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what is the line up going to look like?

Postby JTS66 on Tue Aug 07, 2012 10:35 pm

:pop: :?: :?: :?: :?:
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Re: what is the line up going to look like?

Postby Froggy on Tue Aug 07, 2012 11:03 pm

they're probably going to look like a bunch of white dudes wearing some combination of black, white, and khaki...
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Re: what is the line up going to look like?

Postby columbia on Tue Aug 07, 2012 11:06 pm

Since they ditched Park, I'd have to agree with Froggy.
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Re: what is the line up going to look like?

Postby jimjom on Wed Aug 08, 2012 12:02 am

No Euros according to Mike Colligan's latest article. (insinuated Bylsma hates Euros)
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Re: what is the line up going to look like?

Postby SolidSnake on Wed Aug 08, 2012 1:05 am

jimjom wrote:No Euros according to Mike Colligan's latest article. (insinuated Bylsma hates Euros)

No but there will be plenty of Craig Adams
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Re: what is the line up going to look like?

Postby Gaucho on Wed Aug 08, 2012 6:13 am

Doan know.
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Re: what is the line up going to look like?

Postby DelPen on Wed Aug 08, 2012 7:54 am

The goaltending looks great.
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Re: what is the line up going to look like?

Postby columbia on Wed Aug 08, 2012 7:57 am

Gaucho wrote:Doan know.


If you weren't a vegetarian, I'd recommend that you go out for a Doaner kebab, while we wait.
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Re: what is the line up going to look like?

Postby Idoit40fans on Wed Aug 08, 2012 9:21 am

jimjom wrote:No Euros according to Mike Colligan's latest article. (insinuated Bylsma hates Euros)


Malkin is getting traded and Vokoun is getting cut. :scared:
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Re: what is the line up going to look like?

Postby sil on Wed Aug 08, 2012 9:23 am

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Re: what is the line up going to look like?

Postby Penspal on Wed Aug 08, 2012 11:41 am

At this point in time, my mind link with GMRS tells me this is what we are looking at

FORWARDS
Dupuis - Crosby - FA-TRADE/Jeffrey/Tangradi/?
Kunitz - Malkin - Neal
Cooke - Sutter - Kennedy
Glass - Vitale - Adams

DEFENCE
Letang - Martin
Orpik - Niskanen
Engellend - Lovejoy
Despres or Reese

spare:Jeffrey, BigMac
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Re: what is the line up going to look like?

Postby DocEmrick on Wed Aug 08, 2012 2:21 pm

jimjom wrote:No Euros according to Mike Colligan's latest article. (insinuated Bylsma hates Euros)


Vokoun :pop: I guess Malkin is technically Eurasian.
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Re: what is the line up going to look like?

Postby no name on Wed Aug 08, 2012 2:39 pm

I was trying to make up a line up but i just can't decide to split Kunitz up with Malkin and Neal or move him to SIds line. Sid needs a good winger and he has had success with Duper and Kunitz befor. But Kunitz played so well well with Neal and Malkin. If you keep the NMK line together you push the other coach to match his best defencemen vs that line. leaving Sid vs lessor D men to face. But a Sid Kennedy duper line really isn't something i want to see even vs a other teams 2nd pair of defencemen. Unless Bennette can make it on SIds line and proves to be capible. Tangradi i just don't think would fit with Sid, really doubting his ability to be a top 2 line guy on this team. Mostly because of Sid and Malkin not needed that type of slower powerforward on their line. both thoes guys need players who can rush the puck up the ice. Tangradi is built for a dump and chase game.
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Re: what is the line up going to look like?

Postby offsides on Wed Aug 08, 2012 3:25 pm

Penspal wrote:At this point in time, my mind link with GMRS tells me this is what we are looking at

FORWARDS
Dupuis - Crosby - FA-TRADE/Jeffrey/Tangradi/?
Kunitz - Malkin - Neal
Cooke - Sutter - Kennedy
Glass - Vitale - Adams

DEFENCE
Letang - Martin
Orpik - Niskanen
Engellend - Lovejoy
Despres or Reese

spare:Jeffrey, BigMac


Looks like a deep Cup run to me. :pop:
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Re: what is the line up going to look like?

Postby DocEmrick on Wed Aug 08, 2012 3:51 pm

The Pens will add all start, all American Andrew Hilbert to the club to finish his career with Sidney Crosby.
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Re: what is the line up going to look like?

Postby Kaizer on Wed Aug 08, 2012 6:58 pm

The Pens will add all start, all American Andrew Hilbert to the club to finish his career with Sidney Crosby.


already happened.
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Re: what is the line up going to look like?

Postby Idoit40fans on Thu Aug 09, 2012 8:04 am

no name wrote:I was trying to make up a line up but i just can't decide to split Kunitz up with Malkin and Neal or move him to SIds line. Sid needs a good winger and he has had success with Duper and Kunitz befor. But Kunitz played so well well with Neal and Malkin. If you keep the NMK line together you push the other coach to match his best defencemen vs that line. leaving Sid vs lessor D men to face. But a Sid Kennedy duper line really isn't something i want to see even vs a other teams 2nd pair of defencemen. Unless Bennette can make it on SIds line and proves to be capible. Tangradi i just don't think would fit with Sid, really doubting his ability to be a top 2 line guy on this team. Mostly because of Sid and Malkin not needed that type of slower powerforward on their line. both thoes guys need players who can rush the puck up the ice. Tangradi is built for a dump and chase game.


Based on what Crosby has been doing when healthy, I'm not sure he doesn't still draw the top defenseman.
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Re: what is the line up going to look like?

Postby meow on Thu Aug 09, 2012 8:15 am

Tangradi on Sid's wing is a pipe dream
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Re: what is the line up going to look like?

Postby Idoit40fans on Thu Aug 09, 2012 8:15 am

Sounds more like a nightmare.
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Re: what is the line up going to look like?

Postby Cr@zy871 on Thu Aug 09, 2012 8:33 am

Just got back from Watching Sid practice.

Was flying out there smiling and having a lot of fun. He was mostly playing, scrimmaging, and doing drills with Beau Bennett.

Bennett's hands are def. there, but his skating and most importantly his foot speed needs A LOT of work.

It was crazy how many pens, former penguins and prospects were out there today.

Sid, Dick Park, Mike Comrie, BB, Dustin Jeffery, and two or so other players I couldn't really identify.

Other NHLers practicing today were Perros, Ryan, Miller, Stoll, I think David Krejci

Was a lot of fun and nice to see Sid flying and completely owing people in practice.


This is from a poster on HF Boards, so take it for what it is worth, but...
Maybe Bennett is going to get a good look on Sid's wing. They are putting in some time now.
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Re: what is the line up going to look like?

Postby Rylan on Thu Aug 09, 2012 8:39 am

Mike Comrie on the comeback tour?

I still think that would have worked out had he not had hip issues. Just saying.
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Re: what is the line up going to look like?

Postby Cr@zy871 on Thu Aug 09, 2012 8:48 am

Rylan wrote:Mike Comrie on the comeback tour?

I still think that would have worked out had he not had hip issues. Just saying.


The poster went on to say how Comrie came out in all his pens gear.. Must have jacked it on his way out :)
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