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by Topper
Sat Jan 19, 2019 5:16 pm
Forum: Canucks Corner Chat
Topic: Vancouver's Hockey "Media"
Replies: 948
Views: 151255

Re: Vancouver's Hockey "Media"

by Topper
Sat Jan 19, 2019 5:10 pm
Forum: Game Day Forum
Topic: GDT: Jan 18 Sabres@ Canucks 7pm SN
Replies: 75
Views: 427

Re: GDT: Jan 18 Sabres@ Canucks 7pm SN

A difficult game to watch. For the past 3 or 4 games, players have been very tentative going for loose pucks and the default mode has been to give up. Far to often, players are stopping and reaching with a swatting stick swing after loose pucks instead of confidently skating through and challenging ...
by Topper
Sat Jan 19, 2019 12:33 pm
Forum: Canucks Corner Chat
Topic: 2016 NHL ENTRY DRAFT
Replies: 1854
Views: 136224

Re: 2016 NHL ENTRY DRAFT

I didn't have an issue with the pick. The current issue is the time value of the pick. Development and now injury are adding to the cost. Of the top 16 players selected that year, only 1 has no NHL games 5, including Oli, have less than 10 games 9 have over 100 games Remember when the Genius was hir...
by Topper
Sat Jan 19, 2019 12:19 pm
Forum: Canucks Corner Chat
Topic: Canuck News and Notes - 2018-2019
Replies: 2370
Views: 90791

Re: Canuck News and Notes - 2018-2019

In the current collective bargaining agreement, the NHLPA (players union) negotiated a minimum # of mandatory days off per month and a minimum # of hours off between games and practices. While Pettersson is visibly unhappy, despite his words, with the decision to be kept out, it is ultimately not hi...
by Topper
Sat Jan 19, 2019 12:33 am
Forum: Canucks Corner Chat
Topic: Around the league (signings, RFAs injuries)
Replies: 8339
Views: 674668

Re: Around the league (signings, RFAs injuries)

Wilson numbers are what are being bantered around for Ferland.
by Topper
Fri Jan 18, 2019 9:17 am
Forum: Creeper's Bar & Grill
Topic: The Brexit disaster
Replies: 62
Views: 3186

Re: The Brexit disaster

https://nationalpost.com/opinion/conrad ... -a-victory

"A Guardian editorialist got somewhat carried away, as the Guardian almost always does in its lobotomous socialist biases"
by Topper
Fri Jan 18, 2019 6:25 am
Forum: Creeper's Bar & Grill
Topic: The Brexit disaster
Replies: 62
Views: 3186

Re: The Brexit disaster

The wisdom of age knows how being an island has preserved British sovereignty.
by Topper
Thu Jan 17, 2019 9:38 pm
Forum: Creeper's Bar & Grill
Topic: Only 99 days
Replies: 154
Views: 25359

Re: Only 99 days

Why is Horgan running around the province building slums?
by Topper
Thu Jan 17, 2019 4:11 pm
Forum: Canucks Corner Chat
Topic: Canuck News and Notes - 2018-2019
Replies: 2370
Views: 90791

Re: Canuck News and Notes - 2018-2019

Strangelove wrote:
Thu Jan 17, 2019 4:07 pm
Topper wrote:
Thu Jan 17, 2019 3:56 pm
Massively protected role where?
Well, in that fantasy, he would spend 5 minutes per game on the ice, and 5 minutes per game in the box. :mrgreen:
Sounds exactly like your Natalie Portman fantasy.
by Topper
Thu Jan 17, 2019 3:56 pm
Forum: Canucks Corner Chat
Topic: Canuck News and Notes - 2018-2019
Replies: 2370
Views: 90791

Re: Canuck News and Notes - 2018-2019

Massively protected role where?
by Topper
Thu Jan 17, 2019 3:11 pm
Forum: Creeper's Bar & Grill
Topic: US Erection 12 *AND* 16
Replies: 3171
Views: 183341

Re: US Erection 12 *AND* 16

They are my airplanes and I'm taking them home.

What happens when you drain the swamp? You are left with kids fighting in a sandbox.
by Topper
Thu Jan 17, 2019 2:55 pm
Forum: Game Day Forum
Topic: GDT: Canucks vs Oilers - SNP @ 19:00 PST
Replies: 141
Views: 657

Re: GDT: Canucks vs Oilers - SNP @ 19:00 PST

got a chance to see the game,

lil trojan being lil tojan again

seeing Bo, Brock, Bearchia attempt to cycle really makes you appreciate what the Sedins were able to do

how long does Nurse put up with dismal Edmonton?
by Topper
Thu Jan 17, 2019 10:06 am
Forum: Canucks Corner Chat
Topic: 2019 NHL ENTRY DRAFT - Vancouver
Replies: 371
Views: 21962

Re: 2019 NHL ENTRY DRAFT - Vancouver

It is no different than how teams play against Crosby or Kane.

Did you catch the Montreal pregame interviews whee (Petry?) was asked how they were going to play Pettersson, hard and physical to take away his time and space was the reply.
by Topper
Thu Jan 17, 2019 9:37 am
Forum: Canucks Corner Chat
Topic: 2019 NHL ENTRY DRAFT - Vancouver
Replies: 371
Views: 21962

Re: 2019 NHL ENTRY DRAFT - Vancouver

just put him in bubble wrap
by Topper
Thu Jan 17, 2019 9:34 am
Forum: Canucks Corner Chat
Topic: Canuck News and Notes - 2018-2019
Replies: 2370
Views: 90791

Re: Canuck News and Notes - 2018-2019

shifting a body to Utica without waivers oh well Opens up the ability to bring up another player from Utica for try-outs. Good move imo. I just worry that retaining on MDZ might cost us on another trade, as we are retaining our 2 allowed salaries. But, it's a moot point if Benning is planning to wa...