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“It’s the guys in the dressing that have to go out and play and execute the plan. The only thing he can do is put the plan together and keep us on track,” veteran center Jason Arnott said. “It’s hard to lay blame on coaches because they come to the rink and try to do the right things for us, and if we don’t execute it, then we don’t go far. It doesn’t lie on his shoulders; it lies on our shoulders.”