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01-25-2013, 10:34 PM
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Originally Posted by Jacob View Post
Lets set a few things straight:

1) Rossi knows a moderate amount about the Pittsburgh Penguins
So do 60% of the posters in this forum, and none of us get paid to be Penguins beat writers. I would say in fact there are a decent number of posters who know far more about hockey, the league and the Pens than he does, or any other Pens beat writer or slovenly radio swine.


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2) He knows basically nothing about the NHL at large.
Truth. Yet NHL Radio interviews him occasionally as does NHL Network. Hopefully they stop. Makes them look really bad.


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3) Nobody within our organization or any other is making him privy to any pertinent info like potential trades or roster moves.
Big Truth ™. I've mentioned this before but some people refuse to accept it. I guess without the cognitive dissonance (I want to believe this rumor | I can't believe anything Rossi says because it's routinely proven to be fabricated BS), it makes it easier to justify paying attention to his rumors and crapola every spring and summer.

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