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Future of the Calgary Flames: Here’s Hoping I’m Wrong—Again

July 18th, 2010
Two seasons ago, when Keenan was in his second and final year as head coach, I had a strong gut feeling the Flames were going all the way. Iginla was just coming off another 50-goal season, Phaneuf received a nod for the Norris, and the team had given San Jose a ...

Calgary Flames’ Jarome Iginla on the Way Out? Why Trading Him Is a Dumb Idea

April 10th, 2010
Whoa there, Calgary. Go easy on the reins, and don't go shootin' yerself in the foot. It's hard to tell just how many actual fans want to see Jarome Iginla gone. These days, it seems the majority of the media have already pulled the trigger, even though they have no right ...

Darryl Sutter Feeling the Heat: May Cooler Heads Prevail

March 27th, 2010
All this photo needs is a black and white placard in front and the head-hunting that many Flames fans are doing will be over. Book 'em Dano—guilty of great management. The man of the hour at last year's trade deadline—the Quiet One, Grumps—who brought Olli Jokinen to Calgary in a move that was then ...