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VM1138

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In Topic: 2014 Preseason Thread

27 September 2014 - 03:16 PM

@AnsarKhanMLive: Wings' Darren Helm didn't skate today due to a sore groin and is day-to-day, Ken Holland said.

I realize that sore groins are bound to happen after not skating all summer, but I can't help but :lol: at Darren Helm. Is this guy made out of fruit, really unlucky, or the subject of a hidden voodoo doll?

I realize such injuries tend to happen after a long summer off, but the troubling sign is that this always happens to Helm.  The fact that things like this happen so frequently to just one player makes one wonder about their durability. I love what Helm brings, but if he's going to be injured all year again it might be time to start doing a cost/benefit analysis on keeping him.


In Topic: 9/22/14 7:00 PM. Preseason GDT - DET 2 @ PIT 1

22 September 2014 - 04:45 PM

Is Mantha still out for six weeks, or will we get to see him this preseason?


In Topic: 2014 Preseason Thread

22 September 2014 - 04:43 PM

It's the preseason. I wouldn't put much stock in anyone's performances.  


In Topic: 2014 Offseason League Signings and Trades

02 August 2014 - 07:02 PM

It's not 2009 anymore. Why wouldn't you pay Subban 9 million? That's what superstars make. We can argue he has flaws but in the eyes of the league he is now top tier for what's available. Having only a handful of free agents every year because of long term contracts also drives up prices. Sent from my ADR6350 using Tapatalk 2

In Topic: Candiens, P.K. Subban agree to 8 year contract

02 August 2014 - 06:59 PM

Inflation happens. Kane and Toews set the new standard, and I'm sure their agents had them do it on purpose. No biggie. Everything goes up over time. People acting shocked and annoyed are being ridiculous. Did they think the cap would go up and everyone would just keep making their old salaries? The world doesn't work like that. Sent from my ADR6350 using Tapatalk 2