HFBoards

Go Back   HFBoards > General Hockey Discussion > The Rink
Mobile Hockey's Future Become a Sponsor Site Rules Support Forum vBookie Page 2
The Rink For the not so ready for prime-time players, coaches, referees, and the people that have to live with them. Discuss experiences in local leagues, coaching tips, equipment, and training.

What NHL Player Do You Play Like?

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old
01-18-2012, 10:53 PM
  #1
Royal Canuck
Go Jumbo Joe!
 
Royal Canuck's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Victoria, BC
Country: Canada
Posts: 11,156
vCash: 814
What NHL Player Do You Play Like?

I've been compared to a mixture between Mason Raymond and Ryan Kesler.

As a goalie I was always compared to Tim Thomas and Sergei Bobrovsky's Low Stance.

Who have you guys been compared to?

Royal Canuck is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
01-18-2012, 11:26 PM
  #2
kmad
Riot Survivor
 
kmad's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: Vancouver
Country: Canada
Posts: 32,513
vCash: 500
Vladimir Konstantinov

kmad is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
01-19-2012, 02:32 AM
  #3
Doughnuts08
Registered User
 
Doughnuts08's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: So Cal
Posts: 25
vCash: 500
A cross between Wayne Gretzky and Charlie Huddy

Doughnuts08 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
01-19-2012, 03:25 AM
  #4
JoeCool16
Registered User
 
JoeCool16's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Vancouver
Country: Canada
Posts: 1,846
vCash: 500
Patrick Stefan on an empty-net breakaway.

JoeCool16 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
01-19-2012, 03:28 AM
  #5
maroon 6
Live and let live
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: British Columbia
Country: Canada
Posts: 3,905
vCash: 50
A 6'0 John Scott, without the fighting.

maroon 6 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
01-19-2012, 05:20 AM
  #6
RobertKron
Registered User
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Posts: 8,646
vCash: 500
To answer this, I would first have to conduct a poll to determine who the worst NHL player is. Then, imagine that player out of shape, with a poor work ethic, and without any of their good attributes.

RobertKron is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
01-19-2012, 05:55 AM
  #7
markisonfire
Registered User
 
markisonfire's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Los Angeles
Country: United States
Posts: 3,838
vCash: 500
If you take all the good parts of Crosby, Gretzky, and Ovechkin, and you just threw them away... I'm a shorter version of what you've got left.

markisonfire is online now   Reply With Quote
Old
01-19-2012, 09:43 AM
  #8
Jarick
Moderator
Doing Nothing
 
Jarick's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: St Paul, MN
Country: United States
Posts: 24,397
vCash: 500
If you put Brett Hull on skates in about 10 years when he's so out of shape that literally all he can do is coast down the ice and take a shot (yet it'd still be a good shot), that's about where I am today.

Jarick is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
01-19-2012, 10:39 AM
  #9
Skraut
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Enter city here
Posts: 10,344
vCash: 500
Dominik Hasek: I'm always flopping around all over the ice.

Too bad I'm not a goalie...

Skraut is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
01-19-2012, 11:52 AM
  #10
Stories
Hockey scientist
 
Stories's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Bethesda, MD
Country: United States
Posts: 6,343
vCash: 500
Richard Park. Only because he's Korean, too. Other that... no similarities.

Stories is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
01-19-2012, 12:13 PM
  #11
iamjs
Unregistered User
 
iamjs's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Country: United States
Posts: 9,217
vCash: 500
If you were to combine my game with parts of Mario, Sid, and Jagr it wouldn't be too far off.

I have Mario's back, Jagr's moodswings, and Sid's post-concussion issues.

iamjs is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
01-19-2012, 07:16 PM
  #12
Royal Canuck
Go Jumbo Joe!
 
Royal Canuck's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Victoria, BC
Country: Canada
Posts: 11,156
vCash: 814
Quote:
Originally Posted by iamjs View Post
If you were to combine my game with parts of Mario, Sid, and Jagr it wouldn't be too far off.

I have Mario's back, Jagr's moodswings, and Sid's post-concussion issues.

