Dennis Wideman D CGY 10 Months

Dennis Wideman is expected to miss six to eight weeks with a broken hand.

He was placed on injured reserve by the Flames on Thursday. Wideman saw 21:00 of ice time against Chicago on Wednesday night. He has 12 points and a minus-6 rating in 24 games this campaign. Wideman also takes plenty of shots and he plays a rugged game that Calgary will miss. He leads the team with 26:14 of average ice time per contest.

Dennis Wideman D CGY 10 Months

Dennis Wideman potted his second goal of the season Saturday in a 4-2 loss to the lowly Edmonton Oilers.

Wideman has 12 points this season and is a good two-three blueliner in most deeper leagues. His plus/minus will take a hit in Calgary as they are likely a bottom three NHL team this season but he will perform well on the power play and should get 45-50 points if he can stay healthy.

Dennis Wideman D CGY 11 Months

Dennis Wideman had two assists Saturday in the win over Washington.

Wideman played an amazing 29:17 minutes in the win. He now has a goal and seven points in 11 games with a plus-three rating. He should be on someone's roster in all but the shallowest of pools.

Dennis Wideman D CGY 11 Months

Dennis Wideman ranks second in the NHL with an average of 27:46 minutes per game.

Wideman has a goal and three points in five games this season. "He's been definitely one of our best players," Flames head coach Bob Hartley said. "His experience, also his presence in the locker room, here's a guy that knows the game very well. He's taking care of his partners. He's taking care of the kids on the team. He's an offensive defensemen, but I think what we're forgetting to talk about is the way he's really committed to the game and three zones." He won't maintain his current minutes per game pace, but he will continue to log plenty of ice time.

Dennis Wideman D CGY 11 Months

Dennis Wideman had a goal and an assist in a Flames' 3-2 victory over the Devils Friday night.

The defenseman scored his first goal of the season and it was a power play goal in the second period. Mark Giordano also scored a goal and assisted a goal while rookie Sean Monahan scored the winning goal for the Flames in the third period.

Dennis Wideman D CGY Sep 18 '13

Dennis Wideman got the first star of the game scoring twice as the Flames beat the Islanders 5-3.

Curtis Glencross was also impressive in the game for the Flames scoring a goal and giving two assist while TJ Galiardi made the winning goal for the Flames. He also assisted a goal. Also Lance Bouma got on the scoresheet for the Flames. Michael Grabner, Griffin Reinhart and Riley Wetmore scored for the Islanders.

Dennis Wideman D CGY Apr 24 '13

Dennis Wideman returned to action on Tuesday April 23.

Dennis Wideman D CGY Apr 19 '13

Dennis Wideman has a broken finger.

The Calgary Flames are listing Wideman as day-to-day. He has six goals and 22 points in 43 games this season.

Dennis Wideman D CGY Apr 14 '13

Dennis Wideman scored a goal on Saturday.

Wideman has six goals and 22 points in 41 games. He's leading the team with an average of 25:06 minutes per contest.

Dennis Wideman D CGY Apr 04 '13

Dennis Wideman recorded an assist on Wednesday.

Wideman has a goal and four points in his last four games. That gives him 19 points in 35 contests, which is a point-per-game pace he should be able to maintain for the rest of the season.