05/05 @ Tampa Bay (6PM CT) - ECLIPSE .500

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05/05 @ Tampa Bay (6PM CT) - ECLIPSE .500

Postby Knives Out » Wed May 05, 2021 12:22 pm

We were sooooo close ...

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Re: 05/05 @ Tampa Bay (6PM CT) - ECLIPSE .500

Postby Math » Wed May 05, 2021 12:29 pm

I'll start with the Rangers-Caps game. If it doesn't turn into a masterpiece slaughter after the first period, I'll switch back to the Stars game.

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Postby B Kat » Wed May 05, 2021 12:30 pm

Good to know Seguin can actually move. He had quite a game.

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Re: 05/05 @ Tampa Bay (6PM CT) - ECLIPSE .500

Postby Math » Wed May 05, 2021 5:58 pm

@ Jon Cooper:

And McElhinney? He stinks ?

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Re: 05/05 @ Tampa Bay (6PM CT) - ECLIPSE .500

Postby Knives Out » Wed May 05, 2021 6:11 pm

First shot against NOT saved!
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Postby ScubaSteve » Wed May 05, 2021 6:11 pm

The Stars really put the L in "LOL"
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Postby 5minmajor » Wed May 05, 2021 6:12 pm

D\
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Re: 05/05 @ Tampa Bay (6PM CT) - ECLIPSE .500

Postby Troy McClure » Wed May 05, 2021 6:13 pm

My god. It's amazing how good teams get good bounces. Oleksiak getting his skate on the pass should be something good. He did his job well, but the puck instead goes right to the forehand of Tyler Johnson. You can't defend unlucky bounces.
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Postby Knives Out » Wed May 05, 2021 6:14 pm

I swtiched over to the Rangers vs Capitals game instead. On Wilson's first shift Brendan Smith went right after him, and Wilson won the fight imo LOL.
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Postby Knives Out » Wed May 05, 2021 6:19 pm

Knives Out wrote:I swtiched over to the Rangers vs Capitals game instead. On Wilson's first shift Brendan Smith went right after him, and Wilson won the fight imo LOL.

Apparently I missed a line brawl while the Lightning were scoring on us:

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Re: 05/05 @ Tampa Bay (6PM CT) - ECLIPSE .500

Postby Knives Out » Wed May 05, 2021 6:22 pm

^Another fight now LOL.

EDIT/UPDATE: Six fights in five minutes played LOL.
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Postby Math » Wed May 05, 2021 6:22 pm

Strome vs. Eller. I'd say it's tie.

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Postby ScubaSteve » Wed May 05, 2021 6:23 pm

*Dang all Get out*, the jpg statements that are going to be tweeted out tomorrow are gonna be LIT
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Re: 05/05 @ Tampa Bay (6PM CT) - ECLIPSE .500

Postby Troy McClure » Wed May 05, 2021 6:23 pm

Knives Out wrote:
Knives Out wrote:I swtiched over to the Rangers vs Capitals game instead. On Wilson's first shift Brendan Smith went right after him, and Wilson won the fight imo LOL.

Apparently I missed a line brawl while the Lightning were scoring on us:


Smart to throw Wilson out there at the puck drop to get it over with.

This is one of those things a team does to stand up for a teammate, but Wilson won't care. He feeds off of opponents losing their minds.
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Re: 05/05 @ Tampa Bay (6PM CT) - ECLIPSE .500

Postby Math » Wed May 05, 2021 6:23 pm

The Caps penalty box is full, some players can't even sit :-D

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Postby Troy McClure » Wed May 05, 2021 6:25 pm

And the shot of the Caps bench is funny. There are five guys on the bench.
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Postby Knives Out » Wed May 05, 2021 6:40 pm

Seguin from Pavs and Robo.
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Postby ScubaSteve » Wed May 05, 2021 6:41 pm

Good for Tyler, but how the hell did that pass get through?
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Postby ScubaSteve » Wed May 05, 2021 6:41 pm

Also, Preds are winning.
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Postby Knives Out » Wed May 05, 2021 6:52 pm

ScubaSteve wrote:Also, Preds are winning.

Well they're expected to beat Columbus, it's the last two games against Carolina that are interesting. They have yet to beat them this season, and the Hurricanes are still trying for top spot in the Central. Which is weird to say LOL.
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Postby slaps » Wed May 05, 2021 6:55 pm

Troy McClure wrote:My god. It's amazing how good teams get good bounces. Oleksiak getting his skate on the pass should be something good. He did his job well, but the puck instead goes right to the forehand of Tyler Johnson. You can't defend unlucky bounces.

I don't think that's "bounces" so much as just what tends happens when you have a deep, skilled team versus a team that is...not.
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Re: 05/05 @ Tampa Bay (6PM CT) - ECLIPSE .500

Postby Knives Out » Wed May 05, 2021 7:02 pm

Re: Caps Rangers

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Postby Troy McClure » Wed May 05, 2021 7:36 pm

Oettinger remains really awful at deciding how to handle guy one one one.
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Postby ScubaSteve » Wed May 05, 2021 7:37 pm

Hilarious turnover, but what a great goal. To Troy's point earlier, Tampa has guys with killer instinct who can capitalize on luck or the other team's *f-bomb* ups.
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Re: 05/05 @ Tampa Bay (6PM CT) - ECLIPSE .500

Postby Knives Out » Wed May 05, 2021 7:41 pm

NAS and CBJ tied 2-2 heading into the third ...
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Postby Troy McClure » Wed May 05, 2021 7:43 pm

ScubaSteve wrote:Hilarious turnover, but what a great goal. To Troy's point earlier, Tampa has guys with killer instinct who can capitalize on luck or the other team's *f-bomb* ups.

It's why you can have a guy like Cooper who coaches as much defensive responsibility as Bowness but the results are different because, when Tampa gets the puck on their sticks, they have more guys able to make something happen with it.

That goal came from a smart forecheck the same way their first goal came off of a smart poke in the neutral zone.
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Re: 05/05 @ Tampa Bay (6PM CT) - ECLIPSE .500

Postby ToddM » Wed May 05, 2021 8:14 pm

Sekera took that shooting article PERSONALLY.

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Postby Troy McClure » Wed May 05, 2021 8:14 pm

The Athletic article about bad shooters had Sekera on the list for one of the players who gets the most of his shots blocked. Well, it actually worked out here. The shot block turned into a goal.
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Re: 05/05 @ Tampa Bay (6PM CT) - ECLIPSE .500

Postby Knives Out » Wed May 05, 2021 8:17 pm

Welp. Might as well tie it up at 4 and then let them win it with less than a minute left.
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Re: 05/05 @ Tampa Bay (6PM CT) - ECLIPSE .500

Postby Troy McClure » Wed May 05, 2021 8:19 pm

Only one minute of hope.

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