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03-11-2012, 04:16 PM
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Originally Posted by Beendair Donedat View Post
You need to take a pill and relax buddy. Why the insults? I was alive and watched the series, you do realize that Calgary team was the best team in the NHL at the time and featured future Hall of Famers, Vernon, MacInnis (who lead the entire playoffs in scoring and won the Conn Smythe), Mullen and Gilmour. That was the thing that killed the Habs, nobody could stop Mullen, Gilmour and MacInnis. Vernon played well and the Habs big guns never fired.

Chelios wasn't as effective after the Hextall incident, Bobby Smith and Naslund weren't great, and Russ Courtnall was also just fair. Richer was almost invisible.

Gainey and Carbonneau couldn't shutdown the big Flames line while Otto and company shutdown the Habs scoring.

And feel free to **** off with your condescending attitude.
Not to mention a certain Theo Fleury entering his prime. He mentioned in his book that Roy was practically unbeatable in those series.

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