BoltProspects Community Forums  

Go Back   BoltProspects Community Forums > Hockey Talk > Game On!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #91  
Old 11-11-2008, 02:09 AM
astro's Avatar
astro astro is offline
Steve F**king Yzerman
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: West Seattle, WA
Posts: 2,569
Default

This was a tough game to watch. I missed most of the first period and recorded the rest. When I was able to watch the game, I ended up fast forwarding through most of it. Their play was boring and uninspired.

It's time for Recchi, Vinny and Roberts to stand up and light a fire under this team. I don't like Roberts, but he was brought in to provide veteran leadership.

Oh, play Stamkos!
Reply With Quote
  #92  
Old 11-11-2008, 03:02 AM
dmitry dmitry is offline
Chris Gratton's Ruby Slippers
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: san diego
Posts: 87
Default

another high definition turd
Reply With Quote
  #93  
Old 11-11-2008, 04:20 AM
Bolthed's Avatar
Bolthed Bolthed is offline
Cooper's Law
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Gainesvegas!
Posts: 4,975
Default

Take THAT, Roberts-haters!

Kolzig was not at fault for the first two goals. Whoever said they were both point-blank is right. The lazy backcheck and terrible line changes caused both of them to happen. Now way in hell you should EVER see a guy stand unmolested at the wall, wait for his entire team to skate into the zone and then find a trailing defenseman all alone (no backchecker in sight) and then allow him to skate right into the slot and fire one-on-one with a helpless goalie. Jesus Christ, that is like the perfect storm of bad hockey. Enough blame for everyone. The third goal, however, was on Olie.

And even though Eminger had that -3, in this game he still looked far more effective than Matt Carle. Smart trade ... if Meszaros or Ranger can start getting some damn point shots through.
__________________
“Could I had posted cite a site?” — WWW dot Trump makes you dumb dot RU

Last edited by Bolthed; 11-11-2008 at 10:33 AM.
Reply With Quote
  #94  
Old 11-11-2008, 05:38 AM
The Great Zo's Avatar
The Great Zo The Great Zo is offline
Steven Stamkos' One Timer
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Wilmington, OH
Posts: 6,045
Default

I just wonder... if some other coach were to come in and take over tomorrow, what would they say about guys like Roberts, Stamkos, Vrbata, etc? I mean, Melrose is pretty dead set on his opinions of why and when certain guys should be playing, but I could just see someone else stepping in and saying "To heck with it -- get the best players on the ice and the underachievers on the 4th line or in the press box."
Reply With Quote
  #95  
Old 11-11-2008, 11:52 AM
chad's Avatar
chad chad is offline
BP Staff
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Posts: 6,092
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by gwf82 View Post
I like to call them the Geritol line myself.



Last edited by chad; 11-11-2008 at 11:55 AM.
Reply With Quote
  #96  
Old 11-11-2008, 12:00 PM
the_narrow_way's Avatar
the_narrow_way the_narrow_way is offline
Steven Stamkos' One Timer
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Sarasota, FL
Posts: 5,137
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by nutznboltz View Post
Bruised labia?
LOL. I'm going to save that one to use later.
Reply With Quote
  #97  
Old 11-11-2008, 12:29 PM
gwf82 gwf82 is offline
Old-Skool Assassin
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 711
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by chad View Post

Haha, that does indeed remind me a bit of Recchi, Roberts and Gratton when they happen to be on the ice together
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:17 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright © 2005-2008, BoltProspects.com. All Rights Reserved.