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    THEE Thread is BUMPING today!!!!

    All you have to do is question the integrity of hockey and we get fired up
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    [quote user="Kase-1"][quote user="MattMeyerBud"]
    hate to break it to you, but hockey is bunch of no names as well

    I mean general opinion is on my side with this. As much as u guys try and say im crazy - im in the overwelming majority
    [/quote]To the uneducated fairweather sports fan that follows The Yankees to watch Jeter it just may seem that hockey is a bunch of no names...... LOL []

    Well when you poll the country asking what is more 'boring' hockey or baseball, let me know the results
    [/quote]

    i don't need to, the viewing audience does it for me
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    [quote user="Kase-1"][quote user="MattMeyerBud"][quote user="Kase-1"][quote user="MattMeyerBud"]

    something has to be fast paced to be more exciting?

    you guys are trying to make an arguement thats already lossed.

    Then how come Arena Football isn't big?

    man on third, 2 outs, bottom of an inning at bat TRUMPS anything in hockey.
    [/quote]An argument thats already lossed, how so???

    Arena football isnt big for the same reason that AHL, AAA Baseball, and Euro-League Baseketball isnt big, the amount of talent just isnt there. Its no question that Football is the biggest sport out there, but now you're reaching

    Man on 3rd, 2 outs, bottom of an inning could take AGES for anything to happen..... BOOOOORRRRRIIIIINNNNGGGG!!!!!!!! Only time that its remotely interesting is bottom of the 9th, tied score, full count, in the playoffs

    Ill take a penalty shot with .01 left on the clock in the 3rd period over ANYTHING in baseball

    Baseball is fun to play, but boring as shjt to watch, I wont even try to reason with you cause you're such a blindfolded HATER, at least Im objective with baseball you just blindly hate puck
    [/quote]

    the numbers, sales, and popularity speak for themselves.

    Hockey doens't pull that kind of weight nationally- unless ur in canada

    and not for nothing, since the face of the NHL has been injured- popularity has dipped
    [/quote]So because #'s and sales are big means its good??

    In that line of reasoning (that #'s and sales mean good product) communism would be good, rick ross would be 'talented', country music would be great, and CBS would be the only channel with decent programming

    Id LOOOOOVE to hear your reasoning behind this beauty of a gem

    " since the face of the NHL has been injured- popularity has dipped"

    cause with the USA's biggest market's team KILLING it for months and another large market team (Detroit) breaking the record for most consecutive home wins Id say the NHLs popularity is on the HEAVY upswing.
    [/quote]

    actually - yes

    that would be a good sign to see how beloved it all is through the country.

    They can't even get a real TV contract.
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    Re: THEE NYG SWAG THREAD

    [quote user="Kase-1"][quote user="JPizzack"]

    [quote user="Kase-1"][quote user="MattMeyerBud"]
    hate to break it to you, but hockey is bunch of no names as well

    I mean general opinion is on my side with this. As much as u guys try and say im crazy - im in the overwelming majority
    [/quote]To the uneducated fairweather sports fan that follows The Yankees to watch Jeter it just may seem that hockey is a bunch of no names...... LOL []

    Well when you poll the country asking what is more 'boring' hockey or baseball, let me know the results
    [/quote]</p>


    well he's right about the no names think.
    You take the stars of each sport....
    You ask someoen who a Manning is...or who Derek Jeter is....or who Lebron James/Kobe Bryant are....

    Thennnnnn ask them who Alex Ovechkin is.....</p>


    "huh? a what??"

    Hockey fans are in the minority man. and that's ok, you can just be among the hockey hipsters! =P
    that way when ppl like me finally get into the NHL again, you can rag on us.
    I used to play hockey, but i dont have much interest in it anymore.</p>[/quote]I dont know who you're asking, maybe you gotta broaden your asking range
    <u>
    There's a huge contingent of hockey fans, ESPECIALLY in the Tri-State, just look at the NY Rangers' attendance numbers, they've been sold out for decades!!!!</u>

    Just because its not shown alot on ESPN doesnt mean it isnt followed, thats like saying because country music isnt on MTV doesnt mean it has no following

    Sorry guys, Hockey aint goin NO WHERE!!!!


