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Would The Flames Trade Iginla?

Blog: KK Hockey By Paul

from Darren Dreger of TSN,

There’s no doubt that Kiprusoff will be a priority in terms of signing him to a longer term deal, but are whispers out there that the Flames may entertain the concept of trading Iginla as early as this summer. Maybe there’s need for a chemistry shakeup in Calgary and there is no question that if a player like Iginla might be available, there will be an awfully lot of potential suitors.

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Wings Move On

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Finally a road team wins.  Franzen with the goal in 2OT.
If Vancouver wins tomorrow, Wings will play San Jose at home on Thursday or Friday.
If Dallas Wins, Wings will play the Stars, again either Thursday or Friday at home.

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FRANZEN!!

Blog: Abel to Yzerman By IwoCPO

Sleep well.

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Check In Time

Blog: KK Hockey By Paul

OK, who is still around?
Will it end in 2OT?

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Call Your OT Winner

Blog: Abel to Yzerman By IwoCPO

Oh, what the heck.  Supersitions aside.  Predict the OT winner.  Me? I’ll say Cleary, despite the fact his slapper off the post probably sealed our fate.  Anybody but me consider how sweet it would be to win a series-clinching Game 6 in front of that crowd?

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Outrageous Ice Time

Blog: KK Hockey By Paul

Lecavalier:  26:44
Richards:  29:02
St. Louis:  31:35

Tampa Bay gave it all, but the Devils move on.

Eastern Conference Semi-Finals are set:
Sabres/Rangers
Devils/Senators

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Playfair Wants The Same Energy

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from Eric Duhatschek of the Globe and Mail,

Playfair said he wanted his team to channel the emotion they showed at the end of Game 5 in a more positive manner.
“All that stuff has got to be strictly brought into the first period and restructured into competitiveness,” said Playfair, “where we keep sticks down on the ice and we’re doing things right – getting pucks behind their defence and getting to their goaltender. That is what it is. That’s the competitive spirit of the players.
“If you look around the playoffs, that’s not an infrequent deal at the end of games like that. The most important thing is to realize, that’s not winning hockey games. Bringing that energy to the game in the right manner gives you a better chance.”

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McLennan, Lebda

Blog: Abel to Yzerman By IwoCPO

The NHL has suspended Jamie McLennan 5 games.  Whatever.  Of larger concern is the condition of Brett Lebda, who appears to be out for tonite…at least.

Khan(!)

Wings defenseman Brett Lebda (concussion, knee?) skated briefly, for a couple of minutes, Sunday morning at the Saddledome. He left the ice limping noticeably. There is no official word from the Wings, but it’s highly unlikely Lebda will play in Game 6 tonight. Kyle Quincey was recalled from Grand Rapids and was scheduled to fly in from Winnipeg, where the Griffins played Saturday night.

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McLennan Gets 5 Games

Blog: KK Hockey By Paul

via Darren Dreger at TSN,

The National Hockey League has delivered a message to the Calgary Flames.
Sources say Jamie McLennan has been suspended for five games for his slash on Detroit’s Johan Franzen in Game 5 of the Western Conference quarter-finals.
McLennan’s slash was part of an undisciplined display from Calgary that included a Daymond Langkow uppercut to the face of Brett Lebda following a Lebda hip-check, along with a Jarome Iginla butt-end, leading to a late game crosscheck on Red Wings veteran Mathieu Schneider.
Brett Lebda will not play tonight for Detroit because of injury. Lebda is said to be suffering “headaches.”

added 2:31pm, Playfair fined $25K and the organization $100K, per NBC broadcast.

added 2:32pm, NHL Release

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Calling Out The Organization

Blog: KK Hockey By Paul

On the NBC pre-game chat, Brett Hull & Ray Ferraro pointed to the top of the Flames organization today.  Both mentioned it was a classless display last night and called for the NHL to suspend those who deserve a suspension and also make the Flames open the checkbook.  This type of play is not what the NHL wants and they need to let the Calgary Flames organization know that.

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