GDT: Dec 2 - Leaves @ Canucks - stupid early 4pm start

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Re: GDT: Dec 2 - Leaves @ Canucks - stupid early 4pm start

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Hockey Widow wrote:
Jovocop wrote:Was that not a hook on Hutton?

The leaves are down 2-0. It on HNIC. Only the Canucks are allowed to be called for a penalty.
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Re: GDT: Dec 2 - Leaves @ Canucks - stupid early 4pm start

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duh oh, shorty coming up.
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Re: GDT: Dec 2 - Leaves @ Canucks - stupid early 4pm start

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Poor Trojan. A shot to the ankle that felled him. He came back. Now a puck to the face. I wonder if Topper has a hit out on him?
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Re: GDT: Dec 2 - Leaves @ Canucks - stupid early 4pm start

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Could Stecher be any luckier?

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Re: GDT: Dec 2 - Leaves @ Canucks - stupid early 4pm start

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I would seriously love to see Pouliot on the 1st unit.

I'm sure there would be way less drop-passes to no-one and he would actually pass the puck to Brock.
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Re: GDT: Dec 2 - Leaves @ Canucks - stupid early 4pm start

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Jake, better luck next time!

Some real speed and skill there. If he can do that 3 times a game, maybe he doesn't need to do 2 hits a period anymore.
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Re: GDT: Dec 2 - Leaves @ Canucks - stupid early 4pm start

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CrzyCanuck wrote:Jake, better luck next time!

Some real speed and skill there. If he can do that 3 times a game, maybe he doesn't need to do 2 hits a period anymore.
If Goldobin got a penalty for a one handed slash, shouldn't Virtanen just draw one there?

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Re: GDT: Dec 2 - Leaves @ Canucks - stupid early 4pm start

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Thank gawd that period is over. Leaves took it to us but gotta say Markstrom was great and a number of our forwards made some great defensive plays.

But still glad it's over. Time to regroup and play the third the way we played the first.
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Re: GDT: Dec 2 - Leaves @ Canucks - stupid early 4pm start

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Vanes needs to sit a game.

Looks tired, no energy.

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Re: GDT: Dec 2 - Leaves @ Canucks - stupid early 4pm start

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Reefer2 wrote:Vanes needs to sit a game.

Looks tired, no energy.
Sometimes he coasts so obviously uninterested in effort.
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Re: GDT: Dec 2 - Leaves @ Canucks - stupid early 4pm start

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This is not the kind of game for Vanek. Trying to hold a lead with Leaves full-press mode.

For a guy who made a career from shooting, he's trying to do too much playmaking in Van. He can't pass but can't stop passing. Those turnovers get him into trouble.

Unless it's a crafty way to get himself more ice-time.

A couple of those lax Goldy defensive plays ain't gonna endear him to the coach.
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Re: GDT: Dec 2 - Leaves @ Canucks - stupid early 4pm start

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Started watching halfway through the 2nd and man I have to say...as a fan this team has done a total 180 from the past few seasons. I love what I see. Even though they're in over their head a bit they're all heart.
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Re: GDT: Dec 2 - Leaves @ Canucks - stupid early 4pm start

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That was Vanek coasting. A chance to clear but he refuses to skate down the puck.
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Re: GDT: Dec 2 - Leaves @ Canucks - stupid early 4pm start

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Fuck Vanek, Markstrom deserved the shutout.

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Re: GDT: Dec 2 - Leaves @ Canucks - stupid early 4pm start

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Goddamn Vanek. You caused that goal with some soft, soft work on the boards.

Marky deserved better.

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