Found January 17, 2012 on
PLAYERS: Brett Carson
TEAMS: Calgary Flames
Tweet Calgary, AB – The Calgary Flames announced today that defenseman Brett Carson has been recalled from the Abbotsford Heat of the American Hockey League. Carson, a native of Regina, Saskatchewan, was sent to Abbot...

Shaune Vetter: Returning To Calgary

It was a homecoming on two fronts at the Dome on Saturday night as Mike Cammalleri was hoping to help the Flames push towards a playoff spot, while on the other bench Darryl Sutter has been doing a great job doing just that for the LA Kings. In fact, after the Kings beat the Flames, their record since the former Flames almighty leader took over was an impressive 7-1-4, and even though...

Eric Engels: Earning Respect from your Teammates Depends on Sacrifice

Picked up Theoren Fleury's book Playing with Fire and ripped through half of it last night. Mixed in with his life story--a turbulent, sad, inspiring and insightful tale--was a window into the life of an emerging, untapped, enthusiastic talent infiltrating a veteran-laden locker room, and what it meant to gain respect at that level. Fleury, a fearless spark-plug, emerged...

Cammalleri, Other Wingers Pick Up Scoring Pace

Once upon a time Mike Cammalleri was a 39-goal scorer in the NHL. He will try to regain that form in Calgary after arriving from Montreal in a trade.His goal totals have plunged to 26 and 19 the past two seasons. In his first 35 games this season he scored just nine goals and added just 13 assists. Before his trade to the Flames, he picked up his pace with 11 points during a 15-game...

Shaune Vetter: A Tough Loss In The Shark Tank

Last night the Calgary Flames went head-to-head against one of the premier teams in the Western Conference and battled them to a stalemate through 3 periods and an overtime session only to fall in the shootout as neither Mike Cammalleri, nor Jarome Iginla was able to score during the showdown while Michal Handzus and Brent Burns were able to score for the Sharks. Just as an aside...

Flames-Sharks Preview

Before losing this weekend, the Calgary Flames were nearly flawless at home for much of the past two months. It's been quite the opposite away from there. The Flames' chances of avoiding their longest road losing streak in nearly five years don't appear promising as they'll visit the San Jose Sharks on Tuesday night. Calgary (21-20-5) had earned a point in 11 straight...

Sharks come back to beat Flames in the shootout

AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez The San Jose Sharks capitalized on two of three shootout attempts to seal a come-from-behind, 2-1 win over the Calgary Flames tonight. Both Michael Handzus and Brent Burns beat Miikka Kiprusoff, while Antti Niemi stopped Jarome Iginla and Michael Cammalleri in the shootout. After a scoreless first period, Chris Butler finally found the back of the net...

San Jose Sharks vs. Calgary Flames

SHARKS VS. CALGARYFaceoff: 7:30 p.m. at HP PavilionTV/Radio: CSNCA, 98.5, 102.1, 92Flames update: LW Mike Cammalleri is getting his second stint with Calgary after being traded from Montreal midway through a game.

Calgary Flames (21-20-5) at San Jose Sharks (25-12-5), 10:30 p.m. (ET)

After having a sizeable home winning streak halted over the weekend, the Calgary Flames will try to win for the first time in six road contests this evening as they take on the Pacific Division-leading San Jose Sharks.
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