|Assets:||Is an industrious, physical forward who usually keeps the game as simple as possible. With good speed, he can score goals in bunches and is a solid role player. Takes care of his end, and can even contribute on the penalty kill.|
|Flaws:||Will always need to outwork opponents, as he can't make it on pure talent alone. Inconsistency has plagued him, especially early on in his career. Can occasionally take a bad penalty that hurts his team.|
|Career Potential:||Gritty two-way winger.|
|11/12/2013||Sprained MCL, injured reserve.|
|11/06/2013||Sprained MCL, sidelined indefinitely.|
|4/26/2013||Missed the last 4 regular season games (sprained left knee).|
|4/20/2013||Sprained left knee, remainder of the regular season.|
|4/15/2013||Missed 1 game (flu).|
|4/08/2013||Missed 1 game (leg injury).|
|4/06/2013||Leg injury, day-to-day.|
|3/13/2013||Missed 2 games (upper body injury).|
|3/09/2013||Upper body injury, day-to-day.|
|2/23/2012||Missed 13 games (left knee injury).|
|1/19/2012||Left knee injury, injured reserve.|
|12/08/2011||Missed 1 game (flu).|
|10/28/2011||Missed 1 game (lower body injury).|
|10/26/2011||Lower body injury, day-to-day.|
|5/16/2011||Re-signed by the Calgary Flames to a four-year contract.|
|11/09/2010||Missed 1 game (undisclosed).|
|4/11/2010||Missed the last 12 regular season games (knee injury).|
|3/18/2010||Knee injury, day-to-day.|
|11/09/2009||Suspended by the NHL for 3 games.|
|4/16/2009||Missed 2 games (undisclosed).|
|12/31/2008||Missed 6 games (lower body injury).|
|12/15/2008||Lower body injury, day-to-day.|
|7/02/2008||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Calgary Flames to a three-year contract.|
|2/01/2008||Acquired from the Columbus Blue Jackets.|
|1/15/2008||Missed 6 games (back injury).|
|1/02/2008||Back injury, day-to-day.|
|7/10/2007||Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the Columbus Blue Jackets.|
|4/08/2007||Assigned to Syracuse (AHL).|
|4/07/2007||Recalled from Syracuse (AHL).|
|3/08/2007||Assigned to Syracuse (AHL).|
|2/22/2007||Recalled from Syracuse (AHL).|
|1/26/2007||Re-assigned to Syracuse (AHL).|
|1/26/2007||Acquired from the Anaheim Ducks.|
|1/20/2007||Assigned to Portland (AHL).|
|1/12/2007||Recalled from Portland (AHL).|
|9/26/2006||Assigned to Portland (AHL).|
|10/02/2005||Assigned to Portland (AHL).|
|9/14/2004||Assigned to Cincinnati (AHL).|
|3/25/2004||Signed as a free agent by the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim to a three-year contract.|
|7/02/2008||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Calgary Flames.|
|2/01/2008||Edmonton Oilers traded Dick Tarnstrom to the Columbus Blue Jackets for Curtis Glencross.|
|1/26/2007||Anaheim Ducks traded Zenon Konopka, Curtis Glencross and a conditional 7th round selection in 2007 or 2008 to the Columbus Blue Jackets for Joe Motzko, Mark Hartigan and a 4th round selection in 2007.|
|3/25/2004||Signed as a free agent by the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim.|
Glencross (knee) returns to Flames' practice | 12/10/2013 9:07 AM
NewsCurtis Glencross (knee) practiced with Calgary on Monday for the first time in over a month.
ImpactGlencross is about five weeks into his original six-week timetable. At this point though, it sounds like it's mostly a matter of him getting his timing back. "It's going to take a couple of skates to get it," he said.
Curtis Glencross (knee) out for six weeks | 11/07/2013 12:46 PM
NewsCurtis Glencross is expected to be sidelined for six weeks with a knee injury.
Roger Millions on Twitter
ImpactHe has a second degree MCL sprain, which he suffered on Nov. 5.
Curtis Glencross out with undisclosed injury | 11/06/2013 4:19 PM
NewsCurtis Glencross has returned to Calgary while his teammates remain on the road.
ImpactGlencross sustained an undisclosed injury during Tuesday's contest and will be evaluated. He has five goals and nine points in 15 games this season.
Curtis Glencross grabs two points in triumph | 11/03/2013 10:44 PM
NewsLeft winger Curtis Glencross scored a goal and picked up an assist to help the Calgary Flames upset the Blackhawks 3-2 in overtime in Chicago Sunday night.
ImpactFor Glencross, it was his fifth goal of the season and fourth assist. Dennis Wideman also had two points for the Flames, his eighth and ninth assists of the season. Kris Russel scored the game winner for the Flames in overtime, his second goal of the season. Also notching a goal for Calgary was Mike Cammalleri, his fourth.
