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by Norm
Tue Jan 19 1:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Things That Stick In Your Craw
Replies: 4165
Views: 349428

Re: Things That Stick In Your Craw

MN announced a new pilot program for vaccinating people 65 and over. The call center for appointments opened at noon today. I called at 12:01 and got a message that this number has been disconnected. :oops:
by Norm
Mon Jan 18 6:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Travel
Replies: 2295
Views: 228160

Re: Travel

If you go to the Korean War Memoria be sure to approach the platoon (squad??) from the rear. It's quite haunting IMHO, especially at dusk. See #4 above. Snapped this when I was in D.C. and it was snowing. Always loved this photo....Chilling Nice pic. I remember telling my wife that before seeing th...
by Norm
Mon Jan 18 4:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Travel
Replies: 2295
Views: 228160

Re: Travel

Greyeagle wrote:
Mon Jan 18 3:19 pm
If you go to the Korean War Memoria be sure to approach the platoon (squad??) from the rear. It's quite haunting IMHO, especially at dusk.
See #4 above.
by Norm
Mon Jan 18 1:58 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: #1 Gophers vs Notre Dame (Jan. 15 & 16)
Replies: 124
Views: 5203

Re: #1 Gophers vs Notre Dame (Jan. 15 & 16)

They were never destined to win all their games, but home sweeps against hurt. Fortunately, there were no fans in the stands to witness the blood letting. Maybe fan support would have made a difference - who knows. On the team, I would say Brodzinski has a wicked good shot and a sneaky release, but...
by Norm
Mon Jan 18 1:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Travel
Replies: 2295
Views: 228160

Re: Travel

My wife and I want to visit Washington DC once COVID settles down and attractions start to reopen (like the Smithsonian). There is so much to see in DC so I'm wondering what the must-see sites should be on our first visit? We went for a week in 2010. When the week was up we realized we had just scr...
by Norm
Sat Jan 16 9:50 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Wild 2020-2021 Season
Replies: 112
Views: 3687

Re: Wild 2020-2021 Season

Buy the phone or iPhone connector that goes into an hdmi. That’s what I used along with GE’s xfinity subscription. Works pretty well. Used it all summer to get Twins games at my cabin. YouTube tv isn’t even that much less than xfinity anymore depending on what package from xfinity you get. The pric...
by Norm
Wed Jan 13 12:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Travel
Replies: 2295
Views: 228160

Re: Travel

Dave, I posted this 2 years ago. We went in Oct. I think summer would be too hot. Back from our first time visit of Utah. What a gorgeous state. We flew in to St George in the SW corner, rented a car, and headed NE for 10 days visiting Zion Nat'l Park, Bryce Canyon NP, Capital Reef NP, Canyonlands ...
by Norm
Tue Jan 12 9:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8715
Views: 678400

Re: Totally Random Trivia

Zwak, I don't understand the answer for 5. last week about the bridge.
by Norm
Mon Jan 11 9:08 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: College Football Talk
Replies: 315
Views: 18817

Re: College Football Talk

Did not realize that Bama has a punter on the roster.
by Norm
Mon Jan 11 12:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Travel
Replies: 2295
Views: 228160

Re: Travel

Fightclub, Zion was my favorite. In Oct it was not crowded at all. The RiversideWalk leading to the Narrows was one of the best hikes we've ever done and was also easy enough for us geezers. And we too stopped in for a beer at Zion Canyon Brewing. The Oktoberfest was good. Yeah, thats why I put the...
by Norm
Mon Jan 11 9:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Travel
Replies: 2295
Views: 228160

Re: Travel

Fightclub, Zion was my favorite. In Oct it was not crowded at all. The RiversideWalk leading to the Narrows was one of the best hikes we've ever done and was also easy enough for us geezers.

