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PGT - Gold Medal Game - Sweden vs USA

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01-05-2013, 09:44 AM
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Buffalo is more or less Toronto... Northeast USA, Michigan, Minnesota, Wisconsin cares... The rest... do not.
Oh, I don't know.... I had to come into work this morning, along with a few other unhappy co-workers and we've pretty much been gathered around a computer....basically not getting any work done... (the boss being one of those co-workers).

Sure, hockey is probably more popular in the NE.... But there are loyal hockey fans here in the Mile High City too.. Well, at least where I work.

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Buffalo is more or less Toronto... Northeast USA, Michigan, Minnesota, Wisconsin cares... The rest... do not.
No....We are American. US. See the USA jerseys in there? Get a clue. We just had 19,070 for an AHL game last week. Good job.

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3 Calgary flames players on USA one is a future star.
This. So optimistic here, develop boys!

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01-05-2013, 09:45 AM
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Glad I got up at 5am to watch this. Now back to bed

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There is nothing like hearing our anthem being belted out by these boys... While that beautiful flag rises!!

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This stat tells the entire story of the game.

Troechek +3
Biggs +3
Grimaldi +2

And Gibson 1GA.

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Oh god I'm going on like 3 hours sleep and the high from winning is starting to wear off.

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Oh god I'm going on like 3 hours sleep and the high from winning is starting to wear off.
I know that feel, bro

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Oh god I'm going on like 3 hours sleep and the high from winning is starting to wear off.
I am on the same boat... It's brutal, and it's a bright sunny day. ****.

My first post in the GDT was " I am so tired" lmao

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01-05-2013, 09:48 AM
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I don't care about either, or any other league team for that matter. You should remove that Finnish flag underneath your avatar, you're putting it to shame half the time you open your yap.
Ah shut up.. Finns with there "Leijona" tattoos, leijona this and that stuff are Finlands rednecks. Pretty much our version of confederate flag. There's difference between pride and just being a redneck

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Needless to say, Gibson was very deserving of goalie of the tournament honors and MVP of the tournament honors. As someone else mentioned, his 1.36 GAA is absolutely sick and kind of reminiscent of Jonathan Quick's performance for the Kings in their Cup run last spring.

Have to admit, the USA is probably the best in hockey right now as far as goaltending.

Quick
Miller
Thomas
Howard
Schneider
Gibson


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Buffalo is more or less Toronto... Northeast USA, Michigan, Minnesota, Wisconsin cares... The rest... do not.
R Bar in Columbus, Ohio was crowded this morning as well.

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01-05-2013, 09:49 AM
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forsberg was horrendous

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Lol @ the WJC Mascot photobombing John Gibson

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I just found out that Rocco Grimald was born in So Cal!

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Congrats, still cant believe this American team won. I've been watching this tournament since 97 and I've seen far better American teams end up out of the medals.

Hockey is a mental sport sometimes
I can't quite remember the quote right now... "Hockey is ..% mental, ..% being mental".

I would not have guessed that USA and Sweden would get to the finals, but USA had the right mentality in this tournament whenever I saw them play. Congrats again.

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XTlY4v2ed8k

Two best friends and both made the team Pat Sieloff and Jacob Trouba

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Needless to say, Gibson was very deserving of goalie of the tournament honors and MVP of the tournament honors. As someone else mentioned, his 1.36 GAA is absolutely sick and kind of reminiscent of Jonathan Quick's performance for the Kings in their Cup run last spring.

Have to admit, the USA is probably the best in hockey right now as far as goaltending.

Quick
Miller
Thomas
Schneider
Gibson
where's dipietro

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Congrats 'Murica. Best team won the tournament, hands down. Well deserved.

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Oh god I'm going on like 3 hours sleep and the high from winning is starting to wear off.
I was disappointed that we didn't get the 3 am(central) time slot again.

That's the only time I can wake up, now.

Thanks Russian tournament organizers.

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01-05-2013, 09:51 AM
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Those weird dudes in the swamp are having a better day than you are.

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Ask a random ~35 year old on the streets if he knew that US played Sweden in the gold medal game.... maybe 1% of them will know about it.

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Well deserved winn the americans was just plain better. With this team i was supriesed they made it as far as they did. Hopefully we meet again next year with a different outcome.

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JT Miller:


"After what happened last year, I couldn't ask for anything else."



Words right out of my mouth JT. Bravo sir

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Only 9 pages in a PGT for the gold medal game?

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