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#2511646 Lucic Spearing DeKeyser

Posted by e_prime on 19 April 2014 - 09:46 PM


That's ok...we'll give Boychuk the green light to take nail your 2 starts...oh wait...Z's out so we'll nail Dat's and Nyquist. You'll see what it's like to be the Eastern Conference version of the Nashville Preds...1st round bounce.

Green light?   Really.  Isn't already open season for cheap shots on guys that aren't looking.


Anyway, I thought your best players didn't play game one because of the sniffles.  We've got legit injuries over here, pal.


Also, as far as I can recall... yeah, pretty sure Detroit has won the President's Trophy over the years... 23 years of playoffs (skin of teeth or other-wise, through adversity, injury, etc. or otherwise) ...teams that win the President's Trophy... often go out early.   So enjoy that sentiment.


...and as far as chucking knuckles.  Yeah, big bruiser Lucic. Grand Champion of spot picking knuckle-chucking...  what did he do last night? 

Certainly didn't throw any bombs.  (Unless it was after a whistle or the game was over) 

More like cheap shots to a guy who isn't even looking.  Real Tough.  Real Classy.



#2511644 ECQF - Series C - Penguins versus Blue Jackets

Posted by e_prime on 19 April 2014 - 09:30 PM

Stick to the nuts is old news.  No penalty.  No fine.  No suspension.  Let's get real... this is teh PLAYOFFS!   /sarcasm.


In other news: 


Dear Pittsburgh Fans,


Just because your players fall down when hit by an opposing Blue Jacket player does not mean that you should boo if there is no penalty called.

Hitting is still (partially) legal in Ye Olde NHL.


Yours Truly,



#2505450 Around The League - Eastern Conference Playoff Race

Posted by e_prime on 03 April 2014 - 08:06 AM

April 4 - Buffalo

April 5 - @Montreal

April 8 - @Buffalo

April 9 - @Pittsburgh

April 11 - Carolina

April 13 - @St. Louis


Those two home games are MUST WINS.

I actually like the fact that 3 of those 4 road games are going to be hard fought.

A real test for the playoffs.

Keep the foot on the gas, boys.

#2505342 4/2 GDT - Bruins 2 at Red Wings 3

Posted by e_prime on 02 April 2014 - 10:05 PM












Reallllllly wanted to post some butt pat .gifs to answer this post... but forgot to turn off google filters.  I got distracted for a while.  Sorry.


Yayyyyyyyyyyyyyyy Wings!!



#2505325 4/2 GDT - Bruins 2 at Red Wings 3

Posted by e_prime on 02 April 2014 - 09:52 PM

Howard won us this game. Needs to be said.


This.   ...and some clutch scoring from some youngsters. 


I have to ask... was Quincey on the ice for the last few minutes?   'cuz I think he might have been.

#2505306 Gustav Nyquist Appreciation Thread

Posted by e_prime on 02 April 2014 - 09:47 PM

It was my birthday two Saturdays ago... I was thinking hard about what I should get myself.   I think a NYQUIST jersey is in order.  S-T-A-T.

#2505284 Mitch Callahan takes selfie after puck to the mouth (GRAPHIC)

Posted by e_prime on 02 April 2014 - 09:42 PM

Looks like he was trying to hand the trainer his teeth.  



Well, the guy's a beast.  He'll bounce back. 

#2505271 4/2 GDT - Bruins 2 at Red Wings 3

Posted by e_prime on 02 April 2014 - 09:40 PM



TATAR = Delicious with fish... and on fries, etc.



#2505260 4/2 GDT - Bruins 2 at Red Wings 3

Posted by e_prime on 02 April 2014 - 09:38 PM

With that win right there... I'll go ahead and say:  We control our destiny.

#2504450 Around The League - Eastern Conference Playoff Race

Posted by e_prime on 01 April 2014 - 08:45 PM

TOR won but ''lumbus lost in OT.  Washington lost.  Even if the Devils win in OT they still don't have enough points to catch us or the BJs.


So they all stay behind us in the standings.


We need another win tomorrow, and then we need the Bruins to rebound from their loss against us with a win against Toronto on Thursday.

#2504155 Next Seasons Needs/Team Future

Posted by e_prime on 31 March 2014 - 01:03 PM


I think you could trade him.  I just don't think the return would be great, but who cares right?

Indeed.  The only way you're going to get great return for him is if he is packaged for a greater return.  In which case, people will complain about overpaying... but whatever.  You trade him to a place that has difficulty signing players.  Like EDM or NYI ...or to a rebuilding team that needs a reasonable cap-hit.  Like CGY or BUF.  



...and there's no way we're moving Weiss in the off-season.  His value is at an all-time low and his potential if he makes a rebound when healthy is way too high.

#2503516 Legwand to Detroit for Eaves, Jarnkrok + cond 3rd/2nd

Posted by e_prime on 30 March 2014 - 02:27 PM

Maybe Jarnkrok can score a GWG tonight and "help out his old team" by keeping the Caps on the outside looking in.


btw: So over this trade.

#2500494 Callahan called up from GR.....

Posted by e_prime on 24 March 2014 - 05:33 PM


#2497242 Maple Leafs 2 @ Red Wings 3

Posted by e_prime on 19 March 2014 - 10:12 AM

Ray Petkau @RayPetkau 12h

As is customary in Toronto, when your team plays poor defensively game after game you blame your goalie.


#2494087 Is the Real Brendan Smith Finally Starting the Show Up?

Posted by e_prime on 10 March 2014 - 03:40 PM

I'm not ready to give up on Smith just yet, but Kindl can get packed off to a team that has trouble signing players and/or is in re-build mode and can trade us a better defenseman - ASAP.