It was a dandy debut. In his first outing for the Calgary Flames, Jon Gillies delivered 28 saves. He earned the victory. He was saluted as first star of the evening. And now, the 23-year-old netminder waits for his encore opportunity. “It worked out that I only got one opportunity to prove myself last year, […]
Calgary Flames star Johnny Gaudreau probably should have selected his words more carefully. But there was a lot more to Gaudreau’s interview Friday with a Philadelphia sports radio show than what you likely read on the headlines — his comment that “it would be sweet” to someday skate for the Flyers, not far across the […]
Garnet Hathaway has been treated to a couple of appetizer-sized portions — a 14-game NHL look-see with the Calgary Flames two years back followed by a 26-game stint in the big leagues last season. What the rugged right-winger is hungry for now is the full-meal deal. “It just gets that taste in your mouth that […]
PENTICTON — Brendan Gaunce went to the Canadian national junior camp in Lake Placid, N.Y., in early August, the get-together which prepares the national team for the traditional world junior hockey tournament around Christmas time. Judging by the fact he had four points in two exhibition games on the big international ice surface, you would think Gaunce...
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