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#2307199 Brad Stuart's rights traded to San Jose

Posted by Bannedforlife on 13 June 2012 - 03:04 PM

I think Schultz is more valuable then Stuart. And you know Kenny let his pal Stewie pick where he wanted to go

Wouldn't be surprised to see that 7th, Murray, and another pick go to the Ducks for Schultz though

I dont think so. Stuart is a proven veteran with a Stanley Cup ring. Schultz is a highly touted, but unproven prospect. It seems even to me.

I think it's more likely that Holland isn't interested in Schultz.

#2307182 2012-2013 Odds of winning the Stanley Cup

Posted by Bannedforlife on 13 June 2012 - 02:14 PM

Minnesota Wild @ 75/1 lol I guess they didnt take their prospect pool into account!

#2307039 Brad Stuart's rights traded to San Jose

Posted by Bannedforlife on 12 June 2012 - 10:35 PM

...are you serious? R.i.g.h.t.s.

Uhhh, yea. The rights to Stuart for the rights to schultz. Duh...

#2303024 If you could pick any 23 players in the NHL to start a franchise with

Posted by Bannedforlife on 24 May 2012 - 01:36 PM

lol, come on. lot of size on that team. 4th line of lucic-getzlaf-perry is big and mean. all the wingers, aside from giroux, are big (malkin's the next smallest at 6-3 205). weber, suter, doughty, keith and even letang are all gritty on defense too.

I know its fun to imagine a team full of superstars, but can you imagine the egos in that dressing room?

#2296655 Building a new Wings team (the realists thread)

Posted by Bannedforlife on 24 April 2012 - 11:53 AM

I wonder if Chicago would be willing to trade Hossa for Franzen?

#2295300 4-1 1st rd exit best thing for Wings

Posted by Bannedforlife on 21 April 2012 - 02:25 PM

I disagree. We are now a much less desirable destination for free agents. The 2 most sought after free agents-to-be are still playing. No bueno

#2267986 Kronwall Destroys Voracek

Posted by Bannedforlife on 07 March 2012 - 07:23 AM

As for Voracek, the way his arms flailed out after the hit seemed indicative of decerebrate posturing, which is quite serious and implies severe brain damage. I hope Voracek the best, and would love to see him back on the ice soon.

Wrong. Did you even read the link you provided? The position of his arms is called the fencing response and tends to indicate that you just got knocked the f*** out. Don't you ever watch boxing or mma? Voracek only had his arms raised for a split second and was immediately conscious and on his knees. He might have a slight concussion, if at all.

#2266185 Standings sans Loser Point

Posted by Bannedforlife on 03 March 2012 - 07:48 PM

Glad John Hancock didn't share your philosophy. :ph34r:

It's HERBIE Hancock. Duhhhh!

#2266156 Standings sans Loser Point

Posted by Bannedforlife on 03 March 2012 - 04:41 PM

In my opinion, people who spend their time whining and complaining about rules that probably will not be changed in our lifetime, are morons. Just my 2 cents.

#2250420 Calgary trades Brendan Morrison to the Hawks

Posted by Bannedforlife on 28 January 2012 - 10:16 AM

I didn't realize he was still in the league. Sorry brendan

#2200790 Free agency in 2012

Posted by Bannedforlife on 24 July 2011 - 08:24 PM

His first post and he's already bagging on Eva! Hilarious!

#2197782 Caps trying to trade Semin?

Posted by Bannedforlife on 11 July 2011 - 04:18 AM

to me

Hudler,1st rounder and another pick should do , i wouldnt mind maybe giving up something like Miller or Eaves,Kindl,1st rounder a later pick and a conditional pick i think now that Hudler has gotten back into the NHL form he is going to surprise everyone next season

Holland wasn't able to GIVE Hudler away at the draft, and now you think the Caps will trade us Alexander Semin if we add a couple of picks? LOL Do me a favor, go ahead and hold your breath until that happens.

#2192907 Wings re-sign Ericsson to 3-year, $9.75m contract

Posted by Bannedforlife on 30 June 2011 - 09:30 PM

This contract suggests that Holland thinks Lidstrom is less than twice as good at hockey than Ericsson is. :blink:

#2189911 2011 NHL Draft: Rounds 2-7 Discussion

Posted by Bannedforlife on 26 June 2011 - 03:40 AM

the Marchenko pick was a steal that low. He is one of the best D men if not the best, in his age group in Russia.The fact he stated he wouldnt leave russia before last years draft put off all the teams and he didnt get drafted. Someone within the Wings scouting has obviously talked to him and given the top brass the green light about his change of heart. Im pumped about getting Jurco, but this pick could be a brilliant move by the front office boys.

I think you're reading too much into it. Its more likely that they decided that none of the remaining players in the 7th round had any shot of ever making it to the NHL anyway and decided it was better to take the risk on Marchenko on the off chance that he could be persuaded to come to the NHL someday. Im not saying he'll never play for the Red Wings, but I wouldn't get my hopes up.

#2189478 Babcock "pissed off" about Burns-to-SJ

Posted by Bannedforlife on 25 June 2011 - 09:21 AM

imf****** pissed too. i was pushing as hard as anyone to land this guy. shows that a trade was possible, and people (babs) felt like we should have picked him up. f*** holland. carter, richards, and now burns? god i don't see this offseason going well anymore.

I'm over getting upset about things I have no control over. Either Holland will get his s*** together this off-season or at some point in the future, or he won't. If he doesn't, we'll either ease comfortably into a decade or so of middle of the pack mediocracy, or we'll bottom out and pile up some nice lottery picks. Either way, I'm done skipping my Friday night plans to stay glued to my TV to watch the draft, or endlessly pressing the LGW refresh button on July 1st and on deadline day and whatnot. It's too sunny outside for this s***.