by David DeSandro

Bob Wages' Atlanta Flames and Hawks logo

Some long gone NHL team had lovely modern logos.

NHL modern logos

The Atlanta Flames logo lives on as the Alternate Captain letter on the Calgary Flames jersey.

Calgary Flames Alternate Captain letter

The Flames logo along with the Atlanta Hawks logo (another beauty) were designed by Bob Wages for McDonald & Little in 1972. Wages was 24.

Bob Wages Hawks logo

McDonald & Little 1972 Hawks Flames logo