Archive for the ‘Mike Keenan’ Category

Coaching styles


Thanks to the different news bits from today’s Kukla’s Korner, we got a nice cross-section of how coaches are reacting. First off, a little bit of motivation from Mike Keenan: “You won one game, big (expletive) deal!Do it right!” screamed coach Mike Keenan in the middle of the Calgary Flames practice yesterday…. Holy rage, Batman. […]

I think Bob McKenzie of TSN puts it all in the right perspective: Some people in other places might say that Keenan has been more destructive than constructive but this guy can coach. He just needs to go in and coach and not try to pull the ‘Iron Mike’ thing and start wanting to fire […]

Well, this one’s out of left field. Mike Keenan’s replacing Jim Playfair in Calgary. Anyone see that coming? If so, you’ve got much better ESP than I do. To say that this is an interesting situation is an understatement. With Darryl Sutter still running the show in Calgary, you’ve got one stubborn-headed GM who wants […]