Curtis Glencross ends scoreless streak Satur. | 10/28/2013 7:07 AM
NewsCurtis Glencross ended a five game pointless streak Saturday with a goal.
ImpactGlencross had gone six games without a goal and decided to start using his old hockey sticks. It worked as he scored and you can bet that Glencross will use his old sticks again on Wednesday when the Flames host Toronto. Glencross now has three goals and five points in 11 games with a minus-five rating. Expect more points but a poor plus/minus if Glencross remains in Calgary all season.
Could Curtis Glencross be headed for Philly | 10/07/2013 9:18 AM
NewsJohn Seravalli of the Philadelphia Inquirer & Daily News is conjecturing that the Calgary Flames are looking for a veteran defenseman and Curtis Glencross could be the bait.
Philadelphia Inquirer & Daily News
ImpactThe Flyers have plenty of veteran defensemen and would be more than willing to give one up for a forward like Glencross. Darren Dreger of TSN reported last week that the Flyers were also interested in a forward from the Ducks, another team looking for a veteran defenseman. Stay tuned.
Curtis Glencross has been cleared medically | 06/14/2013 8:44 PM
NewsCurtis Glencross has recovered from his knee injury.
Flames.nhl.com on Twitter
ImpactIt sounds like Glencross won't be seriously hindered by the ailment as he trains for the upcoming season. He had 15 goals and 26 points in 40 games in 2013.
Glencross (knee) may get clearance next week | 06/05/2013 3:21 PM
NewsCurtis Glencross (knee) will visit with doctors on Monday.
Roger Millions on Twitter
ImpactHe is hoping to get clearance so that he can resume his off-season preparations. Glencross missed the last four games of the regular season because of a sprained knee.
Curtis Glencross done for year w/ knee injury | 04/21/2013 10:27 AM
NewsCurtis Glencross will miss the remainder of the season due to a knee injury.
ImpactGlencross suffered the injury in Friday's win over Anaheim after he was hit by Ducks defenseman Ben Lovejoy in a knee-on-knee collision. "I don't have the medical terms but he's not coming on the trip. Not good," saod coach Bob Hartley when asked about the forward. Glencross ends the season with 15 goals in 40 games, which is likely more than his fantasy owners expected at the start of the campaign.
Curtis Glencross out with knee injury | 04/20/2013 8:39 AM
NewsCurtis Glencross was forced to leave Friday's win over Anaheim after apparently injuring his knee in a collision with the Ducks Ben Lovejoy.
ImpactGlencross was on the receiving end of a questionable knee-on-knee hit and immediately limped off the ice. There is no additional news regarding his condition, but we would expect him to be sidelined for at least a few days as a result of this.
| 04/16/2013 2:51 AM
NewsCurtis Glencross returned to action on Monday April 15.
Curtis Glencross sits out Saturday with flu | 04/15/2013 6:43 AM
NewsCurtis Glencross did not play on Saturday due to the flu.
ImpactGlencross could be ready to go tonight as the Flames host the Wild. Stay tuned.
Curtis Glencross (flu) will be game-time call | 04/13/2013 2:34 PM
NewsCurtis Glencross is being listed as a game-time decision for Saturday's clash with Edmonton because of the flu.
Pat Steinberg on Twitter
ImpactIf he can't play then defensemen Anton Babchuk will draw into the lineup in his place. However, it's unclear if he'll serve as a seventh defender or as a forward.
Curtis Glencross scores Calgary's lone goal | 04/11/2013 1:26 AM
NewsCurtis Glencross was the Calgary Flames' only goal scorer in Wednesday's 4-1 loss to the Vancouver Canucks.
ImpactThat's his 15th goal of the season, giving him 24 points overall. If anyone benefits from the exodus of star players post-trade deadline, it's guys like Glencross, although it's obviously nothing to get too excited about.
| 04/09/2013 5:15 AM
NewsCurtis Glencross returned to action on Monday April 8.
Curtis Glencross misses Saturday's game | 04/07/2013 3:05 PM
NewsCurtis Glencross (leg) missed Saturday's game against Vancouver after being injured on Thursday.
ImpactGlencross suffered the leg injury when the Flames took on the Sharks Thursday. He has 14 goals and 23 points in 36 games thus far but his minus-nine rating hurts his fantasy value in traditional pools. Consider him day-to-day for now.
Curtis Glencross was never on trade block | 04/06/2013 10:53 AM
NewsCurtis Glencross wasted zero energy worrying about a potential trade before the NHL's deadline this week because the Flames assured him it wouldn't happen.
