Flames Defense - Quantitative Analysis

Kent Wilson
April 19 2011 01:37PM



Now that our own Mr. Lambert has shared his defensive player grades, it's time to go through the back-end and take a closer look at their results this year to better see how they performed and what it might be mean for the club going forward.

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Prospect Round-up

Kent Wilson
April 18 2011 09:29AM



Post-mortems and deep analysis will continue this week at Flames Nation, but for now a quick update on some of Calgary's more notable prospects.

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Report Card Day: Defense and goalies

Ryan Lambert
April 16 2011 09:58AM


Now obviously it would be at least semi-reasonable to throw a blanket over everything with something like a D+ grade for everyone, and I'd probably get very little in the way of argument from anyone who watched this team for 82 games. It wasn't, to put it lightly, a pretty season.

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Flames GM and Random Thoughts - April 15

Kent Wilson
April 15 2011 08:59AM



The Flames season is over in early April for the second year in a row. Lots of questions heading into the summer, including most importantly who is going to run this thing now that Darryl is out the door.

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The Rise and Fall of Darryl Sutter - Part 6, The Decline

Kent Wilson
April 14 2011 11:41AM


Part 1

Part 2

Part 3

Part 4

Part 5

Empowered by his initial success and emboldened by the installment of friends and family throughout the organization, Sutter was free to indulge his very singular habits and pursue his very singular vision during his reign as the Flames general manager. The unlikely 2003-04 post-season success and the 103 point season the following year cemented the Flames "contender" status in the mind of the team's manager, augmenting expectations in town and around the league as well.

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