Miller Ran again
Posted 04 December 2011 - 11:53 AM
Posted 04 December 2011 - 12:20 PM
But it's not like he could expect to somehow leap over a 6'2" standing Miller. Whether malicious or not, it was absolutely reckless. There was nowhere for him to go but into Miller.
in fairness, tootoo did kinda try to jump over miller but he could have totally avoided him altogether. props to miller though for pounding that weasel after the fact.
Posted 04 December 2011 - 12:41 PM
I have no idea why i got negged, it seems that people may not like the idea of driving the net with the puck as being a hockey play.
Edited by Shaman464, 04 December 2011 - 06:24 PM.
Kann man nicht binden sind nicht verwandt
In Funken versunken steh ich in Flammen
und bin im Wasser verbrannt
Im Wasser verbrannt
Posted 04 December 2011 - 12:52 PM
Posted 04 December 2011 - 01:15 PM
Imagine if this was Crosby and he was on the board, got rid of the puck, and 2-3 seconds later, Totoo takes a run at him, Totoo is gone for at least 5 games. The NHL office did so well during the preseason but now, it's time for them to step up and set a precedence against this kind of stuff.
I'm not saying what he did was malicious or anything. He didn't have the puck and to me, it looked like he changed his direction to go right into Miller. But I might just be making that up because I am such a Miller supporter. League needs to steps up and take action.
Posted 04 December 2011 - 01:19 PM
Posted 04 December 2011 - 02:05 PM
Posted 04 December 2011 - 02:11 PM
Shanny is now in the position of suspending Tootoo and looking like he's letting star players off easy. Or not fining or suspending Tootoo at all and making it look like he is still okay with running goalies.
I think he already has the perception of playing favorites when it comes to star players, i don't expect anything different with a Shanaban on Tootoo after letting Lucic off free.
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Edited by Konnan511, 04 December 2011 - 02:12 PM.
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Posted 04 December 2011 - 02:27 PM
Posted 04 December 2011 - 03:05 PM
Posted 04 December 2011 - 03:14 PM
Lucic's hit was worse imo because he had time to avoid it whereas Tootoo didn't.
Right, but Tootoo was the one who chose that angle. Where was he expecting to end up other than into Miller?
Posted 04 December 2011 - 03:31 PM
I know this question will generate some laughter but... You think Drew Miller can take Tootoo in a fight? He'll definitely look ridiculous especially with that gray hair. At the same time, if he can get the job done then why not? That his brother for Drew's sake.
That's what I don't get from the initial Lucic hit. How didn't one of the Sabres immediately get out there and beat Lucic's ass? Granted, he's a solid fighter, but Gaustad in particular would be able to make him regret that hit.
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Posted 04 December 2011 - 04:25 PM
"The more I know about people - the better I like my dog." - Mark Twain
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Posted 04 December 2011 - 04:46 PM
Posted 04 December 2011 - 04:50 PM
If he does, we'll see the NHL is back to its old star player treatment bs as before
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