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#2008727 Free Agency Thread

Posted by chrisdetroit on 01 July 2010 - 07:37 PM

Didn't John Scott sing for AC/DC?



BON Scott not John Scott. Jesus!


#2008488 Free Agency Thread

Posted by DatsyukianDeke13 on 01 July 2010 - 04:14 PM

I just know that if he were to punch you in the face, you'd have to fight off the urge to thank him.



He is the most interesting man in the world


#2008477 Free Agency Thread

Posted by mjlegend on 01 July 2010 - 04:11 PM

floaterov and boogeyman the next lindsay and howe.


Lindsey Lohan and Steve Howe.


#2008472 Free Agency Thread

Posted by Rick Zombos Ghost on 01 July 2010 - 04:09 PM

take it lillypad!


#2008459 Free Agency Thread

Posted by Dominator2005 on 01 July 2010 - 04:07 PM

I'll take a Mike Modano over a gritty forward today. No cup since, when was it? '99? He has to be hungry. And where better to win another than his home state?



Hell yes - let's offer 1 year contract to Gordie Howe - no cup since '55 - he has to be hungry...


#2008407 Free Agency Thread

Posted by uk_redwing on 01 July 2010 - 03:51 PM

No God damn Mike Modano! <_<

Jesus Kenny...I thought signing Williams was a bad move...


#2008311 Free Agency Thread

Posted by esteef on 01 July 2010 - 03:05 PM

http://www.justin.tv/loo_loo

McGuire making it seem like the Foster deal is the worst deal so far today.

McGuire is a penis with glasses.

esteef


#2008136 Free Agency Thread

Posted by ShanahanMan on 01 July 2010 - 01:27 PM

Do you guys think the Wings are Boogard's 1.65 4 year team??


Holy christ I hope not. I was crossing my fingers for 5 or 6 hundred per year. But 1.65 mil per year? This has to be one of the most overpaying free agencies I've ever seen.


#2007958 Free Agency Thread

Posted by DatsyukianDeke13 on 01 July 2010 - 12:18 PM

We can't let Lils leave. He plays too big of a role on this team. Kenny needs to sweeten the pot.


#2007681 Free Agency Thread

Posted by uk_redwing on 01 July 2010 - 09:49 AM

No, he's not what you want. He's still capable of being a .5 ppg player and would fit perfectly on the third line.


No. He's not what DETROIT needs. We already have scorers and plenty of them. Players who put up points is not what we are lacking.


#2007645 Free Agency Thread

Posted by uk_redwing on 01 July 2010 - 09:10 AM

I REALLY REALLY hope the Wings sign Modano. He's a perfect fit here.


Good God no. Why is he a fit? He's old. He's soft. Not what we need. At all.


#2007638 Parents sue because kids suck at hockey

Posted by Opie on 01 July 2010 - 08:56 AM

Really, really, your kid gets cut and you call a lawyer, this is a direct result of the "Everyone gets a trophy" society we live in now.

Guess what folks, the world is not fair, ask the millions of people without jobs, and the ones who can't get jobs because employers are seeking "People Currently Employed"

Friggin' stupid parents, teach your kid to buck up and deal with it, eventually he will need to learn that lesson, and when he does, oh boy will it hurt.

They hurt poor Daniel's dignity, boo friggin' hoo

They were talking about this on the radio this morning... this is just sickening and I hope the judge not only throws this out, but fines the parents for wasting the courts time and makes an example out of them - THIS IS WHAT'S WRONG WITH THE WORLD

If you don't make a team, use it as motivation, train harder, practice longer and make the team next time... nothing in life should be handed to you, it should be EARNED.



One of the most famous stories in sports is how at age 14/15 Micheal Jordan got cut from his high school basketball team, he used it to become the best of his era, and if I compared generations maybe the best of all time!


#2007436 Versteeg a Leaf

Posted by EZBAKETHAGANGSTA on 30 June 2010 - 10:15 PM

Wow. 1998, 2008, and 2009 is getting hot for a few rounds?


Unfair to bring up 98 and 08... he only started watching hockey in 09.


#2007386 Versteeg a Leaf

Posted by SH444 on 30 June 2010 - 09:44 PM

Yeah, because 75% of the 8,000+ members on this board registered within the last year or so.

Wait, that's your board.


Not sure why you think I take bandwagon fans as an insult. I don't care. I'm not one, so why would I? I don't even live in Chicago, so I don't have to deal with them. In fact, I'm on your side with that argument. I hate bandwagon fans as much as you.

Blackhawk nation still in denial.


About what? I'd love to hear this.

There's a great chance that this is all we lose this offseason, which is WAY less than (legit) fans thought just a few weeks ago.

Really, what are we in denial about? I'm interested.

Seems like WIngs fan are grasping for straws now that the offseason isn't going to be nearly as bad for the Hawks as you thought.


#2007383 Versteeg a Leaf

Posted by Hockeytown0001 on 30 June 2010 - 09:40 PM

So you're replying to the bandwagon fanbase on your message board? That's weird.

I'm not 100% certain that the Blackhawks fanbase checks this board. I'm dubious. Perhaps we can do some IP checks to verify.



It depends on whether or not someone goes nuts on an offer sheet for one the RFA. If nobody does, this is most likely it. Even Ladd.

It turns out the cap hit for bonuses was only the 1.3 Toews Conn SMythe bonus, not the 4 mil + change that was initially reported.


Yeah, because 75% of the 8,000+ members on this board registered within the last year or so.

Wait, that's your board.