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04-05-2013, 12:51 AM
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Well, yeah, another Habs fans coming in peace

Seriously thought, after tonight I was looking at how fast Wheeler was skating and he was going hard to the net. I just don't remember why Boston lose him. They traded him to the Trashers ? Against who? Peverley? Anyway the point is, I always thought he was decent for the Bruins and similar offensive output than Horton for say.

Was he liked on the Bruins or not at all?
Inconsistent as a Bruin. Never really took a step forward offensively after his first season. Drove people nuts with his offsides, caught a lot of flack for not being physical enough for his size but he was always very strong along the boards. The change of scenery probably really helped his game. Just wasn't working as a Bruin. Peverley helped a lot on the Cup run so I can't complain even though Wheeler is a better player now.

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04-05-2013, 12:53 AM
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Well, yeah, another Habs fans coming in peace

Seriously thought, after tonight I was looking at how fast Wheeler was skating and he was going hard to the net. I just don't remember why Boston lose him. They traded him to the Trashers ? Against who? Peverley? Anyway the point is, I always thought he was decent for the Bruins and similar offensive output than Horton for say.

Was he liked on the Bruins or not at all?
I think he got more ice time and responsibility with the Jets, and was able to rise to the challenge. His game was inconsistent with the Bruins. Peverley showed some good flashes with Atlanta, and was able to contribute to the cup run.

He was pals with Krejci, who was sad to see him go.

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04-05-2013, 12:56 AM
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Inconsistent as a Bruin. Never really took a step forward offensively after his first season. Drove people nuts with his offsides, caught a lot of flack for not being physical enough for his size but he was always very strong along the boards. The change of scenery probably really helped his game. Just wasn't working as a Bruin. Peverley helped a lot on the Cup run so I can't complain even though Wheeler is a better player now.
Peverley skills set is/was good tho. He was indeed very efficient in the 2011 Cup.

Thanks for the answer, I remember some Bruins fans saying he wasn't using his 6"5 frame enough, the organization and their fans usually like forward that size with skills. Never really noticed that he was always causing offside. Anyway, Chia move paid off, Bs won the Cup, Wheeler production was decressing each year, but tonight really showed me that he can move damn fast for a big man. Anyway, peace out guys.

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04-05-2013, 01:10 AM
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Why in the hell do fans of other teams always come to us saying in peace? It is humorous when Habs fans say it **** up and go back to your boards with your nonsense.
cmon u know they love us, its a bit creepy at times




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04-05-2013, 01:27 AM
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It's funny how Habs fans think Seguin getting crosschecked hard to the hips and falling is a dive but when Subban back flips in Marchand's presence it isn't a dive. It's too bad we don't have Bruins fan who has nothing better to do than make an hour long youtube video of every dive by the Habs because they would have enough for 20 videos.

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04-05-2013, 01:29 AM
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Beautiful. Simply beautiful.
lol. Not one punch connected. Emelin has owned Evander Kane this year.. just ask any Jets fan. Every time Kane would rush down the wing Emelin would hammer him. Time and time again. I guess Emelin is getting under his skin.

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04-05-2013, 01:41 AM
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Boston has to finish 1st in the NE. Too many great matchups:

1. Pittsburgh
2. Boston
3. Washington
4. Montreal
5. Toronto
6. Ottawa
7. New York Islanders
8. New York Rangers

PIT v NYR ( I smell upset)
BOS v NYI (Great matchup for first round)
WAS v OTT (Battle of the Capital cities)
MON v TOR (Enough said)

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Boston has to finish 1st in the NE. Too many great matchups:

1. Pittsburgh
2. Boston
3. Washington
4. Montreal
5. Toronto
6. Ottawa
7. New York Islanders
8. New York Rangers

PIT v NYR ( I smell upset)
BOS v NYI (Great matchup for first round)
WAS v OTT (Battle of the Capital cities)
MON v TOR (Enough said)
I don't see the Rangers stuck in the 8th seed and I don't want us to get stuck playing them. We play them well but the Rangers luck out a win. Must be how the Sens feel when they play us lol.

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04-05-2013, 07:20 AM
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LL you have an idea as to what the lines might be on sat vs the B's?

w/ or without pleks?


No one on your board seems to know when asked
Maybe because we don't actually know? The details of Plek's injury are kept private at the moment. We don't know the severity, or if he will be in shape to play tomorrow.

We don't even know if it'll be "game time decision".

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04-05-2013, 08:26 AM
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I don't see the Rangers stuck in the 8th seed and I don't want us to get stuck playing them. We play them well but the Rangers luck out a win. Must be how the Sens feel when they play us lol.
I would love to see the Flyers squeak in. Pittsburgh would ****.
Unlikely, but they've won their last 4 (including one against the Bs ). They're 2 behind the Rags, but NY has a game in hand.

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@SlavaMalamud: The NHL is the most caring league of all. It includes its own Special Olympics. They call it the "Southeast"

Pretty much nails how I feel this year.
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That's an awesome line.
I don't think it's awesome at all. Actually, I think it's rather offensive.

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I don't think it's awesome at all. Actually, I think it's rather offensive.
I agree Chuck.

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I don't think it's awesome at all. Actually, I think it's rather offensive.

Yes, for people who like to look for things to get offended by. PC madness. Not that I give a damn.

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LL you have an idea as to what the lines might be on sat vs the B's?

w/ or without pleks?


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Maybe because we don't actually know?
Isn't that what i said?

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Yes, for people who like to look for things to get offended by. PC madness. Not that I give a damn.
It's not funny at all.... People that make fun of the Special Olympics have obviously never been to one.... You will never meet happier, bigger hearted athletes then you will there...

PC madness? What the **** happened to having just a little bit of class?

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I would love to see the Flyers squeak in. Pittsburgh would ****.
Unlikely, but they've won their last 4 (including one against the Bs ). They're 2 behind the Rags, but NY has a game in hand.
Either way I see the Pens getting bounced in the first round. They believe their own hype.

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AS far as Emelin...again, a Hab sits and watched him get beat... Ryan White? Jump in maybe? WTF? Does anyone have any testicles?

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AS far as Emelin...again, a Hab sits and watched him get beat... Ryan White? Jump in maybe? WTF? Does anyone have any testicles?
they do have them, but remember the jars? surviving the game?

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they do have them, but remember the jars? surviving the game?
Ahahaha yes...we have already established this fact...

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Ahahaha yes...we have already established this fact...
i'd gif it, but thats umm, not my thing

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If it's so dangerous for him to fight then maybe he shouldn't play like Matt Cooke.

He's a puke who will hide behind his metal plate and he didn't really fight last night, Kane didn't give him a choice and beat the crap out of him.

It's just to bad he couldn't land some shots on his face...
I agree with this. If you're going to lay huge hits you can't be surprised when someone wants to fight you. It's going to happen, whether or not the hits are clean or whatever.

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It's not funny at all.... People that make fun of the Special Olympics have obviously never been to one.... You will never meet happier, bigger hearted athletes then you will there...
I know, which is why there was nothing wrong with that statement from a moral point of view. Nobody made fun of the Special Olympics either. Anyway, moving on, sorry for OT.

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