UPDATED: Sept. 5, 2013 at 9:35 a.m.
The Calgary Flames talked to Brian Burke about a front office role with the organization, sources told ESPN.com's Pierre LeBrun.
The Flames are schedule to make an announcement on Thursday at 12 p.m. ET. Team president Ken King had no comment when asked about the announcement.
Burke, who recently joined Rugby Canada’s board of directors, is currently a part-time scout for the Anaheim Ducks and the director of player personnel for the U.S. Olympic men’s hockey team for the 2014 Sochi Olympics.
Information from the Associated Press was used in this report.