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2013 Winter Classic

Postby CERV96 on Wed Feb 08, 2012 12:19 pm

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Re: 2013 Winter Classic

Postby mac5155 on Wed Feb 08, 2012 12:40 pm

in the Big House...not really the "D".
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Re: 2013 Winter Classic

Postby André on Wed Feb 08, 2012 1:30 pm

How the f they suppose to keep da peace?
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Re: 2013 Winter Classic

Postby Idoit40fans on Wed Feb 08, 2012 1:48 pm

Wouldn't "the D" be Dallas?
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Re: 2013 Winter Classic

Postby CERV96 on Wed Feb 08, 2012 2:06 pm

So cold

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Re: 2013 Winter Classic

Postby canaan on Thu Feb 09, 2012 10:31 am

Idoit40fans wrote:Wouldn't "the D" be Dallas?

thats "Big D" isnt it?
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Re: 2013 Winter Classic

Postby Idoit40fans on Thu Feb 09, 2012 10:41 am

canaan wrote:
Idoit40fans wrote:Wouldn't "the D" be Dallas?

thats "Big D" isnt it?

It is, but Detroit is definitely not called "the D".
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Re: 2013 Winter Classic

Postby Pitt87 on Thu Feb 09, 2012 4:00 pm

Idoit40fans wrote:
canaan wrote:
Idoit40fans wrote:Wouldn't "the D" be Dallas?

thats "Big D" isnt it?

It is, but Detroit is definitely not called "the D".


Clearly you need to catch up on your innerwebz...
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Re: 2013 Winter Classic

Postby DudeMan2766 on Thu Feb 09, 2012 10:13 pm

But the Red Wingz have already been in it once!!!! :evil: :evil: :thumbdown:
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Re: 2013 Winter Classic

Postby columbia on Thu Feb 09, 2012 10:16 pm

Make the ASG outside and screw this event.
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Re: 2013 Winter Classic

Postby demondg1 on Tue Aug 21, 2012 11:21 am

I was able to get tickets for the Winter Classic and the AHL game this weekend. I almost feel bad at how easy it was for me to get them when a lot of Wing and Leaf fans will get shut out.
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Re: 2013 Winter Classic

Postby Chefpatrick871 on Tue Aug 21, 2012 6:46 pm

demondg1 wrote:I was able to get tickets for the Winter Classic and the AHL game this weekend. I almost feel bad at how easy it was for me to get them when a lot of Wing and Leaf fans will get shut out.

It seems to be easier for out of market fans to get tix. In 08 my friend in Chicago got our WC tix with ease.
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Re: 2013 Winter Classic

Postby suzinpgh on Sun Apr 07, 2013 11:00 am

Detroit (rightly) gets another shot at it in 2014:

http://www.sbnation.com/nhl/2013/4/7/41 ... -ann-arbor
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Re: 2013 Winter Classic

Postby penny lane on Sun Apr 07, 2013 11:14 am

Due to the weather; I think only Canada, Buffalo, Boston should be selected. As we saw , above freezing temps ruins the event. The penguins, if asked , should decline~ graciously.
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Re: 2013 Winter Classic

Postby the wicked child on Sun Apr 07, 2013 11:26 am

Yay. Still not watching.
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Re: 2013 Winter Classic

Postby nocera on Sun Apr 07, 2013 1:35 pm

I'm all for multiple outdoor games but that will certainly take the luster out of the Winter Classic. What will set it apart from the others? Or is that even a cause for concern?
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Re: 2013 Winter Classic

Postby PhantomJB93 on Sun Apr 07, 2013 3:34 pm

nocera wrote:I'm all for multiple outdoor games but that will certainly take the luster out of the Winter Classic. What will set it apart from the others? Or is that even a cause for concern?


Yeah, I'm not a huge fan of there being multiple games. The whole draw of the WC was how it was so unusual for teams to be playing outside and how it only happened once a year. I think the actual "Winter Classic" should at least be the only game on New Year's Day, have the other ones at some other point in the season.
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Re: 2013 Winter Classic

Postby Rylan on Sun Apr 07, 2013 4:10 pm

Winter Classic should be the all-star game if anything. That is the only way to make the all-star game close to enjoyable.
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Re: 2013 Winter Classic

Postby Idoit40fans on Mon Apr 08, 2013 6:55 am

demondg1 wrote:I was able to get tickets for the Winter Classic and the AHL game this weekend. I almost feel bad at how easy it was for me to get them when a lot of Wing and Leaf fans will get shut out.


:pop: ?
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Re: 2013 Winter Classic

Postby Pitt87 on Mon Apr 08, 2013 7:15 am

Rylan wrote:Winter Classic should be the all-star game if anything. That is the only way to make the all-star game close to enjoyable.


This, without a doubt; its sort of a waste of a competitive game, since conditions have rendered them less than competitive.
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