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by Gopher99
Fri Aug 28 7:20 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Minnesota Twins 2014 - ∞: To Infinity & Beyond!
Replies: 19645
Views: 1344106

Re: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread

HockeyBum, it's not just a 'political' issue. It's a human rights issue.

That's all I'll say.
by Gopher99
Mon Aug 10 7:40 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: 2019-2020 Wild Season
Replies: 2866
Views: 216019

Re: 2019-2020 Wild Season

Could definitely see us going the defenseman route in the draft
by Gopher99
Fri Aug 07 3:34 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: 2019-2020 Wild Season
Replies: 2866
Views: 216019

Re: 2019-2020 Wild Season

In Ek's draft year he had 15 points in 41 games. I know the SweHL is super competitive though. Boeser had 68 points in 57 games in the USHL. I do think Ek has a role in this league - nothing wrong with a defensive forward. Just stings exponentially more when a franchise starved for snipers or goal s...
by Gopher99
Fri Aug 07 12:19 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: 2019-2020 Wild Season
Replies: 2866
Views: 216019

Re: 2019-2020 Wild Season

Even if we win the lottery, history suggests we'd go with the defensive-first W or D (okay, my cynicism is done for the day now and obviously Guerin deserves his chance to show he can draft well)
by Gopher99
Fri Aug 07 11:53 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: 2019-2020 Wild Season
Replies: 2866
Views: 216019

Re: 2019-2020 Wild Season

How in the world did Fletcher value Ek over Boeser in the draft? "Brock Boeser — the pride of Burnsville and someone the Canucks drafted 23rd overall in 2015 because Minnesota, a franchise long starved for elite goal-scoring, opted at pick No. 20 to pass up on a sniper who grew up 15 minutes from it...
by Gopher99
Tue Aug 04 9:14 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2020 Season
Replies: 662
Views: 21458

Re: Gopher Football 2020 Season

I don't think there's going to be a college football season either way.

Best of luck to Bateman in the NFL
by Gopher99
Sun Apr 12 8:35 am
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: NCAA hockey 2019-20 season
Replies: 960
Views: 121012

Re: NCAA hockey 2019-20 season

2 Hobey's & 3 Natty Titles in a 9-year stretch ain't too shabby for UMD.

Also 6 Hobey's total is a pretty solid output from this seat
by Gopher99
Fri Apr 03 12:26 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Game Thread | 2007 WCHA Final Five - Minnesota vs. North Dakota | Thursday, April 2 | 7:00pm, FSN
Replies: 75
Views: 4921

Re: Game Thread | 2007 WCHA Final Five - Minnesota vs. North Dakota | Thursday, April 2 | 7:00pm, FSN

One thing that stuck out to me last night was the difference in size of that team vs the rosters we've had the last 5-6 seasons....was it just me? I didn't go through the rosters by any means with height/weight, just using the eye test. At least through these lens, they looked just night and day big...
by Gopher99
Thu Apr 02 7:47 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Game Thread | 2007 WCHA Final Five - Minnesota vs. North Dakota | Thursday, April 2 | 7:00pm, FSN
Replies: 75
Views: 4921

Re: Game Thread | 2007 WCHA Final Five - Minnesota vs. North Dakota | Thursday, April 2 | 7:00pm, FSN

10 minutes in and haven’t seen this kind of talent/good hockey in a while. Wow I had the same thought watching it. It really feels like this was the golden age of college hockey. At least in my lifetime. Agreed...not to be a "back in my day" take, but watching this game makes me wonder (or maybe I ...
by Gopher99
Thu Apr 02 7:11 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Game Thread | 2007 WCHA Final Five - Minnesota vs. North Dakota | Thursday, April 2 | 7:00pm, FSN
Replies: 75
Views: 4921

Re: Game Thread | 2007 WCHA Final Five - Minnesota vs. North Dakota | Thursday, April 2 | 7:00pm, FSN

2 whistles in the first 6 minutes....that powerplay puck movement was incredibly good.

