President Tropfy

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    President Tropfy

    I hope I never see the Bruins win another President Trophy again. In fact I hope they finish in the middle of the pack and go into the playoffs on the road. Frankly busting your rear end to finish first just to say your the best team in the NHL means nothing.  I think I can count on one hand that a team that finished first went on to win the cup.


    Like they say just make it to the big dance and then anything goes.


     


     

     
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    Didn't Chicago just do it last year?

     
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    Didn't Chicago just do it last year?




    Yes they did, and they didn't finish first this year and may win it all again.

     
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    But when you say, "I think I can count on one hand that a team that finished first went on to win the cup." You make it sound like it's a rare thing... AND IT JUST HAPPENED!!!

     
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    Lets flush the trophy in the toilet

     Stanley Cup to the BRUINS in 2011 & 4 more Cups by 2020

     
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    But when you say, "I think I can count on one hand that a team that finished first went on to win the cup." You make it sound like it's a rare thing... AND IT JUST HAPPENED!!!



    Short season totally different the Leafs also made the playoffs need I say more.

     
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    I disagree.  I like when they win games.  Unless we're talking about lottery position, I don't hope they lose.

    Also, correlation doesn't imply causation.  They won that trophy but didn't win the Cup, but you can't say they didn't win the Cup because they won that trophy.

     

     
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    I DON'T CARE ABOUT PRES TROPHY AT ALL. HAVING HOME ICE TIL THE END ISN'T ENOUGH MERIT FOR FINISHING FIRST OVERALL AND THAT'S ASSUMING U GET TIL THE END CONSEQUENTLY THE HIGHER U FINISH THE  LOWER THE DRAFT POSITION. HENCE ... BETTER OFF NOT WINING THE PRES TROPHY. ...DURING THE SEASON WHEN THEY HAD THOSE ODD LOSSES I SAID WHO CARES ITS REG SEASON AS LONG AS THEY WIN IN THE PLAYOFFS.   

     
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    I disagree.  I like when they win games.  Unless we're talking about lottery position, I don't hope they lose.

    Also, correlation doesn't imply causation.  They won that trophy but didn't win the Cup, but you can't say they didn't win the Cup because they won that trophy.

     



    Pull your head out of your *** and think before u post.

     
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    IN THE LAST 15 YEARS ONLY 4 TEAMS THAT WON THE PRES HAVE WON THE CUP THAT INCLUDED CHI WHO WON THE PRES IN A SHORT SEASON.  2 OTHERS ARE DET THAT WAS THE TEAM TO BEAT DURING A VAST PART OF THOSE YEARS... 27% OF THE TEAMS WHO HAVE WON THE PRES TROPHY IN LAST 15 YEARS HAVE WON THE CUP.


     


    WINNING THE PRES TROPHY IS MORE OF A CURSE THEN A BLESSING

     
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    IN THE LAST 15 YEARS ONLY 4 TEAMS THAT WON THE PRES HAVE WON THE CUP THAT INCLUDED CHI WHO ON THE PRES IN A SHORT SEASON.  2 OTHERS ARE DET THAT WAS THE TEAM TO BEAT DURING A VAST PART OF THOSE YEARS. 27% OF THE TEAMS WHO HAVE WON THE PRES TROPHY IN LAST 15 YEARS HAVE WON THE CUP.

     

    WINNING THE PRES TROPHY IS MORE OF A CURSE THEN A BLESSING



    Thanks for the numbers. Some of us get it and some of us don't.

     
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    I disagree.  I like when they win games.  Unless we're talking about lottery position, I don't hope they lose.


    Also, correlation doesn't imply causation.  They won that trophy but didn't win the Cup, but you can't say they didn't win the Cup because they won that trophy

     
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    IN THE LAST 15 YEARS ONLY 4 TEAMS THAT WON THE PRES HAVE WON THE CUP THAT INCLUDED CHI WHO ON THE PRES IN A SHORT SEASON.  2 OTHERS ARE DET THAT WAS THE TEAM TO BEAT DURING A VAST PART OF THOSE YEARS. 27% OF THE TEAMS WHO HAVE WON THE PRES TROPHY IN LAST 15 YEARS HAVE WON THE CUP.

