GDFD 75: Always Look on the Bright Side of Life

Kent Wilson
March 27 2010 09:36AM

If there's a silver lining to the Flames current predicament, it's that all anxieties have been removed from the remaining games. No more do Flames fans have to worry about line combinations, injuries, the out-of-town scoreboard, etc. Each game can now be enjoyed as an event unto itself*. Stand out performances can be celebrated in isolation. Stinkers can be immediately forgotten. Games can now be singular without relation to prior results or future consequences. It's just hockey now folks - mean, fast, hard, fun.

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Island of despair: Flames done

Jean Lefebvre
March 26 2010 09:57AM

Six percent.

That's an outstanding figure if you're talking about body-fat content and an annoying one if the subject is taxation rate, but as Calgary Flames fans will attest, it's an absolutely depressing number if it's the playoff chances for your favourite hockey club.

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GDFD No. 74: We'll be playing and having fun

Ryan Lambert
March 25 2010 04:37PM



Welcome to the Game Day Fire Drill, for this, Calgary’s 74th game of the season on March 25, 2010.

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Around the League - Picking the winners

Jason Gregor
March 25 2010 02:33PM

With just over two weeks remaining in the season, the push for the playoffs and home-ice advantage is on. The race for the playoffs isn’t that exciting unless you are a Flames fan and you died a slow death last night watching the Avs and Wings win.

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Keep an Eye on...Frans Nielsen?

Kent Wilson
March 25 2010 01:04PM

St. Louis Blues v New York Islanders

 

While the Islanders have been a bad team for awhile, they do have a couple of name players worth noting: Former #1 pick John Tavares; former first rounder Kyle Okposo; the impressive Mark Streit; the emerget Matt Moulson.

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