I know it's going to be said one million times tonight, but man those were the days in a lot of ways
by Gopher99
Fri Mar 27 2:51 pm
Forum: Gopher Recruiting
Topic: Committed Recruits Update Thread
Replies: 13559
Views: 2113437

Re: Committed Recruits Update Thread

Just curious because I never really see his name mentioned, but is Nick Williams still an MN commit?
by Gopher99
Thu Mar 26 10:38 am
Forum: Gopher Recruiting
Topic: Committed Recruits Update Thread
Replies: 13559
Views: 2113437

Re: Committed Recruits Update Thread

I can't see the article, but even if he's drafted high?
by Gopher99
Thu Mar 12 12:04 pm
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: NCAA hockey 2019-20 season
Replies: 960
Views: 121012

Re: NCAA hockey 2019-20 season

Looks like college hockey season all but over.
by Gopher99
Mon Mar 09 9:39 am
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: MN @ PSU... B1G Semi-Final
Replies: 100
Views: 9574

Re: MN @ PSU... B1G Semi-Final

I totally agree and acknowledge that. It's just been a tough go vs. them, based on the recent history is all I was stating.

Have to try and limit PSU's shots, weighted shot chart or not we can't give up 50+ shots as we have in the past. Playing with fire if we do.
by Gopher99
Mon Mar 09 9:31 am
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: MN @ PSU... B1G Semi-Final
Replies: 100
Views: 9574

Re: MN @ PSU... B1G Semi-Final

2-12-1 vs. Penn State in the last 15 match-ups. Hoping for the best of course but...yeah.
by Gopher99
Mon Mar 09 8:49 am
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: B1G 1st Round vs Notre Dame
Replies: 412
Views: 29969

Re: B1G 1st Round vs Notre Dame

Just curious since I don't get FS2, did they share what the announced attendance was yesterday?
by Gopher99
Sat Mar 07 11:39 am
Forum: Gopher Recruiting
Topic: Potential Future Recruits - Part II
Replies: 8867
Views: 1451467

Re: Potential Future Recruits - Part II

A recruiting advantage for sure for UMD, but my counter would be if you believe that you have effective recruiting methods (legal, obviously) for your program, while you won't get every blue-chip in that area, I think it's reasonable to shoot for one here or there or to be at least in the conversati...
by Gopher99
Sat Mar 07 10:37 am
Forum: Gopher Recruiting
Topic: Potential Future Recruits - Part II
Replies: 8867
Views: 1451467

Re: Potential Future Recruits - Part II

Speaking of making inroads at a program, with what sounds like strong youth programs that will contribute to Hermantown's anticipated continued success at the high school level, will we ever start getting any players to commit from there? Pionk, Thomas, Biondi, Pierce, LeBlanc, Samberg, Krause, Koep...
by Gopher99
Sat Mar 07 10:04 am
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: B1G 1st Round vs Notre Dame
Replies: 412
Views: 29969

Re: B1G 1st Round vs Notre Dame

Curious for the pulse of the fanbase on here...do you expect next season to be drastically different? Do you expect an NCAA appearance?
by Gopher99
Fri Mar 06 10:50 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: B1G 1st Round vs Notre Dame
Replies: 412
Views: 29969

Re: B1G 1st Round vs Notre Dame

100% agree, the vitriol would have been tenfold higher tonight if this was a Lucia-coached team, IMO.
by Gopher99
Fri Mar 06 10:17 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: B1G 1st Round vs Notre Dame
Replies: 412
Views: 29969

Re: B1G 1st Round vs Notre Dame

Yeah I'm in the same camp personally, but I assume the majority will say you have to permit 4+ seasons before you can craft an observation/perception
by Gopher99
Fri Mar 06 9:15 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: B1G 1st Round vs Notre Dame
Replies: 412
Views: 29969

Re: B1G 1st Round vs Notre Dame

Missing the NCAA's 4 out of the last 5 seasons (assuming tomorrow/Sunday is probably the last nail in the coffin). Don't think that's happened since 1968-1973. It's been quite a run recently.
by Gopher99
Fri Mar 06 9:11 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: B1G 1st Round vs Notre Dame
Replies: 412
Views: 29969

Re: B1G 1st Round vs Notre Dame

Dumpster meet fire
by Gopher99
Fri Mar 06 9:01 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: B1G 1st Round vs Notre Dame
Replies: 412
Views: 29969

