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by Norm
Thu Apr 22 10:04 am
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Gopher Offseason 2021...
Replies: 251
Views: 10626

Re: Gopher Offseason 2021...

Jaxon Nelson is Exhibit A for how different the game is called today. He was tossed for a shoulder to shoulder hit that only a few years ago would have been considered a great hit.
by Norm
Wed Apr 21 12:47 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NHL 2020-21 season
Replies: 140
Views: 8918

Re: NHL 2020-21 season

streakygopher wrote:
Wed Apr 21 10:47 am
Bonin21 wrote:
Tue Apr 20 9:30 pm
Spencer Knight makes his NHL debut the day after he turns 20 and gets a win and stops 33 of 34. Wow.
Wasn't good enough to get BC out of their regional, though. :)
Are you saying St Cloud>NHL?
by Norm
Mon Apr 19 6:43 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Gopher Offseason 2021...
Replies: 251
Views: 10626

Re: Gopher Offseason 2021...

Now do we like the transfer rule?
by Norm
Mon Apr 19 1:23 pm
Forum: Gopher Recruiting
Topic: Committed Recruits Update Thread
Replies: 13888
Views: 2404506

Re: Committed Recruits Update Thread

Bob Mckensie's mid- season draft rankings-- He has Lucius at #9, Broz at #50, Knies at #59 Michigan's Power #1, Beniers #4, Luke Hughes #5, Kent Johnson #8 https://twitter.com/TSNHockey/status/1384170701117030405 All the more reason for them to lose players early. :mrgreen: I am beginning to wonder...
by Norm
Mon Apr 19 1:20 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Gopher Offseason 2021...
Replies: 251
Views: 10626

Re: Gopher Offseason 2021...

Lots of pretty scenery around the Iron Range.

And you won't see 1,000 foot long freight ships coming through St Cloud.
by Norm
Mon Apr 19 1:20 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Gopher Offseason 2021...
Replies: 251
Views: 10626

Re: Gopher Offseason 2021...

Lots of pretty scenery around the Iron Range.

And you won't see 1,000 foot long freight ships coming through St Cloud.
by Norm
Sun Apr 18 9:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got Beer?
Replies: 17467
Views: 1387343

Re: Got Beer?

Had Vanilla Bean Moo Joos at Brau Brothers. As good as it gets!
by Norm
Fri Apr 16 10:39 am
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: Transfer Portal
Replies: 333
Views: 20071

Re: Transfer Portal

Yeah I don't really have a problem with players finding better situations and having more leverage to do so. Seems like it should only benefit a team like Minnesota. Late bloomers have a chance to latch on here. It will be interesting how it will shake out. I don't think MN use the portal as heavil...
by Norm
Thu Apr 15 1:47 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Minnesota Twins 2014 - ∞: To Infinity & Beyond!
Replies: 20037
Views: 1671995

Re: Minnesota Twins 2014 - ∞: To Infinity & Beyond!

Why don’t the Twins play at night? I’d like to watch one of these games live. Early-season games in northern climates are pretty much all afternoon starts. Starting tomorrow, other than weekends/fly-away days, it looks like back to a normal evening-heavy schedule. Red Sox manager Joey Cora was hint...
by Norm
Wed Apr 14 8:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Things That Stick In Your Craw
Replies: 4245
Views: 403548

Re: Things That Stick In Your Craw

Catching a skunk in a live trap and having to deal with it. :censored: And, no, I wasn't trying to catch skunks. :D I have now caught raccoons, possums, cats, groundhogs and a skunk... I caught my first possum of the season yesterday. Last year I totaled 17 coon, 3 possum, 1 skunk. My neighbors tor...
by Norm
Wed Apr 14 9:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Things That Stick In Your Craw
Replies: 4245
Views: 403548

Re: Things That Stick In Your Craw

frozen4champs wrote:
Wed Apr 14 7:45 am
Catching a skunk in a live trap and having to deal with it. :censored: And, no, I wasn't trying to catch skunks. :D I have now caught raccoons, possums, cats, groundhogs and a skunk...
I caught my first possum of the season yesterday. Last year I totaled 17 coon, 3 possum, 1 skunk.
by Norm
Tue Apr 13 9:05 am
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: Transfer Portal
Replies: 333
Views: 20071

Re: Transfer Portal

frozen4champs wrote:
Tue Apr 13 5:25 am
UNH Sr captain who is from Elk River. He plays defense.
5th year player who will be the youngest guy on the team. :lol:
by Norm
Sun Apr 11 9:31 am
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: Transfer Portal
Replies: 333
Views: 20071

