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Did the Flames/Penguins Get Value in the Iginla Deal?

    Objectively assessing a trade can be difficult and the common belief is that whomever receives the best player in the deal wins. This isn’t entirely true as assets can develop, emerge and teams can go through many changes that aren’t immediately obvious or quantifiable. The first pronouncement on the Iginla deal was that…

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A Brief Glance At The Heat

  – pic via catherinejoy   With all this chatter about the recent signings from the Calgary Flames, there have been a few questions in the comments about the AHL affiliate of the Flames, the Abbotsford Heat. In the interest of fostering discussion of some of these future Flames, here’s a quick glance at the…

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THE VALUE OF TRASH

  It’s still the summertime doldrums here at the Nation. With little news expected in the next few weeks before things heat up prior to the season starting articles involve projections, speculation, rumours and British people bombing down hills after a wheel of cheese.  And today we present an article on the new trash button…