FGD: Ugh

Pat Steinberg
March 12 2011 01:20PM

The memories of the last time the Vancovuer Canucks and their fans invaded the Scotiabank Saddledome make me sad.  A close game through 40 got blown open by the NHL's best team, eventually ending in a 7-2 Vancouver win.  With three games on the coast since then, and two more Canucks wins, the teams meet again tonight in Calgary (8 pm, CBC and Sportsnet Radio FAN 960).

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A Look at the Flames Playoff Chances

Kent Wilson
March 11 2011 01:05PM



It's been a wild ride since the Flames bottomed-out in late December. Against long-odds, the club has ridden some bounces and strong play back into the post-season picture in the Western Conference. With just 12 games left on the schedule, the stretch drive looms on the horizon. Here's a look at what the Flames will need to do to complete their resurrection.

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Postgame: Blankgalov

Pat Steinberg
March 10 2011 09:59PM

38 saves from Ilya Bryzgalov and a pretty even keel effort in front of him was the winning formula for the Phoenix Coyotes on Thursday night, en route to a 3-0 win over the Flames, snapping Calgary's three game win streak.  Bryzgalov was the story, but I don't know if he stole the hockey game; it was a fairly even 60 minutes, and on this night, a tired Flames team wasn't able to come out on the winning side.

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Flames Scoring Chances - Game 70 versus Phoenix

Kent Wilson
March 10 2011 09:35PM

Scoring Chances for NHL Game Number 21013

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The Value Of An NHL Draft Pick

Jonathan Willis
March 10 2011 06:58PM



Late last month, Jason Gregor looked back at the NHL draft from 1996 to 2005, in an attempt to put a value on NHL draft picks. Gregor’s far from the first to do so; after the jump I’ll look at his work and that of others to see what we can say about the NHL Draft.

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