Re: Transfer Portal

Seems like the day is coming when you can build a team of transfers. It'll be like the Dodgers and Yankees. Screw the farm system (or recruiting) and load up on free agents.
by Norm
Sat Apr 10 10:47 pm
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: 2021 Frozen Four Pittsburgh (Apr 8 & 10)
Replies: 287
Views: 7376

Re: 2021 Frozen Four Pittsburgh (Apr 8 & 10)

How could a team from a conference so powerful that no NHL team dares step on the ice with them lose 5-0 in the title game?
by Norm
Sat Apr 10 8:55 pm
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: 2021 Frozen Four Pittsburgh (Apr 8 & 10)
Replies: 287
Views: 7376

Re: 2021 Frozen Four Pittsburgh (Apr 8 & 10)

Just a beat down tonight. Happy for Wait, he gets the OT winner against tDogs, then tonight his team crushes SCSU. Gophers didn’t need him...tonight he’s a NCAA Champion! I'm happy for Wait as well. But, he was a 4th line, part time player here and it was best for him to move on. Bonus points for y...
by Norm
Sat Apr 10 1:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 9446
Views: 800391

Re: Totally Random Trivia

How about Wizard of Oz?
by Norm
Sat Apr 10 11:00 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 9446
Views: 800391

Re: Totally Random Trivia

I'm thinking Mary Poppins and My Fair Lady?
by Norm
Sat Apr 10 9:58 am
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: NCAA Hockey 2020-2021 Season
Replies: 1689
Views: 98415

Re: NCAA Hockey 2020-2021 Season

And it's still bugging me that Jan put up 5 goals against Kato while we never came close to scoring.
by Norm
Fri Apr 09 9:03 pm
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: NCAA Hockey 2020-2021 Season
Replies: 1689
Views: 98415

Re: NCAA Hockey 2020-2021 Season

Personally, I can't cheer for the other MN schools with maybe the cows or Bemidji being the lesser of evils. Duluth is in North Dakota category as far as I'm concerned after dealing with their fans and even the f*** Oil Center usher acting like obnoxious pricks the one time I went to a game there (...
by Norm
Fri Apr 09 9:01 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Gopher Offseason 2021...
Replies: 251
Views: 10626

Re: Gopher Offseason 2021...

Two more faces on the mural👍 two great players. And McKay did get robbed lol. Did he though? He made 240 less saves and had a save percentage 10 points lower. Really? Did not know that. Was just going by the old fashioned eye test. He was a brick wall in our regional game but then again that could’...
by Norm
Fri Apr 09 7:29 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Gopher Offseason 2021...
Replies: 251
Views: 10626

Re: Gopher Offseason 2021...

frozen4champs wrote:
Fri Apr 09 2:45 pm
McManus to Omaha @Jupiter
When you consider the vast superiority of the NCHC to the Big 10, I don't see Brannon cracking the lineup.
by Norm
Fri Apr 09 1:37 pm
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: 2021 Frozen Four Pittsburgh (Apr 8 & 10)
Replies: 287
Views: 7376

Re: 2021 Frozen Four Pittsburgh (Apr 8 & 10)

That was a weird game. Total domination by UMD but not much to show for it. Then overtime comes, and UMD doesn't show up.

I was surprised ESPN didn't give an address where we can send cards and flowers to the Sandelin family.
by Norm
Fri Apr 09 1:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This might be a dumb question, but...
Replies: 15542
Views: 1429928

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

So my drivers license expires at the end of the month. Every registrar that takes reservations online is booked for 60 days. There are some places that only take reservations. Some that take walk-ups. I went to two places today that take walk ups. The first one had about 20 people in line so I skip...
by Norm
Fri Apr 09 9:38 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 9446
Views: 800391

Re: Totally Random Trivia

Greyeagle wrote:
Fri Apr 09 7:17 am


4) Location
OK Good Buddy
by Norm
Thu Apr 08 7:16 pm
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: 2021 Frozen Four Pittsburgh (Apr 8 & 10)
Replies: 287
Views: 7376

Re: 2021 Frozen Four Pittsburgh (Apr 8 & 10)

streakygopher wrote:
Thu Apr 08 7:10 pm
Greyeagle wrote:
Thu Apr 08 5:44 pm
Karlsson wrote:
Thu Apr 08 5:42 pm
Fair. :mrgreen:

Just tired of hearing "ThIs FaMiLy OwNs ThIs ToUrNaMeNt!!1"
They are the 2021 version of the 2002 Walsh family.
Except that nobody died.
One Sandelin down, one to go.
by Norm
Thu Apr 08 7:01 pm
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: 2021 Frozen Four Pittsburgh (Apr 8 & 10)
Replies: 287
Views: 7376

Re: 2021 Frozen Four Pittsburgh (Apr 8 & 10)

