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Both could be gone. Two of Kessel, Phaneuf and JvR.
5 hours, 24 minutes ago on Wednesday Mashup: Back At It vs. Devils
I bet one or two guys off the typical first line of JvR, Bozak, Kessel, and some movement from the top pairing D -- probably Dion. Maybe some fillers added in. Maybe Gards.
5 hours, 39 minutes ago on Wednesday Mashup: Back At It vs. Devils
Franson's on the upswing, Dion's been downhill for a while now.
8 hours, 24 minutes ago on Wednesday Mashup: Back At It vs. Devils
Nah, he's just a believer in the ideology. Doesn't care for experts, stats and studies.
21 hours, 12 minutes ago on Tuesday Mashup: Life without Dion
That moron has time to write a book while managing the affairs of a G7 nation, and he's married with kids?
Only job he's ever had was working as an economist for an oil company, yet can't recognize a recession when it hits him in the face, nor know what to do to rectify it. Never the less, use standardized costing to estimate the purchase of a fighter jet we'll never need. Cuts taxes in a manner that shrinks the economy, and reduces average standard of living. And now he plans on cutting taxes again, and balancing the budget, when every economist expects significantly lower than expected growth as a result of the Saudis lowering the value of oil.
A conservative economist politician who isn't likeable and doesn't understand economics. Yeah, I really want to read a book he wrote on something he's not an expert on.
21 hours, 16 minutes ago on Tuesday Mashup: Life without Dion
Also, I'm not sure that we've done a terrible job of drsfting in the range you suggest.
1 week, 4 days ago on Friday Mashup: Slip Sliding Away
We're a team that's ranked all sorts of places throughout the season. I'm not interested in pin-pointing that based on this week or four weeks ago. I think we're a mid-table team.
Word is we need their size and ability to create offense off the cycle.
What evidence is there that we don't have marketable assets? Or that we would need to win 5 or 6 trades to turn the corner? Are you as knee-jerk as the masses ir Leaf fans everywhere? This is a team that has proven it's ability to win and proven it's ability to lose, one with some promising talents young and old. It's also a team in transition to a completely different coaching philosophy mid-season.
That's not to say we're fantastic or that we don't have some albatrosses. But it seems to me, the team has attempted to bolster its scouting year after year and the rest of the comment doesn't mean much.
Watching the Ducks feed. They seem to believe that Carrick's first name is Conner. Have since the beginning of the game and no one's corrected them.
1 week, 6 days ago on GDT: Game #44, Toronto Maple Leafs at Anaheim Ducks (10 p.m., SNO)
There's 3 guys on that line?
And Holland and Lupuk are injured...
Was wondering if it was Marleau and Burns...
Kessel, if you're not going to skatebin the dzone then go wait at the red line.
Pretty good wingers, we just don't have a #1C. I'm sure people woukd find our lineup more intimidating if that were the case.
Who's on the Sharks top line?
You want to trade two fairly productive guys for one who is losing production? One who makes jokes!!!? JOKES!!!?
2 weeks, 1 day ago on Game Review: Game #43, Los Angeles Kings 2 vs. Toronto Maple Leafs 0
I think you're reading too much into a goofy bunch of stuff that happened at a goofy allstar game.
Better making the right decisions than the quick ones. And besides, who says there's good options out there? Trades aren't made by one team.
Thought he's played well. He doesn't have a consistent line to play with. I'd put Lupul on his wing when he returns, Santa on the opposite when Holland gets back.
Possibly sarcasm from the Ontario kid playing in Carolina. Jesus.
Why not? Shouldn't we be aspiring to be as good as possible while the kids get experience? Creating an atmosphere that's conducive to winning, and drawing people here? LA's the perfect example of how anythin can happen come playoffs.
Yes a bunch of professional athletes were conspiring to play shitty to create the possibility of their coach's firing.
Proven by how well he coached our team. He might know hockey, but he doesn't know coaching or people or systems.
It's a meaningless expression, from a meaningless fool.
Detroit turned Yzerman and Fedorov into Selke players. Wilson doesn'tknow a spot from a stripe from a skidmark, which is why he's sitting around bitching about jungle cats.
It got one in a plane, and his replacement seems to be getting something out ofvthe bodies that are still here.
Gotta like the guys who do take hits to make plays, it sucks that they get injured, but that's the cost of playing like you should.
Franson, Polak, Robidas are all guys who will make and take hits. Reilly is getting more physical and is going to be a horse as he gets older. Phaneuf will dish them out, but he's been avoiding them too much this season.
Winnik, Komorov, Lupul, Panik, Booth, these guys play in a manner which will garner us wins. Look at how big and mean the Kings were yesterday. That's their blueprint, and the Ducks' blueprint, and San Jose's blueprint. We have to take ownership of the space on the ice, and that'll help us own the puck.
It's why we signed Clarkson too. JVR isn't a really truculent sort, but he uses his size to own space.
Everybody wants to bitch. The team has gotten better consistently, there's prospects in the system, and even before Carlyle got fired the coaching had improved. Now that he's been fired everyone wants to bitch even more than they did before. This is bullshit.
2 weeks, 5 days ago on Thursday Mashup: No miracle fix in Horachek’s first game
And that secind line a few years back was one-and-done. They were never that good before, will never be as good again -- good riddance.
Think those are all pretty decent upgrades. Sure as hell better than no upgrades or downgrades. You expect some fucking miracle trade every year or what?
I'm leaving, the sky's only falling in here.
2 weeks, 6 days ago on GDT: Game #41, Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Washington Capitals (7 p.m., Sportsnet)
Brought the Wings to the playoffs last year using half AHLer's.
Based on what?
I don't know if Corsi won or lost tonight. Who cares?
Why would that game seal what's going to happen to 6 or 7 unrelated players? Let's all go take a drink and think happy thoughts about something else.
2 of which didn't even play!
Thought it was a little too loose on the back end, guys were squeezing their sticks, and a bunch of perfect shots.
Should have cheap-shotted him into the boards, Dion. Could have really made him pay for that goal.
1 game. Let's not get our shit all bent out of shape yet.
Been our best D this year. FA too so not much value. No thanks.
Hate how it's a positive winning percentage if you lose in OT. Your wins in OT count as wins why should your losses count as ties?
Didn't see one I would expect my goalie to stop.
Never mind, which one goal?
Which two goals?
3 one-T's in the top corners, and a fluke tip.
Dion will remember that.
Ron and Don
Was there a season in '17? Cancelled for WWI.
They came out hard, some sloppy plays as a result. I'll take it.
In a game?
I meant the top six guy who can play with Kessel and Kadri.