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03-04-2013, 06:28 PM
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[Vid] Embellishment City (MOD WARNING IN OP)

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Claude Julien had a pretty funny press conference after the Montreal game yesterday.


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This made my damn day. Well done sir. We need this spreading via the twitters.

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funny stuff as usual. It was brutally honest of Julian to read the riot act to his own team like that. Guy is clearly embarrassed by his own players.

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Hahaha, great stuff. I'm all for bashing refs, who seem to suck everywhere this season, but this guy has to be the biggest hypocrite in the league.

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I will say, normally I hate Jack Edwards cause of his insane Bruins bias but his call on that Thornton dive in that video was awesome.

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'better check der own backyard'

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I will say, normally I hate Jack Edwards cause of his insane Bruins bias but his call on that Thornton dive in that video was awesome.
You would think so... But that's because MAK did such a good job editing it . Was a call from a different play.

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I will say, normally I hate Jack Edwards cause of his insane Bruins bias but his call on that Thornton dive in that video was awesome.
Just saw on the MTL board that it was actually taken from a call he made about Hamrlik in 2001.

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Hahahaha! I had to watch that twice! Then to look at julien sitting there looking so self righteous and pious!!
That makes me sick! And yet, they don't have the reputation of being divers!! What the hell?

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Good stuff.

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Lol once again! The bruins are a joke. Julien is a joke.

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Sports fandom is completely irrational. And to an extent, so are the athletes and sports personnel themselves.

I can't say much about the "history" of hockey since I'm a relatively new fan but in soccer it is very common for fanbases and the media to single out certain players and teams as particualrly dirty, diving, cheating, etc. while others remain in good graces for a long time. Of course players and coaches try to stir trouble themselves all the time, either in response to the irrationality surrounding them or simply as a way to reassure themselves of their own superiority.

It hasn't changed ever since I was born; the only difference being that with the internet, the "cycle of stupidity" runs much faster and reaches a lot more people.

Hockey seems to be ran the same way but at least players and fans of teams on the hot seat are safe. Back in the home country the stupidity can be translated into very physical terms.

So I'd rather not care about my team being a heel or someone else's being a face. Not only it will change at some point, but ultimately I'm in only for the entertainment. Even if I were a player I'd acknowledge that people like to get worked over small things and brush it off. I'd only be concerned if I were in charge of PR for an NHL team.

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Bruins shown for the divers they really are.

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Love these. About how long did this one take to make?

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Mak...you leave me wanting more!!!!

Well done.

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Love these. About how long did this one take to make?
About 45 minutes or so.

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Claude Julien had a pretty funny press conference after the Montreal game yesterday.

brilliant....now just send that to Julien..... and the media in bos and montreal

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Typical Bruins mentality. Diving is completely wrong and is the bane of our game.

But it's completely acceptable for us to dive, throw dirty hits, sucker-punch you because we're league royalty.

Yeah **** off.

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Just saw on the MTL board that it was actually taken from a call he made about Hamrlik in 2001.
well the world makes sense again...

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Just saw on the MTL board that it was actually taken from a call he made about Hamrlik in 2001.
I think you meant 2011

I remember the exact game too. Game 7 that year. Classic ****ing Edwards. He's a good announcer when he's not a homer. Sadly, that's 95% of the time.

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used to really like Julien years ago

but he does spout crap.....overlooks his team...sometimes hes very calculated with his rants in diverting attention away from what his team is doing illeagley or otherwise

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Makaveli is my e-hero.

Heart of Courage by Two Steps From Hell. One of my fave epic songs.

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11/10. Would watch again.

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