And we too stopped in for a beer at Zion Canyon Brewing. The Oktoberfest was good.
by Norm
Sun Jan 10 10:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Travel
Replies: 2295
Views: 228160

Re: Travel

Dave, I posted this 2 years ago. We went in Oct. I think summer would be too hot. Back from our first time visit of Utah. What a gorgeous state. We flew in to St George in the SW corner, rented a car, and headed NE for 10 days visiting Zion Nat'l Park, Bryce Canyon NP, Capital Reef NP, Canyonlands N...
by Norm
Fri Jan 08 5:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Television
Replies: 8190
Views: 691120

Re: Television

Nice little send off for Alex.
by Norm
Fri Jan 08 1:42 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: MLB News
Replies: 6975
Views: 586530

Re: MLB News

Tommy Lasorda has died. He was 93
by Norm
Thu Jan 07 4:05 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: 2020-2021 Schedule
Replies: 245
Views: 22915

Re: 2020-2021 Schedule

If not for Covid I would switch to Directv today. But I don't want an installer spending a couple hours here setting it up.
by Norm
Thu Jan 07 10:23 am
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: 2020-2021 Schedule
Replies: 245
Views: 22915

Re: 2020-2021 Schedule

On the Gophersports.com website, FSN will carry most of the Gopher hockey games. The games @ OSU and the last 2 series of the year are TBA yet. No future games on BTN (yet) https://gophersports.com/sports/mens-ice-hockey/schedule I've mentioned this before but I have Hulu + Live TV. While FSN is no...
by Norm
Thu Jan 07 9:03 am
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: 2020-2021 Schedule
Replies: 245
Views: 22915

Re: 2020-2021 Schedule

frozen4champs wrote:
Thu Jan 07 8:58 am
On the Gophersports.com website, FSN will carry most of the Gopher hockey games. The games @ OSU and the last 2 series of the year are TBA yet. No future games on BTN (yet)
https://gophersports.com/sports/mens-ic ... y/schedule
Crap! :ddown:
by Norm
Sun Jan 03 4:29 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: #1 Gophers vs Arizona State
Replies: 175
Views: 6850

Re: #1 Gophers vs Arizona State

Just listened to the Jaxon Nelson interview. Did a lot of hay baling last summer. Made me wonder, when was the last time we had a farm kid on the roster?
by Norm
Sun Jan 03 2:32 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Vikings 2020 season
Replies: 1266
Views: 51074

Re: Vikings 2020 season

Sacking the QB is now a personal foul. LOL
by Norm
Sat Jan 02 2:10 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: #1 Gophers vs Arizona State
Replies: 175
Views: 6850

Re: #1 Gophers vs Arizona State

Gopherguy05 wrote:
Sat Jan 02 11:50 am
Im just loving the irony of fans bitching on the gophers facebook page that its stupid these games are on FSN and why arent all their games on BTN now...
Maybe they're like me and no longer get FSN but do get BTN.
by Norm
Sat Jan 02 9:39 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: College Football Talk
Replies: 315
Views: 18817

Re: College Football Talk

Haven't heard much from Dabo today.
by Norm
Thu Dec 31 5:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Local Broadcasting/Media
Replies: 7698
Views: 870399

Re: Local Broadcasting/Media

Gives him another platform for Gopher bashing.
by Norm
Thu Dec 31 10:39 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WEATHERMANIA
Replies: 6476
Views: 567455

Re: WEATHERMANIA

Our neighbor girl says she's going to SCSU to become a TV meteorologist. She says it's less schooling than to be a non-tv meteorologist. That was a new one to me.
by Norm
Wed Dec 30 9:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Only in Wisconsin
Replies: 1686
Views: 217916

Re: Only in Wisconsin

Wisco health care worker deliberately leaves vaccine out of refrigeration so it spoils.

https://www.yahoo.com/lifestyle/wiscons ... 06125.html
by Norm
Wed Dec 30 10:56 am
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: #1 Gophers vs Arizona State
Replies: 175
Views: 6850

Re: #1 Gophers vs Arizona State

JWG wrote:
Wed Dec 30 10:21 am
Between no one getting FSN and no real known game times viewership will match arena attendance of recent years.
I'd like to know how many homes in MN get FSN now compared to 2 years ago.
by Norm
Tue Dec 29 9:28 am
Forum: Gopher Recruiting
Topic: Committed Recruits Update Thread
Replies: 13701
Views: 2212970

Re: Committed Recruits Update Thread

BlueBandit24 wrote:
Mon Dec 28 9:58 pm
glenhogan21 wrote:
Mon Dec 28 7:57 pm
Charlie Strobel has only played in 2 games and missed a long string of games. Anyone know what’s up with him?

Hopefully see Huglen and Lucius return soon
Came here to ask this question about Strobel. Looked without success.
Is he related to Eric Strobel?
by Norm
Mon Dec 28 9:49 pm
Forum: Website Support / New Features
Topic: GPL Donation-A-Thon 2021!!!
Replies: 38
Views: 1521

Re: GPL Donation-A-Thon 2021!!!

