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Old 04-16-2019, 12:31 PM
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Totally disagree. The game is called different in the play-offs. Always has been.
Maybe I'm reading Flycoon wrong, but he's not calling the assertion that the game is called differently in the playoffs "nonsense". He's agreeing that it's called differently with different rules from the reg. season and the fact that it is, is nonsense.
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Old 04-16-2019, 12:49 PM
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Fair enough... in that light... I totally agree!!!
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Old 04-16-2019, 02:07 PM
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Maybe I'm reading Flycoon wrong, but he's not calling the assertion that the game is called differently in the playoffs "nonsense". He's agreeing that it's called differently with different rules from the reg. season and the fact that it is, is nonsense.
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Old 04-16-2019, 06:04 PM
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The big difference was that the Caps were no longer the best team. The best team in the NHL rarely wins the championship. It's just one of those weird things about the NHL. In every other major sport, the best team usually at least makes it to the championship.
Sorry Derek, should’ve added the sarcasm emoji. Think they added a few players that also made a difference. They (coaching) also adapted well their game to the playoffs.
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Old 04-16-2019, 11:33 PM
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I believe I saw a video of one of my fav hockey movies--(thanks GP) and Brook's comment is "I'm not picking the best players, I'm picking the right players". We had a lot of the best players, just not enough of the right players.
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Old 04-17-2019, 04:53 PM
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Agreed Puckhead.
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