Around The NHL 2018-2019 Edition: Part I

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  1. obey86

    obey86 Registered User

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    Holy crap, Ryan Kesler is so bad now. I was just randomly curious so I looked up how he was doing in Anaheim this year. 6 points in 47 games.
     
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    It's shocking he's even playing with the injuries he's dealt with.
     
  3. mantha39

    mantha39 End of an era

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    Kucherov has 92 points.

    Tampa has 24 games left...
     
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    Ezekial Poise.

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    Say Anaheim ownership decided Kesler needed to be gone as his level of play is vastly less than the level of his salary

    Would any of you consider taking him on at full pop, assuming the sweeteners added by Anaheim were worthwhile?

    Like Kesler + Steel/ Comtois + Anaheim 2nd 2019

    For Detroit 5th 2019 + future considerations

    Not saying Anaheim would be motivated to do it or that the value is necessarily correct, just interested to hear from the rest of you about weaponizing our cap space
     
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    I think that is too much cap to take on. Although maybe it would take some pressure off of Abby!:laugh:
     
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    The Zetterberg Era RIP Fugu

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    Marner's pre-game ritual of gifting something to kids in the rink is fantastic.

    I really hate how much I like both Matthews and Marner, disaster that they lead the Leafs as a long-time Wings fan that just cannot stand that team. But man those two get it both on and off the ice at a very young age.
     
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    The Zetterberg Era RIP Fugu

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    Rumor has it, Kesler can barely walk off ice right now. He came back too early from that injury. I hope he is alright, but he is a case of a guy I worry about long-term with what we are hearing leaked about just how physically battered he is.
     
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    Ottawa is currently blowing a lead against Winnipeg.
     
  10. Frk It

    Frk It From Z to Z

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    Watching the Winnipeg game and I kinda want Tyler Myers if we can get him on a reasonable deal...

    Don’t @ me
     
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    Yotes shutout Toronto!
     
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    Myers for Larkin, flashbacks to 2014-2015.
     
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    Cyborg Yzerberg Team Hughes

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    Where's McDavid?
     
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    Not on the list because his highest season was last season at 3.7 and this season he's at 3.8, which is below Spezza.
     
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    nice comeback today, any goods spots to eat around or in new rink?
     
  16. Winger98

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    I've always liked the guy and thought he got too much flak. Honestly, same with Bogosian.
     
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    mantha39 End of an era

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    Everything about the Carolina celebration and all the "drama" around it is straight cringeworthy.
     
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    mantha39 End of an era

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    Tampa is the best team in the league but they still have Girardi on their top pair. They really should do something about that
     
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    HisNoodliness LGRW

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    Honestly they have the internal pieces to address it. They could put either Stralman or Sergachev with Hedmen and be noticeably better immediately. Unfortunately, they're under the delusion that Girardi is still a capable hockey player.
     
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    Define reasonable .........
     
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    I’d do 3 years 5 mil per season for Myers and not feel bad about it.
     
  22. Konnan511

    Konnan511 Play Pals

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    I'd do 6 years at 1mil per season if we are making up fantasy deals.
     
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    I like it. The Jarnkrok special!
     
  24. Ezekial

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    He makes $5.5 now :laugh:

    I like him as a player, but I'm curious as to what his price tag would be. It's a pretty stand-offish curiosity, though, I think it's too high.
     
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    How many games has he played since he signed that contract?
     

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