Calgary Flames making a serious run for the 2015 NHL Playoffs

The Calgary Flames took a big step forward in their 2015 playoff hunt earlier this week. Lance Bouma, Jiri Hudler, Mason Raymond and David Jones...

Are the Calgary Flames for real?

By February it’s usually pretty clear who the contenders in the playoff hunt are and who the pretenders are. The Washington Capitals: Contenders. Colorado...

Is Mike Richards a good fit for the Calgary Flames?

One of the hottest names on the market right now is Mike Richards. The two-time Stanley Cup champ who has endured down seasons each...

Calgary Flames riding high into 2015 All-Star break

Heading into the All Star break the Calgary Flames got a major confidence boost after finishing their most recent road trip with a 4-1...

Calgary Flames forwards producing more, creating success

The struggles of Calgary’s forwards early in the season were clearly visible: Mark Giordano and TJ Brodie – both defencemen – were the ones...

Next week could decide Calgary Flames’ playoff fate

What slim hope the Calgary Flames have of making the playoffs in 2014-15 could rest almost solely on their current five-game road trip against...

Free Agent Signings Flaming Out in Calgary

Early on in the season Brad Treliving looked like a genius thanks to some key free agent signings from the summer of 2014. He...

Calgary Flames Contracts

PLAYER POS TEAM AGE YRS DOLLARS AVERAGE FREE AGENT Dennis Wideman (2012-2016) D CGY 31 5 $26,250,000 $5,250,000 2017 T.J. Brodie (2015-2019) D CGY 24 5 $23,250,000 $4,650,000 2020 Mark Giordano (2011-2015) D CGY 31 5 $20,100,000 $4,020,000 2016 Jiri Hudler (2012-2015) C CGY 31 4 $16,000,000 $4,000,000 2016 David Jones (2012-2015) RW CGYSigned w/COL 30 4 $16,000,000 $4,000,000 2016 Ladislav Smid (2013-2016) D CGYSigned w/EDM 28 4 $14,000,000 $3,500,000 2017 Matt Stajan (2010-2013) C CGY 31 4 $14,000,000 $3,500,000 0 Matt Stajan (2014-2017) C CGY 31 4 $12,500,000 $3,125,000 2018 Curtis Glencross (2011-2014) LW CGY 32 4 $10,200,000 $2,550,000 2015 Sam Bennett (2014-2016) C CGY 18 3 $9,675,000 $3,225,000 2017 Mason Raymond (2014-2016) LW CGY 29 3 $9,450,000 $3,150,000 2017 Jonas Hiller (2014-2015) G CGY 32 2 $9,000,000 $4,500,000 2016 Johnny Gaudreau (2013-2015) LW CGY 21 3 $5,500,000 $1,833,333 2016 Karri Ramo (2013-2014) G CGY 28 2 $5,500,000 $2,750,000 2015 Sean Monahan (2013-2015) C CGY 20 3 $5,325,000 $1,775,000 2016 T.J. Brodie (2013-2014) D CGY 24 2 $4,250,000 $2,125,000 0 Brandon Bollig (2014-2016) LW CGYSigned w/CHI 27 3 $3,750,000 $1,250,000 2017 Mikael Backlund (2013-2014) C CGY 25 2 $3,000,000 $1,500,000 2015 Joe Colborne (2014-2015) C CGY 24 2 $2,550,000 $1,275,000 2016 Mason...

Johnny Hockey’s hot streak putting him in ROY conversation

Call him Johnny Gaudreau. Call him Johnny Hockey. Call him…Rookie of the Year? Some inspired play of late has basically erased the terrible start...

Calgary Flames finally finish floundering…for now

It’s a connection that’s almost impossible not to make on a Brian Burke-led team: it involves losing, collapsing and an 18-wheeler (and it helps...

Calgary Flames’ strong start slowly turning sour

Well, it was a good run while it lasted wasn’t it? Okay, not all hope is lost, but the Calgary Flames have hit that...

Dennis Wideman Enjoying Rejuvenated Season

When the Flames signed Dennis Wideman to a five year deal in 2012-13 they expected him to provide some stability and leadership on the...

More Success, More Accolades for the Calgary Flames

Another successful month for the Calgary Flames has brought with it more honours for its players. Goaltender Karri Ramo was named the third star for...

Calgary Flames proving “Fancy Stats” wrong

Not even fans of the Calgary Flames could have foreseen the start their team has had this season, let alone that they could maintain...

Solid goaltending flying under the radar in Calgary

Almost anything the Flames have done through the first month and a half of the season has gained extra attention considering their surprising start....