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by Slap Shot
Wed Oct 23 11:36 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: 2019-2020 Wild Season
Replies: 1193
Views: 38563

Re: 2019-2020 Wild Season

It's really not that surprising. They have ZERO players on the roster that can take over a game by themselves. They don't even have a pair like that. They need 5 guys on the ice all pushing the truck up the hill or they get run over. I was talking about what seemed like a total lack of effort - not...
by Slap Shot
Wed Oct 23 9:30 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 835
Views: 19426

Re: Vikings 2019 season

By the way, Slap Shot, on that whole "Patriots" thing. https://twitter.com/SkolMemes/status/1186664713385586694 Well they control their own destiny now don't they? 3 division games remain at home along with Denver and Washington. However, their road schedule could be brutal depending upon which opp...
by Slap Shot
Wed Oct 23 9:22 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: 2019-2020 Wild Season
Replies: 1193
Views: 38563

Re: 2019-2020 Wild Season

Huh. They shut down McDavid and played a team game. All elements of my 5 point plan that could get them deep into the playoffs this season. Unfortunately for them part of that plan is to stay healthy. So, now that they've finally started playing the game they need to play the health domino's are fa...
by Slap Shot
Tue Oct 22 11:20 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: 2019-2020 Wild Season
Replies: 1193
Views: 38563

Re: 2019-2020 Wild Season

Huh.
by Slap Shot
Tue Oct 22 12:48 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 835
Views: 19426

Re: Vikings 2019 season

ScoobyDoo wrote:
Tue Oct 22 12:38 pm
I looked those stats up yesterday. Patriots number one in everything.
Thanks, Bonin. :mrgreen:
by Slap Shot
Tue Oct 22 12:44 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: 2019 - 2020 Schedule
Replies: 411
Views: 20702

Re: 2019 - 2020 Schedule

Are any subscriptions that can gain access to most (many?) games be had internationally? For whatever reason my company's VPN which is US based does not allow me to view any games in any way affiliated with FOX. As of now I can view games on BTN and NBCS main only.
by Slap Shot
Tue Oct 22 12:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Simple Pleasures...
Replies: 21092
Views: 910240

Re: Simple Pleasures...

Every time I go to use the, "Freeze Panes" feature I imagine Weird Al making it into a parody of Freeze Frame.
by Slap Shot
Tue Oct 22 12:37 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 835
Views: 19426

Re: Vikings 2019 season

by Slap Shot
Tue Oct 22 12:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Restaurant
Replies: 8723
Views: 436318

Re: Restaurant

For those of you that can partake and interested... https://bringmethenews.com/minnesota-lifestyle/11-minneapolis-restaurants-ranked-in-national-top-100-for-local-sustainable-food 11 Minneapolis restaurants ranked in national Top 100 for local, sustainable food Barbette Book Club Bread & Pickle Gard...
by Slap Shot
Mon Oct 21 7:44 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Gophers vs Dogs
Replies: 45
Views: 1991

Re: Gophers vs Dogs

Screw the Dogs. Gophers sweep!
by Slap Shot
Mon Oct 21 3:51 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 1268
Views: 26690

Re: Gopher Football 2019

I am the one that brought up they rarely leave for elsewhere and when they do they often flame out hard like Beelzebub. :wink:
by Slap Shot
Mon Oct 21 3:37 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 1268
Views: 26690

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Some 'fans' will fall off this season no matter what because they are not going to win out, but if they do a better job of winning 6-9 games far more often than not, and pair that with the occasional higher end bowl game interest will slowly improve over time. Beat Maryland and I would think they pu...
by Slap Shot
Mon Oct 21 2:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Simple Pleasures...
Replies: 21092
Views: 910240

Re: Simple Pleasures...

by Slap Shot
Mon Oct 21 2:50 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: College football 2019
Replies: 250
Views: 7565

Re: College football 2019

by Slap Shot
Mon Oct 21 11:00 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 835
Views: 19426

Re: Vikings 2019 season

https://twitter.com/PaulCharchian/status/1186033635629113354?s=19 No one would have ever guessed that would happen. Wow. It's a good feat, but Mahomes did it Weeks 1-3 this year. Yeah, but no one is surprised by anything Mahomes does. I don't think that was the point of Charch's tweet.
by Slap Shot
Mon Oct 21 11:00 am
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: NCAA hockey 2019-20 season
Replies: 406
Views: 25339

