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#61 CrimsonFlame

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Posted 21 February 2012 - 12:37 AM

Damn this sucks. I loved your streams. Now how am I supposed to watch wings games during a boring chemistry lecture?

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Posted 21 February 2012 - 01:50 AM

Thanks for all the games!

#63 IllinoisRedWingsFan

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Posted 21 February 2012 - 02:16 AM

Thanks for everything!

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Posted 21 February 2012 - 02:17 AM

I was good while it lasted. Thanks for running it as long as you did. Maybe someone should start up a freepenguins.tv site and only show Wings games...it would probably go unnoticed, and maybe even receive funding from the NHL.


I would love to see the results of this experiment!

#65 Bring Back The Bruise Bros

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Posted 21 February 2012 - 05:33 AM

For now. I hope his site survives.

Is it because of all this SOPA and PIPA and FIFA business?

No, it has technically been illegal to stream games online for a whwile. Big business whines to the government enough, and now these bills have been introduced to increase surveillance of everything online, not just websites like frw.tv. They needed an excuse to watch our every move online, and with broadcast companies or whoever bitching about copyright infringement, they have found their excuse.

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#66 Cloune

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Posted 21 February 2012 - 05:57 AM

no FSD :( :(

Good luck and Thanks for everything!

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Posted 21 February 2012 - 10:03 PM

Damn this sucks. I loved your streams. Now how am I supposed to watch wings games during a boring chemistry lecture?

As a 25 year old who never went to college and kicked ass as a 10th grader in AP chemistry, I am really jealous, I should probably go back to school and relearn that s***, i know I'd find it anything but boring.
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I'm sorry to hear about this. I've been very thankful of your site ever since I started experiencing problems with drumnj's stream. There's no way for me to be able to afford the channels needed for watching NHL here.

Thank you for everything. It was great while it lasted.


I will exaclty echo this. I started lagging out terribly while watching drumnj's streams. Never had a problem before a few months ago, so i've been using your stream the last while. Could never afford to pay for cable, especially because I would only use it just to watch the occasional hockey game Thanks, was great while it lasted, have fun with the little poop machine Posted Image

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#68 drumnj

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Posted 21 February 2012 - 10:24 PM

I started lagging out terribly while watching drumnj's streams. Never had a problem before a few months ago

Been trying to figure it out. Had some repair work done on the line today....looking at other options.

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#69 ToMaToToWnWinGsFaN_24

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Posted 22 February 2012 - 12:47 PM

that is really too bad. it was a good alternative stream to watch red wings games. even though im committed to drum, every now and then i would pop in your channel just to say hey to everyone. you will be sadly missed. you should definately get some kind of award here on LGW. dont know what one but definately well deserved. good luck to you and your first child. im sure you are very excited. :)

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Posted 25 February 2012 - 05:13 PM

Thanks for the games. It's nice to be able to catch a Wings game every now and then while being out-of-state and not having FSD anymore.

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Posted 25 February 2012 - 05:31 PM

I think we've been spoiled by the early days of the Internet. Everything has been free (like these streams) and while I want to complain that they shut all these streaming shuts down...I guess I can see why they do.

Of course, I don't have cable and Game Center won't help me since I live in Michigan, so I don't know where to find a stream to watch the game tonight. I wish you could just order certain channels ala carte. I'd pay 10 bucks a month for just FSD. I pay 8 for Netflix and find it comparable.
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Posted 26 February 2012 - 11:35 PM

That's a bummer, thanks for your work in streaming the games.

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Posted 27 February 2012 - 09:31 PM

I'm usually home for most games...but your stream was by far the best I've encountered.

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Posted 29 February 2012 - 08:43 AM

THank you for your streams.... which by the way were better quality than what I pay 20 bucks a month for at NHL.com...... Good luck with your little one and GO WINGS

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Posted 29 February 2012 - 10:42 AM

I actually have to do work at work now.
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