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Brent Sutter: The Bell Tolls

Three seasons and no playoffs.
Is Brent Sutter's time up in Calgary?
I'm afraid so.

Flames Shut out by Kings: Golf Season Awaits

The Flames decided it best not to show up in the most crucial game of the season.

So be it. The 2012 NHL Playoffs will begin in 2 weeks and the Flames will, once again, not be apart of it.

Sigh

Newman talks the Flames on CBC

Had the opportunity to be interviewed on CBC Radio this afternoon regarding the Flames current playoff surge.

Will they or wont they?

Have a listen!

Flames Win: Hope Lingers for Playoffs

Hope is still alive as the Flames squeezed out a win on Monday night with a 5-4 win over the Dallas Stars.

Two points back and five games to go with four games at home and two of those games against teams you are chasing.

There is still a chance. Slim. But still a chance.

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Flames Lose Fifth Straight: Season Over

The Calgary Flames lost their fifth game in a row on Saturday afternoon in Dallas 4-1.

The season is all but over.

What's the problem though and why did they go on this slide?

In my opinion, it's a losing mentality that's ingrained in the dressing room starting with the coach.

Game Preview: Flames vs Phoenix Coyotes

It doesn’t get any closer than it is now in the Western Conference. Even with the Flames huge overtime victory against the Sharks on Tuesday, the Flames stayed in 10th place, in a three way tie for 9th place with the Sharks and the Los Angeles Kings. The Coyotes come into Calgary for the 4th and final meeting against the Flames after a big 5-4 victory over the Canucks last night in Vancouver. Since these two teams last met on Mar. 1st, the teams have once again gone in the opposite direction. At the time, Phoenix was coming off an unbelievable month of February where they went 11-0-1, while the Flames were on a 4-game losing streak. Since then, the Flames used that victory to go on their current 5-1-1 streak, while the Coyotes won just their second game in their past 8 last night in Vancouver. The two teams now sit just 3 points apart heading into this crucial four-point game.

Ragin' Stajan: Flames sink Sharks in OT

Matt Stajan provided the heroics for the Calgary Flames on Tuesday night potting the game winner 4:20 into the extra frame.

It was the 4th win in a row for the Flames who now sit in a tie for 8th with three other teams.

Flames Call on Sven Baertschi

The Flames have re-called Sven Baertschi from the WHL's Portland Winterhawks.

A move fans have been eagerly waiting for since the Flames drafted him back in 2011.

Game Preview: Flames vs Phoenix Coyotes

When hot meets cold something has to give, that is the case tonight as the struggling Flames head into Phoenix to face the red-hot Coyotes. This is the third of four meetings between the clubs, with Phoenix taking the first two games including a 4-3 SO victory last Thursday at the Dome. The Flames squandered a 2-0 first period lead and lost their second of their current 4-game skid. The Coyotes probably don’t want February to end as they went a remarkable 11-0-1 and jumped from 12th in the West to 3rd and leading the Pacific Division. Tonight’s game in Phoenix, kicks-off a mini 2-game road trip for the Flames as they will head into Anaheim tomorrow night. The Flames will also look to snap their current 6-game losing streak against the Coyotes.

Game Preview: Flames vs St. Louis Blues

The Flames and Blues head into the dome tonight for a game probably not many fans have had their mind on all day. Both the Flames and Blues decided to stay pat, as neither one made a single trade today. Regardless there is a game to be played and more importantly two points on the line. The Blues have been one of the surprises this season, not the fact that they are in the playoff race but more of the fact that the Blues are competing with the Red Wings for the Central Division crown as they sit just two points back. The Flames on the other hand are trying to just prove that they are a playoff team as they are currently on a 3 game skid and sit 3 points back of the 8th place Dallas Stars.