Canucks retiring Sedins numbers next season

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  1. mymerlincat

    mymerlincat Moderator

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    This was a foregone conclusion I am thinkinig.
     
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    2 class acts. deserved.
     
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    Lock for HHoF.
     
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    Well deserved

    I'm not a twin so I don't really get the dynamic/connection that identical twins supposedly have but I always thought at some point they should have been split up. One stays, one is traded. Or both traded to different cities.
     
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    No. Not locks. They deserve consideration sure but neither strike me as hall of famers. Though they could get in

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    DDRhockey Hockeyfan since 1986

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    2X art ross 1 hart

    They will get in
     
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    Machinehead Prime Minister of the Anders Lee Fanclub

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    Which one?
     
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    There are two of them?
     
  10. Machinehead

    Machinehead Prime Minister of the Anders Lee Fanclub

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    There are three of them

    [​IMG]
     
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    They're going to dive right into the HoF as well.
     
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    yeah deserved
     
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    Two of them? Oh man, that's why he always seemed to have the puck.
     
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    Too many numbers retired with no cups.
     
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    So are the Predators.
     
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    Congrats, obviously well deserved.
     
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    I was at the draft when the Canucks got them in ‘99.

    I feel old reading this.
     
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    Congrats to the Sedins! Very well deserved!
     
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    The Sedins get in because of the novelty of who they are

    -The craziest draft trade in history to be chosen 2 and 3
    -Played on the same line for their entire career
    -twins
    -back to back art rosses
    -One chosen best player by the media (hart)
    -One chosen best player by the Players (Lindsey)

    If Paul F'n Kariya can get into the Hall of Fame than Sedins should be able to.
     
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    Why do the Red Wings stipulate a player has to be in the hall of fame before they retire his number?
     
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    I think they've overtaken Linden as the identity of the franchise.
     
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    I'll sit here and wait for you to post a video of a Sedin diving.


    I watched their entire career and never saw a Sedin dive. Not once.
     
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    It was mostly tongue in cheek, they deserve to be in the Hall.

    Seriously, you cannot believe your last line however.
     
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  24. ArGarBarGar

    ArGarBarGar Defense Please

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    They don't?

    Also the Sedins played for the Vancouver Canucks.
     
  25. CanuckGame39

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    Hows it tongue in cheek to say these guys dived? Its ridiculous.

    And yes I believe my last line. I watched the twins for 20 years and never saw them dive. Like I said prove me wrong.

    You cant. The Sedins took abuse their entire career. Never dove. Never embellished. Pure class on and off the ice.
     

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