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from Scott Cruickshank of the Calgary Herald, The post-game meeting was long. Very long.
Matching the list of troubles burdening this team.
Not matching Brent Sutter’s patience, which is growing ever thin. Or his fuse, which is growing ever short.
After roasting his players following another dismal effort, he declined to provide closed-door details. But there was no mistaking his disgust.
“Whatever words you want to use out there, it’s something we obviously have to work at,” said the Calgary Flames coach after watching his emotionless minions get spanked 4-1 by the woeful Columbus Blue Jackets in National Hockey League action Monday at Nationwide Arena.
He allowed himself a small chuckle.
“You know what, guys, it’s so noticeable, it’s scary,” said Sutter. “It’s like a bad disease that you have to try to fight off and get through and get a cure and get going. The individual has to take responsibility and say, ‘This isn’t good enough. It’s not acceptable.’ Yet, the only measur
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from Torie Peterson of the Calgary Flames website, Calgary Flames head coach Brent Sutter has spoken in great detail on more than one occasion this season about the importance of playing a team game and on Tuesday afternoon it was the first topic he brought up with the media.
He extrapolated on that concept for close to twenty minutes after the Flames practice at the Joe Louis Arena...
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DET (11-7-1) Coach Babcock’s musings at the quarter pole: “The things I really like about our team is we get lots of rubber to the net, we seem to be on offense a lot. We give up very little. I think we got the biggest (shots) differential in the league. I really like that about us.” DET lead the league in S/G at 35.2, and are third in SA/G at 26.9. The Wings even-strength...
PROJECTED LINES, DEFENSIVE PAIRINGS & GOALTENDERS
- The Flames lines are from Friday's game against the Chicago Blackhawks. Brendan Morrison may slot into the lineup on Monday and will be a game-day dec...
Columbus Blue Jackets vs. Calgary Flames
RECORDS - CBJ: 4-13-2 (Home: 3-6-1), NSH: 8-9-1 (Road: 4-4-0)
WHEN: Nov. 21, 2011 - 7 p.m. | WHERE: Nationwide Arena
WATCH: FOX Sports Ohio (HD) | LISTEN: CD 102....
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THIS WEEK’S GAME SCHEDULE/BROADCASTS (Times ET)
Monday, Nov. 21 vs. CALGARY FLAMES, NATIONWIDE ARENA, 7 p.m. – FS Ohio HD/ WWCD-Radio 102.5 FM
Wednesday, Nov. 23 at New Jersey Devils, Prudential Center, 7 p.m. – FS Ohio HD/ W...