Pre-Game Talk: Vs. San Jose

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  1. HisIceness

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    I’ll be at this one. I’m taking my boss and his son to their first ever hockey game.

    I take full responsibility for the **** show this is sure to become.
     
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    I found it funny that Forslund was talking about San Jose's road trip (Nashville on Wednesday, then Carolina Friday, then all the way to Anaheim) and talking about what a journey it is.

    All I could think about was "John, the Canes just got through with a similar one. Minnesota, then Winnipeg, then Tampa Bay."
     
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    just get a ****in' win
     
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    For some reason I felt like the Sharks own us. But we're apparently .500 against them all time. 11-8 at home. Lost both games against them last year. It's not as bad as I thought though.
     
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    My thought was the Raleigh to Anaheim trip also takes them about 90% of the way back home too.
     
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    Aaron Dell 62 save SO incoming.
     
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    It's hard to get exact "as the crow flies" numbers out of GMaps, but roughly:

    Raleigh > MSP > Winnipeg > Tampa > Raleigh = 4250 miles
    SJ > NSH > Raleigh > Anaheim > SJ = 5800 miles
     
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    Plugged it into a Great Circle Mapper for aviation:

    RDU-MSP-YWG-TPA-RDU = 3183 nautical miles (3662.9 miles)
    SJC-BNA-RDU-SNA-SJC = 4296 nautical miles (4943.75 miles)
     
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    Well look at you, Mr Fancy Pants. :sarcasm:
     
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    :laugh: The benefits (?) of being an aviation nerd? Although I'm losing my touch apparently. I had to look up what the airport codes were for Tampa, Nashville, John Wayne-Orange County and Norman Mineta-San Jose.
     
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    You're washed up.
     
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    Alas. Just like Jordan Staal and Justin Williams.
     
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    Like an 80s one hit wonder still doing shows at ****ty dive bars.
     
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    So YOU were the one following the flights to Quebec! I knew it was a Canes board insider.
     
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    62 shots?
    Aaron Dell's in deep deep deep deep...snow.
     
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    I mean I do speak French and have a fleur-de-lis tattoo.
     
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    Phew, good thing I don't hang out with any Prince Valiant looking types, then.
     
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    So I'm to understand that they were married for some length of time and he'd never seen her shoulder?

    She probably branded herself and staged the accident as an escape.
     
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    She insists for total darkness for the bare shoulder moments.

    Most adaptations leave out that D'Artagnan uses that fact to impersonate Comte des Wardes in a nighttime rendezvous with her.
     
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    Look, man... *sigh*... she branded herself.

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