GDT: G1 Ducks @ Sharks | 7:30 Pac

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  1. Kalv

    Kalv Outshot by 30: Randy Carlyle hockey

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    Omg Omg Omg

    Ducks:

    Rakell-Getzlaf-Terry
    Comtois-Henrique-Silfverberg
    Cogliano-Steel-Aberg
    Street-Rowney-Sherwood

    Fowler-Manson
    Lindholm-Montour
    Pettersson-Schenn​

    Sharks
    Karlsson

    How freaking hyped are you?
    SHOW ME

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    Will try to post lineups as they get clear after morning skates
     
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  2. mightyquack

    mightyquack Boll 2 hit superstar

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    Hyped for hockey to start.

    Not so hyped to start against Burns and Karlsson - we struggle against just Burns enough as it is.
     
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    This will be interesting. The Sharks are up there with the best teams in te league.
     
  4. Vinegar Strokes

    Vinegar Strokes Dirty Ducks

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    The Sharks own us recently so I’m not expecting much. If we do win, it’ll probably be on Gibson’s back.

    We’ll see if this new system of ours allows us to not be doubled up in shots.
     
  5. Lord Flashheart

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    Expecting a strong season opener, as per usual with Ducks.
     
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    Hockey is here!!
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  7. Boogernaut

    Boogernaut Chunk Manmeat

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    We're 4-19 in openers by my count.
     
  8. KelVarnsen

    KelVarnsen Angels among us......

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    Agreed. For some reason the Ducks play really bad at season openers. I am not expecting much tonight as the Sharks will be all fired up and the Ducks have a history of pretty poor opening night games.
     
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    Based on our injury situation and our roster, this is the lineup I came up with:

    Rakell - Getz - Terry
    Cogs - Rico - Silf
    Comtois - Lundeström - Aberg
    Gibbons - Rowney - Sherwood

    Lindholm - Manson
    Fowler - Montour
    Pettersson - Schenn

    Gibson - Miller

    Scratches: Steel, Street, Sustr
     
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    UnfinishedBusiness #Randicapped Sponsor

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    What could go wrong
     
  11. Lord Flashheart

    Lord Flashheart Squadron Commander

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    That's 4 more wins than I expected.
     
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    Welcome back hockey! Here's to a good season for the Ducks and all us fans.

    (just stocked up on Scotch for the season, so I'm ready).
     
  13. TheNeutrality

    TheNeutrality scaldin ur d00dz

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    Looking at how last playoffs went and our 4-19 record in season openers, I have decided to lower my expectations a bit.

    6-2 Ducks
     
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  14. Kalv

    Kalv Outshot by 30: Randy Carlyle hockey

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    3 of those 4 wins are probably under Boudreau lmao
     
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    I would really, really like to get off to a good start this year. Half the fanbase is ready to pounce on the slightest excuse to give up.
     
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    I don't think you're gonna see them double-up the rookies if they don't have to. Swap Cogliano and Comtois.
     
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    Believe most were championship era Carlyle. One was last year.
     
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    I remember 2006 we beat the Blackhawks and 2007 we had like a 19 game point streak or something. Those and last year are the only two wins I can think of.
     
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    SirQuacksAlot Groucho Marxist

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    The off-season is over!

    COMMENCE THE SUFFERING
     
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    so basically our first game decides how deep we get into the post season lol
     
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    The one non-Carlyle win was under Mike Babcock in 2002-03. The season of the lost Stanley Cup final.
     
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    Thornton shaved his beard, now might be our chance to beat them while San Jose's beard power is at half capacity.
     
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    Pretty sure the practice lines were:

    Rakell - getzlaf - terry
    Comtois - henrique - silfverberg
    Cogliano - steel - aberg
    Street - rowney - sherwood

    But gibbons appears the be healthy so am assuming he takes streets spot.
     
  24. Kalv

    Kalv Outshot by 30: Randy Carlyle hockey

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    That season we won 3 games in the final - something the Sharks still have not done as of yet lmao. That was a heartbreaking loss but that playoff run I became the fan of the Ducks.

    This year Sharks are serious contenders tho but let`s see if their forwards and goaltending keep up with that monster blueline. On paper looks good.

    Thornton without that beard should be faster because improved aerodynamics
     
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  25. KelVarnsen

    KelVarnsen Angels among us......

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    I think Gibbons is out and Steel will more than likely play. I agree with your defense pairings though.

    Rakel-Getz-Terry
    Comtois-Rico-Silf
    Cogs-Steel-Aberg
    Lundeström-Rowney-Sherwood

    Hell I don't know. The injuries are already nuts!!!!!
     
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