ImpactIn fact, general manager Jay Feaster called Bob Hartley and asked his coach to tell Glencross that a media report claiming his availability was, simply put, garbage. Glencross, 30, is pleased about that although he admits he's bracing himself for some tough times with the listless Flames. It's tough," Glencross conceded. "I'm the kind of guy too that I wear my emotion on my face quite a bit. When I get frustrated, I'm not scared to yell once in a while on the bench or that kind of stuff."
Report: There's interest in Curtis Glencross | 04/03/2013 8:42 AM
NewsThere's reportedly some interest in Curtis Glencross as we approach the trade deadline.
Impact"I'm not worried about it," Glencross said. "I haven't had our management staff or our owners come to me and ask me to move my no-move clause. It's nothing we can predict. It's not we can do anything about. Obviously, it sucks losing players on your team - and leaders - but it's one of them things that . . . and there's nothing we can do about it." Glencross is signed through 2014-15, so we doubt the Flames feel any urgency to trade him. That being said, they will still likely do so for the right price.
Curtis Glencross scores lone goal in loss | 03/23/2013 12:59 AM
NewsCurtis Glencross scored the only Calgary goal in a 5-1 loss to the Blue Jackets on Friday.
ImpactThe team is struggling mightily right now, but Glencross has managed to persevere with 13 goals on the campaign. Matt Stajan and Lee Stempniak picked up assists on Calgary's lone marker.
Curtis Glencross plays through a wrist injury | 03/14/2013 8:37 AM
NewsCurtis Glencross' upper body injury was related to his wrist.
ImpactGlencross was a game-time decision due to the ailment, but he still logged 18:05 minutes of Wednesday. "Obviously, it's not all there," Glencross said, referring to his wrist. Perhaps not 'obviously,' given that he still recorded a goal and an assist.
Glencross, Stempniak have two-point nights | 03/14/2013 12:33 AM
NewsBoth Curtis Glencross and Lee Stempniak had a one-goal, one-assist night each as the Calgary Flames beat the Detroit Red Wings 5-2.
ImpactGlencross was a game-time decision with an upper-body ailment on Wednesday, so the Flames must be glad he played. Each forward also had a +3 rating. Matt Stajan enjoyed a nice night himself, with a pair of assists.
Glencross is a game-time decision Wednesday | 03/13/2013 4:15 PM
NewsCurtis Glencross (upper body) will be a game-time decision on Wednesday.
ImpactGlencross' injury is not believed to be serious, although the Flames didn't specify the nature of his ailment. He has eight goals and 13 points in 22 games this season.
Curtis Glencross out with upper body injury | 03/10/2013 10:38 AM
NewsFlames forward Curtis Glencross missed Saturday's contest against the Kings with an apparent upper body injury.
ImpactTelevision cameras reportedly captured Glencross favoring his wrist, but there has been no official word from the team on the nature of the ailment. Consider him day-to-day until we know more about the situation.
Curtis Glencross notches two in Flames' loss | 01/22/2013 12:47 AM
NewsCalgary left winger Curtis Glencross scored two goals but the Flames were defeated 5-4 by the Anaheim Ducks in Calgary Monday night.
ImpactThe former Duck also grabbed an assist. Alex Tanguay had a goal and an assist for Calgary, while Dennis Wideman assisted on two goals. Lee Stempniak also scored.
Glencross hopes to become more consistent | 01/16/2013 9:29 AM
NewsCurtis Glencross is hoping to become more consistent this season.
Impact"Every player has stretches where they have a little lull in their game. The next part is . . . to try to get over that," Glencross said. He enjoyed a seven-contest and four-game goal scoring streak in 2011-12, but also went through lukewarm patches. The end result was 26 goals in 67 games. It's not unusual for a player to go through hot-and-cold patches when it comes to goal scoring and the only thing that really set him apart was just how hot he was during his best period of the campaign. Look for Glencross to get about 10-15 goals in the shortened season, but for what it's worth, he's aiming for 20.
|Goals||1||5 times-last:at Chi||last:Nov 3||3|
|Assists||1||4 times-last:at Chi||last:Nov 3||1|
|Points||2||at Chi||Nov 3||3|
|Penalty Minutes||2||3 times-last:at LA||last:Oct 21||4|
|Plus/Minus||1||5 times-last:at Chi||last:Nov 3||3|
|Power Play Goals||1||vs. Mtl||Oct 9||2|
|Power Play Points||1||2 times-last:vs. NJ||last:Oct 11||2|
|Shorthanded Goals||0||15 times-last:at Min||last:Nov 5||1|
|Shorthanded Points||0||15 times-last:at Min||last:Nov 5||1|
|Shots||5||2 times-last:vs. Det||last:Nov 1||5|
|Penalty Minutes||62||2011-12 (Cgy)|
|Power Play Goals||8||2011-12 (Cgy)|
|Shorthanded Goals||3||2009-10 (Cgy)|
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