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01-02-2014, 12:17 PM
The Gloaming
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Originally Posted by SlingshotVv View Post
You'd rather be a pens fan and tank entire decades to have elite talent for a decade? If you're *****ing about mediocrity I'd love to see how you'd feel about 7 bottom 5 finishes in 10 seasons. Or about watching a team that has no compete level, no scoring talent, and no defense or goaltending ( which is all required for that level of suck), night in and night out, season after season, with top picks that don't necessarily pan out as reward sometimes, like the Morozov era Pens. I'm sure you'd be positively looking to the future *rolls eyes*
You don't need 5 years. Chicago struck gold with Toews in 2006 and Kane in 2007. Add to them the shrewd trades and lower round draft picks that their management has been able to accomplish ever since their owner changed, and you have what might become a dynasty.

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