The Flames and Jets finally found out when they'll be playing hockey for real again. The NHL released the dates for the two teams yesterday, as well as, the entire first round. Here's what it looks like for Calgary and Winnipeg:
August 1: Game 1
August 3: Game 2
August 4: Game 3
August 6: Game 4 (if necessary)
August 8: Game 5 (if necessary)
All games in the Western Conference will be played in Edmonton and times and viewing options will be released soon.
Calgary and Winnipeg only met once this season, that being at the Heritage Classic back on October 26 with the Jets winning 2-1 in OT. The Flames hold a 17-14-1 edge over the Jets since they returned to the NHL.