Re: B1G 1st Round vs Notre Dame

For those who are at the game or can see it on TV, what's the estimated attendance numbers...? 83 (not joking) How the mighty have fallen. Never in my wildest estimation would I have envisioned home playoff games with such a sparse crowd / largely apathetic fan situation at large 10 years ago.
by Gopher99
Fri Mar 06 8:54 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: B1G 1st Round vs Notre Dame
Replies: 412
Views: 29969

Re: B1G 1st Round vs Notre Dame

For those who are at the game or can see it on TV, what's the estimated attendance numbers...?
by Gopher99
Fri Mar 06 8:53 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: B1G 1st Round vs Notre Dame
Replies: 412
Views: 29969

Re: B1G 1st Round vs Notre Dame

Sounds like it's probably a good thing my cable provider doesn't have FS2
by Gopher99
Fri Mar 06 7:01 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: B1G 1st Round vs Notre Dame
Replies: 412
Views: 29969

Re: B1G 1st Round vs Notre Dame

Not to beat a dead horse, but if I don't have FS2, am I just SOL then?

I have Xfinity / Comcast and the channel indicates that FS2 requires a subscription...thought I'd ask.
by Gopher99
Thu Mar 05 7:58 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: High School Hockey 2019-2020
Replies: 556
Views: 45756

Re: High School Hockey 2019-2020

Kaiser for Andover is solid

Just curious, did we go after him?
by Gopher99
Thu Mar 05 11:52 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: High School Hockey 2019-2020
Replies: 556
Views: 45756

Re: High School Hockey 2019-2020

Miller with 2 goals in the 1st
by Gopher99
Sun Mar 01 12:53 am
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Michigan vs #18 Gophers Feb 28 & 29
Replies: 254
Views: 18321

Re: Michigan vs #18 Gophers Feb 28 & 29

Fair enough SlapShot, I deserved that. I made my own bed for sure and thanks for tee’ing that one up as I’d do the same most likely. I know we’re protective of our brand and oh boy are we protective of that. With that said...UMD has 13 NCAA wins in the tourney in the last 5 years. North Dakota has 6...
by Gopher99
Sun Mar 01 12:07 am
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Michigan vs #18 Gophers Feb 28 & 29
Replies: 254
Views: 18321

Re: Michigan vs #18 Gophers Feb 28 & 29

Yeah my man if you’re the type to say a “little snake bitten” I don’t know what to say. For sure not the result any Gopher fan on this board hoped for, but at least there’s still a semblance for expectations of yesteryear, otherwise that’s called apathy. Appreciate the response because it shows you ...
by Gopher99
Sat Feb 29 10:45 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Michigan vs #18 Gophers Feb 28 & 29
Replies: 254
Views: 18321

Re: Michigan vs #18 Gophers Feb 28 & 29

As stated earlier, not surprised in the slightest. When the stakes are raised, this program is so soft
by Gopher99
Sat Feb 29 6:08 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Michigan vs #18 Gophers Feb 28 & 29
Replies: 254
Views: 18321

Re: Michigan vs #18 Gophers Feb 28 & 29

The boys are buzzing! Definitely up to the task tonight
by Gopher99
Sat Feb 29 6:54 am
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Michigan vs #18 Gophers Feb 28 & 29
Replies: 254
Views: 18321

Re: Michigan vs #18 Gophers Feb 28 & 29

E for Effort for sure. Can’t fault their effort whatsoever.

But don’t tell me about the labor, show me the baby. This program needs results. At home with a lot on the line...bury Michigan. We allowed them to get up 2-0 with a slow start. Was just hoping we’d come out and make a statement
by Gopher99
Sat Feb 29 6:20 am
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Michigan vs #18 Gophers Feb 28 & 29
Replies: 254
Views: 18321

Re: Michigan vs #18 Gophers Feb 28 & 29

Not surprised at all we couldn’t take care of business on home ice (and get 2 points). Just feels like the program’s MO the last 5-6 years. When the stakes are raised we seem to fold
by Gopher99
Mon Feb 24 2:25 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: 2019-2020 Wild Season
Replies: 2866
Views: 216019

