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#2560241 WJC 2015 Starting today

Posted by darkmanx on 02 January 2015 - 08:46 PM

 

Hopefully for his sake he learns how to be a team player

 

This is the issue I found with Drouin last year as well. He played with Mantha but a lot of the times he skated around trying to do everything himself. Mantha finished the tournament with the highest scoring despite it, but it really screwed Canada later in the rounds especially Finland.




#2560236 WJC 2015 Starting today

Posted by darkmanx on 02 January 2015 - 08:29 PM

1-0 Canada 10 minutes into the 1st.

 

Go Canada Go!




#2560071 12/31 GDT : Devils 1 at Red Wings 3

Posted by darkmanx on 31 December 2014 - 11:11 PM

So who were the guys saying helm is not a top 6/9 player and that Weiss is!?? Lol Helm is heart and soul he definitely should be 3rd line guy. Weiss give me a break.

 

:confused1:

 

Weiss has 12 points in 15 games and is +2

 

Helm has 18 points in 38 games and is a -1

 

One has played with Datsyuk and Zetterberg, the other hasn't. I have no idea in what world you live in if you think Weiss is the lesser player.




#2559983 WJC 2015 Starting today

Posted by darkmanx on 31 December 2014 - 06:56 PM

What's funny is people in Canada even agree that was a bad call. U.S didn't play there best besides Larkin of course. We will get you next game even though, hopefully there isn't gong show of calls everywhere.

 

I was at a bar and every Canadian said that goal wasn't a goal and shouldn't count, but it did. I highly doubt you will find another Canadian that disagrees with you. However saying US didn't play their best, well Canada didn't either then I guess?

 

 

So…

 

Canada is up 3-1 late in regulation.

 

Larkin scores to bring his team within one.

 

Canada scores an empty net goal off a couple DeAngelo screw-ups. Dagger in the heart. Horrribly deflating. Game is over.

 

Larkin scores again to bring his team within one again.

 

Canada scores another empty net goal off another terrible turnover made by another US defenseman. Horribly deflating. Game is over.

 

Larkin, if I’m not mistaken, didn’t see the ice after his second goal. Granted, there were only 45 seconds left, but, I mean, c’mon. He’s singlehandedly given your team a fighting chance, twice, in the span of a few minutes. He was pumped as hell. Give him the chance to net a legendary hat trick.

 

Am I alone in feeling this way?

 

 

No you are not alone. I was wondering the same thing and most Canadians were happy that he wasn't on the ice. Eichel looked to be extremely selfish out there and seemed like he was just trying to be a hero instead of worrying about tying the game.




#2559972 WJC 2015 Starting today

Posted by darkmanx on 31 December 2014 - 06:32 PM

 
What I mean, is you no longer have the "goal that shouldn't have counted" being the game winner as an excuse. 
Game 2-2, that BS goal for Canada makes it 3-2. If that goal never counted. U.S would be up 3-2 and your 2 empty net goals never happen either because we wouldn't of pulled our goalie.
But good try buddy, you won because the game is in Canada LOL


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#2559969 WJC 2015 Starting today

Posted by darkmanx on 31 December 2014 - 06:31 PM

Best of both worlds. Canada beats USA and Larkin scores 2 goals. Doesn't get better then that.

Oh yea Go Wings!


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#2559921 12/31 GDT : Devils 1 at Red Wings 3

Posted by darkmanx on 31 December 2014 - 02:07 PM

Yay. Weiss on the fourth again!!

 

I can't believe this, Babcock needs to wake the f*** up.

 

Helm should not be in the top 9 over Weiss, I'm sorry. Helm turns the puck over a lot trying to do too many things sometimes, he needs to simplify his game in order to play top 9 and not try to do everything 100mph.




#2559636 12/29 GDT - Red Wings 2 at Bruins 5

Posted by darkmanx on 29 December 2014 - 07:56 PM

Simply put, get Weiss the hell off the 4th line. We need goals..




#2559404 WJC 2015 Starting today

Posted by darkmanx on 27 December 2014 - 10:12 PM

Not sure if this has been posted elsewhere but could somebody list all the wings prospects in the tournament?

 

Sweden
Holmstrom
Ehn

USA
Larkin

Finland
Vahatalo

Canada
Hicketts




#2559402 12/27 GDT: Red Wings 3 @ Senators 2 (OT)

Posted by darkmanx on 27 December 2014 - 10:10 PM

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#2559167 WJC 2015 Starting today

Posted by darkmanx on 27 December 2014 - 01:00 PM

Go Canada Go!

Also..tickets for the World Juniors have been sold in packages for sometime now. Nothing to do with being in Canada. lol

 

Canada looked deadly yesterday. Need a couple changes to the McDavid line, but man they were setting up beauties.

 

Domi is underrated.




#2558267 Rank our griffins d prospects

Posted by darkmanx on 21 December 2014 - 07:46 PM

 

He played in 2 regular season and 10 playoff games last year.  That's not nearly enough to establish anything.  Tatar scored 39 points in 73 games last year and showed he was an NHL player.  Those are two entirely different situations.

 

So that takes away that he was our best dman last year in the playoffs? Go read what Babcock and Blash had to say about him. He is better then Evans and should have been playing over him. Plain and simple.




#2557875 12/19 GDT : Islanders 2 at Red Wings 1

Posted by darkmanx on 19 December 2014 - 09:13 PM

Andy Miele has 5 points tonight so far. :clap:




#2557444 Do we need a trade to get our offence going ?

Posted by darkmanx on 17 December 2014 - 02:56 PM

were not getting hall just stop lol

 

I agree, but let's be realistic if we are making proposals. This isn't NHL15 where you can just force trades.




#2556523 12/13 GDT : Red Wings 1 @ Maple Leafs 4 *MOD WARNING POST 198*

Posted by darkmanx on 13 December 2014 - 07:34 PM

Our 3rd line is now a complete non factor.

 

Pulk would look pretty good on it right about now. Just saying.