if the Flames were sitting at 15-4-1 and so such I believe it might be a different story. I agree it should never be tolerated in any situation period but it was a decade ago.
I spoke to my wife about it getting her feel for it, she says it goes far beyond simply being a profane word spoken by a profane person, it was spoken by his superior, the man who literally had his career in the palm of his hands at that time. So after her pointing that out (rather heatedly and using profanit
So, it would seem that the players are having their Harvey Weinstein moment, where years of ill treatment and abuse from former coaches is coming to light. This and the Babcock story won't be the last of it, and may not even come close to the worst of it.
I'm going to guess the firing has more to do with the Flames underperforming and this being the straw that broke the camels back. I'm not sure he should be fired for something he said a decade ago on another team. Made to apologize...sure. Suspended? Ok. But as already mentioned, if the Flames were at the top of the standings...
But it sounds like this wasn't a one-off with Peters. The guy appears to have some anger issues.
Now how about getting the rappers who use that