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Randy Cunneyworth Quotes

They protected well and deserve a lot of credit, but when you're not skating, it's a lot easier for them to do.
Randy Cunneyworth
#Credit

But he's lacking some confidence right now. He just has to believe in the ability he has. He has to keep it simple and move in straight lines.
Randy Cunneyworth
#Ability

Their confidence and good play up there should help us here.
Randy Cunneyworth
#Confidence

We certainly are able to match that type of play but we didn't do it with enough consistency. Too often we're worried about reaching in. Sometimes hits are the easier play to make.
Randy Cunneyworth
#Consistency

It takes the heart right out of guys when you don't get that big save.
Randy Cunneyworth
#Heart

We have the utmost confidence in the group we have here. You have to seize the day and take care of your own opportunities when they're presented. We don't have enough guys doing that.
Randy Cunneyworth
#Confidence

He's battling, he's fighting for everything, and the guys are doing a pretty good job in front of him.
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#Fighting

I don't see enough desperation.
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#Desperation

He played very well and did good work at both ends, there were no negative comments. Is the work done? By no means. He had an excellent opportunity to show himself where he is (in terms of career development) and what he can do.
Randy Cunneyworth
#Work

It's difficult enough in this league to get the lead, but you have to do the necessary work to protect it.
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#Work

We didn't match their intensity. Any night we don't compete, I'm disappointed. They played awfully physical and took advantage of a couple of our miscues.
Randy Cunneyworth
#Night

We've been trying to find the answer and sticking with the same guys. But we owe it to ourselves to try something different. We've got a lot of hockey left.
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#Trying

Just when you think you have it under control and that they won't pull that off again, they pulled it off. It's a very crafty team. It comes down to being aware in the lane and being on top of people, not so much on the long end but the short end, and not allowing that pass. If you give a guy like that room to make that play, that's the risk.
Randy Cunneyworth
#Control

If one element isn't there, it makes for a tough night. We need all people going at once, and there can't be any letdowns. We have nowhere to go but up at this point.
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#Night

When our work ethic is up a notch we ought to be rewarded but I don't think it was up to their caliber. They worked very hard, they were very efficient and they hit everything that moved. We made every effort to match that intensity but we fell a little bit short.
Randy Cunneyworth
#Work

We gave them life quickly after our inspiring goals and that's when you want to shut a team down and take away any confidence they might have.
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#Goals

There are teams that have got in on the last game. It's about pride and professionalism. In this situation, the fact that we have to make up some points, some ground, if we can't muster up a desire to compete, then we don't deserve to be in the playoffs.
Randy Cunneyworth
#Pride

That's the kind of desperation we have to have.
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#Desperation

It just seemed like we had to work a lot harder for our goals (by Brandon Smith and Jiri Novotny) and their goals came too easy.
Randy Cunneyworth
#Goals

That's the key word right there, desperation. It was used this morning and it was used tonight. It was obvious it was talked about by the players and they took it to heart.
Randy Cunneyworth
#Desperation

At times we're five individuals out there trying to do things. There were opportunities (against Peoria) where we clearly could have shot the puck but we wanted to try a prettier play or a prettier pass.
Randy Cunneyworth
#Trying

He's right there on the doorstep and I think he's had a long conversation with Jimmy (Corsi) about that. The way he fills the net is very Miller and Biron-like. We point to the level of compete that Ryan Miller has, where he never gives up on a shot, and that's where Michael Leighton has to go.
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#Conversation

The emotion, the desperation all over the ice in every situation, it's exciting, the fans appreciate it and it also gets results. There's no better way to play than like that. To have that kind of fun is invigorating.
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#Desperation

The night when he goes in, we're not expecting a lot of offense from him, but everyone else scored.
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#Night

If we had done this 20 games ago, we wouldn't be in this predicament. This was a heck of a weekend and these guys deserve a lot of credit. They're sticking together like glue. Mess with one, mess with all of them.
Randy Cunneyworth
#Games