Done. Thanks for keeping this going Jup.
by Norm
Sat Dec 26 3:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WEATHERMANIA
Replies: 6476
Views: 567455

Re: WEATHERMANIA

Sounds like another storm Tuesday night and Wed.
by Norm
Thu Dec 24 3:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Let's get to know each other...
Replies: 1196
Views: 73885

Re: Let's get to know each other...

Carol King's version of Sleigh Ride.

Do You Hear What I Hear and Little Drummer Boy by Tonic Solfa
by Norm
Wed Dec 23 8:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WEATHERMANIA
Replies: 6476
Views: 567455

Re: WEATHERMANIA

53 degrees out today and windy as :censored: . Blizzard tomorrow. Normally that kind of temp swing is in October or early November. Was that your home thermometer in the sun? The highest I saw around was 45. Regardless, it looks like 'real' winter is coming. (I was golfing in New Prague today) I ca...
by Norm
Wed Dec 23 2:08 pm
Forum: Gopher Recruiting
Topic: Committed Recruits Update Thread
Replies: 13701
Views: 2212970

Re: Committed Recruits Update Thread

Plus the USHL has had tons of cancellations compared to college hockey so no guarantee he's going to develop as he would during a normal year if he stays there. For me, this is the bigger reason. Assuming he plays he would take ice time away from another worthy player on a team that is already doin...
by Norm
Wed Dec 23 12:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WEATHERMANIA
Replies: 6476
Views: 567455

Re: WEATHERMANIA

53 degrees out today and windy as :censored: . Blizzard tomorrow. Normally that kind of temp swing is in October or early November. Was that your home thermometer in the sun? The highest I saw around was 45. Regardless, it looks like 'real' winter is coming. (I was golfing in New Prague today) I ca...
by Norm
Wed Dec 23 11:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WEATHERMANIA
Replies: 6476
Views: 567455

Re: WEATHERMANIA

53 degrees out today and windy as :censored: . Blizzard tomorrow. Normally that kind of temp swing is in October or early November. Was that your home thermometer in the sun? The highest I saw around was 45. Regardless, it looks like 'real' winter is coming. (I was golfing in New Prague today) I ca...
by Norm
Tue Dec 22 7:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Things That Stick In Your Craw
Replies: 4165
Views: 349428

Re: Things That Stick In Your Craw

It may indeed clear up. It’ll be close. It did out where I live. We were on the edge of the clouds. It was too damn cold for me to get the telescope out. I tried to get a few photos, have not even looked at them. It was damn cold with that wind. It was clear as could be out here and a super cool si...
by Norm
Mon Dec 21 9:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Television
Replies: 8190
Views: 691120

Re: Television

CNN had a good show last night about the 1918 pandemic. Woodrow Wilson contracted it while in France negotiating the Treaty of Versailles. He thought the treaty was too harsh on Germany but didn't participate much because of being sick. Anyway, the show speculated that had Wilson not caught the flu,...
by Norm
Sat Dec 19 1:11 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: 2020-2021 Schedule
Replies: 245
Views: 22915

Re: 2020-2021 Schedule

The Rube wrote:
Fri Dec 18 9:28 pm
north45 wrote:
Fri Dec 18 9:25 pm
Bertogliat wrote:
Fri Dec 18 8:42 pm
ASU doesn’t have a conference.
I know they don't have a conference why are they playing in ours? They are playing an all B1G schedule this year.
Audition.
If ASU continues to play the style they did last year they can go to hell. They belong in a league with North Dakota.
by Norm
Fri Dec 18 2:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This might be a dumb question, but...
Replies: 15419
Views: 1252093

Re: This might be a dumb question, but...

Thank you all. I called the Cottage Grove office, and you can apply for Enhanced there with no appt. I'll go that route. Thanks Zwak for linking the documents. I'll probably bring more things than I think I'll need... just because I've heard so many stories about people having to go back twice beca...
by Norm
Fri Dec 18 1:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This might be a dumb question, but...
Replies: 15419
Views: 1252093

Re: This might be a dumb question, but...

