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Maatta staying with the Pens!

Postby DMcGrew on Thu Oct 24, 2013 10:11 am

BREAKING: Olli Maatta will remain with #Pens. Ray Shero:"Based on his play, we believe this is the best decision for Olli & the Penguins..."
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Re: Maatta staying with the Pens!

Postby shafnutz05 on Thu Oct 24, 2013 10:13 am

Sweeeeeeeeeeeet
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Re: Maatta staying with the Pens!

Postby shoeshine boy on Thu Oct 24, 2013 10:13 am

right move.
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Re: Maatta staying with the Pens!

Postby llipgh2 on Thu Oct 24, 2013 10:14 am

Wow. Surprised, pleasantly.
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Re: Maatta staying with the Pens!

Postby Gaucho on Thu Oct 24, 2013 10:14 am

:thumb:
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Re: Maatta staying with the Pens!

Postby tfrizz on Thu Oct 24, 2013 10:22 am

Orpik - Martin
Scuderi - Letang
Maatta - Niskanen
Bortuzzo
Engelland
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Re: Maatta staying with the Pens!

Postby skullman80 on Thu Oct 24, 2013 10:23 am

Good. he put in the work. Deserves to stay.
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Re: Maatta staying with the Pens!

Postby Gaucho on Thu Oct 24, 2013 10:24 am

In other good news, Kris Letang could return Friday night.
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Re: Maatta staying with the Pens!

Postby Crankshaft on Thu Oct 24, 2013 10:28 am

It was Olli a Maatta of time before he was going to be in the NHL.

#MattaPuns
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Re: Maatta staying with the Pens!

Postby shafnutz05 on Thu Oct 24, 2013 10:29 am

Kind of hate to see Bortuzzo be relegated to 7th D status though, but I suppose it's necessary.
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Re: Maatta staying with the Pens!

Postby Gaucho on Thu Oct 24, 2013 10:30 am

I didn't think he could Pouliot, but he set me Strait. Oh Sneep Lovejoy!

#badpuns
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Re: Maatta staying with the Pens!

Postby Cr@zy871 on Thu Oct 24, 2013 10:30 am

MRandall25 is not going to be happy about this :D
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Re: Maatta staying with the Pens!

Postby MRandall25 on Thu Oct 24, 2013 10:31 am

I said he played well enough to stay...
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Re: Maatta staying with the Pens!

Postby SolidSnake on Thu Oct 24, 2013 10:35 am

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Re: Maatta staying with the Pens!

Postby Take the Body Shoot the Puck on Thu Oct 24, 2013 10:37 am

I'm excited that he's staying, but once Letang returns...

shafnutz05 wrote:Kind of hate to see Bortuzzo be relegated to 7th D status though, but I suppose it's necessary.
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Re: Maatta staying with the Pens!

Postby Hawkeynut on Thu Oct 24, 2013 10:37 am

Despres has become expendable today.
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Re: Maatta staying with the Pens!

Postby Gaucho on Thu Oct 24, 2013 10:40 am

Hawkeynut wrote:Despres has become expendable today.


Bylsma hates rookies.
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Re: Maatta staying with the Pens!

Postby Crankshaft on Thu Oct 24, 2013 10:40 am

Hawkeynut wrote:Despres has become expendable today.


That's not even the slightest bit true.
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Re: Maatta staying with the Pens!

Postby Caputi19 on Thu Oct 24, 2013 10:43 am

Believe Despres Niskanen Have Become Trade Bait. Bortuzzo Has Turned Huge Corner And engelland Will Be Delegated To Spot duty
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Re: Maatta staying with the Pens!

Postby Cr@zy871 on Thu Oct 24, 2013 10:43 am

Crankshaft wrote:
Hawkeynut wrote:Despres has become expendable today.


That's not even the slightest bit true.


Yea it looks like Despres has been a solied 1-2 Dman in WBS this year... I wouldn't count him out just yet. He is a BIG boy that skates fairly well. I am sure that if he was available, there would have already been some offers...
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Re: Maatta staying with the Pens!

Postby firepower on Thu Oct 24, 2013 10:44 am

Tells ya how good the kid is. For all the depth at his position he stepped over everyone. Keep it up kid
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Re: Maatta staying with the Pens!

Postby mac5155 on Thu Oct 24, 2013 10:44 am

I just hope he plays. If they keep him here and let him play 39 games, then it was a waste.
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Re: Maatta staying with the Pens!

Postby Hawkeynut on Thu Oct 24, 2013 10:44 am

Crankshaft wrote:
Hawkeynut wrote:Despres has become expendable today.


That's not even the slightest bit true.


You don't think Shero would pull the trigger on a deal if a surplus goalie of decent age were made available for Despres?

About the only doubt I would have is that you don't sell low on Despres right now.
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Re: Maatta staying with the Pens!

Postby viva la ben on Thu Oct 24, 2013 10:45 am

Tradable talent isn't exactly an expendable commodity.
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Re: Maatta staying with the Pens!

Postby MRandall25 on Thu Oct 24, 2013 10:46 am

mac5155 wrote:I just hope he plays. If they keep him here and let him play 39 games, then it was a waste.


The 40 games is 40 on the roster, not played.
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