Steve Begin

Height: 6' 0"
Weight: 192
Birth Place: Trois-Rivieres, Quebec
Draft: 1996 2nd round (40th pick) by the
Shoots: L
  • Flames re-sign RFA goalies Gillies and Rittich
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    Flames re-sign RFA goalies Gillies and Rittich

    The Calgary Flames have re-signed goalies Jon Gillies and David Rittich to one-year, two-way contracts, the club announced Saturday. Both spent the majority of last season in the American Hockey League, but did get in some game action with the big club in Calgary.

  • Why You Should Be a Flames Fan
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    Why You Should Be a Flames Fan

    New to hockey and looking for a team to root for? Is your current team letting you down? Well search no further, the Flames are here to fulfill all of your hockey needs. HISTORY AND RIVALRY are important aspects of any lovable hockey franchise, and the Flames sure do have a lot of both. The Flames began as the Atlanta Flames in 1972, but moved to Calgary, Alberta, Canada in 1980. The Flames of the 1980’s produced legends such as Joe Mullen, Al MacInnis, and Doug Gilmour, as well as a Stanley Cup win in 1989. The Flames aren’t the only hockey powerhouse in Alberta, the Edmonton Oilers play only 3 hours away at Rogers Place. These two teams have generated a fierce rivalry, dubbed the Battle of