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MileHighWingsGuy

Member Since 08 Apr 2004
Offline Last Active Aug 15 2014 06:20 PM
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In Topic: Confused on the direction of this team going forward

13 July 2014 - 12:46 AM

Is that the goal now? The Play-offs?


In Topic: Alfie wants to play

12 July 2014 - 01:59 PM

By the time the youth movement actually starts our youth will be old men.


In Topic: Wings re-sign Cleary $1.5 mill + $1mill in game bonuses

10 July 2014 - 05:49 PM

Sign Samuelsson and Totoo again and I can officially just come back next season to see if Holland is gone.


In Topic: Red Wings Target Mike Green

10 July 2014 - 03:36 PM

I really enjoy watching Wings games but don't stay up enough to properly evaluate some of the young talent like some around here. We've needed some solid defensemen for 3 or 4 years now to be a true contender

and it just never seems to happen. I like the fact we have tons of junior talent and a glut of forwards but Kenny needs to decide who is trade bait and pull the trigger on a couple defensemen that can make a difference

if he is going to continue to fail in FA. I hear some of the same names year after year after year in our system and they just never seem to translate to functional players. Last year at the start of the season people

were telling me Nyquist needed more time in GR, in fact he just needed to play. I'm not sure Green is the guy but its clear our defense as is will hold this team back and we are going no where fast.


In Topic: Red Wings Target Mike Green

10 July 2014 - 03:19 PM

We seem to be trapped with an endless supply of future stars that never play for the Wings yet are untouchable entities for trading to make the team better every year and a GM constantly in

need of making a trade and kicking the tires yet never pulls a trigger. I personally think we need a GM that can evaluate the guys we will build around and weed out some of the lesser talent to

make the team competitive to hoist a cup or two in the near term.