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#2665862 Wings fans, I need your help -- Octopus etiquette

Posted by redwingmachine on 08 April 2016 - 09:39 PM

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Tonight I drink to you Mr. Dangles! You make me happy man. Cheers!


#2665809 Wings fans, I need your help -- Octopus etiquette

Posted by redwingmachine on 08 April 2016 - 02:31 PM

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#2664720 Forward Line Combos/Discussion

Posted by redwingmachine on 06 April 2016 - 10:38 AM

It must be an analytic / match up thing against Philly's 4th line....  It definitely  seems like an odd move, I for one have liked what I've seen from Mantha so far.  I agree Jurco should be in the lineup but not so sure it's should be at Mantha's expense.  We've won our last 2 (w/Mantha in), why shake things up?




#2625176 2015-2016 expectations

Posted by redwingmachine on 10 September 2015 - 05:29 PM

I'm partially serious with my other post, I really have high hopes this year.  I like our team and expect good things this season.  I think the most improved will be Smith, Jurco & Pulk (perhaps Kindl)




#2625161 2015-2016 expectations

Posted by redwingmachine on 10 September 2015 - 03:23 PM

Finish top 1-2 in the EC, deep run, possible cup, Blash wins the Adams and order is restored to the NHL with the Wings on top again.




#2571669 2/18 GDT : Red Wings 3 at Blackhawks 2 (SO. Yes, SO!).

Posted by redwingmachine on 18 February 2015 - 09:56 AM

Who's been to the UC to see a Wings/Hawks game? 

 

 

I have, Hawks fans suck!  They are belligerent, loud, and obnoxious.  The bright side is there are usually plenty of Wings fans there to high five!




#2519865 TSN POY: Hertl vs Gustav Nyquist

Posted by redwingmachine on 09 May 2014 - 02:33 PM

6 browser tabs should do the trick.




#2514735 ECQF - Game 4 - Bruins 3 at Red Wings 2 (F/OT)

Posted by redwingmachine on 24 April 2014 - 03:19 PM

If we hear a TOD-BER-TUZZI chant tonight, then it was the right decision.




#2414059 I hope for more of this in game 7

Posted by redwingmachine on 28 May 2013 - 02:29 PM

I love how after the hit Pavs then blocks his leg from coming up.




#2390115 Should I take an octopus to Dallas?

Posted by redwingmachine on 26 April 2013 - 09:56 AM

You are a space monkey, ready to be shot into space… a sacrifice for the greater good!

 

I salute you sir!  :punk:




#2368410 Why shootouts may be a bad thing

Posted by redwingmachine on 13 March 2013 - 01:19 PM

What if they added a defenseman to the mix on a shootout?  For example, the D-man stands on the opposite blue line and can’t chase until the puck is touched at center. This would add a level of back pressure and Kane would get crushed trying to pull that slow-mo BS he does.  Just my $0.02.




#2367930 Nyquist called up, Tatar sent down

Posted by redwingmachine on 12 March 2013 - 10:13 AM

This doesn’t make any sense.  So, Babs won’t break up the abysmal 2nd line to not mess with the chemistry of the 3rd line and yet sends the best guy on the 3rd line down for an unknown.  Awesome! 

Nyquist better end up with Dats or somewhere in the top six.




#2352212 Mrazek To Start Tonight

Posted by redwingmachine on 07 February 2013 - 11:20 AM

Can't wait to get a look at this kid.  Also, can't wait to hear the proper annunciation of his name.




#2336935 NHL submits offer to NHLPA - **Suspension Warning Post #70 & #273*

Posted by redwingmachine on 28 December 2012 - 02:49 PM

If the cap were to end up at 60M for 12-13, that would put 16 teams in the need of some overhauls, including the Wings by about 1.5M.

http://www.capgeek.c...cap=$60,000,000


I think this should solve that problem (if i understand it correctly):

"- Each Club will be entitled to execute up to one "Compliance Buy-Out" prior to the 2013/14 season pursuant to which payments made to the Player will not be charged against the team's Cap, but will be charged against the Players' Share."


#2335050 Pavel Datsyuk Highlight Video

Posted by redwingmachine on 30 November 2012 - 04:41 PM

I love that man. So freaking talented and yet so humble.