How to watch the Calgary Flames

As members of the Pacific Division, the Calgary Flames are the third NHL franchise based in the city of Calgary. Originally, they were the Atlanta Flames when they were founded in 1972, but they relocated to 1980 and they currently play their home games at the Scotiabank Saddledome. With one Stanley Cup Finals victory in 1989, the Flames look to get red hot en route to their second title during the upcoming season.

You can find out how to watch Calgary Flames games, below.

What channels show the Calgary Flames games?

NHL Network is the only national network that broadcasts a lot of Calgary Flames games. But most Flames games are found on Canadian regional sports network, Sportsnet One for those who live in-market, but fans in the US can watch their games live with a subscription to ESPN+. For $10.99 per month or $109.99 per you, NHL fans can watch live out-of-market games throughout the NHL season.

ESPN, TNT, and TBS also air nationally televised Flames games.

Streaming the Calgary Flames live without cable

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How to watch the Calgary Flames on DIRECTV STREAM

ESPN, NHL Network, TNT and TBS are included with the Ultimate package from DIRECTV STREAM. You can watch live Flames games and over 140 channels for $99.99 per month. Plus, record everything with unlimited Cloud DVR space and enjoy every STARZ ENCORE channel. For 3 months, you can stream HBO Max, STARZ, EPIX (now MGM+), Cinemax for free.

You can try DIRECTV STREAM for free for 5 days.

How to watch the Calgary Flames on Fubo

Watch nationally televised Flames games on ESPN and NHL Network with Fubo. The Pro Plan includes ESPN, ESPN2, ABC, TNT as part of a lineup of over 140 channels for only $74.99 per month. With 1000 hours of Cloud DVR space, you can watch and record your favorite moments of the NHL season.

Add NHL Network with the Fubo Extra add-on for only $7.99 per month.

Try Fubo for free for 7 days.

Check out our review on fuboTV for more information.

How to Watch the Calgary Flames on Hulu + Live TV

The best way to watch Flames games live is with Hulu + Live TV. Watch all of their national games on TNT, TBS, and the ESPN family networks as part of a lineup that features over 85 channels. Hulu doesn’t include NHL Network. Plus, watch the NHL on Hulu, out-of-market games on ESPN+, and classic and hit shows and movies on Disney+, as part of the Disney Bundle. Rewatch your favorite games and shows for up to 9 months with unlimited DVR storage.

Check out our review on Hulu + Live TV for more information.

How to Watch the Calgary Flames on YouTube TV

  • Price: $72.99/mo.
  • Free Trial: Varies
  • DVR hours: Unlimited

NHL Network isn’t carried on YouTube TV but fans can watch live Senators games on TNT, ABC, ESPN, TBS, and over 1000 channels. The service includes unlimited DVR storage and the ability to share up to 6 accounts for only $72.99 per month.

Sign up for YouTube TV

How to watch the Calgary Flames on Sling TV

Sling TV‘s live streaming service is split into two base plans — Sling TV Blue and Sling TV Orange, which both cost $40/mo. Sling TV comes with 50 hours of Cloud DVR recording space. Sling TV Blue offers 3 simultaneous streams, but Sling TV Orange only includes 1. Combining the two plans in Sling TV Blue + Orange costs $55/mo. and provides 4 simultaneous streams.

Sling TV Blue is typically the most affordable option for sports fans as it includes TBS, and TNT; however, ESPN is available with its Sling Orange and Sling Orange + Blue plans. Sling TV subscribers can watch NHL Network by adding the Sports Extra add-on to their subscription for an extra $10/mo.

Overall, for $65 per month, you can watch ABC (in select markets), ESPN, TNT, TBS, and NHL Network with the Sling Orange & Blue plan with the Sports Extra add-on, which gives you maximum coverage of nationally televised hockey games.

Sign up for Sling TV

Check out our review on Sling TV for more information.

How to Watch Calgary Flames Games on ESPN+

ESPN+ is the home of out-of-market NHL games. The service streams hundreds of NHL games live for only $10.99 per month or $109.99 per year. Fans who do not live in-market can watch the Calgary Flames and any other out-of-market team, plus thousands of hours of live sports.

Sign up for ESPN+

How to Watch the Calgary Flames Live on Max

Max subscribers can stream the simulcast of any NHL game on TNT or TBS with the B/R Sports add-on. A base Max subscription is required and for an additional $9.99 per month, you can stream live sports from the NHL, NBA, MLB, March Madness, and USA Soccer.

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