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Re: 2019/20 Predictions

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micky107 wrote:
Wed Sep 25, 2019 1:46 pm
Diminishing.
I am confused by your post.

One word obscure posts from mick are diminishing??
Your diminishing??
Your post count per day is diminshing?
Your distance to the cliff is diminishing?
The amount of vowels per post is diminishing?
Your tolerance to rational thinking is diminishing?
Your penis or hairline is diminishing?
Your ability to withstand knee jerk reactions is diminishing??
Your view of your toes is diminishing?


Help out here please?!? What else could POSSIBLY be diminishing??
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Re: 2019/20 Predictions

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:lol:
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Re: 2019/20 Predictions

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The law of diminishing returns is a fundamental principle of economics.

It states that in all productive processes, adding more of one factor of production, while holding all others constant ("ceteris paribus"), will at some point yield lower incremental per-unit returns.

We do have a lot of forwards, I guess..... :|
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Re: 2019/20 Predictions

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Madcombinepilot wrote:
Thu Sep 26, 2019 6:20 am
micky107 wrote:
Wed Sep 25, 2019 1:46 pm
Diminishing.
I am confused by your post.

Help out here please?!? What else could POSSIBLY be diminishing??
I posted that when BB went down to his head trauma.

Your post is Innovative. Very "nice" indeed. :thumbs:
"evolution"

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Re: 2019/20 Predictions

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That doesn't clear this game up at all...

BB's head trauma is diminishing??
Your head trauma is diminishing??
Your anxiety over someone else's head trauma is diminishing??
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Re: 2019/20 Predictions

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Madcombinepilot wrote:
Thu Sep 26, 2019 12:59 pm
That doesn't clear this game up at all...

BB's head trauma is diminishing??
Your head trauma is diminishing??
Your anxiety over someone else's head trauma is diminishing??
All of the above, slowly but surely. :)
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Re: 2019/20 Predictions

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Madcombinepilot wrote:
Thu Sep 26, 2019 12:59 pm
That doesn't clear this game up at all...

BB's head trauma is diminishing??
Your head trauma is diminishing??
Your anxiety over someone else's head trauma is diminishing??
C'mon man, can't you tell what is going on? Mick is an attention seeker.

The posts where he leaves you guessing. The memes, videos, and GIFs. The inference that he's banging a 19-year old. The hint about his birthday just around the corner.

Of course, when he gets his very own thread he balks. Doesn't revel in it like Skyo or Dud or Blob. That's too much.

Different strokes for different folks makes it interesting ... and very entertaining 8-)

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Re: 2019/20 Predictions

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Ahhh!!!!

A person who seeks approval from strangers hiding behind alias's...

I geti it now!
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Madcombinepilot wrote:
Thu Sep 26, 2019 3:01 pm
Ahhh!!!!

A person who seeks approval from strangers hiding behind alias's...

I geti it now!
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Re: 2019/20 Predictions

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I will go with 93 points. There is a substantial possibility I am mistaken.

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damonberryman wrote:
Thu Sep 26, 2019 5:20 pm
I will go with 93 points. There is a substantial possibility I am mistaken.
I like your technique BerryMan, not setting yourself up for disappointment. I predict 100 pts
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Re: 2019/20 Predictions

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96 - you read it here first!
2019-20 - Playoff Bound

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Re: 2019/20 Predictions

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At the 1/4 poll the Canucks have 23 points. They had 22 points at the same point last season. But this team looks better than last years group. Not a world beater by any means but more competitive. I predicted 96 points and they are on pace for about 94.

The next seven games are going to be massive for the Canucks. All good opponents and six games on the road. I think they need to get a minimum of 7 points in those games to hang around the playoff race long term. The games are getting tougher now, not just the opponents. Time to put their big boy pants on.
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Re: 2019/20 Predictions

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Problem is, a lot of the 'heavier' players (Ferlund, Rousell, Beagle) have been replaced by soft guys like Baertschi and Ericksson..

I agree, we need to go 500 in these next 6 games as our bottom 6 gets healthy again..

And get BigMac up to play in erickssons spot... Loui needs some special time in Utica
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Re: 2019/20 Predictions

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The big difference in this year's team is that even with this recent streak of losing, they are still leading the league or at least second when it comes to shots for vs shots against metrics. They have regularly out-shot and out-chanced other teams by a wide margin.

In previous years, they weren't at all competitive once the injuries to vets hit.
Try to focus on THIS year...

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