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Re: Official GDT: Pens vs Leaves 12/09/17 (Game 31)

Postby BurghThing on Sat Dec 09, 2017 9:47 pm

That's coming back, unless this was a HNIC and it was a team from Canada...
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Re: Official GDT: Pens vs Leaves 12/09/17 (Game 31)

Postby BurghThing on Sat Dec 09, 2017 9:47 pm

Love that phrase, "They take a look in TORONTO" and of course it counts.
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Re: Official GDT: Pens vs Leaves 12/09/17 (Game 31)

Postby DelPen on Sat Dec 09, 2017 9:48 pm

If the other team scores before you announce your last goal maybe tone it down a little?
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Re: Official GDT: Pens vs Leaves 12/09/17 (Game 31)

Postby Puck-Lurker on Sat Dec 09, 2017 9:48 pm

BurghThing wrote:Love that phrase, "They take a look in TORONTO" and of course it counts.

That's a good goal. I hate it, but it's a good goal.
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Re: Official GDT: Pens vs Leaves 12/09/17 (Game 31)

Postby NJ Penguins Fan on Sat Dec 09, 2017 9:55 pm

Missed most of game. What is the issue tonight? Is the defense that bad? It seems like they give up a lot of goals this year. Are we missing Trevor Daley.
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Re: Official GDT: Pens vs Leaves 12/09/17 (Game 31)

Postby Faubert5 on Sat Dec 09, 2017 9:56 pm

Listening to this CBC crew makes me long for the times when there are a lot fewer Canadian teams in the chase. Wish the NHL Network took the home feed tonight.
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Re: Official GDT: Pens vs Leaves 12/09/17 (Game 31)

Postby NJ Penguins Fan on Sat Dec 09, 2017 9:56 pm

Missed most of game. What is the issue tonight? Is the defense that bad? It seems like they give up a lot of goals this year. Are we missing Trevor Daley.
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Re: Official GDT: Pens vs Leaves 12/09/17 (Game 31)

Postby Faubert5 on Sat Dec 09, 2017 9:57 pm

NJ Penguins Fan wrote:Missed most of game. What is the issue tonight? Is the defense that bad? It seems like they give up a lot of goals this year. Are we missing Trevor Daley.

We're missing him and Kris Letang.
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Re: Official GDT: Pens vs Leaves 12/09/17 (Game 31)

Postby Crashguy66 on Sat Dec 09, 2017 9:59 pm

NJ Penguins Fan wrote:Missed most of game. What is the issue tonight? Is the defense that bad? It seems like they give up a lot of goals this year. Are we missing Trevor Daley.

Gave up 2 in the first 2 minutes with everyone standing around waving sticks instead of taking bodies.
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Re: Official GDT: Pens vs Leaves 12/09/17 (Game 31)

Postby Puck-Lurker on Sat Dec 09, 2017 10:03 pm

NJ Penguins Fan wrote:Missed most of game. What is the issue tonight? Is the defense that bad? It seems like they give up a lot of goals this year. Are we missing Trevor Daley.

In order:

Taking lots of goals against, trouble scoring.
Yes, defence is that bad right now.
Yes, we're leaking goals all over.
Not especially.

People that need to come up big aren't. I can count on one hand the contributions to attempted scoring from Crosby and Malkin. I realise Geno scored and Crosby picked up an assist, but that's about all from 'em all game. Only Kessel seems on top of his game. Defensively I don't know where to begin. Switched out Jarry for DeSmith but we're not backing up our goaltenders. Tang, Cole, Hunwick not looking good. Dumo, Määttä, Ruhwedel mostly invisible.

Also, referees are using the Canadian rulebook tonight for icings and some other things. This is however in no way meant as excuse. It's only annoying to watch.

Oh and Sheahan scored a pretty one.
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Re: Official GDT: Pens vs Leaves 12/09/17 (Game 31)

Postby Crashguy66 on Sat Dec 09, 2017 10:09 pm

Excellent summation sir!
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Re: Official GDT: Pens vs Leaves 12/09/17 (Game 31)

Postby ville5 on Sat Dec 09, 2017 10:09 pm

Yeah right, like anyone else picked Sheahan for predictor.
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Re: Official GDT: Pens vs Leaves 12/09/17 (Game 31)

Postby Crashguy66 on Sat Dec 09, 2017 10:10 pm

Oh great.
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Re: Official GDT: Pens vs Leaves 12/09/17 (Game 31)

Postby Puck-Lurker on Sat Dec 09, 2017 10:21 pm

Leading shots 23-31, trailing blocked shots 18-9

There's your indicator
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Re: Official GDT: Pens vs Leaves 12/09/17 (Game 31)

Postby BurghThing on Sat Dec 09, 2017 10:25 pm

Got the lights up, nice to know I've put in more effort than my favorite hockey team on a Saturday night.
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Re: Official GDT: Pens vs Leaves 12/09/17 (Game 31)

Postby Puck-Lurker on Sat Dec 09, 2017 10:27 pm

BurghThing wrote:Got the lights up, nice to know I've put in more effort than my favorite hockey team on a Saturday night.

It's one way to light the lamp a few times during a Pens game.
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Re: Official GDT: Pens vs Leaves 12/09/17 (Game 31)

Postby Southern Fan on Sat Dec 09, 2017 10:30 pm

What happened to Sheahan ? Only played 5 minutes.

Hornqvist still out ?

They don't have maple leafs on their jersey so no one is saying on HNIC
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Re: Official GDT: Pens vs Leaves 12/09/17 (Game 31)

Postby Southern Fan on Sat Dec 09, 2017 10:33 pm

Sounds like they are skating on sand
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Re: Official GDT: Pens vs Leaves 12/09/17 (Game 31)

Postby ville5 on Sat Dec 09, 2017 10:37 pm

Southern Fan wrote:What happened to Sheahan ? Only played 5 minutes.

Hornqvist still out ?

They don't have maple leafs on their jersey so no one is saying on HNIC

Unleash The Sprong!!!
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Re: Official GDT: Pens vs Leaves 12/09/17 (Game 31)

Postby BurghThing on Sat Dec 09, 2017 10:38 pm

So Jarry is off the hook.
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Re: Official GDT: Pens vs Leaves 12/09/17 (Game 31)

Postby Puck-Lurker on Sat Dec 09, 2017 10:39 pm

Within one.
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Re: Official GDT: Pens vs Leaves 12/09/17 (Game 31)

Postby Crashguy66 on Sat Dec 09, 2017 10:39 pm

And there's Good Letang.
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Re: Official GDT: Pens vs Leaves 12/09/17 (Game 31)

Postby Crashguy66 on Sat Dec 09, 2017 10:42 pm

Good god!
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Re: Official GDT: Pens vs Leaves 12/09/17 (Game 31)

Postby BurghThing on Sat Dec 09, 2017 10:42 pm

And the iron curses us again.
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Re: Official GDT: Pens vs Leaves 12/09/17 (Game 31)

Postby Faubert5 on Sat Dec 09, 2017 10:43 pm

Can't give the Leafs a 3-0 lead and expect to win. Maybe they'll learn to start on time someday.
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