    [/quote]this is true.

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    [quote user="MattMeyerBud"][quote user="dezzzR"][quote user="MattMeyerBud"][quote user="dezzzR"][quote user="MattMeyerBud"][quote user="dezzzR"][quote user="MattMeyerBud"][quote user="Kase-1"][quote user="MattMeyerBud"][quote user="dezzzR"][quote user="MattMeyerBud"][quote user="dezzzR"]pay no mind to matt. hell jump on the ranger bandwagon once the playoffs start.

    speaking of the rangers, great game last night. beat the defending champions. king quist had 40 saves and his 7th shut out of the season. 37-13. theyre playing amazing hockey.
    [/quote]

    i cheer for the rangers

    i want them to win it all so i have more ammo to **** on Philly and Boston fans
    <U>
    its just hockey is gay...
    </U>
    But any advantage of **** talking i can get i'll take
    [/quote]why why why? its a fast paced, hard hitting game. And I dont want to hear about the skates!
    [/quote]

    its a boring game - i don't know how to word it any better

    its obviously not just me, its always been the bottom of the big 4 sports.
    [/quote]OK, so you think BASEBALL is interesting and HOCKEY is the boring game!?!?!?

    Discussion over, Im calling Bellevue Mental Institution and booking you a room ASAP!!!
    [/quote]
    <U>
    baseball is more entertaining than hockey..</U> but i've always maintained that basbeall is pretty boring

    your going to need alot of rooms there because most of american agrees with me...


    [/quote]come on . how can a fast paced game be more boring than baseball? and i love baseball. especially close games in hockey, every shot puts you on the edge of your seat, well me anyway
    [/quote]

    <U>something has to be fast paced to be more exciting?</U>

    you guys are trying to make an arguement thats already lossed.

    Then how come Arena Football isn't big?
    <U>
    man on third, 2 outs, bottom of an inning at bat TRUMPS anything in hockey.</U>
    [/quote]yea i would think so. it help the sport to be more exciting at least. arena football isnt big because its a bunch of no names that couldnt make it in the nfl. reminds me of the quote " why have a hamburger when you have prime rib."
    a shoot out is just as exciting if not more, but that just my opinion.
    [/quote]

    hate to break it to you, but hockey is bunch of no names as well

    <U>I mean general opinion is on my side with this.</U> As much as u guys try and say im crazy - im in the overwelming majority
    [/quote]not necessarily, you opinion is that people dont watch hockey cause its boring. while i dont have anything to dispute that i dont think that entirely true. like i said the strike really killed the game and for some reason or another people just lost interest.
    [/quote]

    my argument is that hockey isn't entertaining in comparison to other sports. <FONT color=#0000ff>If it was, it wouldn't be at hte bottom of the big 4
    </FONT>[/quote]</P>


    The lockout in 04-05 put that sport in the back seat. </P>


    There are two things that can kill a sport, fixed games and a lockout. </P>


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    Re: THEE NYG SWAG THREAD

    [quote user="Kase-1"][quote user="JPizzack"]

    [quote user="Kase-1"][quote user="MattMeyerBud"]
    hate to break it to you, but hockey is bunch of no names as well

    I mean general opinion is on my side with this. As much as u guys try and say im crazy - im in the overwelming majority
    [/quote]To the uneducated fairweather sports fan that follows The Yankees to watch Jeter it just may seem that hockey is a bunch of no names...... LOL []

    Well when you poll the country asking what is more 'boring' hockey or baseball, let me know the results
    [/quote]</p>


    well he's right about the no names think.
    You take the stars of each sport....
    You ask someoen who a Manning is...or who Derek Jeter is....or who Lebron James/Kobe Bryant are....

    Thennnnnn ask them who Alex Ovechkin is.....</p>


    "huh? a what??"