Re: NCAA hockey 2019-20 season

I can only guess...
by Slap Shot
Mon Oct 21 10:17 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 835
Views: 19426

Re: Vikings 2019 season

ScoobyDoo wrote:
Sun Oct 20 5:02 pm
Beauner wrote:
Sun Oct 20 4:46 pm
No one would have ever guessed that would happen. Wow.
It's a good feat, but Mahomes did it Weeks 1-3 this year.
by Slap Shot
Mon Oct 21 10:09 am
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: NCAA hockey 2019-20 season
Replies: 406
Views: 25339

Re: NCAA hockey 2019-20 season

From the USCHO write-up for the weekend: 10. A B1G start The Big Ten was 8-2-0 on the weekend against nonconference opponents, bolstering its inter-conference record after two weeks to 16-6-2 for the best (.708) win percentage so far in Division I. Obviously this doesn't mean it's the best conferenc...
by Slap Shot
Mon Oct 21 9:45 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 835
Views: 19426

Re: Vikings 2019 season

There are a lot of angry/upset/annoyed posters in this thread for performance on both sides of the ball. So I looked up the stats (per game avg). #6 Scoring Offense, #6 Scoring Defense [_] Wha- [_] I can't [X] I can't even I noted the scoring defense previously as well but the blood-letting continu...
by Slap Shot
Sun Oct 20 3:01 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 835
Views: 19426

Re: Vikings 2019 season

Another weak ass prevent defense on that drive. Just stupid with that much time on the clock to play like that. Ugh.
by Slap Shot
Sun Oct 20 1:53 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 835
Views: 19426

Re: Vikings 2019 season

ScoobyDoo wrote:
Sun Oct 20 1:47 pm
Zims D used to never give up this many points in a half. The league has figured it out.
The Vikings came into the game 6th in points allowed/game at 15.5 and DET was 13th in points scored/game. It was a bad half but take it easy.
by Slap Shot
Sun Oct 20 1:43 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 835
Views: 19426

Re: Vikings 2019 season

Part of the problem was playing soft at the beginning of that last drive. They basically played to be ok with giving up a FG from the start and how often have we seen that scheme blow up in a defense's face? Zimmer is veteran enough you can't be soft when an offense like DET has that much time on th...
by Slap Shot
Sun Oct 20 1:39 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Niagara (Oct. 18/19)
Replies: 191
Views: 5528

Re: Niagara (Oct. 18/19)

thinkbui wrote:
Sun Oct 20 3:14 am
What troubled me the most were those shots on the empty net that missed and resulted in icing calls.
If that is the worst of it I'd say they must have otherwise been pretty solid. :mrgreen:
by Slap Shot
Sat Oct 19 6:08 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: College football 2019
Replies: 250
Views: 7565

Re: College football 2019

Maryland's uniforms are hideous, but I wish they had a hockey team because if they wore the same helmet heads would splode.
by Slap Shot
Sat Oct 19 5:35 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 1268
Views: 26690

Re: Gopher Football 2019

They're ahead by 42 (35 at the time) and yet OMGZ THATZ A DUBMZ TIMEOUT!!
by Slap Shot
Sat Oct 19 5:10 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 1268
Views: 26690

Re: Gopher Football 2019

My one major critique of this team as it pertains to what they will do against the big boys is this. If I'm coaching the defense of PSU, IA or UW I'm telling them to wrap up the Gophers' RB and swarm the ball, and for defensive backs to watch Morgan's eyes because he telegraphs every pass. I don't k...
by Slap Shot
Sat Oct 19 4:57 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 1268
Views: 26690

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Terrible play by the Gophers defender there but that didn't look like a catchable ball.
by Slap Shot
Sat Oct 19 4:26 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Niagara (Oct. 18/19)
Replies: 191
Views: 5528

Re: Niagara (Oct. 18/19)

You go to see your team play and if you don't then you're the problem not the schedule. The biggest issue isn't tickets sold it's butts in seats. If 90% of the tickets sold were used there would be a lot less talk about this topic and that is what they need to solve for. Actively work to improve the...
by Slap Shot
Sat Oct 19 4:12 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 1268
Views: 26690

