Tuukka Rask Stops Sven Baertschi’s Backhander From Dot to Earn DCU Save of the Game Honors

The Bruins did a mighty fine job of hanging onto the puck during the third period of Tuesday’s night game, but when they did turn the puck over in their own zone, Tuukka Rask was there to save the day. The B’s goaltender allowed only one goal on the night as his teammates staged a third-period rally to come from behind and win 2-1, in large part due to a tough stop Rask made...
December 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Flames want young sniper Sven Baertschi to shoot more

Shoot, Sven! That’s been a common theme in the Calgary Flames’ video sessions, with the coaching staff encouraging snakebitten left-winger Sven Baertschi to put more pucks on net. “I had a few opportunities last game where I made the wrong decision. I had second thoughts,” Baertschi said after Saturday’s morning skate at the Saddledome. “I had the 3-on-1, the 3-on...
Via Pro Sports Daily
November 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Baertschi rattled by benching

From 13th-overall pick to 13th forward. That’s the curious case of left-winger Sven Baertschi, who is one of the most talented youngsters in the Calgary Flames’ organization but isn’t doing enough to impress his boss, Bob Hartley, and was a healthy scratch for the second straight outing — and third time this season — in Thursday’s 3-2 loss to the St. Louis Blues at Scottrade...
Via Pro Sports Daily
November 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Here's hoping Baertschi responds properly to comments from Burke

In all likelihood Brian Burke’s intent was a kick in pants for Sven Baertschi. Nothing more. Ya it sure makes you wonder what it will be to see what a real lambasting looks like from the Calgary Flames president of hockey operations after he somewhat unloaded Monday but rest assured Burke truly wants the club’s 2011 first-round draft choice to blossom into a star for the team...
Via Pro Sports Daily
October 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Colin Dambrauskas: Calgary Flames Upset with Baertschi...Comments Warranted?

Follow Colin on Twitter!: @ColinDJD The Calgary Flames GM Jay Feaster and President of Hockey Operations Brian Burke met yesterday with the media to discuss the upcoming season, last minute cuts to their roster, and any other questions reporters fielded. With those questions, came a few inquiries about the status of a higher profiled Flames player; Sven Baertschi. Most questions...
Via HockeyBuzz
October 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Colin Dambrauskas: Sven Baertschi May Return Against the Wild...Cervenka to Sit?

Follow me on Twitter for updates and discussions: @ColinDJD __________________________________________________________________ Just a few quick updates and discussions… As we come into the weekend, the Flames are making minor changes to their roster as they prepare for their next match up against the Minnesota Wild. Sven Baertschi appears to be close to game ready as...
Via HockeyBuzz
February 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Fantasy Hockey: Rookie Sven Baertschi makes the Flames

Calgary Flames coach Bob Hartley has a long history of tossing rookies right into the mix to learn on the fly, and his use of left-wing rookie Sven Baertschi early this season will be no exception. Hartley told Baertschi Thursday that he has made the team, according to the Calgary Sun's Wes Gilbertson.“He was happy this morning when I told him ‘You’re an NHL player.’...
Via Hockey Fan Land
January 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Rookie Baertschi to make debut for Flames

Highly touted rookie Sven Baertschi will make his NHL debut with the Calgary Flames on Friday night. The Flames summoned Baertschi on emergency recall from Portland of the Western Hockey League. The 19-year-old Swiss standout was the 13th overall pick in last year's draft and had not been expected to play in the NHL until next season, but the Flames have been riddled with injuries...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Sven Baertschi to Zee Rescue?

The desperate disease requires a dangerous remedy- Guy Fawkes, 1605. Please be careful when attributing this quote as some may say you have a potty mouth. The Flaming C have recalled the exciting Sven Baertschi from Portland on an emergency basis. Tim Jackman is the most recent fallen warrior as he sustained a malady against les Habitants Tuesday night. Calgary held on to a 5-4 victory...
Via Kukla's Korner
March 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Baertschi Soaks It In

Tweet CALGARY, AB -- Although Flames nation may have missed out on watching Team Switzerland’s Sven Baertschi in a majority of world junior action, his positive demeanor about an ill-timed injury speaks volumes about ...
January 04, 2012  |  Discuss

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