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#2437675 9/19 Pre-Season GDT : Red Wings 8 at Bruins 2

Posted by jstwatchin on 19 September 2013 - 06:38 PM

Daughter is at the game (freshman at BU) was just on the jumbotron waving her Howard jersey!

#2420492 Grand Rapids Griffins Win Calder Cup! 5-2 win in game 6

Posted by jstwatchin on 18 June 2013 - 07:45 AM

Didn't get to watch much of the last two games so not sure how they ended up back in Syracuse, but I'm on my way back too!  Can't wait and hope I'm there to help them celebrate the Cup!

#2418735 Calder Cup Finals Game 1 GDT - Grand Rapids Griffins @ Syracuse Crunch

Posted by jstwatchin on 08 June 2013 - 10:06 PM

Had a great time at the game. Passed Stevie Y a couple times as he came from his seat right past the end of our section. My daughter got
Nyquist's autograph when he came out of the locker room. Missed Tatar but we went out and she waved to him on the bus and he came out for an autograph and a picture. War Memorial is a great old venue. Saw two octopi and a win. Great win!!

#2418532 Calder Cup Finals Game 1 GDT - Grand Rapids Griffins @ Syracuse Crunch

Posted by jstwatchin on 08 June 2013 - 08:04 AM

Headed to Syracuse soon for this game!

#2284658 2012 Photoshop War: Predators vs. Red Wings

Posted by jstwatchin on 13 April 2012 - 02:38 PM

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My daughter sent this to me so I don't know where it came from. If you didn't see what happened to Krejci last night you have to see that.

#2281622 WCQF Game 1 GDT: Red Wings 2 at Predators 3

Posted by jstwatchin on 11 April 2012 - 06:33 PM

On vaca in Cocoa Beach, just got to a bar to find Wings fans already took over the main big screen. Gonna be a good night!

#2274074 3/26 GDT : Blue Jackets 2 at Red Wings 7

Posted by jstwatchin on 26 March 2012 - 11:08 AM

Oh, and it's Jimmy's birthday today! So the Wings win for him!!

#2270287 3/14 GDT : Red Wings 0 at Ducks 4

Posted by jstwatchin on 14 March 2012 - 09:37 PM

Mmmmm I like Southern Tier's brews ... never had the milk stout. Just tapped a fresh 1/6 of Swtchback here!

#2260299 2/21 GDT : Red Wings 1 at Blackhawks 2

Posted by jstwatchin on 21 February 2012 - 09:42 PM

Try http://www.oleoletv.me/ I found that for my daughter who is on vaca in Geogia when we couldn't get the other to work.

#2249953 1/25 GDT : Red Wings 2 at Canadiens 7

Posted by jstwatchin on 26 January 2012 - 09:55 AM

Got home at about 1am and was too tired to read much so just got through the GDT. I don't have anywhere near the hockey experience that most on this board do, but after attending my 1st Redwings game I thought I'd share the impressions of someone who took 1/2 a day off of work, drove 6 hours and spent $400 to watch this ...

Ericsson and Kindl stood out as bad even when everyone else played so poor last night. Helm is sure fast, just wish he could put the puck in the net when he gets there. White worked hard all night, even down 6-0 he was hustling and making plays from his knees when knocked to the ice. Hudler is a shooter! Both his goals looked like they were going in when they were still on his tape. Granted the second was into an empty net behind Price, but when he got the rebound it wasn't a deflection or knock in, everything slowed down, Huds controlled the puck and placed it in the back of the net. He needs to shoot more, but I'm just glad I got to see Detroit at least score last night! Really bummed never even got to see Howard at our end of the ice but was almost happy he was pulled and spared the rest of that game. Hope he enjoys the long weekend with his family in Ottawa, has a blast in the All Star Game and comes back top of form ready to start a road winning streak!

Bell Centre was a great place to watch a game (except this one) and my daughter and I still managed to have a great time. Lots of Detroit fans there and never felt out of place. Got ragged on a little during the first intermission, but they were speaking French so I had no idea what they were saying to me! At 6-0 nobody said anything, almost like they felt sorry for us wearing Redwings gear and having to put up such a poor effort from our team. Smoked meat sandwiches were great and the Rickards Dark washed them down well! At least walking out I knew we were still tops in points and know we'll finish the season strong! Go Wings!!

#2249245 1/25 GDT : Red Wings 2 at Canadiens 7

Posted by jstwatchin on 25 January 2012 - 11:05 AM

Leaving in an hour headed to Montreal with my daughter for our first Wings game! Can't wait for this one!!