     

    WINNING THE PRES TROPHY IS MORE OF A CURSE THEN A BLESSING



    Thanks for the numbers. Some of us get it and some of us don't.



    Well, the last 15 years would be the 1998-1999 through 2012-2013 season, and there have only been 14 champions because of the lockout. And, actually 5 President's Trophy winner won cups in that span. Dallas ('99), Colorado ('01), Detroit ('02 & '08), and Chicago ('13). So technically, in the last 15 seasons, 36% of President's winners won the cup.

    Also, if you look a little further, one of the top four records in the NHL one the cup 11 of those 14 times. So the idea that you are better off being in the "middle of the pack" is quite ludicrous. In general, one of the best regular season teams wins the cup. 

     

     
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    I disagree.  I like when they win games.  Unless we're talking about lottery position, I don't hope they lose.

     

    Also, correlation doesn't imply causation.  They won that trophy but didn't win the Cup, but you can't say they didn't win the Cup because they won that trophy



    U clearly do not understand everthing that makes this game go around. 

     
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    I should note that this year will be one of the exceptions as the remaining teams had the 7th, 9th, 10th and 12th best regular season records. It is the first time since 1993, that none of the top four regular season teams made the conference finals (the worst part of the fact, is that was also the last time the Canadiens won the cup - god help us).

     
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    IN THE LAST 15 YEARS ONLY 4 TEAMS THAT WON THE PRES HAVE WON THE CUP THAT INCLUDED CHI WHO ON THE PRES IN A SHORT SEASON.  2 OTHERS ARE DET THAT WAS THE TEAM TO BEAT DURING A VAST PART OF THOSE YEARS. 27% OF THE TEAMS WHO HAVE WON THE PRES TROPHY IN LAST 15 YEARS HAVE WON THE CUP.

     

    WINNING THE PRES TROPHY IS MORE OF A CURSE THEN A BLESSING



    Thanks for the numbers. Some of us get it and some of us don't.



    Well, the last 15 years would be the 1998-1999 through 2012-2013 season, and there have only been 14 champions because of the lockout. And, actually 5 President's Trophy winner won cups in that span. Dallas ('99), Colorado ('01), Detroit ('02 & '08), and Chicago ('13). So technically, in the last 15 seasons, 36% of President's winners won the cup.

    Also, if you look a little further, one of the top four records in the NHL one the cup 11 of those 14 times. So the idea that you are better off being in the "middle of the pack" is quite ludicrous. In general, one of the best regular season teams wins the cup. 

     




    I included the lock out year, ur right however if u take the last 14 years it is it is 29% still a low percentage 

    if u take the last 15 years it is 33% again a low %

    based on this winiiing the pres trophy is far from a trip to the parade

     
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    IN THE LAST 15 YEARS ONLY 4 TEAMS THAT WON THE PRES HAVE WON THE CUP THAT INCLUDED CHI WHO ON THE PRES IN A SHORT SEASON.  2 OTHERS ARE DET THAT WAS THE TEAM TO BEAT DURING A VAST PART OF THOSE YEARS. 27% OF THE TEAMS WHO HAVE WON THE PRES TROPHY IN LAST 15 YEARS HAVE WON THE CUP.

     

    WINNING THE PRES TROPHY IS MORE OF A CURSE THEN A BLESSING



    Thanks for the numbers. Some of us get it and some of us don't.



    Well, the last 15 years would be the 1998-1999 through 2012-2013 season, and there have only been 14 champions because of the lockout. And, actually 5 President's Trophy winner won cups in that span. Dallas ('99), Colorado ('01), Detroit ('02 & '08), and Chicago ('13). So technically, in the last 15 seasons, 36% of President's winners won the cup.

