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02-24-2013, 08:23 PM
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Can't help but notice they're wearing the 3rd's again tonight. Maybe management noticed they play better with them?

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02-24-2013, 08:25 PM
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Seriously though why isn't Comeau on the 4th line.
Because as mediocre as he may be, he adds an element of size and physical play that isn't found in the top-9 otherwise. A roster full of one-dimensional and soft offensive forwards isn't going to achieve much in a highly physical, big, and grinding western conference.

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Can't help but notice they're wearing the 3rd's again tonight. Maybe management noticed they play better with them?
That or cause they just look better

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02-24-2013, 08:30 PM
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That's more the result of the fake parity created by the 3 point system, as opposed to an actual indication of the Flames performance thus far or their chances going forward. Unfortunately, the Flames aren't bad enough to be written off entirely. Add in this false parity and they'll always be just a couple of points out of the playoffs but never quite good enough to take a spot. That's exactly what's happened to the team the last three years and because the owners and Feaster see the team just a couple of wins away from a playoff berth, they've never seen the incentive to make the necessary changes. The organization simply can't afford to let that happen for a fourth time.
I know, even 8th place is a long reach.. I hope they realize this sooner than later

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02-24-2013, 08:30 PM
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IMO comeau should play with some skill, because he's been a useless 4th liner so far. Maybe he can grab a few points, and we really need bigger bodies throughout the lineup.

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02-24-2013, 08:31 PM
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The team is looking much more confident in front of Mcdonald. Not a lot of scrambling going on, which is nice to see.

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02-24-2013, 08:32 PM
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IMO comeau should play with some skill, because he's been a useless 4th liner so far. Maybe he can grab a few points, and we really need bigger bodies throughout the lineup.
I don't know if Cervenka will be any more useful on that line

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02-24-2013, 08:33 PM
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IMO comeau should play with some skill, because he's been a useless 4th liner so far. Maybe he can grab a few points, and we really need bigger bodies throughout the lineup.
I hate him on the pk, I don't get why Hartley uses him over Glencross.

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02-24-2013, 08:50 PM
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Please take Comeau of the third line, and give Baertschi some PP time.

Thanks Hartley!

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02-24-2013, 08:50 PM
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71% to 29% in the faceoff dot for the Yotes, no surprise there

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Please take Comeau of the third line, and give Baertschi some PP time. Thanks Hartley!
Exactly.

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Exactly.
Over who?

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02-24-2013, 08:54 PM
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71% to 29% in the faceoff dot for the Yotes, no surprise there
God we need better centers really bad

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71% to 29% in the faceoff dot for the Yotes, no surprise there
29%? We're improving!

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02-24-2013, 09:08 PM
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Duh!

penalty against Begin.

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02-24-2013, 09:10 PM
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How does EOL not get a tripping penalty there?

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02-24-2013, 09:11 PM
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02-24-2013, 09:14 PM
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Hmm didn't realize the Coyotes' alternative jerseys were stripes

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What the **** is that? **** these refs. What a garbage call.

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02-24-2013, 09:15 PM
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Unbelievable

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Refs with the assist

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Wow that ******** call just might have, and probably did cost us the game. Utter trash.

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02-24-2013, 09:15 PM
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Tough break for Bouwmeester.

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Christ Gio is taking a beating tonight

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