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Re: Fleury skates...

Postby Tico Rick on Wed Mar 27, 2013 9:57 pm

Guinness wrote:It's not like I'm suggesting he shot him from the grassy knoll, for cripe's sake.


I do believe it was Gionta who shot Kennedy from that grassy knoll.
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Re: Fleury skates...

Postby DocEmrick on Wed Mar 27, 2013 10:00 pm

Tico Rick wrote:
Guinness wrote:It's not like I'm suggesting he shot him from the grassy knoll, for cripe's sake.


I do believe it was Gionta who shot Kennedy from that grassy knoll.


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Re: Fleury skates...

Postby DocEmrick on Wed Mar 27, 2013 10:00 pm

I don't think it was intentional, but the team sure did with the way they went after Gionta.
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Re: Fleury skates...

Postby letsgoalpens on Wed Mar 27, 2013 10:17 pm

I think the context is important too. There was about a minute left in the second period and Fleury had not given up anything. I can see the player of an opposing team wanting to give him a bump or create some minimal havoc to potentially get Fleury off of his game. I do think Gionta bumped into TK with the intention of creating some havoc but the situation got much worse than he intended. The way he stopped and seemed to initiate contact with TK seems fishy to me. I don't think he wanted to injure MAF but I do think he intended to have MAF bumped into. I think these were two important points for the habs and they might have been frustrated about not putting anything on the board.
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Re: Fleury skates...

Postby Azkar on Thu Mar 28, 2013 10:27 am

per twitter ^


Marc-Andre Fleury is on the ice at morning skate. instagram.com/p/XZ4iuROpLX/
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Re: Fleury skates...

Postby DelPen on Thu Mar 28, 2013 10:35 am

DocEmrick wrote:I don't think it was intentional, but the team sure did with the way they went after Gionta.


And that's all that really matters.
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Re: Fleury skates...

Postby penny lane on Thu Mar 28, 2013 10:37 am

Azkar wrote:per twitter ^


Marc-Andre Fleury is on the ice at morning skate. instagram.com/p/XZ4iuROpLX/


thank-you, thank-you! Go flower!
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Re: Fleury skates...

Postby Azkar on Thu Mar 28, 2013 10:39 am

DelPen wrote:
DocEmrick wrote:I don't think it was intentional, but the team sure did with the way they went after Gionta.


And that's all that really matters.


Gionta caused it by driving to the net like any hockey player would. You want to make him just a little bit more hesitant next time.
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