WATCH ABOVE: The Calgary Flames are heading to the playoffs after a win against the LA Kings.
CALGARY – After six long years the Calgary Flames secured their spot in the playoffs on Thursday with a 3-1 win over the Los Angeles Kings.
After the team’s big win, social media sites like Twitter and Facebook became flooded with celebratory posts and pictures.
Here are some highlights:
— Calgary Flames (@NHLFlames) April 10, 2015
We're going to the playoffs! I'm happy, I asked some of the guys and they said they're happy. Coach Hartley doesn't look happy but he is.
— Boring Sean Monahan (@boringmonahan) April 10, 2015
— Calgary Hitmen (@WHLHitmen) April 10, 2015
— Calgary Stampeders (@calstampeders) April 10, 2015
— Naheed Nenshi (@nenshi) April 10, 2015
— Jim Prentice (@JimPrentice) April 10, 2015
Congrats @NHLFlames on making the playoffs! How great is it to be a sports fan in Calgary! Let's go!!!!!!!!!
— Bo Levi Mitchell (@BoLeviMitchell) April 10, 2015
— Nik Lewis (@nikel18) April 10, 2015
Congrats to Bob Hartley and his @NHLFlames for making the playoffs. Well deserved!
— steve begin (@begs22) April 10, 2015
Calgary Flames have just ousted the defending Stanley Cup Champions to book their ticket to the playoffs. This building is vibrating. #NHL
— Brendan Parker (@GlobalParker) April 10, 2015
— Lisa MacGregor (@lisamacgregor) April 10, 2015
— Kevin Smith (@Global_Smith) April 10, 2015
@NHLFlames Way to go guys!!!!!! I knew you'd do it!!! So damn proud to be a flames fan, not only today but always!!
— Brenda MacFarlane (@macfarlane37) April 10, 2015
— username_here (@MeltingTallow_B) April 10, 2015
— Nick Petrar (@Petrarzy14) April 10, 2015
— Zain Hamood (@ZainHamood11) April 10, 2015
— Ali Wardrop (@AliWardrop) April 10, 2015
— LauraCamelo (@lauracc8) April 10, 2015
— Jean-François David (@jfdavid72) April 10, 2015