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04-05-2013, 10:37 AM
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Fleming Island, Fl
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Well, the feeling is mutual, because I absolutely loathe this attitude. The point isn't that a championship must be won, and certainly not every year. But success should be measured by how often the team has a serious chance to win a championship, and for this team, that has happened once, last season.
This team has accomplished a whole boatload of mediocrity. They made the playoffs a bunch of times when Lundqvist dragged in awful teams that had no business being there. One of their series wins was against what might be one of the worst teams to ever qualify for the playoffs in tha Atlanta team.
One real contender in 8 years, and major changes to the roster every 2-3 years.
Sustained Success? That's a joke. The only thing that has been sustained is mediocrity. Just because this team finally figured out how to develop good complimentary players doesn't mean that we should all line the Canyon of Heroes and jump for joy. That's not nearly enough, and so far, that's about the only thing they've gotten right.
See my post in the other thread.
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