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Re: Other NHL Games

Postby Faubert5 on Thu May 17, 2018 7:54 pm

Caps have the refmentum.
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Re: Other NHL Games

Postby Faubert5 on Thu May 17, 2018 7:55 pm

Tampa kills one wrong call and two soff calls.
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Re: Other NHL Games

Postby Steve on Thu May 17, 2018 7:56 pm

If Tampa stays out of the box they can win this series. Can't take 3 a period and expect to win, although the first one was a major league flop by Wilson.
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Re: Other NHL Games

Postby Faubert5 on Thu May 17, 2018 8:00 pm

Steve wrote:If Tampa stays out of the box they can win this series. Can't take 3 a period and expect to win, although the first one was a major league flop by Wilson.


The first should have been an even up - interference then the tackle by Wilson

The second involved some embellishment.

The third was a weak call.
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Re: Other NHL Games

Postby Malkintent on Thu May 17, 2018 8:26 pm

Cap fans have even less room to cry about officiating as though they ever had any.
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Re: Other NHL Games

Postby Skatingpen on Thu May 17, 2018 8:44 pm

And back to dominating
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Re: Other NHL Games

Postby Faubert5 on Thu May 17, 2018 9:15 pm

High stick no call. Can't wait for the next weak call on Tampa.
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Re: Other NHL Games

Postby Faubert5 on Thu May 17, 2018 9:27 pm

Does Ovi ever not leave his feet on a hit?
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Re: Other NHL Games

Postby brwi on Thu May 17, 2018 9:58 pm

Wait, I thought the series was already won by the better-than-they-have-ever-been-before Caps, and they had demolished their "pushover" opponents?
Yeah, looks like winning a 2nd round series vs. the Pens and then 2 more playoff games isn't quite enough yet to claim the Cup.

This years playoffs have featured the dreaded home ice disadvantage
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Re: Other NHL Games

Postby Humperdink on Fri May 18, 2018 6:05 am

Last night's game brought a smile to my face. Now turn it on Bolts.
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Re: Other NHL Games

Postby penny lane on Fri May 18, 2018 7:35 am

Best out of 3- we'll see if the CAPS have got the stomach to move on. They can't have Holtby being average- no goalie can be average in the cup run.
I am hoping the jets can win in Vegas tonight.
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Re: Other NHL Games

Postby Humperdink on Fri May 18, 2018 7:25 pm

Sweet power play goal by Vegas early.
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Re: Other NHL Games

Postby Durbano on Fri May 18, 2018 7:45 pm

I can't make sense of this Western Conference series.

If Tampa wins in the East, I may celebrate with a Kunitz player T.
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Re: Other NHL Games

Postby ville5 on Fri May 18, 2018 9:52 pm

Fleury Fleury Fleury
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Re: Other NHL Games

Postby DelPen on Sat May 19, 2018 6:45 pm

Milbury whining over incidental contact at the red line that still had to go through two more Caps and Holtby to give up a weak goal.

That play is rarely a penalty in November.
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Re: Other NHL Games

Postby ville5 on Sat May 19, 2018 7:03 pm

Thank you Holtby. 2 stoppable goals allowed.
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Re: Other NHL Games

Postby Pitt87 on Sat May 19, 2018 7:05 pm

Ovechkins hit on Kunitz seemed a little high. I really started to like him when he stopped playing like an idiot... He seems to be tapped back into his caveman days this year...
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Re: Other NHL Games

Postby Steve on Sat May 19, 2018 7:21 pm

DelPen wrote:Milbury whining over incidental contact at the red line that still had to go through two more Caps and Holtby to give up a weak goal.

That play is rarely a penalty in November.


Agreed - and CBC called the same play "not enough for a penalty".
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Re: Other NHL Games

Postby Pitt87 on Sat May 19, 2018 7:22 pm

Capitals in the midst of another choke....
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Re: Other NHL Games

Postby DelPen on Sat May 19, 2018 7:29 pm

Pitt87 wrote:Capitals in the midst of another choke....

This series wouldn’t be a choke. Tampa underachieved the first two games. Tampa is really good and should win this series.
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Re: Other NHL Games

Postby DelPen on Sat May 19, 2018 7:31 pm

How many of these lightning players were on those rangers teams that upset the Caps a couple times?
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Re: Other NHL Games

Postby penny lane on Sat May 19, 2018 7:59 pm

Forgive me Sid and Evgeni, I said go Ovechkin!
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Re: Other NHL Games

Postby ville5 on Sat May 19, 2018 8:15 pm

penny lane wrote:Forgive me Sid and Evgeni, I said go Ovechkin!

You're banned! :)
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Re: Other NHL Games

Postby DelPen on Sat May 19, 2018 8:42 pm

Apparently Orpik taking a clean hits means he gets unlimited penalties the rest of his shift.
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Re: Other NHL Games

Postby Skatingpen on Sat May 19, 2018 8:59 pm

DelPen wrote:
Pitt87 wrote:Capitals in the midst of another choke....

This series wouldn’t be a choke. Tampa underachieved the first two games. Tampa is really good and should win this series.


Agree and I hope it happens
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