Go Back   HFBoards > NHL Eastern Conference > Atlantic Division > Ottawa Senators
Mobile Hockey's Future Become a Sponsor Site Rules Support Forum vBookie Page 2

Prince pissed after getting cut from WJ

Thread Tools
12-23-2011, 07:48 AM
Registered User
Upgrayedd's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Ottawa
Country: Canada
Posts: 1,160
vCash: 500
Not saying he did or didnt deserve to be cut but the way they went about the final cuts is a joke if in fact correct, call all players in for a breakfast meeting, ring off the 23 names who made team ask them to leave the room then hand out plane tickets to the remaining 6.....that's bush league imo!

Upgrayedd is offline   Reply With Quote
12-23-2011, 07:52 AM
Registered User
WantEggRoll's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Ottawa
Country: Canada
Posts: 2,763
vCash: 177
Everyone knows the best selection process is a high paced game of musical chairs.

WantEggRoll is offline   Reply With Quote
12-23-2011, 08:02 AM
Registered User
Join Date: Oct 2009
Posts: 978
vCash: 500
i understand the motive behind preferring players from the NTDP. anyone would. USA Hockey is pouring a lot of money into the programme, scouting across the country to find high school (and sometimes younger) players to join the programme.

having a roster of mostly NTDP gives them a clear benchmark on where they feel their development is at, in comparison to kids coming up the CHL route, on the world's biggest stage where the best U20's come to play. is it unfair to players trying out for the national team? sure, but it's not without its reasons.

dystemper is offline   Reply With Quote

Forum Jump


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:31 AM.

monitoring_string = "e4251c93e2ba248d29da988d93bf5144"
Contact Us - HFBoards - Archive - Privacy Statement - Terms of Use - Advertise - Top - AdChoices

vBulletin Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
HFBoards.com is a property of CraveOnline Media, LLC, an Evolve Media, LLC company. ©2014 All Rights Reserved.