Game No. 16: Theme from Jaws

Ryan Lambert
November 13 2010 06:47PM



Last night was ugly, tonight could be a whole lot worse.

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FGD: Go With What Works

Pat Steinberg
November 13 2010 01:53PM

After the Calgary Flames fell 5-4 in Phoenix last night, it seems pretty clear what the team needs to do heading into their second meeting with the San Jose Sharks tonight at the HP Pavilion (8 pm, CBC and The FAN 960).  After names like Jarome Iginla and Alex Tanguay let the team down in the desert, it's time to ride the lines that are getting the job done, and on a very consistent basis.

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Writing

Jonathan Willis
November 13 2010 10:32AM

It’s been a lot of fun, writing here for the Nation family of sites .

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Gameday Preview: Shark Attack

Robert Cleave
November 13 2010 09:52AM

 

SAN JOSE, CA - NOVEMBER 11: Joe Pavelski  of the San Jose Sharks puts a shot on goal during their game against the New York Islanders on November 11, 2010 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

 

 

The Flames finish their road trip with an appointment in San Jose. Last night's game reinforced entirely too many of the suspicions I had about the good guys, and tonight's affair makes me a bit nervous, because just as with the Washington game a couple of Saturdays ago, the Flames are meeting a team due for a bit of a breakout.

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Postgame: Look At All Those Minuses

Pat Steinberg
November 12 2010 10:06PM

GLENDALE, AZ - NOVEMBER 06: Radim Vrbata  of the Phoenix Coyotes celebrates with teammate Ray Whitney  after scoring a first period goal against the Pittsburgh Penguins during the NHL game at Jobing.com Arena on November 6, 2010 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

The Calgary Flames were not horrible on Friday night in Phoenix, falling 5-4 to the Coyotes.  In fact, there times when they were extremely effective and dominant.  However, when your captain finishes a deserving -4 and players like Alex Tanguay and Brendan Morrison are well under water too, you're not going to win very many games.

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