Red Wings’ Brendan Shanahan destroys Jarome Iginla’s face (VIDEO)

The Detroit Red Wings and Calgary Flames aren’t exactly historical rivals, but they both featured players who knew how to rough it up and drop the gloves! We’re throwing it back to January of 2001 at Calgary’s Penngrowth Saddledome, when Red Wings forward Brendan Shanahan threw down with Calgary future captain Jarome Iginla, who needed … Read more

Akim Aliu says former Red Wings assistant Bill Peters deserves a second chance

Former Detroit Red Wings assistant coach Bill Peters resigned as head coach of the Calgary Flames late last year after reports surfaced of past racial insensitivity towards a former player. Embed from Getty Images Nigerian-born defenseman Akim Aliu alleged that Peters used racial slurs against him when the two were with the AHL’s Rockford Ice … Read more

Hockey Insider: Former Red Wings assistant coach Bill Peters to be fired by Flames

It’s been an eye-raising saga since some disturbing allegations were brought against former Detroit Red Wings assistant and current Calgary Flames head coach Bill Peters last week. Former NHL player Akim Aliu tweeted Monday that Peters directed racial slurs toward him when both were with the American Hockey League’s Rockford IceHogs, the Chicago Blackhawks’ top … Read more

Updated Report: Former Detroit Red Wings assistant Bill Peters has not been fired by Flames

UPDATE: According to a new report, Flames GM Brad Treliving says Bill Peters has not been fired, the investigation is ongoing. UPDATE: @NHLFlames GM Brad Treliving says Bill Peters has not been fired, the investigation is ongoing. — Sportsnet (@Sportsnet) November 26, 2019 From earlier: According to reports, the Calgary Flames have fired head coach … Read more