close-in shot. He added 2 assists to bring his […]

Avalanche Beat Flames in Overtime

Calgary…..2Colorado…3When are the Calgary Flames going to stop letting the Colorado Avalanche come back late in the game to steal points? With a 2-1 lead, and less than 5 minutes left in the game, the Calgary Flames self-distructed and handed 2 points to the Avalanche by letting them score to tie the game, and once […]


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