Flames blazing a trail to playoffs
The last time the Flames won 10 in a row was way back in the fall of 1978 when the franchise was still in Atlanta and Bob MacMillan, Guy Chouinard, Eric Vail, Tom Lysiak, Willi Plett and Red Laurence took care of business. The last time the Flames ...
Elliott hot in goal as Flames blanks Jets
Elliott hot in goal as Flames blanks Jets. WINNIPEG, Manitoba -- The Calgary Flames channelled the ghosts of Tom Lysiak, Willi Plett and Guy Chouinard as they posted their ninth consecutive victory on Saturday night, a 3-1 win over the Winnipeg Jets.
Calgary Flames unveil retro third jersey for 2016/17 NHL season
Remember the days of Willi Plett? Paul Reinhart? Joey Mullen? Of course you do! It's go time for the Calgary Flames and to get fans into the action, the NHL club has introduced new third jerseys that take us straight back to the 80s. The Flames will ...
Ecclestone's Timothy John's: 'It was the place to hang'
But it was the Flames players that made the place rock, a group which included Eric Vail, a hard-shooting winger, Tom Lysiak, the team center captain, and Willi Plett, the club's bad boy. Ecclestone still plays golf with Vail and Plett, both regulars ...