According to just about every Calgary-area media outlet, including those fine folks at TSN, Calgary Flames Head Coach/GM Darryl Sutter has stepped down as Head Coach, naming assistant Jim Playfair as new Head Coach.
The Flames coaching staff now includes Playfair and assistants Rob Cookson, Rick Preston & newcomer Wayne Fleming.
If the leafs are trying to win a "legends" of hockey stanley cup, they are a shoe in now! The average age of the team went up last week with the trade for Brian Leetch. Now the buds have gone out and aquired 40something Ron Francis.