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Game 7 Experience Counts

from the Calgary Herald,

So, going into a game like this we’ve got lots of guys who have been in positive situations,” said Iginla. “So you draw on those things. You definitely do. You get good vibes going.

Imagine the whopper that Alex Tanguay could weave.

Game 7! . . . Stanley Cup final! . . . two goals! . . . including the game-winner as the Colorado Avalanche shaded the New Jersey Devils in 2001.

Also skating in that championship skirmish was Stephane Yelle, the NHL’s active leader in Game 7 appearances—11, including tonight.

Mike Keenan, meanwhile, will skipper a Game 7 for the 10th time—a league record.

But everyone—no matter how fat the resume—will be fighting jitters.

more on the Flames…

Filed in: NHL Teams, Calgary Flames, | KK Hockey | Permalink
  Tags: alex+tanguay, jarome+iginla, mike+keenan

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Paul Kukla founded Kukla’s Korner in 2005 and the site has since become the must-read site on the ‘net for all the latest happenings around the NHL.

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