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  1. The site had a virus... Pretty sure that it was the Wuhan virus and the site had to be quarantined... Good to see that it recovered, and lives to see another season...
  2. Quick update on a Monday night: The NHL and NHLPA will continue to negotiate protocols for the 2020-21 season, but agreed that the economic framework of the newly negotiated CBA won’t be changed. https://www.sportsnet.ca/nhl/article/stalemate-nhl-nhlpa-agree-keep-economic-framework-new-cba/
  3. I said the article was interesting... and the sarcasm was intended... I didn't say I agreed with it... Parts of it made good sense, but other parts were definitely cause for concern... re bolded:... As I have mentioned before,,, Sometimes Wardo fails to see problems that should be obvious... and what is even worse, is even after he thinks about it over a substantial period of time, he intentionally repeats the mistakes...
  4. Interesting article on Wardo's coaching philosophy... https://www.sportsnet.ca/nhl/article/flames-ward-looks-lightning-blueprint-revamp-calgarys-gameplan/
  5. Sometimes it seems that Wardo is a slow learner... I hope I'm wrong and he starts to show he can start to learn from his mistakes more quickly than he has so far, but that said I also have my doubts that he will last until the end of his contract if he continues to make mistakes by making poor decisions on basic things that should have been covered in coaching 101 class...
  6. That's right, Gretz was 20 at the time, and dating Moss's sister Vikki... and whenever we saw him throughout all those years, Joey Moss looked like he loved every minute he spent with both the Oil and the Eskimos...
  7. The enthusiasm Joey Moss had while working for the Eskimos and Oilers was remarkable, and no one sang the Canadian anthem louder or prouder... RIP Joey Moss...
  8. I like the Nesterov signing... Low risk move to pick him up at league minimum, and it looks like he could step in on the 3rd pair D, and also play either side... and he has a bit of a mean streak as a bonus... 27 years old, 5'11" and 198 lbs... So not a really big guy but but built pretty solid, and not a lightweight either... Let's see what he can bring... If he can take a spot, great... But either way he could come in handy as a call up if he doesn't make the cut...
  9. ... Couldn't help but notice that the title of the second video is from a Lightning vs Red Winds game... Must have missed the news, did a bunch of angry birds convince Detroit to change the name from the Red Wings because it offended the angry bird that looks like a cardinal?... It won't do any good, because it won't be long until Aeolus the Greek god of wind files a lawsuit... This is getting out of hand... Oops... Now the angry birds will be upset again... Because they don't have hands...
  10. I agree, Dadonov would be a good addition... and it's good to see you back on the boards conundrumed...
  11. Horse Satoshi... But you are right on one thing, Hamonic was out... By his own personal choice, he chose not to show up... and I won't miss him either... So either way that we all might try and look at it, Hamonic still needed to be replaced...
  12. Between the lack of the expected and typical increase of the the cap and no revenue from selling seats, the league is in uncharted waters... It was a whole different world for free agency this year... I am still hoping that a couple of those dominos fall and end up playing for the Flames this season...
  13. Different styles... Different strengths and weaknesses... They let a Chevy truck go and and got a Dodge instead... Try and think of Tanev as another piece of the puzzle with a different purpose and not a replacement for Brodie... Hamonic is gone, and I think that is for the best... Maybe we can try and give Treliving a little time to see what he might park in the driveway next... If it doesn't work out, I'll be as pissed off as anyone else. but it's still to early for the pitchfork and scythe mob...
  14. I know that phoenix, it was more just me taking the opportunity of the subject coming up to clarify my opinion... I suppose I could have added that to that post in the first place... I also think that Brodie was gone back East even if the Flames had the same offer on the table, and I know a lot of people don't see it that way...
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