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SoxFanInIL

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About Me: Love the Sox/Bruins/Pats, born in Boston a million years ago, now displaced. Played and coached in a much simpler time. Still get a little too shook up when the B's or Sox lose. Oh, and soccer is not a sport.

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  • Forum Post: Big Club Auditions

    Posted 09/25/2014 12:23:58 EDT

    In response to sportsbozo1's comment:

    Simon Gagne might be as slow as a turtle but he found the back of the net tonight.

    Sportsbozo1



    The back of an empty net, to be precise.







     

  • Forum Post: Krug not to report to camp

    Posted 09/18/2014 01:12:40 EDT

    In response to WalkTheLine's comment:

    Equating Krug to Hawgood is like equating Craig Janney to Wayne Gretzky. It's just silly.



    Almost as silly as calling Krug "little Orr."







     

  • Forum Post: If Spooner doesnt make the starting line up

    Posted 09/18/2014 01:10:33 EDT

    The question is, who is this year's Stanley Peverley/Thornton Whipping Boy?







  • Forum Post: Update on Krug and Smith

    Posted 09/17/2014 02:28:31 EDT

    People should remember all this when both players have a few decent NHL seasons behind them and leave for a better offer, with no consideration for "hometown discounts" or other such rubbish.  Its bus more »

  • Forum Post: Sox not likely go after 2 high prized starters this OS.

    Posted 09/13/2014 09:05:35 EDT

    Please, no more Nava-JBJ-WMB-Holt  AAAA players pretending to be starters for a contending team. The impact of Cespedes in this lineup (and the dramatic fall Oakland has taken since losing him) tells more »

  • Forum Post: Rule Changes 2014-2015

    Posted 09/12/2014 09:32:46 EDT

    I still think the biggest problem regarding diving (other than Montreal players in general) is the fact referees clearly dont want to call them. Is it affecting the PP? Embarrassing players? I dunno, more »

  • Forum Post: BREAKING: Bruins deal Boychuck to EDM

    Posted 09/10/2014 02:10:29 EDT

    In response to BsLegion's comment: [QUOTE] In response to -Chowda-'s comment: [QUOTE] In response to Not-A-Shot's comment:    Bring this kid Yakupov to the B's.  Chara, Bergeron and the crew will stra more »

  • Forum Post: OMG! what does it mean for our mental health when PATS+SOX are both in LAST place?

    Posted 09/10/2014 02:01:53 EDT

    In response to 67redsox's comment: [QUOTE] In response to SoxFanInIL's comment: [QUOTE] In response to Bill-806's comment: [QUOTE] In response to SoxFanInIL's comment: [QUOTE] Its hard to look at the more »

  • Forum Post: OMG! what does it mean for our mental health when PATS+SOX are both in LAST place?

    Posted 09/08/2014 11:29:54 EDT

    In response to Bill-806's comment: [QUOTE] In response to SoxFanInIL's comment: [QUOTE] Its hard to look at the sports landscape and be thrilled. Sox- legitimate last place team with no pitching at al more »

  • Forum Post: OMG! what does it mean for our mental health when PATS+SOX are both in LAST place?

    Posted 09/08/2014 11:21:38 EDT

    Its hard to look at the sports landscape and be thrilled. Sox- legitimate last place team with no pitching at all, underperforming rookies and unclear positions all over the diamond. (PS, Ortiz is the more »

  • Forum Post: John, please listen. Uehara is done for the year.

    Posted 09/05/2014 01:18:00 EDT

    In response to MadMc44's comment: [QUOTE] What more needs to be said. Do the same with WMB?? I think the board has spoken loud and clear. [/QUOTE] "The board?"  they have some standing somewhere in So more »

  • Forum Post: The Dave Lewis era and 2014-15 physicality-wise?

    Posted 09/04/2014 05:39:48 EDT

    In response to BadHabitude's comment: In response to Uncle-Salty's comment: [QUOTE] As if we weren't already softer than I was after watching "The View", Looch is now wearing a mask. The visor: the mo more »

  • Forum Post: The Dave Lewis era and 2014-15 physicality-wise?