Re: 2019-2020 Wild Season

My man calling him the coach killer is a little extreme...I hear ya for wanting more success during this tenure of #11/#20, but peak at the seasons from 2008-2012 for that reminder of where this franchise was pre-Parise & Suter. The NHL, like the other professional leagues, is a business. Coaching m...
by Gopher99
Sat Feb 22 8:23 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: #18 Gophers @ #11 Penn St. Feb 21 & 22
Replies: 288
Views: 19906

Re: #18 Gophers @ #11 Penn St. Feb 21 & 22

Not to be snarky but how many in a row have we lost / tied to PSU? It feels like it’s double digits right now. They just rake us.
by Gopher99
Fri Feb 21 12:49 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: High School Hockey 2019-2020
Replies: 556
Views: 45756

Re: High School Hockey 2019-2020

Just curious and haven't seen him play by any means, but did we recruit or go after Gleason?
by Gopher99
Mon Feb 17 7:17 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: #18 Gophers @ #11 Penn St. Feb 21 & 22
Replies: 288
Views: 19906

Re: #18 Gophers @ #11 Penn St. Feb 21&22

PSU owns MN. Would be really surprised if that changed this weekend.
by Gopher99
Sun Feb 16 2:05 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Basketball 2014-2019: The Quest for the Quint
Replies: 5588
Views: 404155

Re: Gopher Basketball 2014-2019: The Quest for the Quint

6 straight possessions without a shot attempt at home is impressive
by Gopher99
Wed Feb 12 8:59 am
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: NCAA hockey 2019-20 season
Replies: 960
Views: 121012

Re: NCAA hockey 2019-20 season

UMD 13 wins & UMN 0 wins about sums it up pretty accurately
by Gopher99
Wed Jan 22 6:55 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: 2019-2020 Gopher Hockey Season Thread
Replies: 1860
Views: 460785

Re: 2019-2020 Gopher Hockey Season Thread

Goldy77, fair point and definitely hear you there for sure. Not to be devil's advocate but thought it was an interesting point, on the Souhan/Russo podcast from this week, Russo said that his game stories at the Athletic actually gets more engagement when the team loses. I don't know if it's mob men...
by Gopher99
Wed Jan 22 5:17 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: 2019-2020 Gopher Hockey Season Thread
Replies: 1860
Views: 460785

Re: 2019-2020 Gopher Hockey Season Thread

...just was thinking something the last few days, is this the most non-descript Gopher hockey season since __? Maybe it's just me but feels like it's been...incredibly mundane. Or is this more or less just the new reality as a result of the factors discussed ad nauseam about college hockey (and spec...
by Gopher99
Sun Dec 29 5:28 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Mariucci Classic 12/28 & 12/29
Replies: 163
Views: 12283

Re: Mariucci Classic 12/28 & 12/29

Combine that with an inferior product recently in a crowded sports market and it's been quite apathetic
by Gopher99
Sun Dec 29 1:11 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Mariucci Classic 12/28 & 12/29
Replies: 163
Views: 12283

Re: Mariucci Classic 12/28 & 12/29

It's the lowest of interest I've seen for Gopher hockey in this market since I've been a fan (only since '99), but that's a discussion for a different thread or day I'm sure
by Gopher99
Sat Dec 21 10:16 am
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: Local players in the pros
Replies: 1586
Views: 206851

Re: Local players in the pros

Holl would be the #1 D on this roster by a country mile. Happy for the success he's having in the NHL.
by Gopher99
Sat Nov 30 7:38 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4528
Views: 291639

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Respectfully, as the football team and Fleck have showed, give them something to cheer about. That’s not a fair weather fan take just being transparent.
by Gopher99
Fri Nov 29 3:35 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Gophers vs. hawks. Thanksgiving showdown
Replies: 409
Views: 30163

Re: Gophers vs. hawks. Thanksgiving showdown

I agree about the Fleck comparison. It seems that Fleck has shown you can accelerate a re-build with recruiting the right talent and coaching them up to their capabilities, even in a sport that MN did not historically have competitive advantages for. Not to mention he's a heck of a promoter of his p...
by Gopher99
Fri Nov 29 3:27 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: 2019-2020 Gopher Hockey Season Thread
Replies: 1860
Views: 460785

