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Re: NHL business

Post by Puck » Tue Jun 21, 2016 12:31 pm

I've been watching a fair bit of Euro 2016 and the TSN panel on that production is excellent. Luke Wileman hosts, Jason de Vos breaks down defensive highlights and Kristian Jack does the attacking highlights. All three are concise, and the two experts do a really good job of breaking down 'film'. I don't know about you guys, but that's all I want from an intermission in any sport. A host and 1-2 people that really add technical insight. No flash, no check social media segments, just detailed breakdown.

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Re: NHL business

Post by ESQ » Tue Jun 21, 2016 1:41 pm

Puck wrote: No flash, no check social media segments, just detailed breakdown.
Oh my god, what is the deal with the check social media segments? If I gave a crap about what some idiot on twitter said, I would go on twitter and read all the garbage, why have it infect a TV broadcast? Especially when live sports is the main reason I pay for cable, you can do a little better than reading off tweets.

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Re: NHL business

Post by Arachnid » Tue Jun 21, 2016 1:44 pm

Puck wrote:I've been watching a fair bit of Euro 2016 and the TSN panel on that production is excellent. Luke Wileman hosts, Jason de Vos breaks down defensive highlights and Kristian Jack does the attacking highlights. All three are concise, and the two experts do a really good job of breaking down 'film'. I don't know about you guys, but that's all I want from an intermission in any sport. A host and 1-2 people that really add technical insight. No flash, no check social media segments, just detailed breakdown.
Fuck, I just watch my Protties lose to the Krauts by 1 goal in a pro-Irish pub (with a few nazis thrown in....we really razed them.... :D )
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Re: NHL business

Post by 5thhorseman » Tue Jun 21, 2016 2:18 pm

Puck wrote:I've been watching a fair bit of Euro 2016 and the TSN panel on that production is excellent. Luke Wileman hosts, Jason de Vos breaks down defensive highlights and Kristian Jack does the attacking highlights. All three are concise, and the two experts do a really good job of breaking down 'film'. I don't know about you guys, but that's all I want from an intermission in any sport. A host and 1-2 people that really add technical insight. No flash, no check social media segments, just detailed breakdown.
Is Howie Meeker not available?

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Re: NHL business

Post by Strangelove » Tue Jun 21, 2016 9:38 pm

Blob Mckenzie wrote:They should poach James Duthie and Chris Cuthbert from TSN.
Honestly, this was my first thought as well.

Going back to MacLean is akin to hitting the panic button.
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Re: NHL business

Post by micky107 » Wed Jun 22, 2016 12:25 am

5thhorseman wrote:
Puck wrote:I've been watching a fair bit of Euro 2016 and the TSN panel on that production is excellent. Luke Wileman hosts, Jason de Vos breaks down defensive highlights and Kristian Jack does the attacking highlights. All three are concise, and the two experts do a really good job of breaking down 'film'. I don't know about you guys, but that's all I want from an intermission in any sport. A host and 1-2 people that really add technical insight. No flash, no check social media segments, just detailed breakdown.
Is Howie Meeker not available?
That's a good one! Remember when Howie Meeker use to get so into it, spit would star dripping from the side of his mouth, glasses would fog up and he'd start shaking. :wow:
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Re: NHL business

Post by Hockey Widow » Wed Jun 22, 2016 3:41 am

I always liked Dave Hodge back in the day. But he did something to piss off the powers to be and got canned.
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Re: NHL business

Post by Topper » Wed Jun 22, 2016 4:56 am

the pencil toss
http://www.puckreport.com/2012/03/today ... -dave.html

he stood up for fans, one of HNIC's finest moments
Over the Internet, you can pretend to be anyone or anything.

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Re: NHL business

Post by 5thhorseman » Wed Jun 22, 2016 8:54 am

micky107 wrote:
5thhorseman wrote:
Puck wrote:I've been watching a fair bit of Euro 2016 and the TSN panel on that production is excellent. Luke Wileman hosts, Jason de Vos breaks down defensive highlights and Kristian Jack does the attacking highlights. All three are concise, and the two experts do a really good job of breaking down 'film'. I don't know about you guys, but that's all I want from an intermission in any sport. A host and 1-2 people that really add technical insight. No flash, no check social media segments, just detailed breakdown.
Is Howie Meeker not available?
That's a good one! Remember when Howie Meeker use to get so into it, spit would star dripping from the side of his mouth, glasses would fog up and he'd start shaking. :wow:
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Re: NHL business

Post by ESQ » Wed Jun 22, 2016 9:09 am

With the money Rogers is burning through, and the apparent loyalty amongst TSN staff, maybe Onrait and O'Toole could come back from the US and take the helm.

And it sounds like their American adventure isn't going too great.

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Re: NHL business

Post by Hockey Widow » Wed Jun 22, 2016 11:09 am

Topper wrote:the pencil toss
http://www.puckreport.com/2012/03/today ... -dave.html

he stood up for fans, one of HNIC's finest moments
Thanks Topper. I wish I remembered it. I'm sure I would have liked it. It's an age thing.
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Re: NHL business

Post by Hockey Widow » Wed Jun 22, 2016 4:48 pm

Up to date NHL award winners

http://www.sportsnet.ca/hockey/nhl/2016 ... t-winners/

Panarin wins Calder.

Rutherford GM

Kane everything else.


Still on going.
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Re: NHL business

Post by Island Nucklehead » Wed Jun 22, 2016 4:54 pm

Henrik Sedin wins the King Clancy award for leadership qualities on and off the ice, making significant humanitarian contributions to the community.

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Re: NHL business

Post by Strangelove » Wed Jun 22, 2016 6:36 pm

Holtby wins the Vezina btw Lou got more points than Schneids:


2015-2016 Vezina Trophy Voting // Pts. (1st-2nd-3rd)

1. Braden Holtby, WSH 140 (26-3-1)

2. Ben Bishop, TBL 51 (2-12-5)

3. Jonathan Quick, LAK 36 (1-8-7)

4. Roberto Luongo, FLA 14 (0-3-5)

5. Corey Crawford, CHI 10 (1-1-2)

6. Cory Schneider, NJD 10 (0-1-7)

7. John Gibson, ANA 3 (0-1-0)

8. Martin Jones, SJS 3 (0-1-0)

9. Brian Elliott, STL 3 (0-0-3)

:mex:

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Re: NHL business

Post by Puck » Thu Jun 23, 2016 10:49 am

Hank joins Trev in the King Clancy club. Nice. I wonder how they decided on Henrik over Daniel? Maybe Dank's penciled-in to win in 2017.

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