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#2422285 Howard a top 6-8 goalie?

Posted by FlashyG on 25 June 2013 - 06:27 PM

Howard is not top ten, hes top 15, but he's not top 6-8 for sure.

 

I can only think of a handful who are definitely ahead of him. I think he's solidly among a group of goalies who could be ranked anywhere from 5 - 15.

 

Personally I'd rank him around 9th or 10th.




#2422279 Howard a top 6-8 goalie?

Posted by FlashyG on 25 June 2013 - 06:01 PM

Holland as much as said the other day that Mrazek will be in Grand Rapids until his waiver exemptions are gone. That is 3 years from now, he'd rather him playing 60 games in Grand Rapids than playing 20 in Detroit.

 

I'm not sure why you think Howard has Far exceeded expectations he was the 3rd goalie drafted during his draft year behind only Marc Andre Fleury and Corey Crawford.

 

Mrazek had 12 goalies drafted before he was selected in the 5th round.

 

If anything Mrazek is the one who has thus far exceeded expectations.




#2422179 Wings looking to trade before using buyouts

Posted by FlashyG on 25 June 2013 - 12:35 PM

Good thinking, if we kept Tootoo how could we possibly resign our best asset Dan Cleary....What af****** joke we are still in contract talks with this scrub, he must be offering us money.

 

I'm not a big fan of bringing Cleary back either and I actually like Tootoo, but if we're comparing the 2 players Cleary is a far bigger asset to the team than Jordin.

 

As bad as Cleary was in the regular season he was one of our best players in the playoffs. I don't want him back if its at the expense of someone like Tatar, Nyquist or Brunner but if its only on a 1 year deal and as a bottom 6 forward I can live with Cleary coming back.




#2421092 Brunner Contract Talks

Posted by FlashyG on 20 June 2013 - 06:00 PM

How many years in a row does Emmerton have to play in almost all of our games before uou realize he's a starter?

 

Just because you were a starter doesn't mean you always will be. He would have been the 4th line center this season with Andersson in Grand Rapids. When Helm couldn't go Andersson was brought in and he quickly passed Emmerton on the depth chart (as evidenced by his time on ice vs Emmerton's).

 

When Helm is back he'll either be the 3rd line center or the 4th line center, with Andersson taking the other spot.

 

I know you like Emmerton but he's the odd guy out at center, playing only when Helm or Andersson go down. He may even be waived if they need a roster spot as he's the most expendable forward we have.




#2420766 Grand Rapids Griffins Win Calder Cup! 5-2 win in game 6

Posted by FlashyG on 19 June 2013 - 12:49 AM

 

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#2420430 Grand Rapids Griffins Win Calder Cup! 5-2 win in game 6

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#2420275 Vote for Datsyuk!

Posted by FlashyG on 17 June 2013 - 02:45 PM

The gap is closing...Down to around 20%.

 

You can vote multiple times you just have to wait 10 seconds.

 

Commenters are going Crazy that Datsyuk is coming back, lets make them lose their collective mind by putting Datsyuk into the finals vs himself.




#2420007 Calder Cup Finals Game 5 GDT - Syracuse Crunch @ Grand Rapids Griffins

Posted by FlashyG on 15 June 2013 - 01:25 AM

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#2419399 Streit traded to Philly..? Buyouts?

Posted by FlashyG on 12 June 2013 - 01:06 PM

The Wings could potentially trade for someone's rights, but short of that I wouldn't hold my breathe on a FA signing.

 

The team is trying to re-sign, Brunner, Cleary and Miller and then has a bunch of RFA's to deal with. Without shipping some salary out there isn't really any cap space for any Free Agents.




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#2418768 Calder Cup Finals Game 2 GDT - Grand Rapids Griffins @ Syracuse Crunch

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#2418489 Calder Cup Finals Game 1 GDT - Grand Rapids Griffins @ Syracuse Crunch

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#2418266 2013 Offseason Thread

Posted by FlashyG on 06 June 2013 - 08:47 PM

 


 

chris osgood???? huh what does ozzie have to do with this? lol ... and mrazek helped lead the griffins to the finals , i dont think they get in without him ... even weekes praised him on cbc ... didnt even think cbc mentioned anything to do with the ahl lol

 

I think Ozzie must have said he thought Patterson had more potential than Mrazek.

 

Personally I think its WAY to early to proclaim either as the better prospect. Mrazek is more proven at this point but he's also further along in his development. Before his WJHC performance nobody knew who he was and he certainly wasn't seen as a potential NHL star.

 

Going into his World Juniors Patterson actually has a higher profile than Mrazek did, considering he was the best goalie at Canada's camp last year and considering the competition he has to face just to make team Canada.

 

Either way I think both have great potential and our goaltending is in pretty good shape for the future.




#2418257 Ken Holland & Co. Prospects vs. Steve Yzerman & Co. Prospects

Posted by FlashyG on 06 June 2013 - 08:16 PM

For our team, "Hakan Andersson and Co. Prospects" may be more accurate.

I don't think there are more than 3 players on the Griffins who Hakan had anything to do with.