We have all been there before. For months you’ve been looking forward to a 2 week paid vacation and now the day is almost here. You have 1 last shift to get through until your vacation is finally here and no matter how hard you try to focus and get your work done your lazy pants slowly start sliding themselves on.
Today’s game against the Philadelphia Flyers will be as much of a mental battle as a physical one as both teams will be fighting human nature and try go into the Olympic break on a high note.
Unfortunately for the Flames it is the Philadelphia Flyers going into the break on a high note, outlasting a late Flames push to hold onto a 2-1 win. There was definitely no lack of try tonight from either teams, but the execution on both sides left something to be desired. Not sure if it was the early start time or if both teams were kind of looking towards the break but there were a lot of turnovers and some really sloppy play in this one. - Full Article –