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05-03-2013, 11:13 PM
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Are they going to FOX sports errrrrrrrrr!?
Well played sir. I lol'ed. Helps that I'm drunk.

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At first I thought they were leaving for Sportnet and I thought "what a Steal!". But now I wonder what the Hell are they going to do on Fox Sports? Are they going to have their own highlight show or something.

TSN will probably replace them by the two chicks.

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05-03-2013, 11:21 PM
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Typical! All our best professionals eventually leave for the United States. Canadian businesses and governments don't bother trying to keep them. No excuses.

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05-03-2013, 11:25 PM
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Leaving for the greenbacks in the US, too bad, they will be back once they realize US tv is a fracking joke, yah, hey, lets put on another reality show, maybe Pig Farmers Gone Wild. Don't know how good they have it in Canada, leaving for one of the most flawed countries in the world.

That is all.

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05-03-2013, 11:26 PM
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A couple of guys read scripted sports updates and scores, and I should care? Nah.

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Omg this sucks. Omfg I can't believe this I loved them and their podcast.

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05-03-2013, 11:35 PM
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I'm gonna miss this from TSN's trade deadline day coverage..

I was looking forward for next year's trade deadline hoping he would do it again
It was such fun on his live blog/ chat

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05-04-2013, 12:16 AM
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So sad. But we all knew this day was coming. They're the best team in North American sports. Good luck.

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05-04-2013, 12:21 AM
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"U Mad Brodin?"

hahaha

man they're killing me right now.

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"U Mad Brodin?"

hahaha
Lmao, I was just going to say that on here!

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Would you work in the state if i offer you 300k a year?

Dont be silly, as much as you are a patriot, everyone has a price.
No I wouldn't actually.

I make more then enough. Why would I want to live in a country that has more bullets per capita then any other country in the world?

If I had to leave Canada, it would be for Europe.

I really don't give a flying **** if people disagree with me.

If all people see is dollar signs and completely ignore the social and economic problems with that country then go right ahead. Lol, 1% of the population could pay for health care for the entire country 10 times over and they don't want to beacause "why should I pay for someone else."

Meh I don't even know why I bothered posting in this useless thread.

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No I wouldn't actually.

I make more then enough. Why would I want to live in a country that has more bullets per capita then any other country in the world?

If I had to leave Canada, it would be for Europe.

I really don't give a flying **** if people disagree with me.

If all people see is dollar signs and completely ignore the social and economic problems with that country then go right ahead. Lol, 1% of the population could pay for health care for the entire country 10 times over and they don't want to beacause "why should I pay for someone else."

Meh I don't even know why I bothered posting in this useless thread.
I agree 100%

All you hear is Money, Money, Money... that's the western world philosophy. They're an iconic Canadian broadcast duo, that will now be forgotten in a couple years. They could of had something really special with TSN, but they got poached.

It's there choice at the end of the day, but is the grass really greener on the other side?

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05-04-2013, 03:40 AM
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Meh. People still watch sport highlights ?
Not really.

But I watch Jay and Dan because they understand that sports highlights alone just doesn't cut it these days with all the other options available.

I thought in the back of my mind that it was only a matter of time before they moved on to bigger and better things... well, the time has come.

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05-04-2013, 08:30 AM
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I agree 100%

All you hear is Money, Money, Money... that's the western world philosophy. They're an iconic Canadian broadcast duo, that will now be forgotten in a couple years. They could of had something really special with TSN, but they got poached.

It's there choice at the end of the day, but is the grass really greener on the other side?
Probably. They were iconic, but they also never got a chance to grow. Maybe FOX is offering them something bigger? Maybe their own show, who knows? We need to wait for the details before that.

We also don't know how much they were getting paid. If they were only getting like $80K a year and their new deal pays them $250K or something, I'm not going to get angry with them and I'm a huge fan.

Maybe the PM should have used some tax money to up their salary. :sarcasm;

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05-04-2013, 08:32 AM
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Would you work in the state if i offer you 300k a year?

Dont be silly, as much as you are a patriot, everyone has a price.
they were probably making 300K with TSN, lol

I'm sure they're getting 7 figures in the states...

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05-04-2013, 08:33 AM
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Probably. They were iconic, but they also never got a chance to grow. Maybe FOX is offering them something bigger? Maybe their own show, who knows? We need to wait for the details before that.

We also don't know how much they were getting paid. If they were only getting like $80K a year and their new deal pays them $250K or something, I'm not going to get angry with them and I'm a huge fan.

Maybe the PM should have used some tax money to up their salary. :sarcasm;
I get your point, but the numbers are way off. No way they made 80K... I would say min 200K with TSN.

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I love when watching baseball highlites and the ball is hit to an advertisement on the wall and they make a comment about that company. They're hilarious.

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05-04-2013, 12:15 PM
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I get your point, but the numbers are way off. No way they made 80K... I would say min 200K with TSN.
Yeah maybe, but I was just using an example. Same point applies.

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Loved his comment about Edwards being a Homer this week.. and liked his comment even more after he said Bruins fans were mad at him for saying it....

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I'm probably in the minority, but I found their schtick wore thin rather quickly.

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Going to miss them for sure, always made me laugh and were entertaining as hell. LOL at the people hating on them for seeking a better opportunity in the States.

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Personally, I'll be kind of glad to see them go as I found them annoying.

Good luck to them though.

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05-04-2013, 10:39 PM
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Personally, I'll be kind of glad to see them go as I found them annoying.

Good luck to them though.
I thought I was the only one.

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