Post-Game Talk: Preseason Game #6 | Canucks 0 at Oilers 6: See you Saturday

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  1. DDRhockey

    DDRhockey Hockeyfan since 1986

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    Sorry for starting this one.

    Lineups TBD

    Canucks has yet to score more than 3 goals in a preseason game.
     
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    Literally Better than you think

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    Well.. last night was certainly the end of Archibald and Gaudette.... at least.

    Whose opening night dream ends tonight?
     
  3. FacepalmBenning

    FacepalmBenning Praise Glorious Leader Jim Benning

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    Eh, why not. It'll be fun to watch the Oilers dance through out defense.
     
  4. DDRhockey

    DDRhockey Hockeyfan since 1986

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    Dare I say it. Player for player, ottawa has a better roster.

    My guess on this one: pettersson and horvat plays. Boeser sits.
     
  5. Literally

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    Pettersson to get a taste of McDavid..
     
  6. Literally

    Literally Better than you think

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    Between the two-Horvat has earned to sit..Boeser needs to play.
     
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    carolinacanuck Registered User

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    boeser needs to play. he looks super sluggish.
     
  8. iceburg

    iceburg Don't ask why

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    I love how the game day threads are now starting with an apology...:laugh:

    Last two preseason games, they'll be starting a close-to-opening-night roster. Maybe Horvat and Edler sit. Pettersson and Boeser need to play, one to get the experience the second to get going.
     
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    Otoh, maybe sitting a couple of games would re-energize him and get rid of the sluggishness.

    There would also probably be a lot less screaming from Canucks fans if he sat for a couple of preseason games than if he sat the first two regular season games. :))
     
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    Our line up...

    RNH-McDavid-Rattie
    Lucic-Draisaitl-Yamamoto
    Rieder-Khaira-Puljujarvi
    Chiasson-Brodziak-Kassian
     
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    DDRhockey Hockeyfan since 1986

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  12. Grub

    Grub First Line Troll

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    Oh man, good luck to our swarm defense.
     
  13. cookiefest

    cookiefest FIRE BENNING

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    Only 84 games left!!
     
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    Grub First Line Troll

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    Top 3 Favourite Players on this current roster in order?

    For me:

    1. Petterson
    2. Boeser
    3. Horvat

    Going to get myself a Petterson jersey when I’m back in Canada for the holidays.
     
  15. Hit the post

    Hit the post We are all Ryan Miller

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    Willie Desjardins would've claim Boeser is already tired from training camp.:sarcasm:

    Boeser will be ok once the real season starts - that I have no doubt.
     
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    This team is so bad that even the pre-season is a death march. please let it end
     
  17. tantalum

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    The remaining canuck faithful that still have hope?
     
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  18. Mr. Canucklehead

    Mr. Canucklehead Kitimat Canuck

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    Pffft. This Oilers group has no idea what it's in for. An NHL defensemen doesn't really know defense until he plays 300 games. And our very own Erik Gudbranson is only 9 games away from 400. He'll be even better! That's just simple math, kids.

    ...

    We're gonna die. :laugh:
     
  19. Literally

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    Yup.. We should be icing our scrubs this game... Gaunce, Biega, Nielsson, maybe Archie again... but there may be Pettersson!
     
  20. NoShowWilly

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    Two games left. I'd think green has his full lineup minus Roussel in one of the two.

    Fridge's last game tonight I assume.
     
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    Oil fan. I have watched all of the Canucks pre-season games. Petterson is head and shoulders better than anybody I see on the ice on the Canucks. You can tell he has very high hockey IQ.
     
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    Yup. This is the last chance for guys battling for roster spots.
     
  23. 6oeser

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    9 pm?
     
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    Game is 9 pm EDT.
     
  25. 50 Sheas of Grey

    50 Sheas of Grey Pettersson for Selke

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    And then we'll get our hopes up for 1st overall, start pencilling in Hughes as our 1st line centre, and then draft 5th overall. But it's cool because we'll have Dahlen, Gaudette, Gadjovich, Lind, Woo, Juolevi, and Hughes all on our roster because all of them will be great. That's the year of a Canucks fan in a nut shell.
     
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