Thank you all. I called the Cottage Grove office, and you can apply for Enhanced there with no appt. I'll go that route. Thanks Zwak for linking the documents. I'll probably bring more things than I think I'll need... just because I've heard so many stories about people having to go back twice beca...
by Norm
Fri Dec 18 12:51 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: 2021 World Junior Championship - Edmonton
Replies: 223
Views: 7578

Re: 2021 World Junior Championship - Edmonton

frozen4champs wrote:
Fri Dec 18 11:37 am
Here we go...
Gee, who could have seen that coming?
by Norm
Fri Dec 18 9:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This might be a dumb question, but...
Replies: 15419
Views: 1252093

Re: This might be a dumb question, but...

My drivers license expires in February, and I was thinking about getting either a REAL ID or Enhanced DL since I think it's eventually going to be required. I poked around a bit on the DMV website, but it's a little bit of information overload. I was thinking it might just be easier to ask here for...
by Norm
Thu Dec 17 2:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This might be a dumb question, but...
Replies: 15419
Views: 1252093

Re: This might be a dumb question, but...

I order protein powder from PA. It normally takes 2-3 days. The last order took 13 days. That was USPS.
by Norm
Thu Dec 17 11:31 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Music Never Stopped: What Are You Listening To?
Replies: 1039
Views: 120998

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

What if John and Paul never met. That's a huge one. As talented as they were (and each did/has done brilliant solo work) would their absolutely potential have been realized otherwise had they never collaborated? And George had one of the best solo records of all time yet he wasn't originally a song...
by Norm
Thu Dec 17 9:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Music Never Stopped: What Are You Listening To?
Replies: 1039
Views: 120998

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

What if John and Paul never met.
by Norm
Thu Dec 17 9:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Movies
Replies: 8103
Views: 698239

Re: Movies

I'll go with "New York Mining Disaster 1941".
by Norm
Thu Dec 17 9:02 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Restaurant
Replies: 9338
Views: 804683

Re: Restaurant

Sounds like the extension of pause will continue to impact the restaurants. Feeling terrible for them and still trying to support as much as possible. Sounds like a number of places (and growing) will defy the "rules" and open up. Will be interesting to see how businesses are impacted in the coming...
by Norm
Thu Dec 17 8:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8715
Views: 678400

Re: Totally Random Trivia

2. 1980's
by Norm
Tue Dec 15 3:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Movies
Replies: 8103
Views: 698239

Re: Movies

Hillbilly Elegy (Netflix streaming): An urgent phone call pulls a Yale Law student back to his Ohio hometown, where he reflects on three generations of family history and his own future. Slow, tedious, and excellent. It's reminiscent of "American Beauty" where some won't like it because it comes ac...
by Norm
Tue Dec 15 1:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Restaurant
Replies: 9338
Views: 804683

Re: Restaurant

Bertogliat wrote:
Tue Dec 15 12:36 pm
To 99% of people, this is goulash.

https://www.allrecipes.com/recipe/21326 ... c-goulash/
Yup.
by Norm
Tue Dec 15 9:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Restaurant
Replies: 9338
Views: 804683

Re: Restaurant

I've never been a fan of the hot dish/casseroles (whatever you want to call it) food genre and to me goulash is just variation of the same sad noodles, hamburger, cream of ____ soup combo. Thanks no thanks. When we got married my wife claimed to have never had hotdish, as her family was strictly me...
by Norm
Mon Dec 14 6:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This might be a dumb question, but...
Replies: 15419
Views: 1252093

Re: This might be a dumb question, but...

1. There is not nearly enough vaccine to go around. (at least for many months)
2. Health officials are concerned that around 30% of Americans say they won't take the vaccine.

If 1 is true, why is 2 an issue?
by Norm
Sun Dec 13 3:56 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL NEWS
Replies: 16615
Views: 1199015

Re: NFL NEWS

The Rube wrote:
Sun Dec 13 3:09 pm
ARI has beaten all 3 NY* teams in the same year for the first time since 1971.

