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#2377286 Crosby left the game after puck to the face

Posted by P. Marlowe on 31 March 2013 - 02:23 PM

They just showed the replay on NBC and in slow-mo you could see the teeth flying out of his mouth.  Ouch.

 

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CoT_t61Qt1c




#2377273 3/31 GDT: Blackhawks 7 Red Wings 1

Posted by P. Marlowe on 31 March 2013 - 02:05 PM

The only Wing without a minus...

 

 

Ian White.




#2377141 3/31 GDT: Blackhawks 7 Red Wings 1

Posted by P. Marlowe on 31 March 2013 - 01:23 PM

I just got home and I haven't checked the score yet. I've had a horrible day but a good game by Wings should make it up. How are we doing?




#2372574 Larry Murphy Fired by FSD

Posted by P. Marlowe on 23 March 2013 - 10:40 AM

I liked it how they all had roles: Mickey was the old-timer with stories, Larry was the enthusiastic analyst who had a really good eye for the game and often fumbled on words, and Ken was the one who kept his feet on the ground and the whole thing together.




#2371232 Eaves hit with puck in jaw - Again

Posted by P. Marlowe on 20 March 2013 - 09:14 AM

this i cant get over how china doll like are team is this season get some mik down there throats

 

Serisly Patrick grow a pair cut them off and glu them to your chin for padding.




#2370978 long 3 day break.......

Posted by P. Marlowe on 19 March 2013 - 06:25 AM

Just imagine that this is another lockout.




#2366810 Should Visors Be Mandatory In The NHL

Posted by P. Marlowe on 09 March 2013 - 03:45 AM

Why does the visor seem to be such a symbol of freedom for many here? Hockey is a game that already is full of rules of what to do and what equipment to use. Now all of a sudden they stop being grown men if the use of a visor isn't their decision anymore.

 

With all the neanderthal macho stuff that's involved in hockey shouldn't the debate be about cups being mandatory?




#2363373 Gustav Nyquist loses puck from his first NHL goal

Posted by P. Marlowe on 01 March 2013 - 09:51 PM

He's a very promising young player but still needs to work on his puck possession.




#2363107 Thoughts on the Blackhawks

Posted by P. Marlowe on 01 March 2013 - 01:19 AM

NHL.com:

 

ST. LOUIS -- Chicago goaltender Corey Crawford left the Blackhawks' game against the Blues on Thursday night after the first period with an undisclosed injury.

 

Crawford, who missed three games recently with an upper body injury, was replaced by Ray Emeryafter stopping all six shots he faced. The Blackhawks led 1-0 through one period.




#2354177 Patrick Marleau

Posted by P. Marlowe on 11 February 2013 - 07:02 AM

Patrick Kane? I wouldn't give two cents for Kane. Give me Mount Zetter.


#2354176 Tomas Tatar Is Jiri Hudler 2.0

Posted by P. Marlowe on 11 February 2013 - 06:58 AM

I never saw Hudler being lazy. He was small and slow but still provided 20 goals and 50 points. To me that's very good secondary scoring. He knew he was going to get more money elsewhere and money's something many people in the world like so who can blame him. Hudler's efforts in 2nd and 3rd lines were very important during the fine seasons of 07-08 and 08-09. I wish people would give him more respect for that. But always the hooker and Russia things. It's like all the other hockey playesr were eunuchs who've promised poverty.

I also think it's too early to tell what'll become of Tatar and Nyquist. I wish Nyquist would get stronger. Then we'd probably see him up too perhaps permanently.


#2354019 2/10 GDT : Kings 2 at Red Wings 3

Posted by P. Marlowe on 10 February 2013 - 03:21 PM

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#2353977 2/10 GDT : Kings 2 at Red Wings 3

Posted by P. Marlowe on 10 February 2013 - 03:08 PM

3RD PERIOD
19:07    LAK     A. MARTINEZ (1) BACKHAND - ASST: K. CLIFFORD (5)    2 - 2 TIE    
19:55    DET     J. ERICSSON (2) SLAP - ASST: NONE    3 - 2 DET  
  



#2353018 Franzen spear on Perron

Posted by P. Marlowe on 08 February 2013 - 06:04 PM

NHL doesn't suspend Franzén but instead chooses his hit from the previous Blues game as the number one hit of the week.




#2352899 Franzen spear on Perron

Posted by P. Marlowe on 08 February 2013 - 10:34 AM

I can't take it seriously when words like "toughness" and "manliness" are mentioned when talking about hockey. It's a game after all and the players aren't facing any serious threats and struggles that most people do in their lives. Sure there are these unwritten rules (and millions of versions of them) by which Franzen should've acted here but what does that have to do with toughness? So he was pushed from behind in a hockey rink and what fans want him to do is to use his fists to hit the other player a few times in a seemingly menacing way but not seriously enough to kill the other player. "Hit the face not the testicles, use fists not stick, don't wear visor, don't wear gloves, don't celebrate afterwards if you've struck the other player down." It's a show and players are there to entertain. Being paid millions for playing hockey in America Is perhaps in the top 5% of the least toughness-requiring things in the world.

 

Don't get so upset when Franzen acts like an emotional man-child humanbeing they all are.