Thread: Prospect Info: Oilerrrr I Mean Barons '12-13 Thread
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09-26-2012, 06:40 PM
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Originally Posted by 40oz View Post
Seriously? Why no preseason games?
I believe it was the same deal last year. They got smoked 7-0 in their first game, without the benefit of full team practices beforehand.

Maybe AHL preseason games aren't financially feasible, or logically necessary, what with final NHL cuts and AHL assignments happening right before the start of the season. Maybe the thought process is that things will come together in the first week or two of the season.

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