Re: 2019-2020 Gopher Hockey Season Thread

Hey I'm all for it, just didn't/don't know how realistic that is.
by Gopher99
Fri Nov 29 3:18 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: 2019-2020 Gopher Hockey Season Thread
Replies: 1860
Views: 460785

Re: 2019-2020 Gopher Hockey Season Thread

Hate to burst the bubble but waiting for a super conference is not something I would be patiently waiting for (unless you were being facetious, which you may have). Unless I'm not reading the right updates, I sincerely doubt a major conference realignment is in the near future. It is what it is. Thi...
by Gopher99
Fri Nov 29 2:36 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Gophers vs. hawks. Thanksgiving showdown
Replies: 409
Views: 30163

Re: Gophers vs. hawks. Thanksgiving showdown

Not to be a devil's advocate, but if they were planning on giving him the keys don't you think he would have been the coach picked when Don retired?
by Gopher99
Fri Nov 29 10:44 am
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Gophers vs. hawks. Thanksgiving showdown
Replies: 409
Views: 30163

Re: Gophers vs. hawks. Thanksgiving showdown

I think if you can't show improvement or sustained competitiveness in a 3-year window personally, asking if he's the right guy and evaluating the outlook is warranted. First year is totally an understandable wash. 3 years in this market I think is fair to holistically assess.
by Gopher99
Fri Nov 29 7:39 am
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Gophers vs. hawks. Thanksgiving showdown
Replies: 409
Views: 30163

Re: Gophers vs. hawks. Thanksgiving showdown

We got pasted 9-3 by North Dakota and we're harping on the band and the administration. What a time to be alive. I totally understand how the Athletic Department has failed the hockey program in so (accent on the so) many ways, but the product on the ice the last 3-4 seasons has been abysmal, especi...
by Gopher99
Mon Nov 25 3:06 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Gophers vs. hawks. Thanksgiving showdown
Replies: 409
Views: 30163

Re: Gophers vs. hawks. Thanksgiving showdown

From that 2004 video - the buzz in the arena after every goal, the emotion, the talent on display. Just so fun for a fan to be a part of that.

To be transparent, watching those and comparing the situation to today is not a fun one to make.
by Gopher99
Thu Oct 31 9:17 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4528
Views: 291639

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Who is Mike McFeely and why should we care what this guy thinks?
by Gopher99
Mon Sep 30 1:44 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2019 season
Replies: 2496
Views: 162225

Re: Vikings 2019 season

What does it say about Spielman that after this long he still can't collect a serviceable offensive line?
by Gopher99
Sun Jul 14 7:54 pm
Forum: Gopher Recruiting
Topic: Potential Future Recruits - Part II
Replies: 8867
Views: 1451467

Re: Potential Future Recruits - Part II

Perhaps it's just me that can't see what you're talking about, but what are you referring to?
by Gopher99
Wed May 29 7:33 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Minnesota Twins 2014 - ∞: To Infinity & Beyond!
Replies: 19645
Views: 1344106

Re: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread

What a story of perseverance with Smeltzer. So easy to root for him.
by Gopher99
Mon May 27 2:15 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: 2019-2020 Wild Season
Replies: 2866
Views: 216019

Re: 2019-20 Wild

Totally fair statements. As noted, GT has a well-documented awful track record of talent evaluation. We have no idea how Rosas will impact the organization at this time. There is still plenty of time for Fenton too. Again, to me it was just interesting to hear the two reporters, who I both consider ...
by Gopher99
Mon May 27 12:22 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: 2019-2020 Wild Season
Replies: 2866
Views: 216019

Re: 2019-20 Wild

Sounds like Phil turned down the trade as he didn't see a clear path to winning on the Wild. Can't say I blame him. https://theathletic.com/996078/2019/05/27/russo-wilds-summer-off-to-rocky-start-after-phil-kessel-nixes-jason-zucker-deal/ On the topic of direction and such, not sure if anyone else c...
by Gopher99
Wed Apr 24 4:10 pm
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: Opponent Recruiting
Replies: 2135
Views: 373480

Re: Opponent Recruiting

Never seen Caufield play or anything, but would be interesting if the Wild draft him at #12 since he's been mocked right around that spot
by Gopher99
Sat Mar 09 9:56 am
Forum: Gopher Recruiting
Topic: Committed Recruits Update Thread
Replies: 13559
Views: 2113437

