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Calgary Flames Go Retro For New Alternate Uniform

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I like it but the C feels just a bit too low.

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Love it.  This may be the best individual jersey in the NHL right now.  These colors (like Honlulu blue/silver, kelly/silver, and a whole lotta other schemes) does not need black and looks better without it.

 

I hope this stuff sells really really and they go to the 1980s look full time and have black trim on a third.

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The only thing that bugs me about this jersey is the different proportions between the arm stripes and the hem. Decide on one already.

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The Flames’ colors look better with black trim. The colors bleed together too much without it. 

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Good for them. IMO, I think it'll be only a matter of time before this becomes their permanent uniform.

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3 hours ago, Kevin W. said:

The Flames’ colors look better with black trim. The colors bleed together too much without it. 

 

Eh, I beg to differ. Sure it may help it pop a bit better with black, but it's not necessary. I think red, gold and white work well together.

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1 hour ago, kimball said:

 

Eh, I beg to differ. Sure it may help it pop a bit better with black, but it's not necessary. I think red, gold and white work well together.

 

I agree. For a team called the Flames, the white, gold and red bleeding together have a bright, fiery effect, which is perfect. Black tones it down, more like ash, embers, or charcoal. I say save the black for a third. Let your home and road be about the Flames, and the third can be used to say something else.

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Always loved the Flames originals. With quite a few red and black teams, the Flames own red and yellow-gold. Time to bring back their original set as the permanent primary while the 2004 black Flaming C uniform could be used as a future alternate.

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On 9/21/2018 at 8:46 PM, andrewharrington said:

 

I agree. For a team called the Flames, the white, gold and red bleeding together have a bright, fiery effect, which is perfect. Black tones it down, more like ash, embers, or charcoal. I say save the black for a third. Let your home and road be about the Flames, and the third can be used to say something else.

Plus you see lots people wear the reto/ 3rd jersey at the games to

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