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12-03-2011, 11:08 AM
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Originally Posted by orangecrush8 View Post
It was a weak call, but the Ducks had a powerplay with 1:40 to go in the game that was equally as week. In my eyes, they both shouldn't have been called, but when they called the first penalty to give the Ducks a shot to win, they had to call the Getzlaf penalty.

That's the thing that I find funny, all the Ducks fans on their board are saying the Flyers were given the game. What they fail to realize is that they had a shot on the powerplay to basically win the game before the refs "gave" the game to the Flyers. They didn't capitalize, the Flyers did.

Also I think Getzlaf's antics earlier in the game led to his extra two minutes. He was beaking off to the refs for the other penalty he got called for. When he did it again, the refs weren't going to take it anymore
I appreciate your counterpoint. The call against the Flyers at the end of the game wasn't on the highlights so I didn't see it to gauge how penalty-worth it was.

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