Official GDT: ROUND 2, GAME 5 - 5/5/18 Pens @ Caps

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Re: Official GDT: ROUND 2, GAME 5 - 5/5/18 Pens @ Caps

Postby DelPen on Sat May 05, 2018 10:02 pm

mariojr wrote:Game over.

And almost certainly, series.

If a couple guys decide to stop seeing who can be the worst player on the ice contest we should be fine.
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Re: Official GDT: ROUND 2, GAME 5 - 5/5/18 Pens @ Caps

Postby DistinctKickingMtn on Sat May 05, 2018 10:02 pm

Too much globetrotter euro hockey, not enough work.
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Re: Official GDT: ROUND 2, GAME 5 - 5/5/18 Pens @ Caps

Postby lemieuxReturns on Sat May 05, 2018 10:02 pm

Well guys. We won can definitely win two games in a row. So don’t let this ruin the rest of your weekend.
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Re: Official GDT: ROUND 2, GAME 5 - 5/5/18 Pens @ Caps

Postby Antonio on Sat May 05, 2018 10:02 pm

Caps in 6. Guess I was right. **** Letang. **** Murray. Everyone else has had mistakes but those 2 single handledly cost us this series.
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Re: Official GDT: ROUND 2, GAME 5 - 5/5/18 Pens @ Caps

Postby usc89 on Sat May 05, 2018 10:03 pm

They refuse to shoot. Too much puck handling and too many passed. Kessel visible for all the wrong reasons.
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Re: Official GDT: ROUND 2, GAME 5 - 5/5/18 Pens @ Caps

Postby KG on Sat May 05, 2018 10:03 pm

Pens of the last 2 seasons don’t lose these games taking a lead into the third. Tonight and game 3 are games they don’t lose last 2 seasons.

Letang, Murray. Horrible
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Re: Official GDT: ROUND 2, GAME 5 - 5/5/18 Pens @ Caps

Postby Faubert5 on Sat May 05, 2018 10:03 pm

Only way to win this series now is with a game 7 with Wilson back in DC.

It would be a perfect fit with the Caps-Pens history but I just don't see it.
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Re: Official GDT: ROUND 2, GAME 5 - 5/5/18 Pens @ Caps

Postby ejd43 on Sat May 05, 2018 10:03 pm

Can we all be realistic for a second. Does anyone on this board think either the pens or caps will get passed tampa??
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Re: Official GDT: ROUND 2, GAME 5 - 5/5/18 Pens @ Caps

Postby pronovost19 on Sat May 05, 2018 10:03 pm

Most of our mistakes are mental. Not the focus of prior teams.
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Re: Official GDT: ROUND 2, GAME 5 - 5/5/18 Pens @ Caps

Postby lemieuxReturns on Sat May 05, 2018 10:03 pm

Coach has to address Letang. It’s nuts.
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Re: Official GDT: ROUND 2, GAME 5 - 5/5/18 Pens @ Caps

Postby Humperdink on Sat May 05, 2018 10:04 pm

BurghThing wrote:Of course Phil Kessel gives it away.


Got confused, thought he was on the power play with Murray still in the net.
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Re: Official GDT: ROUND 2, GAME 5 - 5/5/18 Pens @ Caps

Postby bse on Sat May 05, 2018 10:04 pm

Wasn't really the Caps that beat us
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Re: Official GDT: ROUND 2, GAME 5 - 5/5/18 Pens @ Caps

Postby lemieuxReturns on Sat May 05, 2018 10:05 pm

bse wrote:Wasn't really the Caps that beat us

No. Letang singlehandedly did that
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Re: Official GDT: ROUND 2, GAME 5 - 5/5/18 Pens @ Caps

Postby KG on Sat May 05, 2018 10:05 pm

Force this back to Washington for game 7 and then we’ll see what happens.
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Re: Official GDT: ROUND 2, GAME 5 - 5/5/18 Pens @ Caps

Postby Humperdink on Sat May 05, 2018 10:05 pm

Guentzel doing his best Kunitz impression.
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Re: Official GDT: ROUND 2, GAME 5 - 5/5/18 Pens @ Caps

Postby DelPen on Sat May 05, 2018 10:05 pm

bse wrote:Wasn't really the Caps that beat us

It’s never the other team that beats us. It’s always is shooting kirselv s in the foot under Sully.
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Re: Official GDT: ROUND 2, GAME 5 - 5/5/18 Pens @ Caps

Postby brwi on Sat May 05, 2018 10:05 pm

ejd43 wrote:Can we all be realistic for a second. Does anyone on this board think either the pens or caps will get passed tampa??


No. I have TB beating the Pens but if it's the Caps, think same TB victory
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Re: Official GDT: ROUND 2, GAME 5 - 5/5/18 Pens @ Caps

Postby DelPen on Sat May 05, 2018 10:06 pm

brwi wrote:
ejd43 wrote:Can we all be realistic for a second. Does anyone on this board think either the pens or caps will get passed tampa??


No. I have TB beating the Pens but if it's the Caps, think same TB victory


Whoever wins this series will have a very hard time winning the next series
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Re: Official GDT: ROUND 2, GAME 5 - 5/5/18 Pens @ Caps

Postby brwi on Sat May 05, 2018 10:07 pm

BOOOOO! BOOOO!
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Re: Official GDT: ROUND 2, GAME 5 - 5/5/18 Pens @ Caps

Postby KG on Sat May 05, 2018 10:08 pm

See you back in Washington. Fans and caps will be very tight. Series isn’t over.

Murray needs to be better and Letang needs to be traded in the off season.
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Re: Official GDT: ROUND 2, GAME 5 - 5/5/18 Pens @ Caps

Postby alancac98 on Sat May 05, 2018 10:08 pm

Well, this team has been here before, but it doesn't seem that this team has that extra gear and desire to end Washington.
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Re: Official GDT: ROUND 2, GAME 5 - 5/5/18 Pens @ Caps

Postby ejd43 on Sat May 05, 2018 10:09 pm

DelPen wrote:
brwi wrote:
ejd43 wrote:Can we all be realistic for a second. Does anyone on this board think either the pens or caps will get passed tampa??


No. I have TB beating the Pens but if it's the Caps, think same TB victory


Whoever wins this series will have a very hard time winning the next series


I still think the cup will go to the western conferance this year.
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Re: Official GDT: ROUND 2, GAME 5 - 5/5/18 Pens @ Caps

Postby pronovost19 on Sat May 05, 2018 10:09 pm

KG wrote:See you back in Washington. Fans and caps will be very tight. Series isn’t over.

Murray needs to be better and Letang needs to be traded in the off season.


Stuck with Letang. Nobody will want him.
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Re: Official GDT: ROUND 2, GAME 5 - 5/5/18 Pens @ Caps

Postby thehockeyguru on Sat May 05, 2018 10:09 pm

lemieuxReturns wrote:
bse wrote:Wasn't really the Caps that beat us

No. Letang singlehandedly did that


Letang is our best defenseman
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Re: Official GDT: ROUND 2, GAME 5 - 5/5/18 Pens @ Caps

Postby jreed on Sat May 05, 2018 10:10 pm

I hope we see a retooling of this defense in the off season. Murray hasn’t been as good as he needs to be but the defense isn’t giving him any help.
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