*NJ, NY, same difference ;)
Doesn't seem like they would play all 3 very often.
by Norm
Sun Dec 13 9:26 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2020 Season
Replies: 904
Views: 35571

Re: Gopher Football 2020 Season

BTW thought this was funny... "I do believe that unless you're inside the college football, or maybe a basketball, locker room or facility right now," Fleck said, "I don't think anybody has any idea how hard this is, honestly." Apparently hockey players don't find it hard. ;) Wow. Sports context as...
by Norm
Fri Dec 11 12:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Movies
Replies: 8103
Views: 698239

Re: Movies

How about The Longest Day?
by Norm
Fri Dec 11 9:31 am
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: NCAA Hockey 2020-2021 Season
Replies: 664
Views: 44646

Re: NCAA Hockey 2020-2021 Season

Hey Bearpaw, I think you missed an icing call on your play by play.
by Norm
Thu Dec 10 9:33 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: 2020-2021 Gopher Hockey Season Thread - Year 100 of Pride On Ice
Replies: 602
Views: 56654

Re: 2020-2021 Gopher Hockey Season Thread - Year 100 of Pride On Ice

This is why the world juniors worries me for the likelihood of making it through the 2021 portion of this season. Plus, the world juniors end on Jan 5th. So do the players who come back to the US have to quareentine for 14 days? If so, that means no players until Jan 20th for teams that play until ...
by Norm
Thu Dec 10 1:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Local Broadcasting/Media
Replies: 7698
Views: 870399

Re: Local Broadcasting/Media

Russo has an amazing article in The Athletic today about Mark Parrish and his battle with drugs and alcohol. A must read. https://theathletic.com/2247132/2020/12/10/nhl-mark-parrish-minnesota-wild-alcoholism-recovery/ Kudos for Parrish getting help and to Ben Clymer for his help. Can I read this ar...
by Norm
Wed Dec 09 8:27 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: #4 Gophers @ #5 Michigan -- Dec 8 & 9
Replies: 187
Views: 8426

Re: #4 Gophers @ #5 Michigan -- Dec 8 & 9

Goldy77 wrote:
Wed Dec 09 7:27 pm
Where’s Bonin been? Hopefully all is alright.
Bonin:"We're peaking too soon."
by Norm
Wed Dec 09 5:47 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: #4 Gophers @ #5 Michigan -- Dec 8 & 9
Replies: 187
Views: 8426

Re: #4 Gophers @ #5 Michigan -- Dec 8 & 9

We'll be lucky if we see the second period face off. Effin BB
by Norm
Wed Dec 09 5:33 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: #4 Gophers @ #5 Michigan -- Dec 8 & 9
Replies: 187
Views: 8426

Re: #4 Gophers @ #5 Michigan -- Dec 8 & 9

Still 4 minutes to go. Which is a half hour in BB time.
You gotta really love timeouts to be a Bouncy Ball fan.
by Norm
Wed Dec 09 4:43 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: #4 Gophers @ #5 Michigan -- Dec 8 & 9
Replies: 187
Views: 8426

Re: #4 Gophers @ #5 Michigan -- Dec 8 & 9

streakygopher wrote:
Wed Dec 09 3:57 pm
Greyeagle wrote:
Wed Dec 09 3:34 pm
Perbs was electric last night.
He's the rich man's version of Jack Ramsey.
Seems like he fits nicely with Nelson.
by Norm
Wed Dec 09 9:03 am
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: #4 Gophers @ #5 Michigan -- Dec 8 & 9
Replies: 187
Views: 8426

Re: #4 Gophers @ #5 Michigan -- Dec 8 & 9

The camera angle at Michigan is the best anywhere.
by Norm
Tue Dec 08 9:36 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: #4 Gophers @ #5 Michigan -- Dec 8 & 9
Replies: 187
Views: 8426

Re: #4 Gophers @ #5 Michigan -- Dec 8 & 9

Just think if Walker and McLaughlin could get going.
by Norm
Tue Dec 08 8:34 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: #4 Gophers @ #5 Michigan -- Dec 8 & 9
Replies: 187
Views: 8426

Re: #4 Gophers @ #5 Michigan -- Dec 8 & 9

Thanks to the person who updated the game time for Tuesday and this weeks rankings for this post :good2: :good2: Whoa, Channel 610 on DirecTV shows the game beginning at 7:30 PM . . . I have DirecTV as well, and they have not updated the guide. I always record the games, so I have to make sure I hi...
by Norm
Tue Dec 08 7:43 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: #4 Gophers @ #5 Michigan -- Dec 8 & 9
Replies: 187
Views: 8426

Re: #4 Gophers @ #5 Michigan -- Dec 8 & 9

Cowgirl wrote:
Tue Dec 08 7:24 pm
Thanks to whoever pointed out they only say “Strauss Mann” instead of just Mann. Now I can’t not hear that. Every. Time.
You're welcome!
by Norm
Tue Dec 08 12:47 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: #4 Gophers @ #5 Michigan -- Dec 8 & 9
Replies: 187
Views: 8426