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Well it wasn't pretty, but unlike previous teams they didn't given anything away. In years past this would have been a 3 point halftime lead not 14. Gophers get the ball the start the 2nd half too.
by Slap Shot
Sat Oct 19 3:34 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 1268
Views: 26690

Re: Gopher Football 2019

INT!!
by Slap Shot
Sat Oct 19 3:29 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 1268
Views: 26690

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Wow didn;'t get it I don't think.
by Slap Shot
Sat Oct 19 3:14 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 1268
Views: 26690

Re: Gopher Football 2019

TD!!
by Slap Shot
Sat Oct 19 2:55 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 1268
Views: 26690

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Not looking that inspired on offense just yet.
by Slap Shot
Sat Oct 19 2:46 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 1268
Views: 26690

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Wasted turnover.
by Slap Shot
Sat Oct 19 2:44 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 1268
Views: 26690

Re: Gopher Football 2019

INT!!
by Slap Shot
Sat Oct 19 7:12 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 1268
Views: 26690

Re: Gopher Football 2019

One of the streaming sites has the game listed as:

Minnesota Golden Goferz – Ratgers Skarlet Nayts

You can guess the country of origin.
by Slap Shot
Sat Oct 19 6:03 am
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: NCAA hockey 2019-20 season
Replies: 406
Views: 25339

Re: NCAA hockey 2019-20 season

BT off to a decent NC start.
by Slap Shot
Fri Oct 18 10:19 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: 2019-2020 Wild Season
Replies: 1193
Views: 38563

Re: 2019-2020 Wild Season

I don't like hearing that from Zucker. You don't like that it had to be said, that it was him saying it, or that it was said at all? Let's face this team needed a swift kick in the ass. No reason to say that in public on the record. None. I couldn't disagree more. He didn't throw anyone under the b...
by Slap Shot
Fri Oct 18 10:16 am
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: Local players in the pros
Replies: 1405
Views: 120258

Re: Local players in the pros

frozen4champs wrote:
Fri Oct 18 7:44 am
Someone's going to be pissed.
by Slap Shot
Fri Oct 18 10:15 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: 2019-2020 Wild Season
Replies: 1193
Views: 38563

Re: 2019-2020 Wild Season

ScoobyDoo wrote:
Fri Oct 18 6:42 am
I don't like hearing that from Zucker.
You don't like that it had to be said, that it was him saying it, or that it was said at all? Let's face this team needed a swift kick in the ass.
by Slap Shot
Fri Oct 18 9:38 am
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Niagara (Oct. 18/19)
Replies: 191
Views: 5528

Re: Niagara (Oct. 18/19)

So many NCAA games I can steam if I were an east coast fan. :(
by Slap Shot
Fri Oct 18 9:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Television
Replies: 7728
Views: 367612

Re: Television

Has anyone tried Looking For Alaska? I did not read the book but it was very well received and I'm curious about it being adapted to television. Also I am through S2 E5 of Killing Eve now and although there's been a few jump the shark moments for me overall I have enjoyed it very much mostly due to ...
by Slap Shot
Thu Oct 17 3:45 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 1268
Views: 26690

Re: Gopher Football 2019

What was the Wacker quote before his team ever played a down - their offense was going to resemble a pinball machine?

:lol:
by Slap Shot
Thu Oct 17 12:59 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 1268
Views: 26690

Re: Gopher Football 2019

They're going to execute every last one of them!!!

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by Slap Shot
Thu Oct 17 10:41 am
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: 2019-2020 Gopher Hockey Season Thread
Replies: 1040
Views: 118972

Re: 2019-2020 Gopher Hockey Season Thread

Not sure about the former, but yes on the latter.
by Slap Shot
Thu Oct 17 9:57 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Music Never Stopped: What Are You Listening To?
Replies: 728
Views: 48265

Re: The Music Never Stopped: What Are You Listening To?

