Coleman endears himself in Flames debut, but execution issues cost Calgary
Employing the type of tenacious forecheck the team hopes will form its identity, the Calgary Flames generated 43 shots on goal against the Anaheim Ducks, giving them 90 across their first two games — but just four goals and one point to show for it. Not an ideal start, but a solid base on which to build.
Plan for boosting payroll looms large as Blue Jays enter key off-season
If the Toronto Blue Jays want to keep making strides, the payroll must rise commensurately to keep the core in place, let alone augment the group. The good news is president Mark Shapiro is optimistic that the club will have more funds to add pieces in 2022.