Flames, Oilers make Battle of Alberta history

There has been roughly 260 fights between the Calgary Flames and the Edmonton Oilers over their long history of the inter-provincial rivalry; the Battle of Alberta. But, one fight on Saturday night in particular, made history. When Flames goaltender, Cam Talbot, decided to meet Mike Smith at center ice for a fight, the two goalies became the first on either team to fight their rival’s goaltender.

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Flames trade Michael Frolik to Sabres

In the first Calgary Flames transaction of the decade, the Flames trade Michael Frolik to the Buffalo Sabres for a 2020 fourth round pick. The acquired fourth round pick is San Jose’s, which was acquired by Buffalo through Montreal. As well, no salary will be retained by Calgary in this transaction. Frolik spent five seasons with the Flames, playing in 319 games since the 2015-16 … Continue reading Flames trade Michael Frolik to Sabres

Flames host Blackhawks for New Year's Eve game

The Calgary Flames will be looking to close out the 2019 year and the 2010s decade with a win. On Tuesday, Dec. 31 the Flames (20-16-5) are set to host the Chicago Blackhawks (17-17-6). The Flames are coming off an upset home loss to the Vancouver Canucks (5-2) on Sunday. The Blackhawks have won their last 2 games following a devastating loss to the New Jersey Devils (7-1) Dec. 23.

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