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07-17-2009, 12:41 PM
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Originally Posted by BigKing View Post
Lastly, whoever said they like Saturday matinees is crazy unless you live close to Staples. Traffic is worse than weeknights and it blows your entire Saturday. You get drunk too early in the day and then you're tired by the time you get home and want to fall asleep. Smaller crowds/sleepy crowds or something because it's usually quiet.

Nothing worse than a 1 PM Saturday game against Phoenix or Nashville.
That's the thing, though; back in the early 2000s, they weren't playing Phoenix (who seemed to always beat the Kings here, anyway...well, 'cept for opening night 2002) and Nashville; they were playing Colorado, Vancouver, Edmonton, Anaheim, etc. And as to the traffic; maybe I just got unlucky (quite possible), but I always felt the 110/405 S was much worse on Saturday night as opposed to Sat. day.

Originally Posted by BigKing View Post
Also, that last week is pretty brutal with T/TH games and then Sat at 1 PM and then Sun at noon in Colorado. Luckily it's Colorado but two games in less than 24 hours is pretty lame to end the season.
Agreed here. Then again, a victory over the Avs in Denver wouldn't be a bad way to end the season....

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