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Re: All-Time Most Hated Penguin

Postby Froggy on Wed Jul 25, 2012 9:51 am

HockeyDaddy wrote:
canaan wrote:Not seeing a resounding Melichar chant in here. if this question was asked in 2006, there would be one reply and 17 agrees, this', +1's, etc.

Same with Ryan "Brittany" Whitney circa 2009.

I never understood the "Brittany" nickname. His last name was already a girl's name.
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Re: All-Time Most Hated Penguin

Postby JoseCuervo on Wed Jul 25, 2012 10:00 am

I really don't hate many penguin players, but I strongly dislike having Macintyre on the roster. Unless it's a fight off the face off, he can't even catch anyone in the nhl to fight them.
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Re: All-Time Most Hated Penguin

Postby ShaPe on Wed Jul 25, 2012 10:02 am

I hated Ruutu before he got here and never liked him.
Another one for no reason I can remember right now, Dan Kesa
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Re: All-Time Most Hated Penguin

Postby JS© on Wed Jul 25, 2012 10:06 am

Rico Fata.

Might have been one of the fastest players in the NHL during his time with the Penguins but he was so frustrating to watch. I heard "Offsides Fata" so much during the 2005-06 season that I thought he might have changed his name during the lockout, then I realized he was offsides....again.
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Re: All-Time Most Hated Penguin

Postby Froggy on Wed Jul 25, 2012 10:06 am

I remember not particularly caring for Ian Moran. Hatcher is a good one, too
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Re: All-Time Most Hated Penguin

Postby sil on Wed Jul 25, 2012 10:31 am

Francois Leroux. Big. Dumb. Pointless.
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Re: All-Time Most Hated Penguin

Postby dukeharris on Wed Jul 25, 2012 10:32 am

Andrew Ference. Ryan Whitney, close second.
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Re: All-Time Most Hated Penguin

Postby KG on Wed Jul 25, 2012 10:48 am

sil wrote:Francois Leroux. Big. Dumb. Pointless.


Yes. Him and his defense partner Chris Joseph were equally brutal. Pens blue line was a joke during those years...horrible...
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Re: All-Time Most Hated Penguin

Postby pressure=9Pa on Wed Jul 25, 2012 11:02 am

Miro Satan for a few months.
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Re: All-Time Most Hated Penguin

Postby Cr@zy871 on Wed Jul 25, 2012 11:03 am

Andre Roy... nuff said!
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Re: All-Time Most Hated Penguin

Postby firepower on Wed Jul 25, 2012 11:05 am

Konstantin Koltsov. The guy had blazing speed and hands of stone, actually probably lead.
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Re: All-Time Most Hated Penguin

Postby TKovacs2 on Wed Jul 25, 2012 11:05 am

Georges Laraque.
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Re: All-Time Most Hated Penguin

Postby Mongoose87 on Wed Jul 25, 2012 11:18 am

Gotta be Palffy, for quitting on the team.
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Re: All-Time Most Hated Penguin

Postby DocEmrick on Wed Jul 25, 2012 11:31 am

Tibbets
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Re: All-Time Most Hated Penguin

Postby Cr@zy871 on Wed Jul 25, 2012 11:36 am

Mongoose87 wrote:Gotta be Palffy, for quitting on the team.


Does anyone know what really went on with that? What was his reason at the time? He was a PPG player when he decided to leave...
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Re: All-Time Most Hated Penguin

Postby Mongoose87 on Wed Jul 25, 2012 11:37 am

Cr@zy871 wrote:
Mongoose87 wrote:Gotta be Palffy, for quitting on the team.


Does anyone know what really went on with that? What was his reason at the time? He was a PPG player when he decided to leave...

He claimed he had to retire due to shoulder problems, which apparently disappeared once he got to Europe.
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Re: All-Time Most Hated Penguin

Postby KG on Wed Jul 25, 2012 12:01 pm

Cr@zy871 wrote:Andre Roy... nuff said!


Good one! I remember when they signed him to a 3 year $3mill contract to "protect" the team....what a waste. Another enforcer that goes to the Burgh and goes soffffff....
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Re: All-Time Most Hated Penguin

Postby HockeyDaddy on Wed Jul 25, 2012 12:02 pm

Mongoose87 wrote:
Cr@zy871 wrote:
Mongoose87 wrote:Gotta be Palffy, for quitting on the team.


Does anyone know what really went on with that? What was his reason at the time? He was a PPG player when he decided to leave...

He claimed he had to retire due to shoulder problems, which apparently disappeared once he got to Europe.

He also got married, IIRC.
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Re: All-Time Most Hated Penguin

Postby Tanger58 on Wed Jul 25, 2012 12:06 pm

Lots of hate...

Jagr
Kovalev when he didn't show up
Ian Moran
Satan
Gonchar when he looked dazed and forgot to play D
Tom B.
Melichar
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Re: All-Time Most Hated Penguin

Postby crush_lives_723 on Wed Jul 25, 2012 12:15 pm

Max Talbot... what a clown
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Re: All-Time Most Hated Penguin

Postby Senka on Wed Jul 25, 2012 12:31 pm

Mango Salsa.

MO couldnt hit the net on the shootout.. used to frustrate me so much... and well I didn't care for him much to begin with.

But he's second place to Paul Martin for me... Ive never grown so upset during a game.
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Re: All-Time Most Hated Penguin

Postby MarioLives on Wed Jul 25, 2012 12:36 pm

Surprised by the hate for some players like Moran, he did everything asked from the Pens. Tibbits I can understand. Jagr? Without him the Pens may have never won those 2 cups....the way he left is a good reason I guess.
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Re: All-Time Most Hated Penguin

Postby Jesse on Wed Jul 25, 2012 12:45 pm

Drake Berehowsky, and it ain't even close.
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Re: All-Time Most Hated Penguin

Postby newerapens on Wed Jul 25, 2012 12:52 pm

Hans Jonsson
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Re: All-Time Most Hated Penguin

Postby IanMoran on Wed Jul 25, 2012 12:54 pm

Jeez I don't feel welcomed here anymore :(
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