Jump to content


Photo
- - - - -

In appreciation of...


  • Please log in to reply
33 replies to this topic

#21 LeftWinger

LeftWinger

    42 years in Detroit! Time to spend the rest in paradise!

  • Silver Booster
  • 9,517 posts
  • Location:HART - MI

Posted 09 June 2013 - 12:22 PM

Wow, I was confused seeing all the old timers at the top of the thread, then I saw the date.

 

:D ! Me too! I though for a moment Eva returned after turning into a Flames fan when Hudler singed there....


DAN WHATEVER YOUR f****** NAME IS CLEAR OR CLEARLY GET THE f*** OUT OF THIS TEAM BACK GO f****** LEARN TO PLAY MORON I PERSONALY DON'T GIVE A s*** THAT YR LEG IS f***ET UP, PLEASE LIIVE. ANF BABCOCK PLEASE GET READ OF OUR QUINESSSSSSYYYYY HOLLAND YOU JUST HIT THE JUCK f****** POTT!   

 

- redwashington2000 March 19th, 2012


#22 Guest_The Axe (Guest)

Guest_The Axe (Guest)
  • Guests

Posted 09 June 2013 - 08:06 PM

 
:D ! Me too! I though for a moment Eva returned after turning into a Flames fan when Hudler singed there....


His Hudler defenses are classic.

#23 cusimano_brothers

cusimano_brothers

    Legend

  • Member
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 7,631 posts
  • Location:Niagara Falls, ON

Posted 02 June 2014 - 04:31 AM

Than Q, Los Angeles!


"Mess up tomorrow, don't mess up now".

- Harry James Benson, CBE.


#24 Dabura

Dabura

    Everydayer

  • Member
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 13,426 posts
  • Location:In an octopus's garden

Posted 02 June 2014 - 05:21 AM

Than Q, Los Angeles!

 

Hear, hear!

 

Of course, if LA wins the Cup, that's two in three years. Which would be nuts. But would they have enough in the tank to repeat next season?


"If I were to wish for anything, I should not wish for wealth and power, but for the passionate sense of the potential, for the eye which, ever young and ardent, sees the possible. Pleasure disappoints, possibility never. And what wine is so sparkling, what so fragrant, what so intoxicating, as possibility!" - Kierkegaard


#25 Z Winged Dangler

Z Winged Dangler

    The Holy Clapper!

  • Member
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 6,239 posts
  • Location:Winnipeg, MB

Posted 02 June 2014 - 07:02 AM

Wonder if they would have won in 98' had vladdy not been in that car crash?

Yes, and in less games.


 

Hear, hear!

 

Of course, if LA wins the Cup, that's two in three years. Which would be nuts. But would they have enough in the tank to repeat next season?

Depends on a few things, will it go another 7?  Is their core still intact next season with no pending UFA's due for a big raise?  Will Gaborik stay as he's been amazing for them?


I like this team.


#26 BobRouse03

BobRouse03

    4th Line Grinder

  • Member
  • PipPip
  • 240 posts
  • Location:South Jersey

Posted 03 June 2014 - 05:10 PM

Rouse would have still played. They probably would not have made the move for Mironov or Macoun. Don't EVER underestimate Bob Rouse!!!


The answer is yes.

Konstantinov was the league's best defenseman. He would be replacing Bob Rouse on this hypothetical roster, assuming no other changes. The team without him was Cup-capable even without Vladdy and without the motivation to win it for Vladdy. Having Vladdy instead of Rouse would have more than covered that difference.

Even better; Imagine Konstantinov wasn't in his crash, Grigorenko wasn't in his, and Fischer didn't have heart issues. We still draft Fischer and Kronwall...Lidstrom and Konstantinov handing off the reins to Fischer and Kronwall? Grigorenko was Ovechkin-level when he was drafted, and then in a car crash he shattered his femur and nearly died from an embolism.

Scary roster... in a good way.



#27 F.Michael

F.Michael

    Old School Dynamic Duo

  • HoF Booster
  • 8,291 posts
  • Location:Wisconsin

Posted 03 June 2014 - 06:35 PM

Rouse would have still played. They probably would not have made the move for Mironov or Macoun. Don't EVER underestimate Bob Rouse!!!

Bob Rouse = 'Old Time Hockey'...Stay @ home Dman, could block shots, make the safe plays along the boards, cleared the crease, and dropped the gloves.

 

Guys like him were rather common back then, but seem hard to find today.



'Evolution' created by Offsides

#28 number9

number9

    BABCOCK

  • Member
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 4,410 posts
  • Location:Buffalo

Posted 03 June 2014 - 08:28 PM

Old thread, I miss mindfly and Eva lol

On that note, whatever happened to Crymson and Blueadams? New guys aren't as fun

#29 Euro_Twins

Euro_Twins

    Healthy Scratch

  • Member
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 7,267 posts
  • Location:Windsor, Ontario

Posted 04 June 2014 - 08:09 PM

Old thread, I miss mindfly and Eva lol

On that note, whatever happened to Crymson and Blueadams? New guys aren't as fun


I think crymson was banned like theaxe was, and blueadams shows up occasionally

#30 evilmrt

evilmrt

    Hall-of-Famer

  • Member
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 2,777 posts
  • Location:Winter Freakin Wonderland

Posted 04 June 2014 - 08:15 PM

I think crymson was banned like theaxe was, and blueadams shows up occasionally

 

Wow, someone likes the banhammer eh? On all the big posters? 

 

Blueadams will pop up during draft and FA time, there is no way that guy can stay away from new line combos. 



#31 Euro_Twins

Euro_Twins

    Healthy Scratch

  • Member
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 7,267 posts
  • Location:Windsor, Ontario

Posted 04 June 2014 - 08:21 PM

 
Wow, someone likes the banhammer eh? On all the big posters? 
 
Blueadams will pop up during draft and FA time, there is no way that guy can stay away from new line combos. 


Ya that's when I see him. I know axe is gone, and I'm just assuming crymson was given the boot as well considering he dropped of this forum suddenly

#32 cusimano_brothers

cusimano_brothers

    Legend

  • Member
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 7,631 posts
  • Location:Niagara Falls, ON

Posted 12 April 2015 - 05:14 AM

I love history...especially when it's on your team's side!


"Mess up tomorrow, don't mess up now".

- Harry James Benson, CBE.


#33 GMRwings1983

GMRwings1983

    The Killer is Me

  • Silver Booster
  • 22,668 posts
  • Location:Jerkwater, USA

Posted 12 April 2015 - 12:48 PM

Don't remind me.  Everytime I think of this, I remember 2009 and what could have been.  


According to my profile, my reputation is excellent. LOL.

#34 darkmanx

darkmanx

    Toronto's Finest

  • Member
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 3,426 posts
  • Location:Toronto, Canada

Posted 12 April 2015 - 12:58 PM

Eva and Mindfly in the same thread = mind blown

 

Crymson resides on hf arguing with everyone over there now.







Similar Topics Collapse

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users