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Old 04-08-2012, 05:54 PM   #31
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Your format is off with your picks because in the NHL they re-seed after each round. So the highest seed always plays the lowest remaining seed in each round.
Wait, they reseed? I thought it was just a normal playoff. I just checked Wiki, you're right, let me fix my picks. Thanks!
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Old 04-08-2012, 07:04 PM   #32
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Not sure the Pens can get by the Flyers. I think if they do they win it all.
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Old 04-08-2012, 08:52 PM   #33
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Not sure the Pens can get by the Flyers. I think if they do they win it all.
I think they'll get by the Flyers, but the Flyers will decimate them in the process. That's going to be a war of attrition.
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Old 04-11-2012, 08:07 AM   #34
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Playoffs are here!
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Old 04-11-2012, 08:25 AM   #35
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Lets go pens!
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Old 04-11-2012, 11:10 AM   #36
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Lets go pens!
Lets Go PENS!!!!


also, after watching that last game between Flyers and Pens, i think that the Pens might come out of it ok depending on the refereeing in the playoffs

if they are gonna give 10-minute misconduct penalties for cross-checking from behind, then the Flyers brutish tactics may not work at all and they will have to tone it down

that said, once the Pens get to 3 wins i think the Flyers will probably try to go after the stars, including clear league MVP and 50-goal scorer, Geno Malkin



nice recap: http://thepensnation.com/tpn/?p=3223
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Old 04-12-2012, 12:17 AM   #37
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sad trombone sound.
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Old 04-12-2012, 06:21 AM   #38
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FWIW, These were my predictions for the full playoffs:
WEST:
LAK > VAN 7 games
PHO > CHI 6 games
DET > NSH 7 games
STL > SAN 6 games

STL > LAK 5 games
DET > PHO 6 games

DET > STL 6 games
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WAS > BOS 7 games
PHI > PIT 5 games (just b/c I feel like this will be one of those overhyped duds)
FLA > NJD 7 games

WAS > NYR 7 games (gotta go with Caps if I've got 'em losing anyway)
PHI > FLA 6 games

PHI > WAS 6 games

Flyers and Preds with a few lucky breaks to give them the games last night...we'll see if their luck continues. too many penalties in the Preds and Wings...let them play 5-on-5...

Didn't get a chance to see any of the Kings game.
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Old 04-12-2012, 06:39 AM   #39
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if they are gonna give 10-minute misconduct penalties for cross-checking from behind, then the Flyers brutish tactics may not work at all and they will have to tone it down
Considering they don't even give 2-minutes for cross-checks to the neck in the playoffs...your gameplan may be flawed.

Kunitz did get fined $2500 for this though so it's cool I guess.

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sad trombone sound.


Not as sweet as a Caps win, but still makes me feel warm and fuzzy inside.
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