Why is Lindy Rough so tenured in Buffalo?

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Re: Why is Lindy Rough so tenured in Buffalo?

Postby guiner on Mon Jan 16, 2012 2:44 pm

pittsports87 wrote:
guiner wrote:Its always been my impression that Larry Rupp has produced pretty good results with marginal talent because of low salary constraints.

Larry Rupp?


I guess you missed that the original poster and many subsequent replies have his name wrong...
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Re: Why is Lindy Rough so tenured in Buffalo?

Postby Guinness on Mon Jan 16, 2012 4:29 pm

On a related note, I wish Shero would have signed Mike Ruff last off-season.
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Re: Why is Lindy Rough so tenured in Buffalo?

Postby PPenguinsFan66 on Mon Jan 16, 2012 8:29 pm

penmyst wrote:Does anybody in Buffalo give a %#@* about hockey?

I'm serious. I don't know if they do or not. If they didn't, maybe that's why nobody cares that he's won nothing. If they DO care about hockey, then I have no answer.


Yes, people here do give a %#@* about hockey. And to top it off most Sabres fans I know around here want Ruff fired.
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Re: Why is Lindy Rough so tenured in Buffalo?

Postby mac5155 on Tue Jan 17, 2012 2:54 pm

I liked Ruppingham better hahhaah
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Re: Why is Lindy Rough so tenured in Buffalo?

Postby Physical_Graffiti on Tue Jan 17, 2012 7:11 pm

newarenanow wrote:
penmyst wrote:Does anybody in Buffalo give a %#@* about hockey?

I'm serious. I don't know if they do or not. If they didn't, maybe that's why nobody cares that he's won nothing. If they DO care about hockey, then I have no answer.


Buffalo is a very good hockey town.

Except they rely on Hamilton/the GTA to keep them afloat.
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Re: Why is Lindy Rough so tenured in Buffalo?

Postby SolidSnake on Fri Jan 20, 2012 2:40 am

Maybe it's time for Lindsey Rup to go
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Re: Why is Lindy Rough so tenured in Buffalo?

Postby Pavel Bure on Fri Jan 20, 2012 7:37 am

Guess this is the shining example of big names don't = big success. Buffalo on paper looked to be real good this year. In practice not so much.
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Re: Why is Lindy Rough so tenured in Buffalo?

Postby DudeMan2766 on Fri Jan 20, 2012 1:28 pm

And What the F kind of name is Lindy anyways? You're a guy.
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Re: Why is Lindy Rough so tenured in Buffalo?

Postby Physical_Graffiti on Fri Jan 20, 2012 1:32 pm

Pavel Bure wrote:Guess this is the shining example of big names don't = big success. Buffalo on paper looked to be real good this year. In practice not so much.

I wouldn't go that far.
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Re: Why is Lindy Rough so tenured in Buffalo?

Postby SolidSnake on Fri Jan 20, 2012 2:25 pm

I always thought of Ruff as a "1920's" coach, with the name Lindy Ruff and the big moustache
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Re: Why is Lindy Rough so tenured in Buffalo?

Postby Mongoose87 on Sat Jan 21, 2012 2:24 pm

DudeMan2766 wrote:And What the F kind of name is Lindy anyways? You're a guy.

Lindy => Short for Lindsey => Can be male or female, apparently.
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