Re: #4 Gophers @ #5 Michigan -- Dec 8 & 9

Gophers should get at least a split in this series. With both teams missing quality players the wild card for me is Strauss Mann. Can he steal one of the games for Michigan? We will see. And will the announcers continually call him Strauss Mann, as though you can't just use his last name like you d...
by Norm
Tue Dec 08 12:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 8715
Views: 678400

Re: Totally Random Trivia

davescharf wrote:
Tue Dec 08 11:51 am
The first patient in Britain to receive the Pfizer COVID vaccine’s name is William Shakespeare.

The Internet hasn’t disappointed with references to “Taming of the Flu” and “Gentlemen of Corona” after hearing the announcement
I just saw on the news that the first patient was a 90 year old woman?
by Norm
Tue Dec 08 10:11 am
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: NCAA Hockey 2020-2021 Season
Replies: 664
Views: 44646

Re: NCAA Hockey 2020-2021 Season

frozen4champs wrote:
Tue Dec 08 7:45 am
Just call it off already,
I'm not wishing Covid on anyone, but this might be a blessing in disguise if some get it now and they have to shut it down.
by Norm
Mon Dec 07 3:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Things That Stick In Your Craw
Replies: 4165
Views: 349428

Re: Things That Stick In Your Craw

I'm with you. If you have a referee/official/etc who's making sure the rules are followed (jump starts behind the line, nobody starts running too soon, penalties/etc in team events) sure. As soon as you've got a judge awarding style points as the primary determiner of who wins? Not so much. Good lu...
by Norm
Sat Dec 05 9:40 am
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: #5 Gophers @ Michigan St. -- Dec 3 & 4
Replies: 99
Views: 5285

Re: #5 Gophers @ Michigan St. -- Dec 3 & 4

I swear, every single time the camera was on the Sparty bench, the coach had his mask around his chin. If he was talking or yelling he pulled his mask down. Doesn’t that sort of defeat the point? I see that all the time in everyday life. I guess if you wear a mask around your knee, it's still consi...
by Norm
Fri Dec 04 11:20 am
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: 2020-2021 Gopher Hockey Season Thread - Year 100 of Pride On Ice
Replies: 602
Views: 56654

Re: 2020-2021 Gopher Hockey Season Thread - Year 100 of Pride On Ice

The hoops team is playing North Dakota tonight, why can’t the hockey team play them as well? Or any non-conference for that matter considering they are allowing men’s and women’s basketball to play non-conf. But the reality is that the leagues are just doing what they can to play hockey. Keeping th...
by Norm
Fri Dec 04 9:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Things That Stick In Your Craw
Replies: 4165
Views: 349428

Re: Things That Stick In Your Craw

HS football star assaults ref. What's this world coming to?


https://www.yahoo.com/sports/texas-hs-f ... 18666.html
by Norm
Thu Dec 03 9:12 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: #5 Gophers @ Michigan St. -- Dec 3 & 4
Replies: 99
Views: 5285

Re: #5 Gophers @ Michigan St. -- Dec 3 & 4

Who was throwing F bombs at the end of the 2nd? Came across loud and clear on radio.
by Norm
Thu Dec 03 8:29 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: #5 Gophers @ Michigan St. -- Dec 3 & 4
Replies: 99
Views: 5285

Re: #5 Gophers @ Michigan St. -- Dec 3 & 4

The Rube wrote:
Thu Dec 03 8:01 pm
grothm01 wrote:
Thu Dec 03 8:00 pm
Power play is a tad better this year😁
PP goals in 4 of 5 games so far. 2-2 tonight.
And being it's the same guys as last year I was worried PP might be a weakness.
by Norm
Thu Dec 03 4:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This might be a dumb question, but...
Replies: 15419
Views: 1252093

Re: This might be a dumb question, but...

Effin FSN. I assume you have Dish. So effin Dish. Need to get DirecTV :wink: Agreed. I've had DirecTV for 16 years and I never have these problems. It seems that all carriers at some point have disputes with networks and DirecTV has had a few through the years as well. But they seem to always work ...
by Norm
Thu Dec 03 2:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This might be a dumb question, but...
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Re: This might be a dumb question, but...

Effin FSN.