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Member Since 15 Apr 2012
Offline Last Active Sep 04 2012 01:44 PM
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In Topic: Anyone else notice the Rangers are drafting a LOT better than us?

15 May 2012 - 12:22 PM

Yeah, they've done a great job drafting and have a bunch of cups to back up the notion -- oh wait. Championships or nothing.

In Topic: Jimmy Devellano believes salary cap will increase

02 May 2012 - 03:41 PM

<br />The Wings already had an advantage with tons of cap space. This just makes the competition for Parise/Suter all the greater.<br />

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It would then stay exactly the same.

In Topic: Shorter Overtimes

22 April 2012 - 09:54 PM

<br />Seems like overtimes have ended a lot faster the last few years than I can ever remember.<br /><br />The marathon overtime games of the past are fading away.  About 10 years ago especially, there were multiple OT games seemingly every night.  <br /><br />I guess in one sense, this era of hockey brings more exciting back and forth OT's, hence the game ends faster.  Ten years ago, there was more trapping and less chances, hence the games went on longer.  Of course, there are still games from time to time that go multiple OT's (we already had one in these playoffs), but I'm noticing they're becoming more rare.    <br /><br />Personally, I miss seeing longer overtime games, especially when other teams are playing.  Just seeing the grind and tear that long games have on the players adds to the playoff excitement.  Goals in such games are so backbreaking for the team that loses them.  Now, the games end before I can even sit down to watch the OT.<br />

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I plan on negging you every chance I get.

In Topic: WCQF Game 5 GDT : Red Wings 1 at Predators 2

21 April 2012 - 09:16 AM

I believe Holland will make a big plash for this new season. This is why he kept the money back and he will have more to play with as some players will retire or be let go. Franzen, to me is an enigma and I would certainly keep him. My main objective for Franzen, next year, would be to centre his own line. That's his natural position - so have him play it. Then you would have Dats, Z, Franzen and Helm. I think that could be 4 strong lines. Will Bacock consider this? Of course not because he lives in a bubble.


Pretty sure you live in the bubble.