Bonin21 wrote:
Thu Apr 08 4:19 pm
If it's SCSU vs UMD, IMO the best three teams in the country were all in the NCHC.
Let me guess, Omaha is fourth.
by Norm
Thu Apr 08 5:56 pm
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: Transfer Portal
Replies: 333
Views: 20071

Re: Transfer Portal

Cowgirl wrote:
Thu Apr 08 4:39 pm
Out of curiosity what is the rationale for the long wait to be eligible for postseason play?
tDon on Beyond the Pond said it's so teams build the right way. Don't sign a bunch of 25 year old free agents trying to win a Natty in Year 1.
by Norm
Tue Apr 06 10:16 pm
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: NCAA Hockey 2020-2021 Season
Replies: 1689
Views: 98415

Re: NCAA Hockey 2020-2021 Season

I hope Moe does well, except against us and in all playoffs.
by Norm
Tue Apr 06 8:27 pm
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: 2021 Frozen Four Pittsburgh (Apr 8 & 10)
Replies: 287
Views: 7376

Re: 2021 Frozen Four Pittsburgh (Apr 8 & 10)

Was Sandelin born with a horseshoe up his arse, or was it inserted 10 years ago?
by Norm
Mon Apr 05 5:47 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Minnesota Twins 2014 - ∞: To Infinity & Beyond!
Replies: 20037
Views: 1671995

Re: Minnesota Twins 2014 - ∞: To Infinity & Beyond!

So Dobnak comes in with a 15-1 lead and gets the save?
by Norm
Sun Apr 04 4:22 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: 2020-2021 Gopher Hockey Season Thread - Year 100 of Pride On Ice
Replies: 1122
Views: 97523

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

I'm guessing he drove the coaches nuts with that holding the puck and circling around the zone routine. It was kinda fun to watch though.
by Norm
Sun Apr 04 4:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Simple Pleasures...
Replies: 22717
Views: 1982940

Re: Simple Pleasures...

Potatoes planted on Good Friday City boy question: Are potatoes hard to grow? Easy! As stated above, get seed potatoes. I’ve done them in a big planter, not the ground, sort of a plastic 1/2 wine barrel size. I’ve grown sweet potatoes too. Plant them soon, next couple of weeks tops, they have a lon...
by Norm
Fri Apr 02 12:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Local Broadcasting/Media
Replies: 7834
Views: 971824

Re: Local Broadcasting/Media

I don't have access to "Bollywood Sports North" or whatever it's going by nowadays. Saw the Wild game vs Vegas was NBCSN, tuned over and got the "This program is blocked in your area". I'm so over the draconian blackout rules for TV sports. Twins, Wild and whatever else is on BSN, see 'ya. It's bec...
by Norm
Fri Apr 02 11:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Local Broadcasting/Media
Replies: 7834
Views: 971824

Re: Local Broadcasting/Media

It's incredible that we're in the year 2021 and it was easier to see the Twins and the local NHL team with the antenna on my parents' roof and 4 channels than it is now. Ditto. I grew up in the '60s. My brother and I used to walk over to our grandparents to watch the Twins cause they had a UHF ante...
by Norm
Thu Apr 01 8:35 pm
Forum: Website Support / New Features
Topic: GPL Podcast & Live Broadcasts
Replies: 354
Views: 42206

Re: GPL Podcast & Live Broadcasts

Fun year for the GPL Podcast. We had some new guests. Moved to live video streaming. That lead to OT growing in a HUGE way. Though, that has lead to a lot of missed sleep for both @Vegoe and myself. Thanks for listening to the podcast! And we really appreciate those of you that watch our stream liv...
by Norm
Thu Apr 01 8:09 pm
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: NCAA Hockey 2020-2021 Season
Replies: 1689
Views: 98415

Re: NCAA Hockey 2020-2021 Season

Were Bell or Guentzel interested in the ST job?
by Norm
Thu Apr 01 11:07 am
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: 2020-2021 Gopher Hockey Season Thread - Year 100 of Pride On Ice
Replies: 1122
Views: 97523

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

Slap Shot wrote:
Thu Apr 01 10:40 am
Where does the 'not seeing eye to eye' bit come from? Not doubting it in the least but I've clearly missed some commentary from Bob during the year.
I used the word "seeming." It's just a vibe Bob gives off when discussing Moe, especially last year.
by Norm
Thu Apr 01 9:21 am
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: 2020-2021 Gopher Hockey Season Thread - Year 100 of Pride On Ice
Replies: 1122
Views: 97523

