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Flames douse Game 1 jitters

Updated: April 9, 2004, 2:27 PM ET
By George Johnson | Special to ESPN.com

VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- When last spotted still playing this late into the spring, Jarome Iginla was a chubby-cheeked kid of 18 who arrived at the Saddledome the day after his junior team in Kamloops had been eliminated from its postseason run.

That was eight years ago.

Five coaches and three general managers have come and gone since then and Iginla has changed from the unknown guy traded for Joe Nieuwendyk into one of the brightest stars in the game's constellation.

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