HFBoards

Go Back   HFBoards > NHL Eastern Conference > Metropolitan Division > Carolina Hurricanes
Mobile Hockey's Future Become a Sponsor Site Rules Support Forum vBookie Page 2
Notices

Game in 15,540 seconds

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old
03-25-2010, 01:41 PM
  #1
Gotta Catch Em Staal
The Red Scare of '14
 
Gotta Catch Em Staal's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Brooklyn
Country: United States
Posts: 7,335
vCash: 500
Game in 15,540 seconds



Per Sports Club Stats, Carolina has a 0.3% chance of making the playoffs at present. Winning all 9 of their remaining games would give them a 73.3% chance of getting in, while just 1 regulation loss drops the odds to 21.1%. To have a shot at a top 3 pick, it looks like 3-6-0 might do it.



It's another Pothier/Walker/Corvo reunion, although it looks like Walker will be scratched.



Drayson Bowman is up for his 2nd career NHL game.

@

(49-14-10, 108 pts) | (30-34-9, 69 pts)
1st in the East | 13th in the East
7-1-2 in last 10 | 4-4-2 in last 10

6th of 6 meetings
11/30/09 - Washington 3, Carolina 2 (RBC Center)
12/11/09 - Washington 4, Carolina 3 (Verizon Center)
12/28/09 - Carolina 6, Washington 3 (Verizon Center)
3/10/10 - Washington 4, Carolina 3 (Verizon Center)
3/18/10 - Carolina 4, Washington 3 (RBC Center)

WHEN:
Thursday, March 25, 2010, 7:00 PM EST

WHERE:



RBC Center - Raleigh, NC

HOW:

FS-Carolinas (HD)
CSN-DC (HD)
99.9 The Fan

POSSIBLE LINEUPS:

CAROLINA

Boychuk-Staal-LaRose
Whitney-Sutter-Cole
Bowman-Dwyer-Jokinen
Samsonov-Brind'Amour-Kostpoulos

Pitkanen-Pothier
Carson-Harrison
Rodney-McBain

Legace
Peters


WASHINGTON

Ovechkin-Backstrom-Knuble
Chimera-Morrison-Semin
Fleischmann-Belanger-Fehr
Laing-Steckel-Bradley

Sloan-Green
Poti-Corvo
Erskine-Carlson

Varlamov
Theodore

INJURIES AND SUSPENSIONS:

CAROLINA
Cam Ward (back)
Tim Gleason (foot)
Alexandre Picard (upper body)
Tuomo Ruutu (shoulder)

WASHINGTON
Milan Jurcina (sports hernia)
Boyd Gordon (back)
Jeff Schultz (???)

STATISTICS:
WASHINGTON TEAM CAROLINA
73 GP 73
49 W 30
14 L 34
10 OT 9
108 P 69
0.740 P% 0.473
3.86 G/G 2.74
2.77 GA/G 3.08
25.8 PP% 17.5
79.1 PK% 80.0
32.9 S/G 29.1
31.1 SA/G 30.8
51.5 FO% 48.9

Washington board GDT: http://hfboards.com/showthread.php?t=754690

__________________
-Jonathan

Last edited by Gotta Catch Em Staal: 03-25-2010 at 01:59 PM.
Gotta Catch Em Staal is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
03-25-2010, 01:58 PM
  #2
Blueline Bomber
Noah MAN-ifin
 
Blueline Bomber's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Posts: 25,621
vCash: 500
Fun fact: LaRose has scored 44 regular season goals in his career. Carolina is 35-9 when he scores.

He has scored 4 goals in the postseason. Carolina is 1-2-1 when that happens. The 2 losses came against Pittsburgh last year

Blueline Bomber is online now   Reply With Quote
Old
03-25-2010, 02:24 PM
  #3
bleedgreen
Moderator
 
bleedgreen's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: colorado
Posts: 11,200
vCash: 500
as i am a draft pick guy this season, i view these next three games as must lose matches. the series against atlanta more so of course. we lose those two against atl and boston is in the fight for their lives, and there is no way we could catch atlanta. i think right now its likely we cant pick worse than 7. id like 5 or better to be as safe as possible and still give us some intriguing options. i dont think we can do better than 4 without lottery miracles.

im sorry if my approach is too negative, but i view it as a positive.

when we will next have a chance to be this bad? have to take advantage.

these good teams have to stop taking us so lightly.

bleedgreen is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
03-25-2010, 02:27 PM
  #4
DaveG
Mod Supervisor
How's the thesis?
 