    Posted 09/04/2014 01:55:05 EDT

    In response to Uncle-Salty's comment: [QUOTE] As if we weren't already softer than I was after watching "The View", Looch is now wearing a mask. The visor: the most vaginal of all hockey equipment. [/ more »

  • Forum Post: Krecji agree's to six year extension?

    Posted 09/04/2014 01:44:41 EDT

    In response to Bookboy007's comment: [QUOTE] I will avoid the temptation to call out all of those who said Krejci would be looking for 85% of Toews money when Toews and Kane signed.      Are you not e more »

  • Forum Post: Seve...fou...Two! You only get Two!

    Posted 09/01/2014 01:09:03 EDT

    1.  Bruins trade Malcolm Subban for Patrick Sharp.

    2.  Jordan Caron becomes the Bruins Daniel Nava and still doesn't get sent anywhere, to everyone's dismay.







    more »

  • Forum Post: Carol Vadnais died

    Posted 09/01/2014 12:58:16 EDT

    In response to NeelyOrrBourque's comment: [QUOTE] In response to BadHabitude's comment: [QUOTE] Well, yah, that's really what I meant.  Darn.  I hope I can get a few more years than that after I retir more »

  • Forum Post: (Younger) Goalies, help me out on Fluto's goaltending tequnique story

    Posted 08/26/2014 03:01:37 EDT

    In response to NeelyOrrBourque's comment: Sorry you're having trouble understanding sox. Maybe Jim Bedard can help you.   Anyway, the "seal from his strong side shoulder" is done by leaning toward the more »

  • Forum Post: (Younger) Goalies, help me out on Fluto's goaltending tequnique story

    Posted 08/25/2014 04:45:20 EDT

    In today's Globe, Fluto has this story about revolutionary technique:   http://www.bostonglobe.com/sports/2014/08/23/notes-new-goalie-technique-providing-edge/gWwymMMoSoznaJN2IhPNYP/story.html?p1=Arti more »

  • Forum Post: Make Two Trades To Improve The Team

    Posted 08/18/2014 12:53:23 EDT

    Ok the rules are making this difficult, but I'm trying to work out a way for the Bruins, who are up against the cap and overloaded on defense, to make a deal with Detroit, who has cap space and is in more »

  • Forum Post: What Teams Should REALLY Learn from the Kings

    Posted 08/17/2014 03:43:37 EDT

    In response to lucdufour's comment: [QUOTE] Tremendous luck goes a long way too.  The Bruins were a Ryder save away from getting bounced and needed 3 game sevens to win their Cup.  The Kings were down more »

  • Forum Post: Best goaltenders ever??

    Posted 08/08/2014 12:35:57 EDT

    In response to RichHillOntario's comment: [QUOTE] In response to Bookboy007's comment: [QUOTE] Okay, the list thing is so far out of hand it's out of elbow, but I will give the site this: some of the more »

  • Forum Post: Best goaltenders ever??

    Posted 08/07/2014 02:12:12 EDT

    In response to Bookboy007's comment: In response to SanDogBrewin's comment: [QUOTE] I think Nite had his Lemelin 88' season but it went to his head and was never the same after. Kelv, on the other han more »

  • Forum Post: Boston Bruins property Malcom Subban rooted for the Canadiens against the Bruins in the playoffs...

    Posted 08/04/2014 11:21:30 EDT

    Via Rotoworld/Twitter: Malcolm Subban - G - Bruins Malcolm Subban was cheering for his older brother, P.K. Subban in Montreal's 2014 second round series against the Boston Bruins. That's getting some more »

  • Forum Post: Lester not making start tomorrow

    Posted 07/30/2014 12:27:45 EDT

    In response to DaysofYaz's comment: [QUOTE] And David Price is still firmly entrenched with the Rays...go figure. [/QUOTE] I know, it's almost like they are in contention and the Sox aren't.   Oh, wai more »

  • Forum Post: Assuming Lester is traded, there is no way Management Can Spin This

    Posted 07/30/2014 12:23:19 EDT

    In response to ampoule's comment: [QUOTE] If anyone thinks that if Lester is traded that it will affect ticket sales, then those people should go to bed tonight with a tooth under their pillow. Becaus more »

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