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Back to boring...

Postby moondart on Tue Mar 26, 2013 9:18 pm

Ok, all of the excitement from 2005 relaunch is gone...boring...

Just saying...

Oh how I miss the days of breakaways, slappers from the wings, and dekes...
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Postby Rylan on Tue Mar 26, 2013 9:20 pm

wat?
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Postby mikey287 on Tue Mar 26, 2013 9:23 pm

Rylan wrote:wat?
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Postby PittPensFan on Tue Mar 26, 2013 9:36 pm

Yay ignore feature...
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Re: Back to boring...

Postby Kovy27 on Tue Mar 26, 2013 10:10 pm

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Re: Back to boring...

Postby bhaw on Tue Mar 26, 2013 11:56 pm

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Re: Back to boring...

Postby canaan on Wed Mar 27, 2013 3:47 am

Brainfart at it again
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Re: Back to boring...

Postby moondart on Wed Mar 27, 2013 4:27 am

Yea. The league. Is soooo exciting now...

I love seeing 1000 blocked shots per game and guys who skate to the blueline and dump it in the corner and chase the puck...
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Postby Sam's Drunk Dog on Wed Mar 27, 2013 4:59 am

You like to see guys dump in the corner? Awkward...
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Postby Letang Is The Truth on Wed Mar 27, 2013 6:24 am

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Re: Back to boring...

Postby Beveridge on Wed Mar 27, 2013 6:30 am

This must be a Caps fan transplant.

I'll take 1-0 2-1 wins 8 days a week over 5-4, 4-3 wins.
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Re: Back to boring...

Postby TheHammer24 on Wed Mar 27, 2013 8:52 am

To be fair, the Pens have an extremely exciting style. If I had to watch the Bruin all night Id pull my eyes out. Turtle in front and block shots.
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Re: Back to boring...

Postby Rylan on Wed Mar 27, 2013 9:15 am

I am beginning to think you just don't like the sport and would rather complain about it.
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Re: Back to boring...

Postby moondart on Wed Mar 27, 2013 9:21 am

TheHammer24 wrote:To be fair, the Pens have an extremely exciting style. If I had to watch the Bruin all night Id pull my eyes out. Turtle in front and block shots.


Compared to present day teams. Compared to the days of Mogilny, Kovalev, Lafontaine, Brett Hull, etc it sucks...
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Re: Back to boring...

Postby Kovy27 on Wed Mar 27, 2013 9:30 am

Could always watch Football. Action packed games every Sunday!
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Re: Back to boring...

Postby newarenanow on Wed Mar 27, 2013 12:21 pm

#boring
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Re: Back to boring...

Postby Great58 on Wed Mar 27, 2013 2:06 pm

boring thread is boring.
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Re: Back to boring...

Postby nocera on Wed Mar 27, 2013 9:41 pm

moondart wrote:
TheHammer24 wrote:To be fair, the Pens have an extremely exciting style. If I had to watch the Bruin all night Id pull my eyes out. Turtle in front and block shots.


Compared to present day teams. Compared to the days of Mogilny, Kovalev, Lafontaine, Brett Hull, etc it sucks...


What an odd collection of players...
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Re: Back to boring...

Postby Kovy27 on Wed Mar 27, 2013 9:52 pm

That Montreal-Boston game was a snoozefest.
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Re: Back to boring...

Postby DocEmrick on Wed Mar 27, 2013 9:54 pm

Meh, I agree with moondart here.

What happened to the no clutch and grab?

The attempted pass no-icing?

It's like in the past few years they've slowly just reverted back to the pre 2005 era, and I hate it. We've had what, 4 powerplays over the last 3 games? We'll see what happens next year. Garbage to just throw out your rulebook.
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Re: Back to boring...

Postby FreeCandy44 on Wed Mar 27, 2013 11:31 pm

Don't feed the troll.
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Re: Back to boring...

Postby moondart on Thu Mar 28, 2013 6:37 pm

DocEmrick wrote:Meh, I agree with moondart here.

What happened to the no clutch and grab?

The attempted pass no-icing?

It's like in the past few years they've slowly just reverted back to the pre 2005 era, and I hate it. We've had what, 4 powerplays over the last 3 games? We'll see what happens next year. Garbage to just throw out your rulebook.


It's not just the goal scoring...its the "way" the game is played. A player gets benched if his name isn't Crosby or Malkin and he tries to beat a player 1 on 1.

We have gone from the "lets outscore" the opponent to "lets keep them from scoring".

We have gone from slappers off the wing, to hit the blue line, and dump the puck in the corner and go try to cycle. Or, lets do a "pass off the pads". My God....the NHL players don't even shoot to score anymore? Their mentality is to pass off the pads for scoring chances!! Aghhh!!!
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Re: Back to boring...

Postby count2infinity on Thu Mar 28, 2013 7:45 pm

moondart wrote:We have gone from slappers off the wing, to hit the blue line, and dump the puck in the corner and go try to cycle.


Tyler Kennedy laughs at you...
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Re: Back to boring...

Postby moondart on Thu Mar 28, 2013 8:44 pm

count2infinity wrote:
moondart wrote:We have gone from slappers off the wing, to hit the blue line, and dump the puck in the corner and go try to cycle.


Tyler Kennedy laughs at you...


TK tries to pass off the goalies chest...
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