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01-18-2013, 03:51 PM
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This is Sportscenter: Henrik Lundqvist and the Swedish Chef


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Lmao! I love it!

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Fallon and now this?

A Swedish goalie is more exciting than 2 Canadian stars and four Canadian dmen capable of playing top pairing.

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Yes! Ranks up there with this gem:

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That's not Swedish...


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The punchline should have been the reveal of the Swedish Chef at the end

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Say what you want about ESPN, but their commercials are hilarious

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Say what you want about ESPN, but their commercials are hilarious
It's because they've hired a marketing firm to do them over the last several years. Wieden and Kennedy, also responsible for the Old Spice commercials.

Edit: advertising firm is probably more accurate.

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It's because they've hired a marketing firm to do them over the last several years. Wieden and Kennedy, also responsible for the Old Spice commercials.

Edit: advertising firm is probably more accurate.
These commercials are funny.

Old Spice ones are just anti-white.

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lol wow. that's brilliant.

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Fallon and now this?

A Swedish goalie is more exciting than 2 Canadian stars and four Canadian dmen capable of playing top pairing.
It has nothing to do with nationality. That's completely absurd.

Henrik Lundqvist is the best goalie in the world, the best goalie we've ever had, the best player on the team, and the undisputed face of the franchise. I don't care if he's from Canada, Sweden, or ****in Andromeda. He's Henrik Lundqvist.

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It has nothing to do with nationality. That's completely absurd.

Henrik Lundqvist is the best goalie in the world, the best goalie we've ever had, the best player on the team, and the undisputed face of the franchise. I don't care if he's from Canada, Sweden, or ****in Andromeda. He's Henrik Lundqvist.
lets not overreact too much now.

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lets not overreact too much now.
Name the goalie/ goalies who are better than him. And please don't say Bobby Lou.

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lets not overreact too much now.
I think his statement is accurate. It is open for debate, but in a poll my guess is Lundqvist takes it. More importantly my guess is in a player poll and I don't remember if they asked it in the annual TSN one, both players and GMs would probably give him that nod.

Rinne and Quick are the other ones I would discuss, but that is it and I would vote Lundqvist.

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There is one NYR player who has been named MVP of his position last year and team MVP the last 6 straight seasons. And he isn't Canadian.

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Fallon and now this?

A Swedish goalie is more exciting than 2 Canadian stars and four Canadian dmen capable of playing top pairing.
As a curious question, who are the four Canadian defensemen capable of playing top pairing?

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These commercials are funny.

Old Spice ones are just anti-white
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As a curious question, who are the four Canadian defensemen capable of playing top pairing?
Was just going to ask this... McD is a good ol' American kid, pal!

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lets not overreact too much now.
He won the Vezina trophy. Luongo didn't.

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Lundqvist is the King of New York. Makes sense to use him as the face of the franchise, no?

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