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Re: Iginla traded to Penguins

Postby Mr. Colby on Fri Mar 29, 2013 9:20 pm

If he's here, he'll play.

Maybe less minutes, but Iginla with absolutely no knowledge of the Penguins system and on no sleep is still infinity times better than Tanner Glass
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Re: Iginla traded to Penguins

Postby Mr. Colby on Fri Mar 29, 2013 9:22 pm

What's the corresponding roster move? Either Martin to IR, Despres to WBS, or somebody to waivers.

I'd still do Despres to WBS... we can go with Murray-Niskanen, Orpik-Engelland, Eaton-Bortuzzo for a game or two
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Re: Iginla traded to Penguins

Postby pens2005 on Fri Mar 29, 2013 9:25 pm

I still can't believe Iginla is a Pittsburgh Penguin.
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Re: Iginla traded to Penguins

Postby SolidSnake on Fri Mar 29, 2013 9:25 pm

Gaucho wrote:Travel issues. Unlikely to play tomorrow. Per rossi.

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Re: Iginla traded to Penguins

Postby Bioshock on Fri Mar 29, 2013 9:28 pm

pens2005 wrote:I still can't believe Iginla is a Pittsburgh Penguin.


This... I'm still in a state of shock.

And what is even more insane is on the radio today on trib live, they explained that the Pens really could keep him if they wanted since they will have so many moving pieces.

Just imagine... several years of Crosby and Iginla... I may just start crying...

This might actually make me buy a jersey. And i never buy jerseys.
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Re: Iginla traded to Penguins

Postby FreeCandy44 on Fri Mar 29, 2013 9:32 pm

Iggy needs to make his debut this Tuesday. Ill be at that game. :)
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Re: Iginla traded to Penguins

Postby FreeCandy44 on Fri Mar 29, 2013 9:33 pm

DOUBLE POST
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Re: Iginla traded to Penguins

Postby Pitts on Fri Mar 29, 2013 9:43 pm

JermainFranklin ‏@TSNJFranklin 16m
The #Flames thanked Iginla on the jumbotron with a nice tribute... Standing ovation from the crowd... and still going... #chills

Eric Francis ‏@EricFrancis 15m
Awesome that Cammalleri asks linesman not to drop puck so the standing ovation for Iggy can be prolonged. Flames layers stand & tap sticks

Eric Francis ‏@EricFrancis 16m
Stirring video tribute to Iginla is followed by lengthy standing ovation from fans.

Love it. I'm so glad the fans did not turn on Iginla. I hope the Pens can do them all proud and get Iggy what he deserves!
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Re: Iginla traded to Penguins

Postby Headshot77 on Fri Mar 29, 2013 9:45 pm

Wow, the Calgary fanbase is really classy. It feels right when you piss off a team that you are rivals with (read: Boston), but I'm touched that Iginla left his team on good terms.
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Re: Iginla traded to Penguins

Postby sharpshootr55 on Fri Mar 29, 2013 9:48 pm

#Iggywatch
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Re: Iginla traded to Penguins

Postby pens2005 on Fri Mar 29, 2013 9:56 pm

Bioshock wrote:
pens2005 wrote:I still can't believe Iginla is a Pittsburgh Penguin.


This... I'm still in a state of shock.

And what is even more insane is on the radio today on trib live, they explained that the Pens really could keep him if they wanted since they will have so many moving pieces.

Just imagine... several years of Crosby and Iginla... I may just start crying...

This might actually make me buy a jersey. And i never buy jerseys.


I know!

And as for the jersey, it's something to seriously consider.
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Re: Iginla traded to Penguins

Postby Gaucho on Fri Mar 29, 2013 10:00 pm

Bioshock wrote:This might actually make me buy a jersey. And i never buy jerseys.


Same here.
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Re: Iginla traded to Penguins

Postby FreeCandy44 on Fri Mar 29, 2013 10:04 pm

I'd go shirt jersey aka shirsey until he commits.
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Re: Iginla traded to Penguins

Postby The Snapshot on Fri Mar 29, 2013 10:24 pm

CANADA - GIVE UP. HE IS NOT STAYING.

Immigration issues my rear end.
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Re: Iginla traded to Penguins

Postby Pitts on Fri Mar 29, 2013 11:04 pm

The Flames video tribute from tonight's game: http://video.flames.nhl.com/videocenter ... ?id=231646
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Re: Iginla traded to Penguins

Postby Froggy on Fri Mar 29, 2013 11:16 pm

i'm still kinda like, "holy crap... we got Iginla"
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Re: Iginla traded to Penguins

Postby ExPatriatePen on Fri Mar 29, 2013 11:17 pm

Pitts wrote:The Flames video tribute from tonight's game: http://video.flames.nhl.com/videocenter ... ?id=231646


He looks so young in the beginning of that tribute piece.
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Re: Iginla traded to Penguins

Postby seabiscuit on Fri Mar 29, 2013 11:21 pm

pens2005 wrote:I still can't believe Iginla is a Pittsburgh Penguin.

:thumb:
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Re: Iginla traded to Penguins

Postby sharpshootr55 on Fri Mar 29, 2013 11:26 pm

Froggy wrote:i'm still kinda like, "holy crap... we got Iginla"


To me it feels like it won't be real until I see him with a Pens sweater on.
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Re: Iginla traded to Penguins

Postby FreeCandy44 on Fri Mar 29, 2013 11:33 pm

Anyone have that song the flames would play after each Iggy goal? The fan morning show had a ball with it this morning.
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Re: Iginla traded to Penguins

Postby Froggy on Fri Mar 29, 2013 11:52 pm

sharpshootr55 wrote:
Froggy wrote:i'm still kinda like, "holy crap... we got Iginla"


To me it feels like it won't be real until I see him with a Pens sweater on.


yeah, and even after that, i won't fully acknowledge it until everyone is healthy and we have letang and p-mart back.
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Re: Iginla traded to Penguins

Postby MRandall25 on Fri Mar 29, 2013 11:55 pm

FreeCandy44 wrote:Anyone have that song the flames would play after each Iggy goal? The fan morning show had a ball with it this morning.


I was under the impression they played "Gettin' Jiggy wit it".
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Re: Iginla traded to Penguins

Postby Eismann on Sat Mar 30, 2013 8:37 am

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Re: Iginla traded to Penguins

Postby Trip McNeely on Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:09 am

FreeCandy44 wrote:Anyone have that song the flames would play after each Iggy goal? The fan morning show had a ball with it this morning.


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wxuusN0dm6M
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Re: Iginla traded to Penguins

Postby ExPatriatePen on Sat Mar 30, 2013 9:16 am

I just re-read Jarome's quote from yesterday "I'd love to get my first crack at one Cup,"

Let's hope he gets multiple "cracks", all of them in Pittsburgh. :)
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