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Ongoing NHL Thread Part IV - A New Hope

Discussion in 'NHL Hockey Forum' started by dash, Mar 4, 2017.

  1. thedddd

    thedddd Well-Known Member

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    Found the footage. Definitely a Canucks fan...

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  2. dash

    dash An Overwhelming Surplus of Diggity

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    Matty releasing the hounds :D
     
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  3. Bloody Brian Burke

    Bloody Brian Burke #1 CFL Fan!

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    Bobby Ryan hasn't topped 35 points in either of the last two seasons, has topped 20 goals twice since 2012 and has 4 years & $29 million left on his contract.

    "Vegas sources indicating that Ottawa wouldn't put a value on taking the Ryan contract," Dreger said. "Ottawa's perspective was, 'No, you're getting a decent NHL player here who happens to have an ugly contract. But it's a hockey trade.'"

    Sens refused to give 'Ryan discount' in trades - TSN.ca
     
  4. elocomotive

    elocomotive Keep the faith.

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    Breaking news!

    Erik Karlsson is going to San Jose. Wow!

    No details on the return yet, may be a family-sized pack of chicken thighs.
     
  5. sabresfaninthesouth

    sabresfaninthesouth Lifelong Cynic

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    The fact that Karlsson becomes - temporarily I'm sure - only the third highest paid D in San Jose really goes to show what a deal that contract became for Ottawa.
     
  6. dash

    dash An Overwhelming Surplus of Diggity

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    If I'm not mistaken, Brent Burns is making more next season than the entire defense corps of the Senators.
     
  7. elocomotive

    elocomotive Keep the faith.

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    Burns will make $10 million, though his cap hit is only $8 million.

    The Senators D-corp. will make $9,913,333.

    So what you are saying is correct, from a certain point of view.

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  8. Slimpikins

    Slimpikins Well, fuck it

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    He already can't move, that's why he was a healthy scratch most of last season.
     
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  9. dash

    dash An Overwhelming Surplus of Diggity

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    Only inveterates gamble on pre-season games...

     
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  10. tducey

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    Hard to believe we are just 2 1/2 weeks away from the NHL season starting. Hoping for another fun season.
     
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    My guy in Singapore told me to steer clear of games in China - the refs are on the take.
     
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    Chiarelli confirmed Oilers were not on EK65's list
     
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    Clearing out a closest and found my Jeff Carter bobble head. You know you want one
     
  14. forty_three

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    First: Jeff Carter? In a closet? UNPOSSIBLE

    Second:
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    Send it my way.
     
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    tducey Sports discussion

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    Indeed, those old Jets jerseys were amazing. Their new jerseys since they went back there? Not so much.
     
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    BGDave The Inveterate One

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    Maybe its just old man nostalgia, but I cannot think of a single "new" jersey that was an improvement on the old

    (ignoring the Canucks, goes without saying)
     
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    forty_three 3 time pickleball champion

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    Feels a bit odd calling anything Jackets related "old" but those first jerseys were terrible.

    New ones are much better.

    I wish they'd go to the thirds as their main ones.


    And that psychedelic coyote thing was an abomination, the new ones are pretty sharp, IMO.
     
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    I hope you didn't kowtow to his demands.