Re: Committed Recruits Update Thread

Appreciate the insight. Anyone know if Malmquist is getting looks / expected to follow his brother's footsteps to ND?
by Gopher99
Sat Mar 09 8:15 am
Forum: Gopher Recruiting
Topic: Committed Recruits Update Thread
Replies: 13559
Views: 2113437

Re: Committed Recruits Update Thread

On that note, I didn't catch much of the Edina / STA game last night - anyone have any thoughts how Nevers / Boltmann / Williams looked?
by Gopher99
Thu Mar 07 3:48 pm
Forum: Gopher Recruiting
Topic: Committed Recruits Update Thread
Replies: 13559
Views: 2113437

Re: Committed Recruits Update Thread

Jensen has some silky mitts
by Gopher99
Thu Mar 07 2:45 pm
Forum: Gopher Recruiting
Topic: Potential Future Recruits - Part II
Replies: 8867
Views: 1451467

Re: Potential Future Recruits - Part II

Just from the super limited sample size today, Richels looks like a stud
by Gopher99
Thu Mar 07 11:25 am
Forum: Gopher Recruiting
Topic: Potential Future Recruits - Part II
Replies: 8867
Views: 1451467

Re: Potential Future Recruits - Part II

Thought Lawson looked impressive and played a confident game
by Gopher99
Wed Mar 06 2:54 pm
Forum: Gopher Recruiting
Topic: Committed Recruits Update Thread
Replies: 13559
Views: 2113437

Re: Committed Recruits Update Thread

Liked Warner's poise, interested to see how he does Friday / Saturday even playing with "one arm" as Parrish said
by Gopher99
Wed Mar 06 10:09 am
Forum: Gopher Recruiting
Topic: Potential Future Recruits - Part II
Replies: 8867
Views: 1451467

Re: Potential Future Recruits - Part II

Hummel making it over Mittelstadt is insanity
by Gopher99
Tue Mar 05 12:26 pm
Forum: Gopher Recruiting
Topic: Committed Recruits Update Thread
Replies: 13559
Views: 2113437

Re: Committed Recruits Update Thread

Koster was the first defenseman for "Metro Player of the Year" in a decade (pretty sure I read that in the article).

Excited to see him at the U.
by Gopher99
Fri Mar 01 8:58 am
Forum: Gopher Recruiting
Topic: Committed Recruits Update Thread
Replies: 13559
Views: 2113437

Re: Committed Recruits Update Thread

8 has to be the most Gopher commits playing in a State Tournament in quite some time, right?
by Gopher99
Wed Feb 27 10:08 pm
Forum: Gopher Recruiting
Topic: Committed Recruits Update Thread
Replies: 13559
Views: 2113437

Re: Committed Recruits Update Thread

Edina up 5-1 on BSM, so Boltmann, Nevers, and Williams will be joining the EP trio of commits at the X.
by Gopher99
Wed Feb 27 10:27 am
Forum: Gopher Recruiting
Topic: Committed Recruits Update Thread
Replies: 13559
Views: 2113437

Re: Committed Recruits Update Thread

I'm still surprised about the McGregor events that transpired after. Obviously I only know so much, but I thought he seemed like a really solid player and had the size to go with it (and what seemed to be strong Gopher Hockey passion) - just in my small sample size watching him at State last year (r...
by Gopher99
Sun Feb 10 8:55 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Basketball 2014-2019: The Quest for the Quint
Replies: 5588
Views: 404155

Re: Gopher Basketball 2014-2019: The Quest for the Quint

Yeah I think Pitino is probably gone if this finishes without an NCAA Tournament birth - would just have to think Coyle will make a change.
by Gopher99
Tue Jun 05 1:57 pm
Forum: Gopher Recruiting
Topic: Committed Recruits Update Thread
Replies: 13559
Views: 2113437

Re: Committed Recruits Update Thread

And when I say cake eaters more generally I mean the kids from the SW that haven't exactly had a lot of adversity growing up . In the SW population obviously some have different stories than others. Bonin I don't mean to go over the top on this, but this screams of a "get off my lawn" type of comme...