DaveG's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: Durham NC
Country: United States
Posts: 33,979
vCash: 562
We have a top 4 spot right now... 3 more losses and it's entirely conceivable that the Isles pass us sending us to the #3 spot in the draft. Just gotta keep playing like ****. Hell it's not out of the realm of possibility that the Leafs could pass us by the end of the season... ok maybe THAT one is hopeful thinking on my part. Just as long as we're top 5 in this draft we're in good shape... since there's no way in hell we draft Tarasenko.

DaveG is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
03-25-2010, 02:33 PM
  #5
Gr8Dan
Registered User
 
Gr8Dan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: NC
Posts: 913
vCash: 500
Hopefully Caps, Pens, Devils, Sabres get their A game going in preparation for the playoffs. Atlanta is kinda hot atm too, so maybe losing 7 out of 9 is possible.

Gr8Dan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
03-25-2010, 02:38 PM
  #6
bleedgreen
Moderator
 
bleedgreen's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: colorado
Posts: 11,200
vCash: 500
i think TO is "out of reach", just like anyone 5 pts ahead of us is the same. at this pt, a 3 pt jump is close to impossible. itll come down to the last game between us and the rest of the pack we're within 3 of.

bleedgreen is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
03-25-2010, 02:48 PM
  #7
Big Daddy Cane
#UndoNewStorm
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Western PA
Country: United States
Posts: 2,476
vCash: 500


In all seriousness, I hope they win tonight. I really do. I really hope they do.


Last edited by Big Daddy Cane: 03-25-2010 at 03:20 PM.
Big Daddy Cane is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
03-25-2010, 03:04 PM
  #8
ChuckW
We'll be back.
 
ChuckW's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 1,279
vCash: 500
Quote:
Originally Posted by CountJ View Post
In all seriousness, I hope they win tonight.
I always hope they win every game. Man, it tears me up inside each time they lose. I'm not joking, it's like a punch to the gut.

ChuckW is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
03-25-2010, 03:06 PM
  #9
Gotta Catch Em Staal
The Red Scare of '14
 
Gotta Catch Em Staal's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Brooklyn
Country: United States
Posts: 7,335
vCash: 500
I would love to take the season series from the Caps.

Gotta Catch Em Staal is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
03-25-2010, 03:24 PM
  #10
DaveG
Mod Supervisor
How's the thesis?
 
DaveG's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: Durham NC
Country: United States
Posts: 33,979
vCash: 562
Quote:
Originally Posted by CountJ View Post


In all seriousness, I hope they win tonight. I really do. I really hope they do.
EPIC photoshop man, simply epic.


DaveG is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
03-25-2010, 03:26 PM
  #11
Joe McGrath
Registered User
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Posts: 6,619
vCash: 500
Quote:
Originally Posted by DaleCooper View Post
I would love to take the season series from the Caps.
and I would love to have Cam Fowler for the next 15 years. To each his own I suppose.

Joe McGrath is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
03-25-2010, 03:49 PM
  #12
The One Who Knocks
Registered User
 
The One Who Knocks's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: California
Country: England
Posts: 6,199
vCash: 500
Quote:
Originally Posted by ChuckW View Post
I always hope they win every game. Man, it tears me up inside each time they lose. I'm not joking, it's like a punch to the gut.
Yep, even in full tank mode each loss stings. I won't look at the GDT or watch the highlights on NHL On The Fly when we lose

The One Who Knocks is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
03-25-2010, 04:11 PM
  #13
What the Faulk
The Real Swede Shady
 
What the Faulk's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: North Carolina
Country: United States
Posts: 31,224
vCash: 500
Quote:
Originally Posted by Joe McGrath View Post
and I would love to have Cam Fowler for the next 15 years. To each his own I suppose.
They could do both pretty easily.

