Bad news for Calgary: Dion Phaneuf's out, joining fellow defencemen Robyn Regehr and Mark Giordano on the sidelines for tonight's pivotal Game 6 against the Blackhawks at the Saddledome.
The Flames blueline for the game:
In other words: Yikes.
The only real plus for the Flames is that they'll be at home, where they were one of the best teams in the league during the season and won Games 3 and 4 of this series. I guess that's something.