First 5 from iHeart today:

Rush – Working Man
Neil Young – Harvest
Joni Mitchell – A Case of You
The Tragically Hip – In a World Possessed by the Human Mind
Riena del Cid – Bernadette
by Slap Shot
Thu Oct 17 9:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Local Broadcasting/Media
Replies: 7060
Views: 534319

Re: Local Broadcasting/Media

He also has several Zamboni Karaoke videos with various boys and girls high school players.
by Slap Shot
Thu Oct 17 9:10 am
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: @ Colorado College (Oct. 11/12)
Replies: 286
Views: 7351

Re: @ Colorado College (Oct. 11/12)

Sadly NCHC only has highlights of the Friday game. Woof on the 2nd goal by CC.
by Slap Shot
Wed Oct 16 1:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Music Never Stopped: What Are You Listening To?
Replies: 728
Views: 48265

Re: The Music Never Stopped: What Are You Listening To?

I haven't paid attention to previous classes of inductees so I have no inkling of what criteria they might use, but I could see the following. NBIG being the only real hip hop artist might help him get in. Whitney is a no-brainer since they include all genres. I will never buy a record of hers but s...
by Slap Shot
Tue Oct 15 8:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 5932
Views: 311175

Re: Totally Random Trivia

6. Malaise
by Slap Shot
Tue Oct 15 2:19 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL NEWS
Replies: 15394
Views: 573381

Re: NFL NEWS

The Rube wrote:
Mon Oct 14 11:32 pm
Semi-related, watched the MN-PHI game with a PHI native on Sunday and some other MN fans. The other game on tv was HOU-KC.

I proclaimed, "Everyone mocked Arena Football 20 years ago...look at what we are seeing now."

No one disagreed.
I think they were too dumbfounded to reply.
by Slap Shot
Sun Oct 13 8:13 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 835
Views: 19426

Re: Vikings 2019 season

Might not have been a prime time game, but it was without question an important game against a quality opponent.
by Slap Shot
Sun Oct 13 7:02 am
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: @ Colorado College (Oct. 11/12)
Replies: 286
Views: 7351

Re: @ Colorado College (Oct. 11/12)

Highlights from tonight, looks like the McLaughlin winner was a rocket from the slot. https://www.nchc.tv/videos/4056 Wow it sure looks like offside on the 2nd goal by CC. Regardless that was a nice effort by the Gophers to come back, get the go ahead with 10 minutes left and not fold with the lead...
by Slap Shot
Sat Oct 12 10:46 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: @ Colorado College (Oct. 11/12)
Replies: 286
Views: 7351

Re: @ Colorado College (Oct. 11/12)

Where did Bonin go?
by Slap Shot
Sat Oct 12 9:44 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 1268
Views: 26690

Re: Gopher Football 2019

8 straight wins!
by Slap Shot
Sat Oct 12 9:42 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: 2019-2020 Wild Season
Replies: 1193
Views: 38563

Re: 2019-2020 Wild Season

Fire the coach. Seriously.
by Slap Shot
Sat Oct 12 9:41 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 1268
Views: 26690

Re: Gopher Football 2019

How was attendance?
by Slap Shot
Sat Oct 12 9:06 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 1268
Views: 26690

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Ok, well stuff 'em and get the ball back.

btw Robert Smith has said maybe 1 positive thing about the Gophers since I started watching.
by Slap Shot
Sat Oct 12 9:03 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 1268
Views: 26690

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Fumble? Yes!!
by Slap Shot
Fri Oct 11 2:20 pm
Forum: Gopher Women's Hockey
Topic: Women's hockey
Replies: 846
Views: 62036

Re: Women's hockey

1-0 - goal right off the faceoff in the zone!

:M: :M2:
by Slap Shot
Fri Oct 11 2:11 pm
Forum: Gopher Women's Hockey
Topic: Women's hockey
Replies: 846
Views: 62036

Re: Women's hockey

Found a women's stream but nothing yet for the men, which was the case all last year as well. :cry:
by Slap Shot
Fri Oct 11 1:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Movies
Replies: 7275
Views: 366734

Re: Movies

Even though in the back of your mind (you know) Gaga is in reality a music superstar...she sells herself in the role in a way that gave me chills. She & Cooper were awesome. 👍 And Bradley’s singing is really good too ☝️The plot was not exceptional, but they are a bit boxed in on this...as a remake....
by Slap Shot
Fri Oct 11 11:53 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: 2019-2020 Wild Season
Replies: 1193
Views: 38563

