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Heat Sign Three to AHL Deals

The Stockton Heat, proudly owned by the NHL’s Calgary Flames, sign forward Mitchell Heard, defenseman Dustin Stevenson and former Stockton Thunder goaltender Kent Simpson to AHL contracts.

Gallery from Flames Development Camp

The Flames hosted the Development Camp last week in Calgary featuring all of the Stockton Heat coaching staff and many top, young prospects for the organization. Take a look at the photos courtesy of Rob McMorris!

Board of Governors approves changes for 15-16

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. … The American Hockey League’s Board of Governors has concluded its 2015 Annual Meeting, held this week at Hilton Head Island, S.C. Chaired by AHL President and CEO David Andrews, the four days of meetings, which concluded Thursday, saw the approval by the Board of the following items to be implemented beginning in 2015-16: Playing […]

Franchise, Top Affiliates and Team: Know the Difference

Time for another educational post from the Media Relations Department! We here in the department (so myself and my intern Dustin) are busy at work creating a Media Guide from scratch.  Many of you may not know what that is, or even care to know…truth be told it’s very geeky, but we are, in fact, […]

Aging Out Could Mean Big Time Prospects in Stockton

by Dustin Cowell As the AHL affiliate to the NHL’s Calgary Flames, Stockton Heat fans are sure to see countless high-end prospects hit the ice at Stockton Arena. With the offseason upon us, we thought it would be a good idea to begin profiling some of the players that may hit the ice for the […]

Heat Reveal Guaranteed Home Dates

Stockton, Calif. – The Stockton Heat, proudly owned by the NHL’s Calgary Flames, announce five additional guaranteed home dates to occur at Stockton Arena including November 7, January 2, January 23, February 20 and March 12, all Saturday game dates. November 7 will be a part of the Heat’s new breast cancer awareness event, Hot […]

Flames Sign Derek Grant to a One-Year, Two-Way Contract

Stockton, Calif. – The Calgary Flames announced today that they have signed forward Derek Grant to a one-year, two-way contract. Grant, a native of Abbotsford, BC, was originally drafted in the fourth round (119th overall) in the 2008 NHL Draft by Ottawa. In 2014-15, Grant played 73 games for the Binghamton Senators of the AHL […]

Flames Name Pittis Heat Assistant

Stockton, Calif. – The Calgary Flames announced today that they have named Flames Skills Coach Domenic Pittis as an Assistant Coach with the Stockton Heat. Pittis had previously served as the Flames Skills and Development Coach since the 2013-14 season.  The longtime NHL forward will begin his first season as an Assistant Coach with the […]

Calgary Extends Qualifying Offers to Twelve Players

Calgary, AB – The Calgary Flames announced today that the following twelve players have received qualifying offers from the club: Lance Bouma Dougie Hamilton Drew Shore David Wolf Josh Jooris Micheal Ferland Bryce Van Brabant Ken Agostino Paul Byron Max Reinhart Bill Arnold Turner Elson The following players did not receive qualifying offers: Sena Acolatse […]