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#2510236 ECQF - Series A - Bruins versus Red Wings

Posted by FireCaptain on 17 April 2014 - 03:39 PM

Really..?

 

Thanks, Capt Obvious.. hahaha

 

I was making a joke. 

 

It's all good. .

 

Seeing it is not the same to the players as holding it.




#2510219 2014 Round 1 Photoshop War: Boston Bruins

Posted by FireCaptain on 17 April 2014 - 02:08 PM

REQ: Since their nickname is "the B's".. I was thinking a cartoon bee with the B logo on it and a giant red fly swatter with the Wings logo or the Old English D logo in the mesh part.. 




#2510004 2014 Round 1 Photoshop War: Boston Bruins

Posted by FireCaptain on 16 April 2014 - 11:20 AM

Although this is pretty cool, does anyone else notice that they made Al the Octopus look like Roger from Family Guy?...excuse me.. American Dad.. I screwed that one up.

 

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From Bruins facebook page: 

 

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#2509726 ECQF - Series A - Bruins versus Red Wings

Posted by FireCaptain on 14 April 2014 - 11:30 PM

Infographic from sbnation.

 

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#2509715 ECQF - Series A - Bruins versus Red Wings

Posted by FireCaptain on 14 April 2014 - 10:19 PM

Love, spit, bubble gum and hope. ;)

 

What's the logic for the Wings winning again? 




#2509567 ECQF - Series A - Bruins versus Red Wings

Posted by FireCaptain on 14 April 2014 - 12:11 PM

http://kuklaskorner...._medium=twitter




#2509565 ECQF - Series C - Penguins versus Blue Jackets

Posted by FireCaptain on 14 April 2014 - 12:09 PM

Yes, my unseen internet princess, I love your pretty face as I imagine it to look. ;)

 

But yeah - #Lumbus

Is what for real? My beautiful face? My sparkling wit? I assure you, it's not too good to be true. If you're referring to the #Lumbus thing, I believe it was started by the Kings official twitter account...last season? My memory is not as amazing as my other attributes, sorry.




#2509556 ECQF - Series C - Penguins versus Blue Jackets

Posted by FireCaptain on 14 April 2014 - 11:55 AM

Excited to hear Vokoun was recalled from the AHL, apparently ready for his inevitable Game 3 start. #Penguins

 

 

HAHAhahahahahaaha!!!!!!!!!!




#2509551 Kyle Quincey Appreciation thread

Posted by FireCaptain on 14 April 2014 - 11:35 AM

Thank you for being an uninjurable iron horse this year. You are one of only two Red Wings to play in all 82 games.

 

Despite all that ice time you still managed to come up only 5th in defensive scoring and 18th in overall team scoring. 

 

You averaged slightly more than 1 boneheaded penalty minute per game (88 minutes in 82 games) - which, coincidentally, is the team high for penalty minutes this year. 

 

Your four goals speak volumes about your inability to find the twine and yet - you never stop trying. Little the Little Kyle That Could - you rank 10th on the team in shots with 106. Your 3.8% shooting percentage actually makes us miss Dan Cleary's 6.3%. Your single GWG must have stirred something down deep that encouraged you like little angel on your shoulder. Every time you touched the puck that little guy could be heard shouting, "SHOOT KYLE, SHOOT! You're good enough, you're smart enough and doggone it, people like you (more than MIKAEL SAMUELSSON)!"

 

You points production was damn near equal home and away - 6 home and 7 away, but your +/- shows that you really get nervous at the Joe - +6 on the road and -11 at home. You did this all while saying, "Damn the critics! My -5 is a meaningless stat anyway!"

 

Having said all that, you did spend an average of 30 more seconds on ice in all of the winning games than the losing games - 21:02 vs. 20:35 - so that makes it clear - MOAR QUINCEY = MOAR WINS!




#2509535 WCQF - Series E - Colorado vs. Minnesota

Posted by FireCaptain on 14 April 2014 - 11:04 AM

It's almost required NOT to make sense! That's what makes sports fandom great!

 

 It's all very childish but that's why we have sports, right?




#2509519 ECQF - Series A - Bruins versus Red Wings

Posted by FireCaptain on 14 April 2014 - 10:46 AM

The series that we're all here for. 

 

I think it goes long (6 or 7) and the Wings move on to the next round.

 

After stomping through the season, the Bruins only had 2 teams that they lost their season series' against and the Wings were one of them.

 

The X Factor is obviously Rask - but 'playoff style' Jimmy Howard can be quite the X Factor himself.

 

Just hope our offense doesn't go anemic - because as Pavel said, "We not score, is hard to win."




#2509484 % chance of making the playoffs

Posted by FireCaptain on 14 April 2014 - 07:35 AM

aren't our chances 100% now? ;)


There's still a chance that we get bumped and Pittsburg gets a first round bye. It's called the "Crosby Exemption" and can be enacted by a call from Sidney to Gary on a special pink princess phone in Mario's basement. The exemption would cause Columbus to play the Bruins and the Wings to be instantly eliminated from contention.

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#2509452 bashing skid the kid

Posted by FireCaptain on 13 April 2014 - 10:36 PM

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Found this on facebook tonight.




#2502531 kid gets blasted by the glass CBJ v. MTL game

Posted by FireCaptain on 27 March 2014 - 11:26 PM

Thanks, Captain Funkiller. ;)

That's one of many reasons why you shouldn't be banging on the glass.


Is it still OK to yell at those d-bags on my tv that INSIST on standing up and waving at the camera during Wings games at the Joe?

 

Half the time, the idiots in question block part of the faceoffs.

Don Cherry showed this and said it served the person right for standing up and blocking the view of other fans. Maybe he has a point, but to me it sounds too much like "this is the etiquette of a hockey game" like they're at the opera. to me relax let people get in to the game. No one in a mosh pit would say "excuse me, sir you're blocking my view."

 

And yes video funny, and yes me drunk. GO WINGS!!!!!!!




#2502518 kid gets blasted by the glass CBJ v. MTL game

Posted by FireCaptain on 27 March 2014 - 10:43 PM

I've had this happen to a couple beers that were resting on the ledge, but this kid gets decked by the glass during a check.

 

http://www.dailydot....ss-hockey-game/