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Shawn Kane
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Posted: 14 May 2018 at 7:18am | IP Logged | 1 post reply

Aside from two bad calls last night, the Caps pretty much dominated the Lightning. First time I've ever seen a high stick call when the player wasn't hit with the stick!
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I don't want to jinx anything with a prediction, but I do like the position the Caps have put themselves into. Also, I would love to see a "Moneyball" analysis of the LV Knights. My guess is that the statistics would show why these guys were basically discarded by other teams, but together made such a powerful team.
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Rebecca Jansen
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Posted: 15 May 2018 at 7:20pm | IP Logged | 3 post reply

Too late, they've been jinxed... 4-1 for Tampa Bay in game 3 right now. :^|

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Eric, 
I can tell you Caps fans HATED losing Nate Schmidt! Bummed the series is at 2-2 now but they're in the same situation that they were two games ago: they need to win two games.
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The Jets have gone down so it'll be Las Vegas vs. one of the two Eastern teams for the great cup. I think the Winnpeg Jets had young players playing better than expected, but overall the team still lacks some depth. They did well... maybe next year?
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Go Vegas!!
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Posted: 22 May 2018 at 11:46am | IP Logged | 7 post reply

Shawn, Ottawa hated loosing Turris even if he didn't end up with Las Vegas. The notion that Las Vegas is made up of the worst players from other clubs is a bit misleading. I thought Las Vegas and Tampa would be fun to watch in the Cup because it would be two speedy teams. Or I would have liked to see Washington and Winnipeg beat the crap out of each other in the final. As it stands, I am pulling for a Caps vs. Knights Cup. I hope game 7 tomorrow is a good one.
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