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Goalie Giguere rips Avs teammates in postgame tirade

By: ADRIAN DATER
April 9, 2013
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photo - Colorado Avalanche goalie Jean-Sebastien Giguere, right, makes a save as Colorado defenseman Jan Hejda, center, of the Czech Republic, tries to defend against Calgary Flames center Max Reinhart, left, in the third period of an NHL hockey game on Monday, April 8, 2013, in Denver. (AP Photo/Chris Schneider) Photo by
Colorado Avalanche goalie Jean-Sebastien Giguere, right, makes a save as Colorado defenseman Jan Hejda, center, of the Czech Republic, tries to defend against Calgary Flames center Max Reinhart, left, in the third period of an NHL hockey game on Monday, April 8, 2013, in Denver. (AP Photo/Chris Schneider) Photo by  

On a night where he moved into 47th placed on the all-time NHL list for games played by a goalie, Colorado's Jean-Sebastien Giguere blew his top after the Avalanche's 3-1 loss to the 29th-place Calgary Flames at home.

Jiggy has shown himself to speak his mind before during this season, but there was nothing to compare to his words Monday night.

Here, in transcript form, is what Jiggy had to say.

Jiggy started off by talking about the Avs’ on-ice problems from tonight and in general:

“As long as we don’t understand that we have to play better in our zone, we’ll never win any games. We have to do a better job in our own zone. That’s where it starts. We have to learn this at some point.”

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