    Hockey fans are in the minority man. and that's ok, you can just be among the hockey hipsters! =P
    that way when ppl like me finally get into the NHL again, you can rag on us.
    I used to play hockey, but i dont have much interest in it anymore.</p>[/quote]I dont know who you're asking, maybe you gotta broaden your asking range

    There's a huge contingent of hockey fans, ESPECIALLY in the Tri-State, just look at the NY Rangers' attendance numbers, they've been sold out for decades!!!!

    Just because its not shown alot on ESPN doesnt mean it isnt followed, thats like saying because country music isnt on MTV doesnt mean it has no following

    Sorry guys, Hockey aint goin NO WHERE!!!!


    [/quote]

    we know its not going anywhere. Its going to stay on that road less traveled as it has forever lol
    Fear the name, appreciate the game

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    Re: THEE NYG SWAG THREAD

    [quote user="dezzzR"][quote user="JPizzack"]

    [quote user="Kase-1"][quote user="MattMeyerBud"]
    hate to break it to you, but hockey is bunch of no names as well

    I mean general opinion is on my side with this. As much as u guys try and say im crazy - im in the overwelming majority
    [/quote]To the uneducated fairweather sports fan that follows The Yankees to watch Jeter it just may seem that hockey is a bunch of no names...... LOL []

    Well when you poll the country asking what is more 'boring' hockey or baseball, let me know the results
    [/quote]</p>


    well he's right about the no names think.
    You take the stars of each sport....
    You ask someoen who a Manning is...or who Derek Jeter is....or who Lebron James/Kobe Bryant are....

    Thennnnnn ask them who Alex Ovechkin is.....</p>


    "huh? a what??"

    Hockey fans are in the minority man. and that's ok, you can just be among the hockey <u>hipsters!</u> =P
    that way when ppl like me finally get into the NHL again, you can rag on us.
    I used to play hockey, but i dont have much interest in it anymore.</p>[/quote]gross. were the hockey underground.
    [/quote]

    im a pretty big sports guy. I couldn't name ten players in the NHL
    Fear the name, appreciate the game

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    [quote user="ny06"]

    [quote user="MattMeyerBud"][quote user="dezzzR"][quote user="MattMeyerBud"][quote user="dezzzR"][quote user="MattMeyerBud"][quote user="dezzzR"][quote user="MattMeyerBud"][quote user="Kase-1"][quote user="MattMeyerBud"][quote user="dezzzR"][quote user="MattMeyerBud"][quote user="dezzzR"]pay no mind to matt. hell jump on the ranger bandwagon once the playoffs start.

    speaking of the rangers, great game last night. beat the defending champions. king quist had 40 saves and his 7th shut out of the season. 37-13. theyre playing amazing hockey.
    [/quote]

    i cheer for the rangers

    i want them to win it all so i have more ammo to **** on Philly and Boston fans
    <u>
    its just hockey is gay...
    </u>
    But any advantage of **** talking i can get i'll take
    [/quote]why why why? its a fast paced, hard hitting game. And I dont want to hear about the skates!
    [/quote]

    its a boring game - i don't know how to word it any better

    its obviously not just me, its always been the bottom of the big 4 sports.
    [/quote]OK, so you think BASEBALL is interesting and HOCKEY is the boring game!?!?!?

    Discussion over, Im calling Bellevue Mental Institution and booking you a room ASAP!!!
    [/quote]
    <u>
    baseball is more entertaining than hockey..</u> but i've always maintained that basbeall is pretty boring

    your going to need alot of rooms there because most of american agrees with me...


    [/quote]come on . how can a fast paced game be more boring than baseball? and i love baseball. especially close games in hockey, every shot puts you on the edge of your seat, well me anyway
    [/quote]

    <u>something has to be fast paced to be more exciting?</u>

    you guys are trying to make an arguement thats already lossed.

