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Re: Vancouver's Hockey "Media"

Post by Reefer2 » Sat Dec 02, 2017 2:23 pm

Reefer2 wrote:Wow you 2 are amazing, you always feel the need to get the last word in.

I think there is name for this.

But if it helps you through the week all the power to you.

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Re: Vancouver's Hockey "Media"

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Reefer2 wrote:
Reefer2 wrote:Wow you 2 are amazing, you always feel the need to get the last word in.

I think there is name for this.

But if it helps you through the week all the power to you.

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Re: Vancouver's Hockey "Media"

Post by Topper » Tue Feb 27, 2018 12:13 pm

I usually tune out the homer commentary when watching games, sound off or music playing, but last night I tuned in. LOL

Mulofkintire, holy shit. Screws up his face like he's standing in fresh dog shit while ragging on Genius Jim's TDD performance and return for Vanek and Holm, then concludes the segment by saying, "we've known for weeks there was a limited market' there wouldn't be many deals on offer and the day played out just as expected."

Just prior to the third starting there is a BS segment on the lil' trojan. For christ sake, he'd been a pylon for most of the game. A small speedbump to forechecker. A turnover machine behind his net, but that segment drew focus to the runt and he didn't disappoint. he embraced the role of being a pylon and took it to dramatic heights. Thank you John Garratt.
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Re: Vancouver's Hockey "Media"

Post by Blob Mckenzie » Sat Mar 03, 2018 10:11 am

Hilarious to hear Friedman call the media and fans toxic and negative. Canucks management has gotten a free pass for the product they put on the ice.
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Re: Vancouver's Hockey "Media"

Post by RoyalDude » Sat Mar 03, 2018 10:39 am

Friedmann is right

1040 has turned into the land of chicken littles, led by Bitchford, Halford and Brough, Patterson, Sekeres and Price. It's quite sad, especially the fans who eat that shit up
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Re: Vancouver's Hockey "Media"

Post by Blob Mckenzie » Sat Mar 03, 2018 11:04 am

RoyalDude wrote:
Sat Mar 03, 2018 10:39 am
Friedmann is right

1040 has turned into the land of chicken littles, led by Bitchford, Halford and Brough, Patterson, Sekeres and Price. It's quite sad, especially the fans who eat that shit up
Who’s eating anything up ? If anyone is eating anything it’s Ian McIntyre chomping on the cocks of Linden and Benning.
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Re: Vancouver's Hockey "Media"

Post by Strangelove » Sat Mar 03, 2018 1:23 pm

Blob Mckenzie wrote:
Sat Mar 03, 2018 10:11 am
Hilarious to hear Friedman call the media and fans toxic and negative. Canucks management has gotten a free pass for the product they put on the ice.
So TODAY Friedman doesn't know what he's talking about, but YESTERDAY:
Blob Mckenzie wrote:
Fri Mar 02, 2018 8:09 am
Friedman is the best insider in the league next to Mckenzie.
Blob Mckenzie wrote:
Fri Mar 02, 2018 5:08 pm
SKYO wrote:
Fri Mar 02, 2018 4:31 pm
Friedman has turned TMZ now, he doesn't speak much on insider info anymore, it's more conjecture.
Sure he has. I guess Eklund is a good source for you. :)
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Re: Vancouver's Hockey "Media"

Post by Island Nucklehead » Sat Mar 03, 2018 1:27 pm

The fans are cynical because they were fed bullshit for several years about not needing a rebuild, that this management team was capable of "retooling on the fly". The city (and many posters on this distinguished message board) have been calling for a rebuild since Benning came aboard (and even prior). Instead, we got some freak hybrid middle-of-the-road monster for the first couple years. Now that we're actually firmly into rebuild mode, they should be allowed to say "I told you so".
Post by RoyalDude » Sat Nov 05, 2016 10:21 am

Linden was suppose to be the mediator between team direction/general mgmt and ownership, the guy to convince the owners to consider a rebuild. He's whimping out as he seems to be the one pushing the - make the playoffs/retool on the fly bullshit, which is a tall order that requires horseshoes at the draft table. As Ferraro keeps saying as well as pretty much every pundit out there says " you can't do both" which really points to the fact that linden has either failed at convincing the Aquas of a rebuild or he truly is phoning it in and is just enjoying the job lacking the gonads in directing ownership for a restart. It's like he's running this team like its one of his Club 16's.

Prior to Shanahan entering Leafdom the word rebuild in Toronto was a no go, no Leaf President had the balls to say "fuck you all, we are tearing this down and going full rebuild". Now look at the excitement in that city, but like we saw on the ice, Linden is no Shanahan.

Nearly every fan in this city is crying for a tear down and an end to the Sedin era. It's not the playoffs this city cares about its hope, it's a bright future they want, a beginning of a new chapter. People really need to fuck off with the "this city can't handle a rebuild", that's just Linden listening to the media, instead of his heart. The media does the ying/yang bullshit to create listenership, nothing like a good debate to create listenership, but we need a president who can cut through all that bullshit like Shanahan has.

For some reason 'bold moves' in the Canucks offices is a "don't go there" whisper behind the owners backs. "Don't want to get fired"!

Linden you suck, you're as whimpy as a president as you were on the ice".

