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Keenan Expects More From Top Players

from Vicki Hall of the Calgary Herald,

So much for a mellow Mike Keenan.

Without naming names, the Calgary Flames head coach lambasted his stars Friday after a dismal 5-1 loss to the Edmonton Oilers in a game that meant nothing—absolutely nothing—to the hosts.

“I expected more out of our best players,” Iron Mike snarled in the bowels of Rexall Place. “We were missing the net or we weren’t bearing down and we didn’t have the instinct to bury it.”

Indeed. The Flames missed the net 29 times compared to eight wayward shots for Edmonton.

“They’ve got to come out with a lot more determination about that part of their game, Keenan snapped.

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