Reports: Flames give Tanner Glass a fighting chance

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What’s your favorite bad/good/bad-good joke about the Calgary Flames reportedly handing enforcer Tanner Glass a PTO?

From here, there are mainly variations of combining “KO,” “PTO” and “TKO.”

For others, a lot of the humor revolves around the low opinion many hold of Glass’ on-ice contributions. Some of the biggest winners reference the more agonizing moments New York Rangers fans had when head coach Alain Vigneault just couldn’t resist putting Glass in the lineup instead of more skilled players.

This ranks up there:

(Word about the Flames handing Glass a tryout comes from reporters including WFAN660’s Sean Hartnett, Sportnet’s Roger Millions, and News 1130’s Rick Dhaliwal.)

Flames fans who are especially worried about Glass messing up what could be a pretty impressive lineup shouldn’t get too worried, at least yet. After all, it’s just a tryout, even if the above joke inspires some shakiness.

And, also:

Hmm, not great.