Royal Canuck is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
01-19-2012, 08:08 PM
  #13
opivy
Sauce King
 
opivy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Billings, MT
Country: United States
Posts: 494
vCash: 500
Send a message via AIM to opivy Send a message via MSN to opivy Send a message via Yahoo to opivy
I've been told I have the hands of Brian Boitano.

opivy is online now   Reply With Quote
Old
01-19-2012, 08:41 PM
  #14
ponder
Registered User
 
ponder's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Vancouver
Country: Canada
Posts: 11,806
vCash: 500
Quote:
Originally Posted by Jarick View Post
If you put Brett Hull on skates in about 10 years when he's so out of shape that literally all he can do is coast down the ice and take a shot (yet it'd still be a good shot), that's about where I am today.
You don't happen to play on my beer league team in Vancouver, do you :p

Mostly I play like a very mediocre hockey player. In terms of ability relative to my peers, and style of game, I guess I'm like a Kulemin of mid level beer league.

ponder is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
01-19-2012, 09:26 PM
  #15
5RingsAndABeer
John MacKinnon Fan
 
5RingsAndABeer's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2011
Posts: 11,511
vCash: 50
I'm kinda like the Taylor Hall of the worst division in probably the worst league in Edmonton.

5RingsAndABeer is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
01-19-2012, 10:11 PM
  #16
AIREAYE
Moderator
 
AIREAYE's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Country: China
Posts: 3,624
vCash: 500
Quote:
Originally Posted by Stories View Post
Richard Park. Only because he's Korean, too. Other that... no similarities.
haha same here, except for Brandon Yip when I play up and Zach Yuen when I'm on D.

AIREAYE is online now   Reply With Quote
Old
01-20-2012, 12:20 AM
  #17
Gobo
What's Your Issue?
 
Gobo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Wild Rose Country
Country: Canada
Posts: 7,230
vCash: 500
Give 100% every shift, go hard at both ends of the ice. Decent passer. Absolutely awful shot. Love chirping the other team. Classic fourth line grinder.

Gobo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
01-20-2012, 12:27 AM
  #18
Rebels21
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Garrison, New York
Country: United States
Posts: 89
vCash: 500
like a ryan callahan type player. From New York, Play wing, play hard every shift while im not the best player. Still solid

Rebels21 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
01-20-2012, 03:26 AM
  #19
Royal Canuck
Go Jumbo Joe!
 
Royal Canuck's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Victoria, BC
Country: Canada
Posts: 11,156
vCash: 814
Quote:
Originally Posted by Gobo View Post
Give 100% every shift, go hard at both ends of the ice. Decent passer. Absolutely awful shot. Love chirping the other team. Classic fourth line grinder.
I play as the goon when I choose to. If I can get under the team's skin to help the team, I'll do it.

Royal Canuck is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
01-20-2012, 06:37 AM
  #20
King Forsberg
21 68 88 16 44 28
 
King Forsberg's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Country: United States
Posts: 5,381
vCash: 500
Ulf Samuelsson. Nobody likes me

King Forsberg is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
01-20-2012, 08:36 AM
  #21
hyster110
Registered User
 
hyster110's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 955
vCash: 500
Quote:
Originally Posted by 5RingsAndABeer View Post
I'm kinda like the Taylor Hall of the worst division in probably the worst league in Edmonton.
what league in edmonton do you play in?

i don;t play like an NHL cause well i am not in the NHL. i play my game, which is a mix of smart defence, and trying to add a little offence, with a really hard shot

hyster110 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
01-20-2012, 10:01 PM
  #22
Tartan
Sweet Dreams
 
Tartan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Saint Paul
Country: United States
Posts: 131
vCash: 500
Like a Zdeno Chara without the slapshot.

Tartan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
01-20-2012, 11:20 PM
  #23
Four Boilermakers
Sea Bass said that?
 
Four Boilermakers's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Los Angeles
Posts: 5,235
vCash: 500
Matt Read probably.

Four Boilermakers is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
01-21-2012, 11:59 AM
  #24
Rumcajs
Registered User
 
Rumcajs's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Ottawa
Country: Canada
Posts: 2,214
vCash: 500
Somedays i feel like im Brent Burns then other days Filip Kuba. On offense i have always wanted to play like Rick Nash but thats a pipe dream.

Rumcajs is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
01-21-2012, 02:54 PM
  #25
Leo Trollmarov
I was in the pool!!
 
Leo Trollmarov's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Toronto
Country: Canada
Posts: 3,818
vCash: 500
I grew up playing like Darcy Tucker, but now I would be a Kulimen that scores when forward and a Gardiner when on D

Leo Trollmarov is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Forum Jump


Bookmarks

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 01:06 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.