The Calgary Flames Need to Rebuild

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The Calgary Flames finished fifth in the North Division last season, with a record of 26-27-3, totalling 55 points. They missed the playoffs by four points. Now, this is not so bad for one season, especially playing in an extremely competitive division. However, this pattern of mediocrity has plagued the Flames’ organization for decades. In […] READ MORE


Calgary Flames Mark Giordano Out Week-To-Week

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The Calgary Flames have had a major blow dealt. Star defender Mark Giordano will be out week-to-week with a lower-body injury. He exited early in a recent loss to the San Jose Sharks. The 36-year-old is far behind last year’s Norris Trophy campaign but is still a quality skater at his age. The #Flames have recalled […] READ MORE


Calgary Flames Re-sign Defenceman Rasmus Andersson

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The Calgary Flames have announced that they have signed defenceman Rasmus Andersson to a six-year extension worth $27.3 million. The 6’1″, 214 pound native of Malmo, Sweden who is just 23-years-old, will be a Flame player for a while. 6⃣ more years with Raz! The #Flames have signed @RAndersson19 to a six-year contract extension! https://t.co/ateKCFFqVd […] READ MORE


TSP: Top Affiliated NHL Prospects: Part 1 (100-81)

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Welcome to the 2018 Top Shelf Prospects series.  As we go through the Summer of 2018 LWOH will be featuring a team-by-team look at the top prospects in the NHL. We will be following the order of the first round of the NHL draft (as if there were no traded draft picks) and you can find […] READ MORE


TSP: Top Calgary Flames Prospects

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Welcome to the 2018 Top Shelf Prospects series.  As we go through the Summer of 2018 LWOH will be featuring a team-by-team look at the top prospects in the NHL. We will go team by team through the NHL bringing you a look at each Teams Top Prospects. We will be following the order of […] READ MORE


TSP: Calgary Flames Prospects

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Welcome to the 2017 edition of “Top Shelf Prospects”.  During the summer, I will feature a team-by-team look at the top prospects in the NHL. I will follow the order of the first round of the NHL draft (as if there were no trades). You can find all the articles here. Since we had an extensive NHL […] READ MORE


Taking A Look At The Calgary Flames Future

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A lot has been made over the last few years of the Calgary Flames drafting. It seemed for awhile they were just drafting skilled forwards inlcuding Johnny Gaudreau (2011), Sean Monahan (2013), Sam Bennett (2014), and Matthew Tkachuk (2016). These four players give Calgary a young and skilled core. The best part of this for […] READ MORE