Sean Monahan expresses optimism towards his team.
Calgary Flames goal-tender Karri Ramo will be out for a while
Minnesota’s Zach Parise, Toronto’s Phil Kessel and Calgary’s Mikael Backlund have been named the NHL’s three stars of the week.
Yesterday, all signs pointed to Mike Cammalleri returning from an eight-game absence due to a concussion — but today, the Flames reversed course and said Cammalleri wouldn’t play tonight when they host San Jose at the Saddledome
The NHL suspended Vancouver coach John Tortorella after a Monday night brawl with the Flames.
John Tortorella seems to be up to his old ways. The oft controversial head coach of the Vancouver Canucks is back in the news after the league handed him a 15 day ban from the team for his actions
The Tampa Bay Lightning defeated the Calgary Flames by a final score of 2-0 for their fifth consecutive road victory. The Bolts record improves to 25-12-4 while the loss drops the Flames to 14-21-6.
Ondrej Palat Continues Rookie Scoring Against Flames Ondrej Palat scored on a wrist shot for his seventh goal of the season. The goal was assisted by Teddy Purcell (15) and Mark Barberio (4).
The Bolts are 15-1-1 when scoring first while the Flames are 7-15-4 when the opposition scores first.
The Lightning and Flames skated to a scoreless first period with each team killing off a power play. The difference in the game so far has been the play of Flames goalie Karri Ramo.