Say What?!? – Dec. 28

“I want to make the playoffs this year, but I don’t want to make the playoffs and then go out in the first round. And I don’t want to be a team that just says, ‘Well, we made it every year for four years.’ I’m telling you that when you win a Stanley Cup that’s the only thing that matters.”

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– New Flames interm GM Jay Feaster, who won a Cup as the GM of Tampa Bay