    Then how come Arena Football isn't big?
    <u>
    man on third, 2 outs, bottom of an inning at bat TRUMPS anything in hockey.</u>
    [/quote]yea i would think so. it help the sport to be more exciting at least. arena football isnt big because its a bunch of no names that couldnt make it in the nfl. reminds me of the quote " why have a hamburger when you have prime rib."
    a shoot out is just as exciting if not more, but that just my opinion.
    [/quote]

    hate to break it to you, but hockey is bunch of no names as well

    <u>I mean general opinion is on my side with this.</u> As much as u guys try and say im crazy - im in the overwelming majority
    [/quote]not necessarily, you opinion is that people dont watch hockey cause its boring. while i dont have anything to dispute that i dont think that entirely true. like i said the strike really killed the game and for some reason or another people just lost interest.
    [/quote]

    my argument is that hockey isn't entertaining in comparison to other sports. <font color="#0000ff">If it was, it wouldn't be at hte bottom of the big 4
    </font>[/quote]</p>


    The lockout in 04-05 put that sport in the back seat. </p>


    There are two things that can kill a sport, fixed games and a lockout. </p>


    </p>[/quote]

    thats actually untrue....

    its empty threats by fans... but attendance and rating go up after almost every lockout/work stoppage.
    Fear the name, appreciate the game

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    [quote user="MattMeyerBud"][quote user="Kase-1"][quote user="MattMeyerBud"][quote user="Kase-1"][quote user="MattMeyerBud"]

    something has to be fast paced to be more exciting?

    you guys are trying to make an arguement thats already lossed.

    Then how come Arena Football isn't big?

    man on third, 2 outs, bottom of an inning at bat TRUMPS anything in hockey.
    [/quote]An argument thats already lossed, how so???

    Arena football isnt big for the same reason that AHL, AAA Baseball, and Euro-League Baseketball isnt big, the amount of talent just isnt there. Its no question that Football is the biggest sport out there, but now you're reaching

    Man on 3rd, 2 outs, bottom of an inning could take AGES for anything to happen..... BOOOOORRRRRIIIIINNNNGGGG!!!!!!!! Only time that its remotely interesting is bottom of the 9th, tied score, full count, in the playoffs

    Ill take a penalty shot with .01 left on the clock in the 3rd period over ANYTHING in baseball

    Baseball is fun to play, but boring as shjt to watch, I wont even try to reason with you cause you're such a blindfolded HATER, at least Im objective with baseball you just blindly hate puck
    [/quote]

    the numbers, sales, and popularity speak for themselves.

    Hockey doens't pull that kind of weight nationally- unless ur in canada

    and not for nothing, since the face of the NHL has been injured- popularity has dipped
    [/quote]So because #'s and sales are big means its good??

    In that line of reasoning (that #'s and sales mean good product) communism would be good, rick ross would be 'talented', country music would be great, and CBS would be the only channel with decent programming

    Id LOOOOOVE to hear your reasoning behind this beauty of a gem

    " since the face of the NHL has been injured- popularity has dipped"

    cause with the USA's biggest market's team KILLING it for months and another large market team (Detroit) breaking the record for most consecutive home wins Id say the NHLs popularity is on the HEAVY upswing.
    [/quote]

    actually - yes

    that would be a good sign to see how beloved it all is through the country.

    They can't even get a real TV contract.
    [/quote]Im suprised your taste in music isnt all dubstep, bruno mars, rick ross, and whatever z100 tells you to like if you follow that theory that sales means its good

    Im pretty sure their NBC contract is quite real, LOL

    Heavy upswing sen, HEAVY UPSWING!!!!!

    Just wait til you get struck with the Lund-Sanity!!!!




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    [quote user="Kase-1"]I dont know who you're asking, maybe you gotta broaden your asking range

    There's a huge contingent of hockey fans, ESPECIALLY in the Tri-State, just look at the NY Rangers' attendance numbers, they've been sold out for decades!!!!

    Just because its not shown alot on ESPN doesnt mean it isnt followed, thats like saying because country music isnt on MTV doesnt mean it has no following

    Sorry guys, Hockey aint goin NO WHERE!!!!
    [/quote]</P>


    well maybe youre blinded by your own love for it.
    Sure there are a ton of fans....but nowhere near the amount of fans of any other sport (exception might be basketball nowadays)</P>


    ask someone neutral like a parent who doesnt watch sports....

    My mom doesnt watch sports, and i can almost guarantee she knows MVP-espque names of all sports except nhl lol</P>
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