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Chunkylover

Member Since 01 Aug 2008
Offline Last Active Oct 23 2014 01:33 PM
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In Topic: Bertuzzi in, Jurco out

24 April 2014 - 11:18 AM

It could be a good thing. As mentioned Jurco hasn't contributed on the score sheet, and Bert might keep Z a little safer. Nobody respects Jurco, but the might be wary of Bertuzzi. We'll see. Since the game hasn't been played yet it's too early to say if it's a bad move, but something has to be done.

 

Doesn't Bertuzzi play well with Franzen or Zetterberg? I seem to recall him playing well with Z, though that might not have been recent.


In Topic: Gus & Tatar almost traded to Calgary per McKenzie

16 April 2014 - 06:58 AM

I think this proves Holland did try something to improve the defense. I'm glad Feaster declined. Perhaps Nyquist and Tatar weren't considered that special by scouts? Glad it worked out for the Wings.

 

We like our team and our management.


In Topic: Iginla-Rinaldo Fight

03 April 2014 - 11:32 AM

I'm not quite clear on the rule, but isn't there some distance from the boards that determines whether it's boarding or not? I guess he hit him from the side, but I thought there was something in the rule that said if it was a certain gap between the player and the boards it was boarding. I thought the Tootoo hit a couple years ago against the Dallas Larson would have fallen under this rule too. Does it actually exist? If so could that explain things?

 

Either way, I don't know why players can't fight if they don't like a hit. I wouldn't like getting hit like that. If the players don't like it, and they are the ones playing, shouldn't they be the ones to determine whether they think it is acceptable (regardless of the legality of it)?


In Topic: Datsyuk shut down for 3 weeks

06 March 2014 - 07:03 AM

What?

 

Are you suggesting that the GR Wings along with newly acquired David Legwand isn't worth the price of admission?

 

;)

This probably explains the trade for Legwand anyway.


In Topic: Franzen Placed on IR

28 January 2014 - 12:36 PM

I think his rush to get back on the ice should improve certain peoples' view of his work ethic. He knew Zetterberg was going to miss and tried his best to step up. He played well, but was obviously still not healthy. That's what we want out of him though, right? Sacrifice? I hope he gets healthy.