Thread: Another Egg!
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12-03-2003, 07:13 PM
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Thalia
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Originally Posted by hackey
Hey guys, that's Minnesotas game plan. They play the identical smothering game against Colorado, Detroit, Vancouver. They will stiffle any offensive team and use their version of the stinkin' trap or whatever they call it to shut down the opposition. Lemaire prides in playing UglyHockey 101, but it works for them. It frustrates the crap out of the other teams and Minny always manages to squeak out a win in the end. They beat alot of teams that way.
That is what exactly what happened to Colorado and Vancouver last year in the playoffs. Your're sitting there watching the game, maybe nod off a bit, get's boring as hell, begin to wonder what the hell is going on? then they skate away with a win....
Exactly! The Wild's trappy system makes the best teams look crappy, that's why I can't stand watching them. Give me a Columbus game anyday.

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