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Series Thread: Western Conference Final - St. Louis Blues vs. San Jose Sharks

Discussion in 'NHL Hockey Forum' started by naslundfan19, May 8, 2019.

  1. naslundfan19

    naslundfan19 Boredom Savant

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    Rematch of the 2016 Conference Final. No idea who I’m picking yet.
     



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    Lets go St Louis!
     
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    naslundfan19 Boredom Savant

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    I will be rooting for the winner to win their first Cup in the Final however.
     
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    Saw my first game at the Checkerdome in '86-been rooting for the blue notes ever since.
     
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    Blues in 5. Key to victory, pressure Karllson.
     
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    Blues in 6.
     
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    You won’t half to he’s been a turnover machine all playoffs with no pressure
     
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    Cbrower91 Donkey Bonker

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    Sharks will be the first team Binnington has faced were there a lot of tipped shots, should be an interesting series
     
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    I have to give the edge to the Sharks. Could be a great series though.
    I think Binnington is going to get caught behind his net at some point. He leaves the net way too much.
     
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    I'unno...kinda stopped caring.

    Sharks in 7?
     
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    Well if Binnington wants to reenact Osgood to Baker I won’t complain about it
     
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    What kind of bumps and bruises are the Bules bring in to the series?
    Outside of the usual
     
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    Crazy that the Blues have never won a Cup. They've had some good teams over their history.
     
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    They've never been able to get there.
    Although not at the Bruins record level (29), the Blues had made the playoffs 25 consecutive years at one point.
     
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    Dead last in the NHL in early January, the St. Louis Blues looked like underachievers who cost their head coach his job and wouldn’t remain together for long.

    Then the Blues did the improbable, winning 30 of their final 45 games to become the seventh team since the expansion era began in 1967 to go from last in the league after New Year’s Day to the playoffs.
     
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    meh … git it over with.
     
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    They’ve made one Final I think. I believe they were the opponent during Bobby Orr’s famous flight.
     
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    They made it to the SCFs 3 consecutive years-'68, '69 & '70 (the teams 1st three years in the league).
     
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