Central Division Talk

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Re: Central Division Talk

Postby ScubaSteve » Mon Jun 12, 2017 12:08 pm

It has been a few months since we acquired a used up Blackhawk. May as well.
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Re: Central Division Talk

Postby ToddM » Mon Jun 12, 2017 1:55 pm

He's as solid as they come.

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Re: Central Division Talk

Postby The Frugal Gourmet » Tue Jun 13, 2017 11:18 am

Let's get James Neal. If we're losing Eakin, we need someone new who bugs Steve.

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Re: Central Division Talk

Postby ScubaSteve » Tue Jun 13, 2017 11:33 am

:nocountry :bzz:
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Re: Central Division Talk

Postby Knives Out » Tue Jun 13, 2017 1:21 pm

Blolz.
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Re: Central Division Talk

Postby SaintAngerBH » Tue Jun 13, 2017 6:30 pm

Only if they agree to throw in Ribeiro too.

I'd love to see blood come out of Hitch's ears after watching those two float it up all over the ice and then *goddess* to the refs that they didn't get enough power plays.
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Re: Central Division Talk

Postby Jason » Wed Jun 14, 2017 7:29 pm

First trade is in.

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Re: Central Division Talk

Postby Knives Out » Wed Jun 14, 2017 9:30 pm

Whoa. THE Tyler Graovac?!
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Re: Central Division Talk

Postby SaintAngerBH » Wed Jun 14, 2017 10:13 pm

Well. He's certainly no Tyler Bouck.
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Re: Central Division Talk

Postby Jason » Thu Jun 15, 2017 2:41 pm

Colorado buys out Beauchemin




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Re: Central Division Talk

Postby Jason » Tue Jun 20, 2017 11:09 pm

According to several sources, there is a legitimate possibility Hossa has played his final NHL game. (He could not be reached for comment. Neither could his agent, Ritch Winter. The Blackhawks declined to comment.) Apparently, he suffers from a serious allergic reaction to the equipment he wears.

The sources who confirmed the allergy stressed not to make fun of it, with one saying, “It’s only funny to anyone who’s never had it.” Details are sketchy, because no one would give full information, but the medication necessary to combat the allergy is potent enough that doctors wanted his blood tested every few weeks to make sure there were no major side effects.

Hossa is scheduled to be paid $1 million during each of the next four seasons, meaning almost 94 per cent of his contract is already paid. If he were to retire now, the Blackhawks would be hit with what are called “cap recapture” penalties — $3.675 million off their club’s cap number from next season until 2020-21. For a team already facing a crunch, that’s a massive blow.

Unless he doesn’t retire. He simply goes on long-term injured reserve.


Legit or not, as soon as his salary drops to $1 million from like $6 million, this happens.

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Re: Central Division Talk

Postby Knives Out » Wed Jun 21, 2017 1:37 am

Sounds like Marian has to make a rash decision ...
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Re: Central Division Talk

Postby Dat1guy » Wed Jun 21, 2017 1:38 am

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Re: Central Division Talk

Postby Troy McClure » Wed Jun 21, 2017 8:17 am

Has this been a whole career thing? Also, couldn't he try other gear? Maybe go back to the cotton and leather worn by guys 40 years ago.
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Re: Central Division Talk

Postby Troy McClure » Wed Jun 21, 2017 8:23 am

Hossa said he's skipping this season. Calls it a progressive skin disorder. Sounds worse than an allergy.

http://www.csnchicago.com/chicago-black ... -18-season

This also may be a bogus story to help the Hawks avoid eating his cap hit when what he's really doing is retiring. Who knows.
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