    Also, if you look a little further, one of the top four records in the NHL one the cup 11 of those 14 times. So the idea that you are better off being in the "middle of the pack" is quite ludicrous. In general, one of the best regular season teams wins the cup. 

     



    Winning 36 % of anything just means u are a loser. Of course one of the top 4 will usually win i think that goes without saying. Your comment is stupid its like u just don't get it. I'm just curious how old are u? lol

     
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    IN THE LAST 15 YEARS ONLY 4 TEAMS THAT WON THE PRES HAVE WON THE CUP THAT INCLUDED CHI WHO ON THE PRES IN A SHORT SEASON.  2 OTHERS ARE DET THAT WAS THE TEAM TO BEAT DURING A VAST PART OF THOSE YEARS. 27% OF THE TEAMS WHO HAVE WON THE PRES TROPHY IN LAST 15 YEARS HAVE WON THE CUP.

     

    WINNING THE PRES TROPHY IS MORE OF A CURSE THEN A BLESSING



    Thanks for the numbers. Some of us get it and some of us don't.



    Well, the last 15 years would be the 1998-1999 through 2012-2013 season, and there have only been 14 champions because of the lockout. And, actually 5 President's Trophy winner won cups in that span. Dallas ('99), Colorado ('01), Detroit ('02 & '08), and Chicago ('13). So technically, in the last 15 seasons, 36% of President's winners won the cup.

    Also, if you look a little further, one of the top four records in the NHL one the cup 11 of those 14 times. So the idea that you are better off being in the "middle of the pack" is quite ludicrous. In general, one of the best regular season teams wins the cup. 

     



    Winning 36 % of anything just means u are a loser. Of course one of the top 4 will usually win i think that goes without saying. Your comment is stupid its like u just don't get it. I'm just curious how old are u? lol



    Its not 36%

     
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    IN THE LAST 15 YEARS ONLY 4 TEAMS THAT WON THE PRES HAVE WON THE CUP THAT INCLUDED CHI WHO ON THE PRES IN A SHORT SEASON.  2 OTHERS ARE DET THAT WAS THE TEAM TO BEAT DURING A VAST PART OF THOSE YEARS. 27% OF THE TEAMS WHO HAVE WON THE PRES TROPHY IN LAST 15 YEARS HAVE WON THE CUP.

     

    WINNING THE PRES TROPHY IS MORE OF A CURSE THEN A BLESSING



    Thanks for the numbers. Some of us get it and some of us don't.



    Well, the last 15 years would be the 1998-1999 through 2012-2013 season, and there have only been 14 champions because of the lockout. And, actually 5 President's Trophy winner won cups in that span. Dallas ('99), Colorado ('01), Detroit ('02 & '08), and Chicago ('13). So technically, in the last 15 seasons, 36% of President's winners won the cup.

    Also, if you look a little further, one of the top four records in the NHL one the cup 11 of those 14 times. So the idea that you are better off being in the "middle of the pack" is quite ludicrous. In general, one of the best regular season teams wins the cup. 

     



    Winning 36 % of anything just means u are a loser. Of course one of the top 4 will usually win i think that goes without saying. Your comment is stupid its like u just don't get it. I'm just curious how old are u? lol



    Its not 36%



    5 teams that won the President's trophy divided by 14 Stanley Cups awarded = 36%

    5/14 = .35714285 

    It's called math. Did they have it at your school?

     
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    IN THE LAST 15 YEARS ONLY 4 TEAMS THAT WON THE PRES HAVE WON THE CUP THAT INCLUDED CHI WHO ON THE PRES IN A SHORT SEASON.  2 OTHERS ARE DET THAT WAS THE TEAM TO BEAT DURING A VAST PART OF THOSE YEARS. 27% OF THE TEAMS WHO HAVE WON THE PRES TROPHY IN LAST 15 YEARS HAVE WON THE CUP.

