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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: "Red Sox extended great respect to Jon"

    Posted 11/20/2014 10:38:40 EST

    In response to georom4's comment: In response to moonslav59's comment: [QUOTE] In response to S5's comment: [QUOTE] In response to moonslav59's comment: [QUOTE] In response to Ice-Cream's comment: [QU more »

  • Forum Post: Jack Johnson

    Posted 11/20/2014 10:20:49 EST

    While theres a ton of stories of rich entertainers and athletes thinking the money train would never end, in this case the kid simply trusted his parents and THEY spent and borrowed in HIS name into o more »

  • Forum Post: Non original six uni's

    Posted 11/20/2014 10:08:53 EST

    Loved the old Kings, dont like the current ones, they look like gang graffiti. Old Flyers, New England Whalers. Blues and the Seals before they went to the football shoulder stripes. I have a green Me more »

  • Forum Post: Bogaerts.

    Posted 11/18/2014 12:48:06 EST

    In response to jasko2248's comment: In response to mfymfy's comment: [QUOTE] In response to slomag's comment: [QUOTE] In response to notin's comment: [QUOTE] Not taht I think the Sox would trade Bogae more »

  • Forum Post: Oh good, we can stop talking about Stanton

    Posted 11/18/2014 12:42:46 EST

    In response to pinstripezac35's comment: In response to soxnewmex's comment: [QUOTE] We can stop talking about Russell Martin and Jason Heyward too. how bout we talk about a new avatar 4U surely a goo more »

  • Forum Post: Undeniable Cup

    Posted 11/18/2014 12:28:02 EST

    In response to SanDogBrewin's comment: In response to jpBsSoxFan's comment:[QUOTE]So let me get this stright, you were not the least bit concerned about the Bruins getting their as*es handed to them i more »

  • Forum Post: Mulling some trade possibilities

    Posted 11/18/2014 12:22:35 EST

    In response to Spike77's comment: Now someone says the seguin deal was a bust and there isn't the posts trashing it. It was a bust from the beginning. I still think the deal was a just salary dump... more »

  • Forum Post: 2014-15: Around the League

    Posted 11/16/2014 11:36:57 EST

    In response to 50belowzero's comment: So let me get this straight,the B's are chumps because with a depleted lineup they can only beat AHL teams like the Panthers,but when the Panthers blow out a heal more »

  • Forum Post: Would the Sox have Paid him?

    Posted 11/15/2014 07:13:58 EST

    In response to craze4sox's comment: In response to JohnnyLefty's comment: [QUOTE] Marlins and Giancarlo supposedly working on a 10 year 300million+ contract. Do you guys honestly think the Sox would o more »

  • Forum Post: Game 19: Bruins vs. Carolina (11/15/14 GDT)

    Posted 11/15/2014 05:30:52 EST

    The team seems to be falling into what they are going to be until Chara comes back I guess... just good enough to beat bad teams by a goal, not good at all against good teams including the Wild meltdo more »

  • Forum Post: Excuses or Reasons

    Posted 11/14/2014 11:30:58 EST

      I think right now it's too easy to overreact to both the good and the bad.  While the B's were winning 5 in a row, it was fun, and easy to say "look how good they are without their stars and with th more »

  • Forum Post: Game 16: Bruins v. Devils (11/10/14 GDT)

    Posted 11/11/2014 01:35:56 EST

    In response to Bookboy007's comment: At the core, they're the same guys.  It was moreso with Boychuk, but even now, it's Lucic and Bergeron and Marchand and Kelly and Campbell and Paille and Krejci an more »

  • Forum Post: Segzy vs Stampkos. Is there a difference?

    Posted 11/09/2014 03:40:16 EST

    In response to shuperman's comment: In response to chipnchase's comment: [QUOTE] I think a lot about how the league has changed over the years and in today's game, GM's have to spend wisely and are ju more »

  • Forum Post: Worsofsky hurt?

    Posted 11/07/2014 08:06:21 EST

    Rotoworld says W is hurt, and julien says its worse than a day-to-day thing?  Cant find anything on it.

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  • Forum Post: Conspiracy Theories Abound

    Posted 11/07/2014 06:33:49 EST

    In response to skater68's comment: The Habs were the second game of back to back games when we played them in October and will be the second games of the two times we meet them this month. Day after L more »

  • Forum Post: Game 15: Bruins v. Oilers (11/06/14 GDT)

    Posted 11/06/2014 10:24:55 EST

    Wow, that third period was just impressive.  They just got fired up on that terrible quick whistle instread of getting dow, Kids looking great on D, different forwards chipping in, Hamilton absolutely more »

  • Forum Post: Fleury signs 4 year extension

    Posted 11/06/2014 07:16:50 EST

      MAFs salary is certainly resonable and OK for regular season, but this guy has been a meltdown waiting to happen in a few playoffs now.  Last year you could watch him just curl up and fold vs CBJ. I more »

  • Forum Post: 11/4/14 Game Day Bruins vs Panthers

    Posted 11/04/2014 09:38:53 EST

    In response to SoxFanInIL's comment:

    Kind of a snoozefest.  Florida does look well-coached, though.

    Looking like a 2-1 squeaker.

    ...and by a NOSE!

    Important points. Nice.


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  • Forum Post: Goaltender comes up with inventive way to break up 2-on-0.

    Posted 11/04/2014 08:44:29 EST

    Seeing how the officiating logic is to "restore the scoring chance" to the player in the clear when a penalty shot is awarded, if the league looks at it at all they have to at least give the nonoffend more »

  • Forum Post: 11/4/14 Game Day Bruins vs Panthers

    Posted 11/04/2014 07:49:44 EST

    Kind of a snoozefest.  Florida does look well-coached, though.

    Looking like a 2-1 squeaker.

    more »

  • Forum Post: Horrible Stat

    Posted 10/30/2014 11:44:05 EDT

    In response to dannycater's comment: The Bruins didn't need to trade Boychuk, and they didn't need to trade Seguin, and really when you get down to it, the moves made were done solely because the B's more »

  • Forum Post: Defense or Offense

    Posted 10/30/2014 02:08:16 EDT

    In response to Macfact's comment:   I wanted or young D crew to have every chance to succeed. My perdiction everyone else would step up in the wake of Chara loss has come true. It's been 2 games, and more »

  • Forum Post: 3B Thoughts

    Posted 10/30/2014 01:46:01 EDT

    Panda's price went up significantly after his "wink/hithithit" Game 7.

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  • Forum Post: World Series Game 7

    Posted 10/30/2014 01:39:24 EDT

    Bum was historic.  KC tying it would have been interesting, but by them I wanted him to finish it off.  I especially didnt want him to lose it on that ridiculous error.

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  • Forum Post: no thanks on SHIELDS + PANDA?

    Posted 10/29/2014 12:21:36 EDT

    Ugh, with each passing day, this team seems less fixable. Shertzer & Lester are too expensive.  BG Shields is overrated. Hamels & other trade targets arent exciting. Panda is very expensive and may br more »