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In Topic: Do you want Jonas Gustavsson re-signed?

24 April 2014 - 10:32 AM

I'm all for Mrazek. The Monster story, year in and year out, of, "he's a slow starter" and his wonky groin have worn thin with me. Bring up Petr, split games 40-60 and let him get some work under his belt. If he doesn't get some NHL work he's going to eventually leave free-agent and we get nothing for him


In Topic: Net off the moorings question

26 March 2014 - 10:42 AM

The part that bothers me the most is that if the net had not been dislodged, the player would not have been in position to score the goal.

 

But it is what it is :glare:


In Topic: Has anyone noticed this trend? 3 years now

18 January 2014 - 08:48 AM

Is it just me or shouldn't a professional that has played the game for +20 years (in a lot of cases) be somewhat aware of what type of stretching/conditioning their body requires to minimize injuries? I know when I played a number of different sports over the years I required certain regimines to perform my best and I figured those out after a few practices.

 

That being said, I think that The Wings are very cautious when any groin issue arises. If anybody recalls, back not too long ago, a groin strain would have a player out 2 weeks, bare minimum. Now, although inconvienent, the team takes them out at the slightest tweak and they (not always) are headed back to the lineup within a couple weeks.


In Topic: Howard on U.S. Olympic Roster

30 December 2013 - 10:52 AM

Would not have guessed this, but congrats Jimmy


In Topic: Alumni Games...I'm confused

28 December 2013 - 09:24 AM

I noticed the same thing. I have a sneaky suspicion that there will be a few Wings that suit up in a Leaf sweater for the second game. Last I heard, the second game's roster for the Wing's will be Cup winners and Hall inductees, leaving a handful of guys (if they are up to it) to skate for TO.