Found December 16, 2011 on
PLAYERS: Leland Irving
TEAMS: Calgary Flames
Tweet A MILESTONE EVENING Netminder Leland Irving made his NHL debut on Friday night and it was quite the showing. While he appeared to be a tad nervous in the opening minutes, he had an extremely strong outing on...

Flames heating up, ‘finding their way’

On the strength of regular offensive production from their big guns, the Calgary Flames are starting to win games with more consistency in recent weeks. Though there’s a long way to go in the season, the team feels like they are headed in the right direction.Just three weeks ago, the Flames were 8-12-1 in their first 21 games and seemed complacent with zero identity. Ever since...

Bolts stick together, look to down the Flames

Tune into Sun Sports at 7 p.m. to watch the Tampa Bay Lightning take on the Calgary Flames! NHL Lightning territory. Getting outplayed on both ends of the ice, the Tampa Bay Lightning find themselves in the midst of another ugly slump. Hoping to avoid an eighth loss in nine games, the Lightning host a Calgary Flames team looking to pick up its play away from home during a road...

Flicker the Flaming Horse

As the Flames march down the trail of indifference, it’s nice to know they have the ability to be “in” every game. The Flames showed a little spunk tonight with a come from behind 5-4 overtime loss against the very pedestrian T.B. Lightning. The effort included Jarome’s 496th career snipe as well as Matt Stajan’s 1st of the year. Oh indeed the Dion Phaneuf trade continues...

Calgary Flames look for Florida split

After clawing back from a 2-goal, third period deficit to tie the game in Tampa last night, the Flames ended up losing on a Steven Stamkos goal thirty seconds into overtime. They will be looking to add to their road trip point total tonight against the surprisingly good Florida Panthers. The Flames haven’t had the [...]

Tampa Bay Lightning beats Calgary Flames 5-4 in overtime

The overtime goal comes after the Flames rally from a 4-2 deficit.

Calgary Flames (14-14-3) at Florida Panthers (16-9-6), 7:30 p.m. (ET)

Playing beyond regulation has been an issue for the Southeast Division-leading Panthers this season. Florida hopes to handle Calgary in 60 minutes and avoid a season-high fourth straight loss this evening with just its second home victory over the Flames since 1995.

Calgary Flames (14-14-2) at Tampa Bay Lightning (12-16-2), 7:30 p.m. (ET)

If the slumping Tampa Bay Lightning need any motivation for tonight's meeting with the Calgary Flames, there is probably a tape of a certain 2004 celebration lying around somewhere in the St. Pete Times Forum that could provide a bit of a spark.
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