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NHL - November 2014

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RJ called the first period and it seemed like we were inspired tonight. So great to hear him calling Sabres goals.

Was at Avs-Devils and we had an entertaining first because it was two shit teams creating opportunities. As the game wore on each team's shittiness overwhelmed everything and the game got worse and worse. The goal the Avs tied it on was vintage Bad Cory right through the five hole.

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So the Blues have won 11 of there last 12, both of our goaltenders have been outstanding, the STL line had been outstanding, Shattenkirk has played about perfectly in his role and Gunnarson has been a fantastic compliment to him, and generally things are going really well in spite of our top pairing playing below expectations and that Stasnty hasn't played well yet coming off injury.

Please please keep going well.

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Part of me almost wishes the Oilers had been shut out by Devan Dubnyk tonight because, well, why fucking not really.

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Jets sleepwalk through the first period in Minnesota, but fight back in the third to get a point. Plenty of shit goals in that game though.

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Couple polar-opposite games from Detroit over the weekend:

 

Red Wings vs Blackhawks - Total domination from Detroit.  Easily their best game of the year with everything clicking.  A shockingly one-sided game.

 

Red Wings vs Canadiens - Ugh.  Detroit was flat from start to finish, looking a step slow throughout.  They had a NHLPA-mandated day off of Saturday and played as if the entire team spent a very long evening at Goose Loonies Saturday night.  Some fluky goals - the one that bounced off Kyle Quincey's, ahem, upper inner thigh, took a left turn and bounced down and into the net - but there was just no effort on Detroit's part.  Babcock continues his mystifying (non-) use of Gus Nyquist, relegating him to little or no power play time for no apparent reason.  Babock DID do something I've never seen before, certainly never in the regular season - he pulled the goalie down 4-1 with over 4 minutes to play.  It didn't work ;)

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Offering a reward for the return of Alex Semin's game.  Somebody? Anybody? Please...

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Every time i go to make a joke, nashville scores before i can post it.

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Seth Rorabaugh ‏@emptynetters 2 minutes ago

Penguins announce Dupuis diagnosed with blood clot in lung. Sidelined six months. Will be treated with blood thinners.

 

Was their new arena built on an ancient Indian burial ground or something?

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Well considering the Penguins franchise has gone bankrupt a couple of times and almost moved a bunch of times to Edmonton, Hamilton twice etc. only to be brought back from the dead by the good fortune of getting Lemieux and Crosby.  Poor Pascal Dupuis must be paying some sort of cosmic debt to the hockey gods

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It seems like it's always the bloodsucking parents. I feel bad for him that is truly an unfathomable level of betrayal.

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Rangers and Sabres is postponed

At least the Rangers cant lose now

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It seems like it's always the bloodsucking parents.

 

I was expecting Alan Eagleson

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One of these days I'm going to compile the statistics about how many times the Panthers have given up the game tying or game winning goal in the last minute of the 3rd or OT over the last decade. It seems like a ridiculous amount at this point.

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I honestly laughed out loud when I saw they got shut out by Cam Talbot and not King Henrik.

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Well they had a back to back and needed to save their energy to lose against the Wild.

 

I feel bad for Hextall, he is trying his best to clean up Holmgren's mess.  Once the fire sale starts things will get better.

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Stars trade Dillon to the Sharks for Demers and a 3rd in 2016. I haven't been paying attention this year but the past few seasons I've really liked Dillon's game.

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Who would be the guys he keeps to build around?

 

Also, the Calgary Flames have the most goals among Western Conference teams and Vancouver is 2nd.

 

http://youtu.be/JvW-ZGNjBYc?t=5s

 

They really need to trade Lecavalier who is the anchor weighing down the team.  Once he goes the top three lines would be

 

Raffl-Giroux-Voracek

Schenn-Bellemare-Simmonds

Umberger-Couturier-Read

 

Bellemare has shown some real chemistry on the second line in his limited time there but they have to showcase Vinny to trade him. 

 

On defense Del Zotto has been good when not paired with Schenn.  Together they are a dumpster fire but apart have played well enough.  There are a few defensemen with one year left so they will be attractive at the deadline.

 

The goaltenders are scrap but Vinny is the guy that just drags the entire roster down.

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