Puck drop is so close you can taste the bad blood that hasn’t even appeared. Calgary Flames fans are eager to see if their team can turn around their lackluster end of season play to trump the favorite Chicago Blackhawks in this year’s NHL playoffs.

In order to win Calgary will require standout performances from their top line, goaltender, and defensive corps. Getting healthy bodies back into the lineup would help as well. Here’s what’s been said around the blogosphere.