GDT: Game 4 Flames (2-1-0) @ Blues (0-1-1) 6:00 pm MT (Sportsnet Flames/ Fan960)

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  1. Rubi

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    Blues have had some changes this year compared to previous ones. Lost some Flame killers and it will be interesting to see if they can handle our speed this year.
     
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    Calgary Flames scorers as of today.
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    Blues scorers as of today.
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    So far, although it is an extremely small sample size, the Flames are averaging 4 goals per game while the Blues are averaging 2.5 goals per game.
     
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    I thought rittich was supposed to get one of the starts between Nashville and St. Louis?
     
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    Dube is pencilled into the lineup but it will be a game time decision whether he can play or not. If he can't play Jankowski will take his place.
     
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    Tough to not start a goalie who just had a shutout 2 days ago.
     
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    Rittich would've come in if Smith hadn't posted a shutout. You can't take a goalie out after a shutout
     
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    Hopefully Smith plays well. I have a bad feeling about this one. We have a really hard October. Coming out of the month above .500 would be great.

    Let’s go boys. Replicate Tuesday’s effort.
     
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    Backlund scores two tonight.
     
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    Dube's been taking a lot of rough hits lately. No doubt he could use a rest day.
     
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    Do not worry. Jobu has come. Take fear from sticks.

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    Weird, with Benny and Dube getting 2 each, Flames are going to light the Blue up :laugh:
     
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    Dube feels good. I expect he will play tonight.
     
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    Feeling like Neal will have a big game tonight. 2G + 1A for him on Benny's first goal of the season.
     
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    Jobu agrees.
     
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    Czarchuk Go Flames Go!

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    St Louis will be hungry for their first win. We have to come flying and play a 60 minute effort like last game
     
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    I think Chucky will come out flying to answer his brother's day yesterday. Nothing like a competition especially when playing where you grew up.
     
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    Yup. Their offseason moves so far haven't produced on-ice success yet (I know ROR's got some points). Have a feeling they'll come out hot. Calgary better be ready to go from the drop. St Louis isn't a super skilled team, but they have good players; we should exploit some speed here.
     
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    Great GDT!

    Go Flames!
     
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    Just looking at the Flames scorers list. TJ Brodie: 3 GP / 3 Assists / +3 plus-minus.
    He's back! :thumbu:
     
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    The Blues have been horrendous keeping the puck out of their net this year. Coach Yeo is not coach Hitchock so I think the Blues might be vulnerable.
     
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    Wasn't Bennett the one who got his goal called back on a horrible stoppage of play call by the refs last game? The kid has had zero puck luck over the last year, Seems like a good game to reverse that trend.
     
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    It was noted on CP that he has had 7 disallowed goals over his career, including 2 in one game back in 15-16. Poor dude needs one in the worst way
     
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