Downtown Calgary has been flooding for much of today, thanks to heavy rainfall and overflowing rivers throughout southern Alberta. 75,000 residents have been evacuated; some residents elsewhere in the province have seen their homes washed away.
Although it's assuredly no one's chief concern at this point, the Scotiabank Saddledome, the Calgary Flames' home since 1983, has also flooded. The damage is reportedly bad:
— Eric Francis (@EricFrancis) June 21, 2013
Dennis Wideman's contract, alas, remains intact.
[Photo via @GlobalCalgary/Twitter]