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06-05-2013, 09:22 AM
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The players aren't going to go back to playing in grocery bags. Get real!

The fits of the current jerseys are way better.
Agreed.

My biggest complaint is Reebok not producing a true on ice authentic.

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06-05-2013, 07:19 PM
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It took boston about 1:30 to score to open the game.

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06-05-2013, 09:44 PM
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OT in Boston

Pulling for the Bruins to win the series, but want to see this last six or seven, so I guess I'll pull for the Penguins in overtime.

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Double overtime! My favorite.

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06-05-2013, 11:03 PM
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so far tonight the pens have 1 goal on 50 shots.

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Wow, that's gotta be soul crushing for Pittsburgh.

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And the Bruins take an absolutely commanding 3-0 series lead.

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well as much as i hate ****tsburgh, boston has a history of blowing 3-0 series leads.

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if you told me a few days ago that the pens would score two goals in three games and be facing elimination in game 4 i would have thought you were crazy

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Just not good enough.

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06-06-2013, 05:24 AM
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Pens are just not good enough and the east is still a joke outside of 1 team that knows how to play D and is a Cup favorite for 4-5 years now.

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06-06-2013, 07:39 AM
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Maybe my favorite photoshop of the playoffs. Freaking hilarious, better than the Ovechkin controller disconnect IMO.


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06-06-2013, 07:49 AM
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meh vokoun hasn't been bad. the real problem is that pitt can't play defense without sacrificing all their offense

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06-06-2013, 11:10 AM
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The last time Boston had a 3-0 lead in the ECF, a certain team from a certain town skated away with the Cup in Pennsylvania.

Just sayin'

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Unfortunately that was the ECSF

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06-06-2013, 11:59 AM
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Unfortunately that was the ECSF
Yep. Don't think the Bruins will choke this one away either.

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06-06-2013, 12:08 PM
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Breaking....#stlblues forward Andy McDonald retires because of post-concussion concerns http://www.truehockey.com/articles/P...ald-Retirement

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06-06-2013, 02:58 PM
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Luongo rumours already being thrown around with Pittsburgh maybe looking at him to shore up their horrific goaltending.

So let me get this right Pittsburgh might be looking at Luongo to help beat the Bruins in the playoffs. Lol...um 2011 SCFs.

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06-06-2013, 03:13 PM
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Luongo rumours already being thrown around with Pittsburgh maybe looking at him to shore up their horrific goaltending.

So let me get this right Pittsburgh might be looking at Luongo to help beat the Bruins in the playoffs. Lol...um 2011 SCFs.
Well then... it'd be an entertaining move to say the least. I wonder what they would want in exchange for Lu from Pittsburgh.

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06-06-2013, 04:43 PM
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Why is Vokoun being bashed so much?

In these playoffs he has a 2.11 GAA and a .931 SV%, those are damn good numbers. He had the 1 bad game in Boston but it happens. He is not the reason the team is losing, they have scored 2 goals in 10+ periods of play against Boston, no goalie can win with that futility in front of him.

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06-06-2013, 08:03 PM
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Why is Vokoun being bashed so much?

In these playoffs he has a 2.11 GAA and a .931 SV%, those are damn good numbers. He had the 1 bad game in Boston but it happens. He is not the reason the team is losing, they have scored 2 goals in 10+ periods of play against Boston, no goalie can win with that futility in front of him.
buhbuhbut they added so many players at deadline! it has to be the goalies fault!

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A bit OT, but I'm trying to get an idea of who the best defensive forward role players are on each team. I tried to set up some criteria to eliminate the more offensive two way guys in the league, and the young up and coming offensive guys.

Basically hoping to get mostly bottom six guys who's main role is strong defensive play, though it's ok if someone is a bit of a tweener on a 2nd line or something. Even if you don't think your team has any strong defensive forwards on the bottom lines, please mention who you think are the best of the group.
  • Player can be a pending UFA - As long as they are currently with your team
  • Player must be 23 years old (as of now) or older - To eliminate young offensive two way players like O'Reilly or Landeskog
  • Player can not have more than two 40 point seasons in the last 7 NHL seasons - To eliminate the Bergeron's and Staal's

If a few of you have time to stop by this thread and add a couple names, that'd be awesome. Try to limit it to the two best guys, but if you feel the need to add more that's fine. Thanks for any info you feel like sharing.

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06-07-2013, 05:39 AM
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Vokoun is their only Goalie in the franchise worth anything...

their problem is Team D and the D core. Their #1 D can't really play in his own end and they never replaced Scuderi or the 09 Gill

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06-07-2013, 08:28 AM
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Ugh, gotta root for the Penguins tonight just so that series is extended.

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