1 week Flames’ depth about to be tested with Monahan sidelined Sportsnet
CALGARY – The Calgary Flames’ depth is about to be tested. So are Bill Peters’ juggling skills. On a night in which Matthew Tkachuk spearheaded the offence with a remarkable five-point binge, Sean Monahan dominated the chatter with an injury that opened a significant hole in the lineup. The Flames’ top centre left Friday’s win over the Rangers after playing nine minutes in the first period. It wasn’t preceded by a hellacious hit or an obvious tweak, he simply didn’t return for the second period. Bill Peters said after the game Monahan suffered from an illness similar to the one ... more