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Brooks Orpik injury news

Postby FreeCandy44 on Wed Apr 24, 2013 11:34 pm

Lower body has been thrown around and Disco was very dismissive about it. Im wondering and hoping he is available for Round 1 come next week. So any news? updates? woo?
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Re: Brooks Orpik injury news

Postby Bioshock on Wed Apr 24, 2013 11:40 pm

I love that you created this topic.
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Re: Brooks Orpik injury news

Postby FreeCandy44 on Wed Apr 24, 2013 11:57 pm

I love that you posted in this topic.
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Re: Brooks Orpik injury news

Postby CERV96 on Thu Apr 25, 2013 12:06 am

Fitting that once Martin starts to get healthy his defence partner goes down. Based on what has been said by Bylsma this sounds just precautionary.
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Re: Brooks Orpik injury news

Postby taz71 on Thu Apr 25, 2013 2:15 am

any one see the play where he got hurt?
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Re: Brooks Orpik injury news

Postby littlemoonboot on Thu Apr 25, 2013 4:40 am

I never saw anything of a fall, hit or blocked shot where he got clearly hurt, I'm guessing (GUESSING) that he tweaked something.
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Re: Brooks Orpik injury news

Postby meow on Thu Apr 25, 2013 7:38 am

I'm thinking something extremely minor and they are holding him out until the playoffs to get him some rest.
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Re: Brooks Orpik injury news

Postby Penspal on Thu Apr 25, 2013 8:14 am

Lower body... I thought he took a shot when he was partially turned, looked like he took it right on the backside. I guess you can call him a candy ***
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Re: Brooks Orpik injury news

Postby Beveridge on Thu Apr 25, 2013 8:22 am

Penspal wrote:Lower body... I thought he took a shot when he was partially turned, looked like he took it right on the backside. I guess you can call him a candy ***


Was the candy free though?
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Re: Brooks Orpik injury news

Postby Nizzy on Thu Apr 25, 2013 8:23 am

Orpik is old. :(
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Re: Brooks Orpik injury news

Postby JeffDFD on Thu Apr 25, 2013 8:53 am

Nizzy wrote:Orpik is old. :(


He is getting up there...especially for his style of play, but with #1 locked up and the last games really meaningless - he is exactly the style of player you let rest up for a couple of games. We are going to need him to (points up in the sky as if Tangradi were dead) #BangBodies.
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Re: Brooks Orpik injury news

Postby npv708 on Thu Apr 25, 2013 10:08 am

He fell and couldn't get up.
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Re: Brooks Orpik injury news

Postby Pitts on Thu Apr 25, 2013 10:14 am

taz71 wrote:any one see the play where he got hurt?

I think Matt Cooke sliced him.
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Re: Brooks Orpik injury news

Postby guiner on Thu Apr 25, 2013 11:34 am

I've heard it from a reliable source that his feelings are hurt...
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Re: Brooks Orpik injury news

Postby Digitalgypsy66 on Thu Apr 25, 2013 11:37 am

He's not skating with the team this morning. :(
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Re: Brooks Orpik injury news

Postby Headshot77 on Thu Apr 25, 2013 11:43 am

guiner wrote:I've heard it from a reliable source that his feelings are hurt...

pff. Orpik doesn't have feelings and you know that.
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Re: Brooks Orpik injury news

Postby littlemoonboot on Thu Apr 25, 2013 1:53 pm

Day to day is the word. I think he'll be OK.
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Re: Brooks Orpik injury news

Postby penny lane on Thu Apr 25, 2013 3:04 pm

Joe Vitale and Brooks did not make the scenic trip to NJ.
Got to have Brooks ready for the play-offs.
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Re: Brooks Orpik injury news

Postby FreeCandy44 on Thu Apr 25, 2013 3:07 pm

penny lane wrote:Joe Vitale and Brooks did not make the scenic trip to NJ.
Got to have Brooks ready for the play-offs.

No free candy :( but now who will be the GDT whipping boy?
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Re: Brooks Orpik injury news

Postby jwest21 on Thu Apr 25, 2013 3:07 pm

Dear Pens,
No more injuries.
Sincerely,
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Re: Brooks Orpik injury news

Postby penny lane on Thu Apr 25, 2013 3:13 pm

FreeCandy44 wrote:
penny lane wrote:Joe Vitale and Brooks did not make the scenic trip to NJ.
Got to have Brooks ready for the play-offs.

No free candy :( but now who will be the GDT whipping boy?


AS long as TK is breathing and Kris Letang is playing; it's covered. 8-)
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Re: Brooks Orpik injury news

Postby TwoSheds on Thu Apr 25, 2013 3:36 pm

Vitale didn't make the trip?!?!? :shock:
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Re: Brooks Orpik injury news

Postby Jasmine on Thu Apr 25, 2013 10:40 pm

Cardboard Orpik made the trip.
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Re: Brooks Orpik injury news

Postby Godric on Sun Apr 28, 2013 11:41 pm

anyone know what is wrong with him?

Any speculation at all?
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Re: Brooks Orpik injury news

Postby jmh470 on Mon Apr 29, 2013 4:20 am

I'd say the most important news here is that Mark Eaton is the better player right now.
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