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12-04-2012, 10:44 PM
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Originally Posted by JACKETfan View Post
I'm always a bit surprised when someone posts the idea that NOT playing will make us better, somehow, as if all the other teams don't have young players too.

But I have to admit, after eleven years of us "not playing" worth sh/it, not playing for real does have its merits. For one, it is less painful to watch. And two, I have more time to do other things than be mopey in-between games where the team didn't show up to play.
I did not speak based on hyperbole or empty dreams.... I saw what the Buffalo Sabres did after the 2005 strike.... The year off built that winner for at least one season, it could happen again.

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