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#2665159 2016 Playoffs % chances (part II)

Posted by Barrie on 06 April 2016 - 10:41 PM

Now it's saying 91.4%



#2665157 4/6 GDT : Philadelphia Flyers at Red Wings, 8:00 ET

Posted by Barrie on 06 April 2016 - 10:24 PM

Great game by Howie. Good thing Holland didn't trade him.



#2665153 Wings fans, I need your help -- Octopus etiquette

Posted by Barrie on 06 April 2016 - 10:16 PM

If our buddy threw the octopus on the ice, I hope he didn't get kicked out. That was an exciting game!

#2664752 HNIC Rumor: Datsyuk to return to Russia

Posted by Barrie on 06 April 2016 - 12:29 PM

I mean seriously watch the interview. 


Helene St James: "Pavel can you address the speculation about your return to Russia this summer?"


Datsyuk: "What did you say about Russia?? Are you come to Russia?? I'm not come to Russia yet."


Helene St James: "Are you going to play in Detroit next season?"


Datsyuk: "I have one year left on contract, and 3 games left and this more focus for me now" 




I'll add, Pav's doesn't speak the best English, so what he says can easily be miss understood. As mentioned, I say he honor's the contract.

#2664751 4/6 GDT : Philadelphia Flyers at Red Wings, 8:00 ET

Posted by Barrie on 06 April 2016 - 12:23 PM

8:00 is the perfect time, because the Tigers game starts at 4:55. Tigs should be done when the Wings game starts. Gonna be a fun night watching my 2 favorite teams. :thumbup:

#2664749 2016 Playoffs % chances (part II)

Posted by Barrie on 06 April 2016 - 12:18 PM

I agree, I was just saying. I'm excited for tonight! Playoff hockey starts for us now!!


Yup, I got what you were saying. To bad we lost that game, but let's go!

#2664713 2016 Playoffs % chances (part II)

Posted by Barrie on 06 April 2016 - 10:15 AM

Just think if we were able to score against Toronto in that one game.. What could've been. Oh well! Let's go!!!


Right, can't worry about that, just keep winning.

#2664143 Stamkos out 1-3 months

Posted by Barrie on 02 April 2016 - 10:28 PM

All the best to Stamkos.


I'll be a jerk and be the first to say it, makes taking 3rd place in the Division even more important. Detroit or Boston can play Tampa in the 1st round when their best player is out.

#2664142 4/2 GDT : Detroit Red Wings at Toronto Maple Leafs, 7:00 PM EDT

Posted by Barrie on 02 April 2016 - 10:25 PM

I can't believe I'm saying this, but Let's go Black Hawks and Go Pens Go!

#2662514 Fixing this mess....

Posted by Barrie on 28 March 2016 - 11:50 AM

I was at Puck Talks Live http://www.homestand...k-talks-toronto in Toronto last week. They were talking about Stamkos. Chris Johnson from Sportsnet thinks Stamkos is going to sign with the Wings. It was funny, about a 1/3 or the room when he said it, myself included, cheered :)

#2658719 3/10 GDT : Winnipeg Jets at Red Wings, 7:30 EST

Posted by Barrie on 10 March 2016 - 10:32 PM

Dont like us backing down after hits. Thats bush league by abdelkader. If he doesnt answer the bell, larkin will get run. No bueno.


Mick and Kenny made a good point, if there's no penalty call on the play, don't fight. We needed the win, I think it was a great decision by Abby.

#2656486 Jakub Kindl traded to Panthers

Posted by Barrie on 29 February 2016 - 04:33 PM

So this was our only deadline move? That's fine with me.

#2655500 2/26 GDT : Red Wings at Avalanche Alumni Game, 7:00 EST

Posted by Barrie on 27 February 2016 - 10:10 AM

Yzerman on pregame video hi-lights: “It was all Avalanche highlights. I got tired of them knocking us over and scoring. I stopped watching.”

Source: https://twitter.com/...417570267783168

Stevie will always be the captain. :wub:

It's too bad Roy was so damn good today.


Yea I was yelling at the TV, "Show the Wings score a goal"! I guess the Avalanche guys put the video together.


We lost, but a great night. I still recognize how those guys skate. We won the rivalry 7-0 in Game 7 of 2002, and had more Cups (4-2), so they can have the Alumni Game :lol:

It was a typical Wings-Avs game, we out shot them 2-1, and Roy stood on his head. If it was a best of 7, we would have won in 6 :innocent:

#2653474 Dennis Wideman Suspended 20 Games

Posted by Barrie on 17 February 2016 - 06:53 PM

I thought he should have sat out the rest of the year, but I'm satisfied his 20 game suspension stuck. Wideman had no excuse. Players get concussed in hockey all the time, and none of them have gone after an official. As mentioned, I think if any reduction in the suspension would have made it open season on the officials, and the player could have said, "Oh sorry, I had a concussion".

#2653411 Thanks for helping me. First time at the Joe.

Posted by Barrie on 16 February 2016 - 08:21 PM

Great pics man! Can't wait until I go to The Joe on March 12th vs. the Rangers.


I always notice Zetterberg always has to stand behind Datsyuk when he's in the faceoff circle during warm ups. Must be a superstition? I have a couple pictures of them, one taken in Detroit another one in Buffalo.