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  1. CBJFan827

    CBJFan827 Eklund's journalistic quality > Aaron Portzline's

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    CBJWennberg10 Most Positive CBJ poster

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    It sucks that Arizona has to move to the central. They could have had a desert rivalry with Vegas.
     
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    Didn't realize that. Does suck for them especially how the divisions stack up now. Who knows what they will be like in 2021.
     
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    the ESPN selected unis are awful. Hopefully the team does better.
     
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    In the 2020-2021 season the Jackets should invert their roster and give bottom-6 and bottom pairing guys tons of minutes. Just so we can make sure we aren't exposing any 40-50 goal scorers.
     
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    There’s no reason to worry about the Seattle expansion draft till January 2021. We’ll end up losing a good player. Let’s enjoy the next few seasons, hopefully with a lot more bread on the menu.
     
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    [​IMG]

    This looks pretty good to my eyes. It's got the cool trident/tentacle combo, and unlike all the other bland dark green unis (one Minnesota Wild look is already too many), it adds enough bright colour to jump out.
     
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    Knowing myself, between now and then I'll probably write about 400 mostly repetitive posts analyzing the expansion draft possibilities. But you're right, they're going to take a good player no matter what the Jackets do.
     
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    I've thought it through and we really need to make sure everyone plays an above average amount of ice time, at least 17 minutes a night for all 23 men on the roster. Should be possible. Apparently the ~14 minutes a night William Karlsson was getting wasn't enough and we let greatness go because of that.
     
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    I'd love Wennberg to outscore Karlsson in the next few seasons. If Wennberg were playing on the top line I think it'd be pretty likely.
     
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    Sabo0290 Lost along the wing

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    Looks like Reaves gave that goon Wilson a taste of his own medicine...

     
  14. Viqsi

    Viqsi IA IA BLUEJACKETS FHTAGN

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    That tentacle setup is wonderfully inspired; it's an obvious homage to the logo of the Metropolitans. I approve.

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    Live by the blindside hit, die by the blindside hit.
     
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    CPTN71 NO SPIN Sponsor

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    Loved it. More please.
     
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    Lay off the hard stuff.
     
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    I hope his head hurts. Real Bad.
     
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    Exempt from Seattle's expansion draft, Vegas can manipulate...
     
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    Jovavic RIP HFPoli board

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    Boeser and Pettersson are going to roll over our D on Tuesday
     
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    Jackets haven't cornered the market when it comes to blowing games late.....Flyers absolutely gagged one away last night in Calgary.
     
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    Jovavic RIP HFPoli board

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    They still got a point, though
     
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    I shouldn't "like" this.....but I do and did.
     
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    They also don't get a share of the expansion fee which is about $21.5 million for the other 30 owners.

    That said, many of those owners will be losing players who their GM's value at or more than $21.5 million judging by their contracts so...
     
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    The fans should get a cut of that 21.5
     

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