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Re: Hockey

Unread post by Vrede too » Tue May 08, 2018 3:14 pm

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(Nashville) Predators stay alive (vs. Winnipeg Jets)

Ut-oh. Series tied 3-3, game 7 in Nashville. Winner plays the Vegas Golden Knights in the NHL semis.
rstrong wrote:
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Vegas?

Will the rink be filled with Elvises?
You laugh, but if the Jets make it there they will have to go to the visiting team's Golden showers after the games.

Anyhow, yes.

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Re: Hockey

Unread post by Vrede too » Wed May 16, 2018 9:00 am

Vrede too wrote:
Tue May 08, 2018 3:14 pm
rstrong wrote:
Tue May 08, 2018 2:45 pm
Vegas?

Will the rink be filled with Elvises?
You laugh, but if the Jets make it there they will have to go to the visiting team's Golden showers after the games.

Anyhow, yes.
1-1, the first Vegas game - with Elvises and Golden showers, of course - is tonight.
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Re: Hockey

Unread post by rstrong » Mon May 21, 2018 12:19 am

Vrede too wrote:
Wed May 16, 2018 9:00 am
1-1, the first Vegas game - with Elvises and Golden showers, of course - is tonight.
Vegas advances to the final. The house always wins.

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Re: Hockey

Unread post by Vrede too » Sat May 26, 2018 12:42 pm

rstrong wrote:
Mon May 21, 2018 12:19 am
Vegas advances to the final. The house always wins.
I'm sorry, I know how central pro sports are to your life.
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Re: Hockey

Unread post by Vrede too » Fri Jun 08, 2018 5:57 pm

rstrong wrote:
Mon May 21, 2018 12:19 am
Vegas advances to the final. The house always wins.
You can't fight City (Country) Hall.
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Unread post by O Really » Wed Dec 12, 2018 6:54 pm

Ref takes hard shot in the nuts - goal disallowed.

https://www.yahoo.com/sports/blues-defe ... 34066.html

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O Really wrote:
Wed Dec 12, 2018 6:54 pm
Ref takes hard shot in the nuts - goal disallowed.

https://www.yahoo.com/sports/blues-defe ... 34066.html

Goal shoulda counted......
The infamous wee knee blocked shot. The
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Re: Hockey

Unread post by Vrede too » Wed Dec 12, 2018 7:43 pm

O Really wrote:
Wed Dec 12, 2018 6:54 pm
Ref takes hard shot in the nuts - goal disallowed.

https://www.yahoo.com/sports/blues-defe ... 34066.html
Hockey ice 44 feet wide, goal 6 feet wide.

Ouch, that caromed almost 20 feet and with enough velocity still to get by the goalie. Here's the video:
https://twitter.com/darrenrovell/status ... 0843383809
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Ummm, that's not how it works . . . or used to work.
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Re: Hockey

Unread post by O Really » Thu Dec 13, 2018 10:41 am

I saw it happen, but it still seems pretty impossible that the puck could bounce that far off anything that wasn't a hard surface. Maybe the ref was eyeing some cute fan at the time?

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Re: Hockey

Unread post by Vrede too » Thu Dec 13, 2018 10:57 am

O Really wrote:
Thu Dec 13, 2018 10:41 am
I saw it happen, but it still seems pretty impossible that the puck could bounce that far off anything that wasn't a hard surface. Maybe the ref was eyeing some cute fan at the time?
Do they wear cups? I think I would.
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