Hall of Fame 2012

Welcome to the main forum of our site. Anything and everything to do with the Vancouver Canucks is dicussed and debated here.

Moderator: Referees

Hall of Fame 2012

Postby TDA Rum » Tue Jun 26, 2012 12:15 pm

Sakic, Sundin, Oates and Bure are in....
TDA Rum
CC Veteran
 
Posts: 188
Joined: Tue Feb 28, 2012 12:14 pm

Re: Hall of Fame 2012

Postby vic » Tue Jun 26, 2012 12:58 pm

The fact that Sundin got the nod before Shannahan shows what a joke the HHOF is...

More games, more years, 3 cups..

Too Bad Shanny never played for the Blue and White
User avatar
vic
CC 2nd Team All-Star
 
Posts: 415
Joined: Fri Jul 22, 2011 5:29 pm

Re: Hall of Fame 2012

Postby Reefer2 » Tue Jun 26, 2012 1:05 pm

I agree vic, was just saying to my carpooler why would Sundin get in other than being a Toronto player.
User avatar
Reefer2
CC Hall of Fan Member
 
Posts: 1025
Joined: Wed Jan 04, 2012 8:47 am

Re: Hall of Fame 2012

Postby Arachnid » Tue Jun 26, 2012 1:14 pm

Sasha! The best player to every dawn the Canuck uniform is a Hall of Famer!

Image

Let's have some man love for Bure! :wave:


:eh:
There is no such thing as climate change...there is no such thing as climate change...there is such thing as climate change...
Arachnid
CC Legend
 
Posts: 5013
Joined: Mon Sep 01, 2008 12:56 pm
Location: Old Berlin

Re: Hall of Fame 2012

Postby Cornuck » Tue Jun 26, 2012 1:17 pm

Arachnid wrote:Let's have some man love for Bure! :wave:


Yep - we even gave him his own thread!

viewtopic.php?f=2&t=9448
Over 40 years of pain - I just want one day of glory.
User avatar
Cornuck
Moderator & MVP
Moderator & MVP
 
Posts: 4852
Joined: Mon Aug 09, 2004 11:39 am
Location: Chester, NE

Re: Hall of Fame 2012

Postby SKYO » Tue Jun 26, 2012 1:25 pm

Still have his rookie card!
User avatar
SKYO
CC Legend
 
Posts: 3452
Joined: Sat Jul 09, 2011 10:34 pm

Re: Hall of Fame 2012

Postby Arachnid » Tue Jun 26, 2012 2:02 pm

Cornuck wrote:
Arachnid wrote:Let's have some man love for Bure! :wave:


Yep - we even gave him his own thread!

viewtopic.php?f=2&t=9448


:wave:
There is no such thing as climate change...there is no such thing as climate change...there is such thing as climate change...
Arachnid
CC Legend
 
Posts: 5013
Joined: Mon Sep 01, 2008 12:56 pm
Location: Old Berlin

Re: Hall of Fame 2012

Postby Per » Tue Jun 26, 2012 10:11 pm

Arachnid wrote:Sasha! The best player to every dawn the Canuck uniform is a Hall of Famer!


:eh:
User avatar
Per
CC Hall of Fan Member
 
Posts: 1793
Joined: Fri Jul 15, 2011 7:45 am

Re: Hall of Fame 2012

Postby rats19 » Wed Jun 27, 2012 5:56 am

Cornuck wrote:
Arachnid wrote:Let's have some man love for Bure! :wave:


Yep - we even gave him his own thread!

viewtopic.php?f=2&t=9448

:mrgreen:
You are who you hang with.....
User avatar
rats19
Moderator & MVP
Moderator & MVP
 
Posts: 4699
Joined: Wed Jun 22, 2011 7:21 am
Location: over there.....

Re: Hall of Fame 2012

Postby tantalum » Wed Jun 27, 2012 6:31 am

A little shocked Shanahan didn't get in to tell you the truth. 656 goals (13th most in history), 698 assists (51st most), 1354 points (25th), 2489 PIMS (22nd).
User avatar
tantalum
CC Hall of Fan Member
 
Posts: 1911
Joined: Mon Aug 09, 2004 3:41 am
Location: Carl Junction, MO

Re: Hall of Fame 2012

Postby donlever » Wed Jun 27, 2012 6:36 am

...yeah tough with only 4.

Sakic a given.

Bure how long can you keep him hanging?

So Shanny, Oates, Sundin.

Possibly should have gone Shanahan, Sakic, Bure and a coin flip between Adam and Mats.

:hmmm:

Brendan got mowed down by the Mats Sundin Maple Leaf wagon.
A different goddamn hockey talk messageboard!
User avatar
donlever
CC Hall of Fan Member
 
Posts: 1693
Joined: Tue Feb 28, 2012 3:07 pm

Re: Hall of Fame 2012

Postby tantalum » Wed Jun 27, 2012 7:06 am

It's honestly hard to argue with any of those 5 getting in. It is the Hockey Hall of Fame and along with an excellent NHL resume Sundin has a nice international resume as well. Shanny will get in at some point I was just surprised that 656 goal didn't get him in on first ballot.
User avatar
tantalum
CC Hall of Fan Member
 
Posts: 1911
Joined: Mon Aug 09, 2004 3:41 am
Location: Carl Junction, MO

Re: Hall of Fame 2012

Postby Per » Fri Jun 29, 2012 3:54 am

Sundin is actually only the second Swede (the other being Salming) to be recognised by the HHOF. :o

Not sure that had anything to do with anything, but still.
I guess, in time, Forsberg and Lidström will join them.

Who knows, perhaps even the Sedins some day? :?

http://www.nhl.com/ice/careerstats.htm? ... AllSeasons
User avatar
Per
CC Hall of Fan Member
 
Posts: 1793
Joined: Fri Jul 15, 2011 7:45 am


Return to Canucks Corner Chat

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests