End of an era in Calgary with Jarome Iginla's departure

Calgary Flames fan Sharon Rogers shows her lament for the looming loss of Jarome Iginla during game...

Calgary Flames fan Sharon Rogers shows her lament for the looming loss of Jarome Iginla during game action between the Flames and Colorado Avalanche at the Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Alta. on Wednesday, March 27, 2013. (LYLE ASPINALL/QMI Agency)

MIKE ZEISBERGER, QMI Agency

, Last Updated: 2:44 AM ET

Just call it The End of a Classy Era.

When the Calgary Flames put out a release on Wednesday night that long-time captain Jarome Iginla would be a healthy scratch against the Colorado Avalanche, the heart and soul of the Alberta franchise appeared to be embarking on a new chapter of his illustrious career.

And what a career it has been.


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