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Andy Pred 48

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#2503168 3/29 GDT - Red Wings 4 at Maple Leafs 2

Posted by Andy Pred 48 on 29 March 2014 - 07:52 PM

look dont get me wrong im more than happy being in front going into the 3rd, but wtf is Tom Renney's jog?

Brought in to help the PP, we have the best chance to put this game to bed by going 4-1 up on a 4min pp

and we create absolutely no scoring chances. Maybe the plane was to eat up the 4 mins and go into the

3rd 3-1 up. Its so bloody annoying, i just hope it doesn't come back to bite us on the arse.

#2502315 3/27 GDT - Canadiens 5 vs. Red Wings 4

Posted by Andy Pred 48 on 27 March 2014 - 08:26 PM

so how come no goalie interf on that goal

#2501575 Net off the moorings question

Posted by Andy Pred 48 on 26 March 2014 - 07:11 AM

i have seen numerous n/m push the net off its moorings and the other team then score and i have never seen the ref allow 

the goal to stand, it seems this league makes up rules as it goes along. it will now be very interesting to see what happens

in future games and the same occurs. 

#2500421 Showcasing for Trade?

Posted by Andy Pred 48 on 24 March 2014 - 01:54 PM

I know alot of the call ups this year has been down mainly to the excessive injuries we have sustained but maybe there is a little showcasing going on here. We dont know what Kenny offered in any potential deals but he knows what the other GM's were after and maybe he's showing a little bit more of what we have on offer. That top D guy is a must for us next year and maybe a couple of pieces needed to pull off a deal in the summer are being aired at this moment in time. That D guy we need isnt in the coming UFA's so it'll need to be done via a trade. Maybe some potential trade partner whats to see the goods before he parts with his asset's ?

#2499333 3/22 GDT : Red Wings 3 at Wild 2

Posted by Andy Pred 48 on 22 March 2014 - 05:55 PM

the thing is if we make the playoffs we'll want Pav and Z back on the ice if possible. 

I would like the front office to shut them both down and let them heel up for next

year, where i believe we will be in a much better position to have a good year.

I think that they have told Weiss that he should call it a year already and get healthy

for 2014-15.

#2498680 50 UP

Posted by Andy Pred 48 on 21 March 2014 - 01:53 PM

bad advice by his agent i would guess. RH shot badly needed on the top 6 for the Wings, he would gotten enough chance's with Detroit. He asked too much for his 1 season and the Wings went and got Alfie at more $ yes but Alfie's record speaks for itself. Brunner should have seen the long term goal instead of short term gain. As long as he's happy in Jersey i guess thats all that matters.

#2496268 Next Seasons Needs/Team Future

Posted by Andy Pred 48 on 17 March 2014 - 05:38 PM

Id sooner Holland let Marchenko step up and give AA a chance than re-sign KQ on any sort of contract.

#2495619 Fedor Malykhin

Posted by Andy Pred 48 on 16 March 2014 - 04:29 PM

ive seen him play a few times in the K and he is a solid guy. i heard somewhere that if Pav wasnt going to make the Olympics

then this kid was lined up to take his spot. Im all for getting more kids in the line up, they gotta high alot of upside thou of course.

we arent a contender, so why not let the kids grow as a team over the next 3 years or so with the help of half a douzen vets as we

dont want to go the Oilers way. We could use the surplus of forwards this would create to get that top D we need.

#2495087 2014 draft thoughts.

Posted by Andy Pred 48 on 14 March 2014 - 10:28 AM

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If only eh?

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#2494058 Andersson breaks foot - down another center

Posted by Andy Pred 48 on 10 March 2014 - 01:10 PM

it'll be Cory, he knows the systems and is pretty safe in his own end. no need to bring up a natural scoring r/h winger eh? 

#2493905 Next Seasons Needs/Team Future

Posted by Andy Pred 48 on 09 March 2014 - 02:49 PM

Marchenko is going to be real good for us.

#2493895 Is the Real Brendan Smith Finally Starting the Show Up?

Posted by Andy Pred 48 on 09 March 2014 - 02:30 PM

sadly he isnt the only D that is making bonehead plays lately and i include #55

#2493889 3/9 GDT: Red Wings at Rangers

Posted by Andy Pred 48 on 09 March 2014 - 02:21 PM

i did suggest we should have traded Howard for Miller but got flack. Jimmy is very inconsistent to say the least, I would have give Miller 


a 2 year deal for his home state team and Jimmy could have gone home to NY in Buffalo! Mrazek could back up Miller for 2 years and


then take over full time. Monster is just to injury prone to be relied on. I still say trade Jimmy in the off season to get the top D would 


have to be in a package as the way he's played one for one wont get it done. No good being sentimental, if he struggles from now till


the end of the season we need to move him on, if we have any takers.

#2493188 Who will have a better career as a Red Wing: Weiss or Legwand?

Posted by Andy Pred 48 on 08 March 2014 - 02:21 PM

Datsyuk, Legwand, Weiss and Helm when all are fit and fully tuned into the systems, thats one hellavu Center line up not many teams will match.


I hope they both have good stints as Wings, and yes i do believe Legwand will re-sign on a 2 year deal. I for one am really excited to see next season's Wings roster come together, add another scoring winger ( or just go with Mantha? ) and a top D ( trade for one ) we could be back up where we belong.

#2490558 Official 2014 NHL Trade Deadline Thread

Posted by Andy Pred 48 on 05 March 2014 - 03:28 PM

i would say that Legwand will re-sign with us where as the others will test the UFA market in the summer.

He has waived his NTC to come to the Wings so that tells me he wants to come here.