     

    WINNING THE PRES TROPHY IS MORE OF A CURSE THEN A BLESSING



    Thanks for the numbers. Some of us get it and some of us don't.



    Well, the last 15 years would be the 1998-1999 through 2012-2013 season, and there have only been 14 champions because of the lockout. And, actually 5 President's Trophy winner won cups in that span. Dallas ('99), Colorado ('01), Detroit ('02 & '08), and Chicago ('13). So technically, in the last 15 seasons, 36% of President's winners won the cup.

    Also, if you look a little further, one of the top four records in the NHL one the cup 11 of those 14 times. So the idea that you are better off being in the "middle of the pack" is quite ludicrous. In general, one of the best regular season teams wins the cup. 

     



    Winning 36 % of anything just means u are a loser. Of course one of the top 4 will usually win i think that goes without saying. Your comment is stupid its like u just don't get it. I'm just curious how old are u? lol



    Its not 36%



    5 teams that won the President's trophy divided by 14 Stanley Cups awarded = 36%

    5/14 = .35714285 

    It's called math. Did they have it at your school?



    Frank its 5 teams in last 15 years including this year. . Don't get nsughty. Include 2013-14 

     
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    Also if u exclude last year since it was a short season.  3/4 pres trophy winners lost in the first round and ofcourse this years bruins lost in the second round

     
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    IN THE LAST 15 YEARS ONLY 4 TEAMS THAT WON THE PRES HAVE WON THE CUP THAT INCLUDED CHI WHO ON THE PRES IN A SHORT SEASON.  2 OTHERS ARE DET THAT WAS THE TEAM TO BEAT DURING A VAST PART OF THOSE YEARS. 27% OF THE TEAMS WHO HAVE WON THE PRES TROPHY IN LAST 15 YEARS HAVE WON THE CUP.

     

    WINNING THE PRES TROPHY IS MORE OF A CURSE THEN A BLESSING



    Thanks for the numbers. Some of us get it and some of us don't.



    Well, the last 15 years would be the 1998-1999 through 2012-2013 season, and there have only been 14 champions because of the lockout. And, actually 5 President's Trophy winner won cups in that span. Dallas ('99), Colorado ('01), Detroit ('02 & '08), and Chicago ('13). So technically, in the last 15 seasons, 36% of President's winners won the cup.

    Also, if you look a little further, one of the top four records in the NHL one the cup 11 of those 14 times. So the idea that you are better off being in the "middle of the pack" is quite ludicrous. In general, one of the best regular season teams wins the cup. 

     



    Winning 36 % of anything just means u are a loser. Of course one of the top 4 will usually win i think that goes without saying. Your comment is stupid its like u just don't get it. I'm just curious how old are u? lol



    Let me break it down for you... the original poster said:

    "In fact I hope they finish in the middle of the pack and go into the playoffs on the road"

    Being one of the top two teams in your conference is not middle of the pack, and middle of the pack teams usually do not win many championships. In fact, five teams who had the best regular season record won the cup, and only three "middle of the pack" teams won the Stanley cup. The idea that you are better of finishing in the "middle of the pack" is completely nonsensical! 

     
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    If u include the last 14 years from this current year since it is already established (removing the lock out year) only 29% of prestrophy wwinners have won the cup


     

     
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    Also if u exclude last year since it was a short season.  3/4 pres trophy winners lost in the first round and ofcourse this years bruins lost in the second round

    What does that have to with it? So you would really the Bruins be a worse regular season team because you think that some how increases their chances of winning the cup? You know his gets knocked in the first round more often then President's Trophy winners? Middle of the pack teams!

     
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    FRANK EXCUSE ME BUT WHO MADE REF TO THE ORIGINAL POSTER. WAS HE PART IF THIS CONVERSATION GOING ON NOW.... YES  OR NO

    WE ARE TALKING STRICTLY PRES TROPHY. ... NOTHING ELSE

     
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