Re: 2019-2020 Wild Season

Good defensive core, average goalie, and the worst 12 forward combination in the NHL. Can't expect much. Bummed Bruce will be gone. He's the best they've ever had at that position.. I doubt it gets any better. I am confident the Wild can find another head coach retread who has served his time at 2-...
by Slap Shot
Fri Oct 11 11:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Movies
Replies: 7275
Views: 366734

Re: Movies

Even though in the back of your mind (you know) Gaga is in reality a music superstar...she sells herself in the role in a way that gave me chills. She & Cooper were awesome. 👍 And Bradley’s singing is really good too ☝️The plot was not exceptional, but they are a bit boxed in on this...as a remake....
by Slap Shot
Fri Oct 11 10:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Movies
Replies: 7275
Views: 366734

Re: Movies

A Star Is Born . Wow I really don't understand the hype in this movie at all. Aside from Lady Gaga bursting onto the scene in an acting role it's a terrible movie. The storytelling is extremely haphazard and an overall hot mess, I didn't find any chemistry between Gaga and Bradley Cooper and pretty...
by Slap Shot
Thu Oct 10 11:34 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: 2019-2020 Gopher Hockey Season Thread
Replies: 1040
Views: 118972

Re: 2019-2020 Gopher Hockey Season Thread

If anyone wants to hook an international brother up...
by Slap Shot
Thu Oct 10 11:32 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: 2019-2020 Wild Season
Replies: 1193
Views: 38563

Re: 2019-2020 Wild Season

Last time they started 0-3?
by Slap Shot
Thu Oct 10 6:45 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: 2019-2020 Gopher Hockey Season Thread
Replies: 1040
Views: 118972

Re: 2019-2020 Gopher Hockey Season Thread

Vegasgopher wrote:
Thu Oct 10 6:11 pm
Bonin21 wrote:
Wed Oct 09 9:25 pm
Podcast made me realize this. Freshmen:
Justen
Jackson
Jonny
(Ryan) Johnson
Jaxon
Jack
Jared
Jack

Wtf....
You can call me ray, or you can call me J
I oughtta gong you!!
by Slap Shot
Thu Oct 10 4:51 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: @ Colorado College (Oct. 11/12)
Replies: 286
Views: 7351

Re: @ Colorado College (Oct. 11/12)

Godsmack wrote:
Thu Oct 10 4:02 pm
New to GPL. I’m a CC alum who hails from North Dakota, please go easy on me!
I can overlook one of those only. :mrgreen:

Welcome to the board!
by Slap Shot
Thu Oct 10 4:49 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: High School Hockey 2019-2020
Replies: 30
Views: 2269

Re: High School Hockey 2019-2020

Gotcha.
by Slap Shot
Thu Oct 10 12:48 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: High School Hockey 2019-2020
Replies: 30
Views: 2269

Re: High School Hockey 2019-2020

Thanks for sharing! I hope these two continue to kick ass. What a shame other human beings have to be so narrow minded. Shame on the opposing players but also shame on those parents that cause Dad to not go to games. Not going to lie, if I'm a spectator for either team and hear racial taunts, they ...
by Slap Shot
Thu Oct 10 9:12 am
Forum: Website Support / New Features
Topic: GPL Podcast & Live Broadcasts
Replies: 239
Views: 18987

Re: GPL Podcast & Live Broadcasts

Sounds like along with improvements skill wise that they'll have some more grit than we've been used to seeing under tDon.
by Slap Shot
Thu Oct 10 8:59 am
Forum: Website Support / New Features
Topic: GPL Podcast & Live Broadcasts
Replies: 239
Views: 18987

Re: GPL Podcast & Live Broadcasts

Listening now!
by Slap Shot
Thu Oct 10 8:54 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: High School Hockey 2019-2020
Replies: 30
Views: 2269

Re: High School Hockey 2019-2020

I can't get the video to play (possible location restriction) but the Seidl brothers were featured on The Today Show. https://nhl.nbcsports.com/tag/sawyer-seidl/ This link works. What an amazing story! Makes me furious though that opposing players start dropping the "N word" during games. https://w...
by Slap Shot
Thu Oct 10 8:37 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: High School Hockey 2019-2020
Replies: 30
Views: 2269

Re: High School Hockey 2019-2020

I can't get the video to play (possible location restriction) but the Seidl brothers were featured on The Today Show.

https://nhl.nbcsports.com/tag/sawyer-seidl/