1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.
  2. Dear Guest, Please note that adult content is not permitted on this forum. We have had our Google ads disabled due to some posts that were found from some time ago. Please do not post adult content and if you see any already on the forum, please report the post so that we can deal with it. Thanks, scara
    Dismiss Notice

*** Official Ice-Hockey Thread ***

Discussion in 'Randomination' started by Daisuk, 30 Nov 2013.

  1. Daisuk

    Daisuk John Lacy

    Joined:
    19 Jan 2012
    Messages:
    8,093
    Likes Received:
    5,798
    Location:
    Oslo
    The Avs got absolutely bossed by the Wild tonight, 2-1 loss, 2-2 in the series. Not impressed by the match tonight, barely had a shot on goal!
     
  2. stinkfoot

    stinkfoot Gudni Bergsson

    Joined:
    17 Jan 2012
    Messages:
    2,632
    Likes Received:
    287
    Location:
    Manchester
  3. Daisuk

    Daisuk John Lacy

    Joined:
    19 Jan 2012
    Messages:
    8,093
    Likes Received:
    5,798
    Location:
    Oslo
    :ross:

    The Avs went out last night to the Wild, 5-4 in OT. Hadn't seen that one coming, to be honest. :(
     
  4. Heda SPURSCZ

    Heda SPURSCZ Erik Edman

    Joined:
    14 Jan 2012
    Messages:
    734
    Likes Received:
    288
    Location:
    Prague
  5. Daisuk

    Daisuk John Lacy

    Joined:
    19 Jan 2012
    Messages:
    8,093
    Likes Received:
    5,798
    Location:
    Oslo
    The Ducks will take it, I think. They look strong.
     
  6. Mr_B

    Mr_B Steed Malbranque

    Joined:
    21 Apr 2013
    Messages:
    2,055
    Likes Received:
    549
    shocking collapse by the san jose sharks 3-0 up and then losing 4-3, only the 4th time this has ever happened, lots of goals in these playoffs, far more than usual, will favour a team like the penguins
     
  7. Daisuk

    Daisuk John Lacy

    Joined:
    19 Jan 2012
    Messages:
    8,093
    Likes Received:
    5,798
    Location:
    Oslo
    Super necro of an old thread, but this year's Stanley Cup is looking gooood! Tampa Bay Lightning pretty much cruised through the league games (all 82 of them), beat record after record, and have pretty much looked like what City looked like through most of last year, but now find themselves 2-0 down in the best of 7 series against ... Columbus Blue Jackets! Lightning have lost two straight home games against the Blue Jackets, and their record breaking number one player Nikita Kucherov was given a match penalty for dangerously pushing Markus Nuutivara against the boards last night - he'll most likely face disciplinary action. Crazy stuff.

    My team, Colorado Avalanche, lost the first playoff match away to Calgary Flames (4-0), much thanks to Flames's goalie Mike Smith playing exceptionally well. The Flames have looked solid this year, so they'll be tought to beat, but despite the 4-0 scoreline we (I say "we" only for Spurs and the Avs, haha) looked quite good and deserved more in the game. Game 2 coming up tonight.

    Elsewhere the Islanders are leading the series 2-0 over Pittsburgh (winning two home matches), which some people find surprising (Pittsburgh are like ... the ManU of old of ice-hockey in a sense, always up there with the best, and the Islanders are like ... Leicester, I guess). Dallas Stars won the first match away to Predators (who are also generally a very good team), Blues leading 2-0 after playing two away matches at the Jets, Sharks and Golden Knights 1-1. So many good matches already, it's promising to be one hell of a playoff! :D
     
  8. Daisuk

    Daisuk John Lacy

    Joined:
    19 Jan 2012
    Messages:
    8,093
    Likes Received:
    5,798
    Location:
    Oslo
    Avs hit back in Calgary. I woke up this morning watching Nathan mckinnon scoring 3-2 in overtime. :D

    2-1 islanders in the second period at penguins now. Islanders the better team. Exciting game. Pittsburgh struggling badly. Will be 3-0 down in the series if they lose this.
     
  9. NaijaSpurs

    NaijaSpurs Nick Barmby

    Joined:
    15 Jan 2012
    Messages:
    8,304
    Likes Received:
    3,432
    I do not know much about ice-hockey but last year I went to Canada and saw my first and only ice-hockey match. It was not one of the top teams but it was brilliant watching it live, it really is a contact sport. Watching it on tv does not compare even remotely to watching ice hockey live
     
    Daisuk likes this.

Share This Page