Hot Coals

Daily Flames, NHL, and general clippings

Harvey's Redemption

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This video confirms my decision to root for the Flames. It will make you proud of this organization, and it's worth the five minutes.

Dennis Wideman, Ranger?

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Dennis Wideman is a Calgary Flame, being paid like a Calgary Flame. So why does it look like he's got a fling with the Rangers? Only Matchsticks and Gasoline has the answer!

August 17th Notes and Weekend Open Thread

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News and Notes for Friday August 17th, plus your Weekend Open Thread!

Flames Name Martin Gelinas as Assistant Coach

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Gelinas returns to Calgary with an expanded resume of experience from the Predator's hockey operations.

Bob Hartley named Coach

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Bob Hartley is named coach of the Flames

Hot Coals - Flames news

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The Flames Hot Coals

Roman Cervenka Links

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Roman Cervenka Interview and Links

Hot Coals for Thurs

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An irrelevant Flames link to start your day. Does anything whisper Canada more than this. Untouched ice, hockey, mountains, the clicking of sticks on ice and a little French for good measure. B...

Hot Coals for Thurs

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Hot Coals for Thurs and M&G's take on realignment gets picked up by Newsy - a on-line video news service.

Tuesday's Hot Coals and the Role of Leland Irving

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During Jay Feaster's now infamous 'blogger in the basement in his underwear' media scrum, he made it clear that the mandate for the team continues to be the playoffs. You'll find the fan base a...

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Friday's Hot Coals

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Flames News - Cory Sarich requests a trade and other tidbits.

Thursdays Hot Coals - The Deju Vu Flames

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Deju Vu Flames and Hot Coals

Wednesday's Hot Coals

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First a few thoughts about last night's abortion of a game. Seriously...what a horrible game to watch. Even worse then usual with these two teams. -The PP is now 2 for 34 at home. That's basically...

Tuesday's Hot Coals: End of the Homestand

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Tonight marks the end of the Flames longest homestand of the season.  And, despite the modest two-game win streak and the slight eminence of positivity throughout Flames Nation - I'd say the only...

Monday's Late Hot Coals: Is it OK for teams to limit player access?

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It's no secret that Flyers goalie Ilya Bryzgalov has been struggling this season; he certainly hasn't been shy about it, talking at length with reporters about his poor play after Philly's loss to...

Hot Coals for Thurs

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Hot Coals and daily links for the Flames

Wednesday's Hot Coals

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I'm finding it hard to be angry about anything hockey-related lately. When Feaster does do something stupid, though, I'm liable to have my biggest fit yet. Just warning you. Justin: the Flames...

Tuesday's Hot Coals: Prospect Edition

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I was looking forward to tonight's Calgary Hitmen game for some time.  The Portland Winterhawks are in town for the first time in a couple years and I was pumped to watch the Flames top prospect,...

Hot Coals & the Trade Bork Competition

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Can you trade Rene Bourque in a fair and balanced manner?

Wednesday's Hot Coals

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Some notes from last night. Links after the Jump. -Taking a brief glance at the Corsi from last night, it's safe to say the top line had a much better game. To my eye, they were mostly on the ice...

Tuesday's Hot Coals: BoA and the Unoriginal Edmonton Media

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I think everyone remembers the first installment of the Battle of Alberta last year as it featured Jordan Eberle's 1st Career NHL goal - and a shorty at that. A goal that was considered one of the...

Monday's Hot Coals: Are the Flames Officially "That Team?"

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Ah, the many pleasures of being a mediocre team.  When people like the Ottawa Sun's Bruce Garrioch start spewing trade proposals and thinking that they know what's best for the local squad, you...

Wednesday's Hot Coals

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I just had my first midterm. I can safely say that I got at least 3 of the 30 questions right. I'm currently enjoying a chai latte as my reward. That test is likely the only productive thing I will...

Tuesday's Hot Coals: Flames 0-2 Start Surprises... Some

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Seems a bit early for the city of Calgary to be hitting the panic button, but an 0-2 start will do that. Problem is, I'm not exactly sure what everyone was expecting. The team was flat to end last...

Friday's Hot Coals: I Know A Guy Who Looks Exactly Like Marc-Andre Fleury

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A morning recap of yesterday's articles and action

Hot Coals Returns

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Hot Coals Links and some Oiler trash talk

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