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Postby Per » Fri Sep 30, 2011 3:08 pm

Henrik Lundquist returned home as the New York Rangers played a pre season game against his old team Frölunda and won 4-2. King Henrik received a standing ovation and had his name chanted by his old home crowd. His twin brother Joel plays for Frölunda, but did not score tonight.

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Re: OOTS

Postby Aaronp18 » Fri Sep 30, 2011 3:27 pm

Per wrote: His twin brother Joel plays for Frölunda, but did not score tonight.


They are identical twins aren't they?

You think Joel ever wishes he would've been the goalie instead?

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Re: OOTS

Postby Per » Fri Sep 30, 2011 10:10 pm

Aaronp18 wrote:
Per wrote: His twin brother Joel plays for Frölunda, but did not score tonight.


They are identical twins aren't they?

You think Joel ever wishes he would've been the goalie instead?

:)

Possibly, but he's had a charmed life anyway; he spent three seasons playing for Dallas (134 regular season and 25 playoff games), he was on the gold winning team at the 2006 world championships, he has won the Swedish championship twice and has captained Frölunda for the past four years. Sure, he's not the superstar his brother is, but he's still had a lot of success and made good money playing hockey.

And he plays centre.

Ask any kid if they want to play centre or goal, and see what they tell you! :lol:
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Re: OOTS

Postby Benjo » Sat Oct 01, 2011 3:10 pm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pgHN0Jh8Q0M

Taylor Fedun (Oiler D prospect) breaks his femur last night.
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Re: OOTS

Postby mathonwy » Fri Oct 07, 2011 8:23 pm

Really good interview with David Backes.

http://sports.yahoo.com/nhl/blog/puck_d ... hl-wp14299

I'm very impressed with how intelligent his answers are.
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Re: OOTS

Postby dhabums » Sat Oct 08, 2011 6:42 pm

The Reimer parade is slowly getting smaller.
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Re: OOTS

Postby ukcanuck » Sun Oct 09, 2011 12:39 am

well bountiful will be upset today :lol: that's a nice thought
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Re: OOTS

Postby tantalum » Sun Oct 09, 2011 4:00 pm

Got home from 2 weeks in France/Germany today and turned on the tV to watch the Jets. I've made my mind up that I don't like the home uniforms. They just don't pop at all. Very bland.
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Re: OOTS

Postby mathonwy » Sun Oct 09, 2011 4:19 pm

I gotta say, its REALLY good to see hockey back in the Peg.

The arena is jammed packed and loud as hell versus Atlanta which is a ghost town.

I'm pretty sure the players probably appreciate it as well.
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Postby tantalum » Sun Oct 09, 2011 4:36 pm

mathonwy wrote:I gotta say, its REALLY good to see hockey back in the Peg.

The arena is jammed packed and loud as hell versus Atlanta which is a ghost town.

I'm pretty sure the players probably appreciate it as well.


Not very loud right now.
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Re: OOTS

Postby Eddy Punch Clock » Sun Oct 09, 2011 5:32 pm

Ouch, Winnipeg got thrashed.

Still a great day for the city... but I can't help wonder if some of the people that paid 2-3 grand for tickets aren't feeling a little buyers remorse right now.
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Re: OOTS

Postby Topper » Sun Oct 09, 2011 5:50 pm

Lipstick on a pig.

They are still the Thrashers, now with what looks to be, the Avro Aero on their chests.

The irony of Harper unveiling a coin in their honour can not be missed.
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Re: OOTS

Postby Aaronp18 » Sun Oct 09, 2011 8:25 pm

Can't wait to have the Jets in our division as well! Should guarantee a division title for years!

Let Ballard play 1/4 season, do well and move him and Schneider with a first for Evander (broad shoulders) Kane and Mason.
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Re: OOTS

Postby sagebrush » Sun Oct 09, 2011 11:15 pm

Thrashing their goaltending improves the odds of a goalie package in trade for Kane. However, the competion (to get Kane) could be tough. A lot of thrashing may be required.
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Re: OOTS

Postby dhabums » Mon Oct 10, 2011 12:29 am

tantalum wrote:Got home from 2 weeks in France/Germany today and turned on the tV to watch the Jets. I've made my mind up that I don't like the home uniforms. They just don't pop at all. Very bland.


Bland is a compliment. Suits the city perfectly.
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