Calgary, AB - Calgary Flames General Manager Darryl Sutter announced today that the Flames have assigned forward Eric Godard and defenseman Brad Ference to Omaha (AHL).
The Flames opening day roster consists of the following 23 players:
Goaltenders (2): Miikka Kiprusoff, Jamie McLennan
Defensemen (7): Andrew Ference, Mark Giordano, Roman Hamrlik, Dion Phaneuf, Robyn Regehr, Rhett Warrener, Andrei Zyuzin
Forwards (14): Tony Amonte, Jeff Friesen, Kristian Huselius, Jarome Iginla, Chuck Kobasew, Daymond Langkow, Matthew Lombardi, Jamie Lundmark, Darren McCarty, Marcus Nilson, Eric Nystrom, Bryon Ritchie, Alex Tanguay, Stephane Yelle
The Calgary Flames open the 2006-07 regular season with “The Battle of Alberta.” On Thursday, October, 5th, the Flames travel to Edmonton to face the Oilers at Rexall Place, game time is 8pm (MT).
The Flames first home game is Saturday, October 7th at the Pengrowth Saddledome at 8pm (MT) in the return game against the Edmonton Oilers.