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Best storyline of opening night?

View Poll Results: What was the best story?
Jagr being a boss 18 10.06%
Selanne being a boss 30 16.76%
Schneider being pulled for Luongo 52 29.05%
Kovalev's comeback 5 2.79%
Detroit getting flattened 13 7.26%
Quick being a sieve 4 2.23%
Huberdeau's debut 8 4.47%
Tarasenko's debut 38 21.23%
Sergei...BOBROVSKY! 1 0.56%
Toronto won? 2 1.12%
Other 8 4.47%
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01-20-2013, 10:54 AM
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Best storyline of opening night?

What was the biggest story for the 1st night of hockey?

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The overwhelming success of rookies in their debuts.

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Old geezers lighting it up:
Kovalev
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01-20-2013, 10:58 AM
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Jagr & Selanne scoring 4 points and NHL.com barely mentions it, serious fail job by them. Imagine if Crosby and Malkin had 4 point night.

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The success of the rookie class, the success of the big names who moved...and the Wild winning on Hockey Day Minnesota, while being the lone team in the NW to get a point, let alone two!

Even after the lockout, LA maybe to get a Stanley Cup Hanover?

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The success of the rookie class, the success of the big names who moved...and the Wild winning on Hockey Day Minnesota, while being the lone team in the NW to get a point, let alone two!

Even after the lockout, LA maybe to get a Stanley Cup Hanover?
Eh, to be fair, they are playing without their most important player IMO.

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The rookie class in general. Really impressive for the most part.

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Selanne still beasting.

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Schneider getting pulled, in my opinion. Should Vancouver be worried and in a hurry to trade Luongo? Should be an interesting next few games for them.

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Jagr and Selanne.

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Jagr, Selanne, Tarasenko

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Jagr, Selanne, Tarasenko.

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The Rangers almost got a shot off on the powerplay.

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01-20-2013, 01:20 PM
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Old guys and the young guys.
Schneider getting pulled was great fun for everybody... but a goalie having a bad 1st game ... is still just a goalie having a bad game.

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The selfish KHLer passing to the overpaid 3rd line center


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Jagr, Selanne, Tarasenko.
I also would say Jagr, Selanne, Tarasenko.

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I'm split between Jagr/Selanne and the rookie class. Lots of goals in debuts last night.

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1. Vancouver getting blown out
2. Detroit getting flattened
3. Old guys getting it done

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I know it's overblown, but it's still Schneider/Luongo.

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It's either the old guys(Whitney, Jagr, Selanne) or the young guys(Tarasenko, Huberdeau). I went full homer and voted Tarasenko Although I'm thrilled to see Selanne continue to light it up. Not a human being.

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The Nucks having the best goaltending duo in the NHL...

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Other: Rookies playing very well is my highlight.

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The Nucks having the best goaltending duo in the NHL...
I still think they do.

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