Jersey changes for 2011-2012?

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  1. LadyStanley

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    Yea, that's pretty much it.


    Don't know if too many Toronto fans will be keen on the proposed "Pal Hal" era 3rd jersey, if it comes up. :laugh: Course, that could mean I could get a era appropriate Mike Palmateer jersey....Hmmmm ;)
     
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    Some really like it; guess it brings some nostalgic feelings.

    Personally, as someone who is not old enough to remember those jerseys, I want nothing to do with them. Our current thirds, the "Smythe Era" ones, are one of the nicest in the league IMO.

    No reason to make a change, but then, maybe these new jerseys are fitting. In terms of performance on the ice, MLSE has proven they are just as incompetent and useless as Ballard was.
     
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    The majority of these are quite welcome. But my favorite is that the Panthers are going for a complete home/road redesign.
     
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    And not nearly as entertaining. :)....... Why would the Leafs alter their jerseys' yet again after just doing so this past summer?........ Esthetically, their are a number of really lousy logo's & uniforms out their, some that are fabulous. Frankly in some cases, I think clubs deliberately mess up their designs (hello Vancouver) in order to change up every 4-5 years & print money. Obvious & annoying.
     
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    Crazy_Ike Cookin' with fire.

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    A money grab is when you have no choice to pay it out - like installing more red light cameras. You don't have to buy a new jersey.

    Sounds like smart marketing to me.

    Some teams prefer tradition over a new look, and there's nothing wrong with that either. IMO, it's part of what makes teams different from each other, a GOOD thing.
     
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    Looking forward to Ottawa Senators new 3rd jersey design; the current one is terrible. Hope they go with this one

    Also, glad that Tampa Bay will stop wearing their practice jerseys in games and get a decent game jersey design.
     
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    You don't have to speed or run a red light either....
     

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