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17 - 08 06 2017
Aug 5 • 92 min
It’s that time of the summer where I update my rankings and release a new list of the Top 20 Calgary Flames prospects. Joining me as we walk through the list beginning with the honourable mentions and winding towards No. 1 is Aaron Vickers, Calgary…
16 - 07 29 2017
Jul 29 • 86 min
The summer podcast series continues with PostMedia’s Kristen Odland joining in to talk about the Calgary Flames off-season. We assess the GM’s moves made so far, look ahead to what the opening night roster might look like, debate if the Flames are legit…
15 - 07 16 2017
Jul 16 • 85 min
Fresh on the heels of the Flames 2017 Development Camp, Sportsnet 960’s Rob Kerr joined Darren Haynes as co-host where the talk was all about Calgary’s prospects. Topics included Spencer Foo, Emile Poirier and we went over the depth charts at forward,…
14 - 06 19 2017
Jun 19 • 83 min
For a look-ahead to the 2017 NHL Draft as well as a discussion of other Flames off-season topics, I’m joined by Aaron Vickers of NHL.com and draft publication Future Considerations. Topics include how their rankings come together, how the top of the draft…
13 - 03 19 2017
Mar 19 • 66 min
With the Flames on a roll, 12-1-1 in their last 14, PostMedia beat writer Wes Gilbertson is my guest as we talk about how Calgary got to where they are today — the roller-coaster ride it has been — who have been the surprises so far and who could still…
12 - 02 11 2017
Feb 11 • 86 min
Just back from chasing the Flames across New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania, and with Calgary on its bye week, PostMedia’s Kristen Odland is my guest. In addition to tales from the road trip, we discuss Dennis Wideman, the looming trade deadline, how…
11 - 01 30 2017
Jan 30 • 71 min
Flames radio colour commentator Peter Loubardias stopped by as my guest and we dug into a variety of topics including first-year coach Glen Gulutzan and what we’ve learned so far, the struggles of Sam Bennett and Johnny Gaudreau, could tiny prospect…
10 - 12 22 2016
Dec 22, 2016 • 83 min
Stopping by to talk about Calgary’s prospects at the World Juniors is Aaron Vickers from NHL.com, who is also the brains behind prospect website/publication Future Considerations. Tapping into Aaron’s expertise, we also re-visited the last few NHL drafts…
9 - 12 05 2016
Dec 5, 2016 • 70 min
TSN Calgary correspondent Jermain Franklin joins host Darren Haynes to talk about life working for The Sports Network, the latest goings-on with the Calgary Flames including Chad Johnson, the team’s recent resurgence, as well as surprises and…
8 - 11 12 2016
Nov 11, 2016 • 64 min
Postmedia Flames beat writer Wes Gilbertson stops in to chat with Darren Haynes about a season that continues to be a disappointment for the Calgary Flames. Topics include the heat on coach Glen Gulutzan, the struggling special teams, the Nicklas…
7 - 10 30 2016
Oct 28, 2016 • 61 min
Postmedia Flames beat writer Kristen Odland joins host Darren Haynes in a recap of all things Calgary Flames. Nearing the three-week mark of the regular season, it’s been a roller-coaster season so far. Topics we get after include Glen Gulutzan’s unique…
6 - 09 21 2016
Sep 21, 2016 • 58 min
Come for the content, stay despite the audio quality (due to technical difficulties). On location in Penticton, Ryan Leslie stopped in to join Darren Haynes in a discussion about Flames prospects. We get in-depth on Matthew Tkachuk, not just what we saw…
5 - 08 28 2016
Aug 28, 2016 • 68 min
Longtime PostMedia Flames beat writer — turned columnist — Scott Cruickshank joins Darren Haynes as co-host. He talks about life on the road when you’re covering the team full-time. We also discuss the Sean Monahan signing and the two-decade void he…
4 - 08 14 2016
Aug 12, 2016 • 90 min
In episode 4, Ryan Leslie from Flames TV joins me. He talks about his unique vantage point on the team. We also debate other topics including who will play RW on the top line, who might benefit the most from the new coach and vice versa, what is the one…
3 - 08 05 2016
Aug 1, 2016 • 94 min
In episode 3, Rob Kerr and I tackle a number of Flames off-season topics including why Gaudreau and Monahan remain unsigned, what would a Flyers trade proposal for Gaudreau look like, expansion, conflicting opinions on my top 20 Flames prospects and the…
2 - 07 19 2016
Jul 18, 2016 • 88 min
While it may only be July, co-hosts Darren Haynes and Rob Kerr contemplate what the Flames line-up will look like come Oct. 12 when Calgary opens the regular season in Edmonton. Disagree all you want with our thought process, surely you’ll agree that the…
1 - 07 11 2016
Jul 9, 2016 • 48 min
In the pilot episode and with no real technology at my fingertips, I fired out a solo podcast in which I recapped Flames development camp. Don’t worry, the audio does get better in future episodes.