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  1. Woodhouse

    Woodhouse Registered User

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  2. La Cosa Nostra

    La Cosa Nostra Caporegime

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    Vanek injured during the Isles game and is out for rest of it.If its Long term this could have huge ramifications.
     
  3. start winnin

    start winnin NO MORE TANK BOYS

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    It was bound to happen at some point.

    Terrible for the Isles... Good for us, time for the Islanders to get on the TANK TRAIN... :naughty:
     
  4. Push Dr Tracksuit

    Push Dr Tracksuit Gerstmann 3:16

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    the dreaded UBI for Vanek, the announcers talking about it being a hand

    replays looks like a slash on the wrist
     
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    C'mon Isles, defer that pick to '15 so the Sabres get a 2nd crack at McDavid :naughty:
     
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    I'm just glad it happened after we traded him. That was one of my biggest worries of holding him going into this season - getting injured and not being able to move him before the deadline.
     
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    Ugly hit in the O.
     
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    Nabokov having a stinker tonight.
     
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    He has one every night.
     
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    Afino The Juice

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    Come on Woodhouse, put a subtitle in it, what's wrong with you? ;)
     
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    Top Pair Imposter False Defenseman

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    lol at that smid trade
     
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    Something seriously needs to be done about elbows to the head. Not elbows tucked into the body that hit high but guys leading with a elbow extended way out and parallel with the ice. This is a newer thing in hockey and it needs to stop now. Scott Stevens made a career of hitting guys and very rarely got his elbow up instead he formed a V with the elbow tucked to the ribs and hand over the middle of his chest. I'm thinking that hard plastic caps on elbow and shoulder pads need to go, irregardless the elbows have to stop and that starts in Jr or perhaps even Midget.
     
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    the only thing that would've made that trade make more sense, is if feaster insisted on edmonton taking their 2nd round picks :laugh:
     
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    So...I got 6-2 last night and now LA is beating Vancouver 5-1 in the second period...good thing I have lots of beer.
     
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    Pominville leading American born players in goals (well, I suppose he's a Canadian born player, lolol).. Really hope he cracks Team USA.
     
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    haseoke39 On hiatus

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    I know, right? They didn't even make him the offer to come to camp this summer. Making them look stupid.

    Proooooobably because they're stupid.
     
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    thefifagod I'm The Survivor

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    He definitely should have been in camp but I would have a hard time putting him on the team despite his strong start.
     
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    haseoke39 On hiatus

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    Truly staggering:

    The worst western playoff team has 24 points.

    The worst Eastern playoff team has 16 points.
     
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    joshjull Moderator

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    I haven't looked recently but early in the year the West has been beating up on the East head to head
     
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    Paxon ⚔Z E M G U S⚔

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    Not having him in camp was a joke. It'd be perfectly reasonable for him to not make the final team despite his awesome start, even if he had been in camp, but not having him in camp was ridiculous. He's been one of the most consistent producers of all USA-eligible players over his career, has good hockey IQ, and is a thoroughly unselfish player.
     
  21. Sabre Dance

    Sabre Dance Make Hockey Fun Again

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    Vanek injury is why I was glad Darcy made a quick move. I want to believe he knew Vanek could get injured like he always does.
     
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    Mit Yarrum HoF Turd Shiner

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    Agreed. While Vanek wasn't white-hot like he usually is to start the season, you knew at some point the injuries were coming. Gambling on a trade deadline deal would have been a mistake IMO.

    While this particular injury isn't the chronic type, you knew it was coming.
     
  23. McCauleyChirps

    McCauleyChirps Gare's "Partner"

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    Fire up the trade rumors, Hemsky scratched.
     
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    Robert Foligno family

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    Yep, Darcy is God.... oh my...
     
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    Mit Yarrum HoF Turd Shiner

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    That's not what he said or implied.
     
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