Thread: Post-Game Talk: Emery wins: 3-2
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02-03-2013, 04:59 PM
Marotte Marauder
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Originally Posted by Hawkaholic View Post
They were tired because they are out of shape, a bag skate puts them more in shape for later in the season. Being tired isn't an excuse in the NHL, when every pt is important, your players should be able to compete for every minute. I could understand if it was game 70, but this is game 9, you shouldn't be getting dominated by a team like Calgary no matter the circumstances. Rest can come later in the season when it is more needed.
They have been tired for 3 games in a row now. I wouldn't bag skate them but I would sure have a heart to heart with the boys about their commitment to conditioning.

It's only 9 freakin' games and they are tired for 1/3rd of them? That is unacceptable.

The schedule doesn't really get any lighter so if they are lackluster after Sharks and Coyotes...time for the garbage can at the center dot and let 'er rip.

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