Seriously, the East is absolutely dreadful. Just last night 10 points separated 6-13. And that's in a bad way. #13 Anaheim has no shot at the playoffs, yet in the East they'd be right there in it.

What the Faulk is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
03-25-2010, 04:41 PM
  #14
Joe McGrath
Registered User
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Posts: 6,619
vCash: 500
Quote:
Originally Posted by The Sam View Post
They could do both pretty easily.

Seriously, the East is absolutely dreadful. Just last night 10 points separated 6-13. And that's in a bad way. #13 Anaheim has no shot at the playoffs, yet in the East they'd be right there in it.
I don't understand your point. If the East is absolutely dreadful, wouldn't the Hurricanes winning tonight make it much less likely to get a higher pick because everyone from 6-13 sucks?

Joe McGrath is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
03-25-2010, 05:51 PM
  #15
What the Faulk
The Real Swede Shady
 
What the Faulk's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: North Carolina
Country: United States
Posts: 31,224
vCash: 500
Everyone from 6-15 sucks. But since everyone plays each other, when one team loses, another team wins. So, even if they were to win tonight, another team playing a 6-15 team will win. There are 3 other games like that, as well as the Flames playing the Islanders and Wild playing the Flyers.

What the Faulk is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
03-25-2010, 05:57 PM
  #16
bleedgreen
Moderator
 
bleedgreen's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: colorado
Posts: 11,200
vCash: 500
we need cbus, florida, nyi to win outright, with TO and TB to win in OT.

bleedgreen is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
03-25-2010, 06:12 PM
  #17
What the Faulk
The Real Swede Shady
 
What the Faulk's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: North Carolina
Country: United States
Posts: 31,224
vCash: 500
Tanking time is over

What the Faulk is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
03-25-2010, 06:12 PM
  #18
vwg*
Scoring Not Allowed
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Krasnoyarsk
Country: Russian Federation
Posts: 19,957
vCash: 500
McBain!

vwg* is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
03-25-2010, 06:12 PM
  #19
The One Who Knocks
Registered User
 
The One Who Knocks's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: California
Country: England
Posts: 6,199
vCash: 500
McBain! I'm loving this kid!

The One Who Knocks is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
03-25-2010, 06:12 PM
  #20
Blueline Bomber
Noah MAN-ifin
 
Blueline Bomber's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Posts: 25,621
vCash: 500
Mendoza!

Blueline Bomber is online now   Reply With Quote
Old
03-25-2010, 06:13 PM
  #21
Guy
Registered User
 
Guy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 1,863
vCash: 500
Is this person in charge of on-screen graphics drunk?

First they put Peters picture up as the starter.
Then Semin's penalty was at 0:00 of the 1st.
Now McBain scored his 2nd goal of the night.

Guy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
03-25-2010, 06:13 PM
  #22
AntonFromAppState
Hurricaniac
 
AntonFromAppState's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: North Carolina
Country: Honduras
Posts: 2,654
vCash: 500

AntonFromAppState is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
03-25-2010, 06:14 PM
  #23
Denzil
NOLU
 
Denzil's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Vermont
Country: United Kingdom
Posts: 1,548
vCash: 500
I guess Bainer's up for keeps next season huh?

Denzil is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
03-25-2010, 06:15 PM
  #24
What the Faulk
The Real Swede Shady
 
What the Faulk's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: North Carolina
Country: United States
Posts: 31,224
vCash: 500
There's no way McBain doesn't make the team next year. There's no question about that. The only question is how legitimate are his Calder chances based on this showing plus an offseason training with the team.

What the Faulk is offline   Reply With Quote
Old
03-25-2010, 06:22 PM
  #25
GIN ANTONIC
Registered User
 
GIN ANTONIC's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Vancouver, BC
Country: Canada
Posts: 8,348
vCash: 500
McBain for Calder?

GIN ANTONIC is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Forum Jump


Bookmarks

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:02 AM.

monitoring_string = "e4251c93e2ba248d29da988d93bf5144"
Contact Us - HFBoards - Archive - Privacy Statement - Terms of Use - Advertise - Top - AdChoices

vBulletin Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
HFBoards.com is a property of CraveOnline Media, LLC, an Evolve Media, LLC company. 2015 All Rights Reserved.