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HelmFan

Member Since 25 Oct 2010
Offline Last Active Mar 29 2015 04:07 PM
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In Topic: 3/15 GDT : Red Wings 5 at Penguins 1

15 March 2015 - 10:03 AM

If Helm isn't playing, I'm not going to bother watching this one.

I skipped yesterday's game and the loss doesn't sting nearly as bad as if I had invested 2.5 hours of a Saturday afternoon into it. These s*** shows that Wings turn in for the afternoon games sure can put a sour mood into the rest of the day.

In Topic: 3/12 GDT : Blue Jackets 3 at Red Wings 1

12 March 2015 - 09:18 PM

This team sucks without Helm.


In Topic: Helm injury update and a very good one too

12 March 2015 - 08:23 AM

I'm aware the chances are that he won't continuously put up points.
My question was, if he put up a point every other game, would you object to him staying there.
I get that it seems crazy to have a prototypical 4th line c as a first line winger, I understand that.
If he scores or is directly involved the scoring at a .50 ppg was the context of the question.
Whether or not it was a fluke that he scored, or a soft goal, or any other knock against him being on datsyuks wing is irrelevant.

 

 

that's an odd question. 

 

If he scored if every other game he would be a 40 goal scorer, and making 7 million dollars.  Of course he'd be on the first line.

 

last time we had a guy even close to that good, we signed Franzen instead.


In Topic: Red Wings acquire Erik Cole, conditional 3rd from Stars

02 March 2015 - 06:57 PM

Not sure if it's already been posted here, but the team seemed to suggest he'll wind up with Z.
 

Ken Holland calls the trades to get Zidlicky and Cole more of depth moves. Mentioned Erik Cole playing on a line with Zetterberg. #Wings

And are Cleary and Cole REALLY being compared? Cole's scored more goals than Cleary's played this year.

 

 

Yeah, the Dats-Tatar-Helm line has been really good.  (and there's been  a good handful of games where Helm has been the best player on the ice)

 

And the Z-Abby-Nyquist has been fairly lacklustre lately. Might be better off Replacing Abby with Cole

 

A 3rd line of Abby-Sheahan-Weiss could really wreck some house come playoff time.

 

Cole-Z-Nquist

Helm-Dats-Tatar

Abby-Sheahan-Weiss

Miller-Glendening-Anderson.  (This line has been fantastic all year,btw)

 

Babs will start the playoffs with the vets. Jurco and Pulks will be the odd men out for the playoffs.


In Topic: Zetterberg leaves after 2nd Period; "upper body injury"

22 February 2015 - 10:13 AM

Benn should face diciplinary action for that. The league wants to cut back on hits to the head? Well, that was about as clear of intentional,dirty, hit to the head I've ever seen.