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Re: Vancouver's Hockey "Media"

Post by Blob Mckenzie » Sat Mar 03, 2018 1:46 pm

Strangelove wrote:
Sat Mar 03, 2018 1:23 pm
Blob Mckenzie wrote:
Sat Mar 03, 2018 10:11 am
Hilarious to hear Friedman call the media and fans toxic and negative. Canucks management has gotten a free pass for the product they put on the ice.
So TODAY Friedman doesn't know what he's talking about, but YESTERDAY:
Blob Mckenzie wrote:
Fri Mar 02, 2018 8:09 am
Friedman is the best insider in the league next to Mckenzie.
Blob Mckenzie wrote:
Fri Mar 02, 2018 5:08 pm
SKYO wrote:
Fri Mar 02, 2018 4:31 pm
Friedman has turned TMZ now, he doesn't speak much on insider info anymore, it's more conjecture.
Sure he has. I guess Eklund is a good source for you. :)
Agenda much? :lol:
Not really . I just didn’t agree with his take. He is still plugged into the leagues GMs and goings on in the league. Linden probably bitched and cried to him about how he and Elmer are being treated.
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Re: Vancouver's Hockey "Media"

Post by Blob Mckenzie » Sat Mar 03, 2018 1:48 pm

Island Nucklehead wrote:
Sat Mar 03, 2018 1:27 pm
The fans are cynical because they were fed bullshit for several years about not needing a rebuild, that this management team was capable of "retooling on the fly". The city (and many posters on this distinguished message board) have been calling for a rebuild since Benning came aboard (and even prior). Instead, we got some freak hybrid middle-of-the-road monster for the first couple years. Now that we're actually firmly into rebuild mode, they should be allowed to say "I told you so".
Post by RoyalDude » Sat Nov 05, 2016 10:21 am

Linden was suppose to be the mediator between team direction/general mgmt and ownership, the guy to convince the owners to consider a rebuild. He's whimping out as he seems to be the one pushing the - make the playoffs/retool on the fly bullshit, which is a tall order that requires horseshoes at the draft table. As Ferraro keeps saying as well as pretty much every pundit out there says " you can't do both" which really points to the fact that linden has either failed at convincing the Aquas of a rebuild or he truly is phoning it in and is just enjoying the job lacking the gonads in directing ownership for a restart. It's like he's running this team like its one of his Club 16's.

Prior to Shanahan entering Leafdom the word rebuild in Toronto was a no go, no Leaf President had the balls to say "fuck you all, we are tearing this down and going full rebuild". Now look at the excitement in that city, but like we saw on the ice, Linden is no Shanahan.

Nearly every fan in this city is crying for a tear down and an end to the Sedin era. It's not the playoffs this city cares about its hope, it's a bright future they want, a beginning of a new chapter. People really need to fuck off with the "this city can't handle a rebuild", that's just Linden listening to the media, instead of his heart. The media does the ying/yang bullshit to create listenership, nothing like a good debate to create listenership, but we need a president who can cut through all that bullshit like Shanahan has.

For some reason 'bold moves' in the Canucks offices is a "don't go there" whisper behind the owners backs. "Don't want to get fired"!

Linden you suck, you're as whimpy as a president as you were on the ice".
lol at Pacific Blue carving Linden 18 months ago now he sits on his knee and tugs Trevor’s dink.
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Re: Vancouver's Hockey "Media"

Post by Strangelove » Sat Mar 03, 2018 1:50 pm

Blob Mckenzie wrote:
Sat Mar 03, 2018 1:46 pm
Strangelove wrote:
Sat Mar 03, 2018 1:23 pm
Blob Mckenzie wrote:
Sat Mar 03, 2018 10:11 am
Hilarious to hear Friedman call the media and fans toxic and negative. Canucks management has gotten a free pass for the product they put on the ice.
So TODAY Friedman doesn't know what he's talking about, but YESTERDAY:
Blob Mckenzie wrote:
Fri Mar 02, 2018 8:09 am
Friedman is the best insider in the league next to Mckenzie.
Blob Mckenzie wrote:
Fri Mar 02, 2018 5:08 pm
SKYO wrote:
Fri Mar 02, 2018 4:31 pm
Friedman has turned TMZ now, he doesn't speak much on insider info anymore, it's more conjecture.
Sure he has. I guess Eklund is a good source for you. :)
Agenda much? :lol:
Not really . I just didn’t agree with his take. He is still plugged into the leagues GMs and goings on in the league. Linden probably bitched and cried to him about how he and Elmer are being treated.
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Re: Vancouver's Hockey "Media"

Post by RoyalDude » Sat Mar 03, 2018 3:07 pm

I see Nuckle Farm is still upset for being called out for his love of Chiarellis rebuild in Edmonton.
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Re: Vancouver's Hockey "Media"

Post by Blob Mckenzie » Sat Mar 03, 2018 3:29 pm

RoyalDude wrote:
Sat Mar 03, 2018 3:07 pm
I see Nuckle Farm is still upset for being called out for his love of Chiarellis rebuild in Edmonton.
I find your flip flopping on Trevor’s lap far more amusing
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Re: Vancouver's Hockey "Media"

Post by RoyalDude » Thu Mar 08, 2018 8:24 pm

You peeps need to tune in to the Halford and Brough show on Team 1040, they come on after Pratt & Jake. Just to hear my emails calling them out, LOL. They are Benning bashers and the dude don't like Benning bashers. They've read out a number of my emails to some good laughs.
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Re: Vancouver's Hockey "Media"

Post by Blob Mckenzie » Thu Mar 08, 2018 8:31 pm

Fuck all these years and I thought you were Jonny from Comercial Drive at the Pizzeria.


Or even Troy from White Rock
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