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

In my mind Moe entering the transfer portal means that Laffer HAS to be coming back or else Moe would just be walking away from the starting position which is not something I think he’d do after sitting behind Jack for two years. Just thinking out loud. I don't think Moe is walking away from the st...
by Norm
Tue Mar 30 9:25 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: 2020-2021 Gopher Hockey Season Thread - Year 100 of Pride On Ice
Replies: 1122
Views: 97523

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

If Laffer is back, this team looks incredibly solid back to front for a run next year. Moe entering the portal I'm taking is a sign that direction. Maybe wishful thinking, but I'll take it. As far as McManus and Munson, personally sad to see them both go, but am also ok with moving on. McManus I wa...
by Norm
Tue Mar 30 8:20 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: 2020-2021 Gopher Hockey Season Thread - Year 100 of Pride On Ice
Replies: 1122
Views: 97523

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

Wonder what the deal is between Moe and Motzko? Bob didn't hide it very well that Moe wasn't one of his favorites.
by Norm
Tue Mar 30 6:50 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: 2020-2021 Gopher Hockey Season Thread - Year 100 of Pride On Ice
Replies: 1122
Views: 97523

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

If Laffer is back, this team looks incredibly solid back to front for a run next year. Moe entering the portal I'm taking is a sign that direction. Maybe wishful thinking, but I'll take it. As far as McManus and Munson, personally sad to see them both go, but am also ok with moving on. McManus I wa...
by Norm
Tue Mar 30 8:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 9446
Views: 800391

Re: Totally Random Trivia

1. Ocean currents
by Norm
Mon Mar 29 8:58 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: 2020-2021 Gopher Hockey Season Thread - Year 100 of Pride On Ice
Replies: 1122
Views: 97523

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

Recap from the final coaches show-- tBob is pissed about having to play the night game and having the game pushed back an hour. Mn and UND got hosed. Wants rule changed to insure #1 seed plays early Said the no fans hurt the home teams Have not talked to the Sr's about staying yet. Talked a bit of ...
by Norm
Mon Mar 29 2:13 pm
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: 2021 Frozen Four Pittsburgh (Apr 8 & 10)
Replies: 287
Views: 7376

Re: 2021 Frozen Four Pittsburgh (Apr 8 & 10)

Part of me wants to see Minnesota teams do well, while another part of me says screw 'em. They wouldn't be cheering for us.
by Norm
Mon Mar 29 9:09 am
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Loveland Regional... Sat/Sun
Replies: 696
Views: 21407

Re: Loveland Regional... Sat/Sun

That is EXACTLY the team I was thinking of with Klatt and Olimb. They took on Jeff Jackson's Canadian mercenaries and they mopped up the ice with the Gophers. Unfortunately the rosters full of 25 year old Canadians seem to be the winning formula in a lot of these NCAA tourneys. It would be nice if ...
by Norm
Sun Mar 28 10:24 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Loveland Regional... Sat/Sun
Replies: 696
Views: 21407

Re: Loveland Regional... Sat/Sun

Looked to me like we could play Kato 10 times and the result would be the same. We seem to have no clue how to break through that wall. I think we had 1 quality shot all game.
by Norm
Sun Mar 28 7:52 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Loveland Regional... Sat/Sun
Replies: 696
Views: 21407

Re: Loveland Regional... Sat/Sun

00xtremeninja wrote:
Sun Mar 28 7:41 pm
We've seen them look like loose stool in the Big tourney and comeback, get back in that mindset
Actually they were playing pretty good in those games, just not on the scoreboard. Tonight, not so much.
by Norm
Sun Mar 28 10:17 am
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: Bridgeport Regional... Fri/Sat
Replies: 155
Views: 4609

Re: Bridgeport Regional... Fri/Sat

Idontknow wrote:
Sun Mar 28 9:56 am
Greyeagle wrote:
Fri Mar 26 2:13 pm
This weekend is my annual reminder of how much I dislike Barry Melrose as an announcer.
Starman is the worst though.
At least now we don't have to listen to either one of them brag up the Sue.
by Norm
Sat Mar 27 1:06 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Loveland Regional... Sat/Sun
Replies: 696
Views: 21407

Re: Loveland Regional... Sat/Sun

According to my on screen guide, ESPN has an alternate channel for extra events. Why don't they put some of that stuff on there?
by Norm
Sat Mar 27 12:01 pm
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: Bridgeport Regional... Fri/Sat
Replies: 155
Views: 4609

Re: Bridgeport Regional... Fri/Sat

BuckyFan wrote:
Sat Mar 27 5:52 am
Greyeagle wrote:
Fri Mar 26 2:49 pm
davescharf wrote:
Fri Mar 26 2:48 pm
@Greyeagle have you unblocked that Badger fan yet? Wonder if he wants to show up and post here now for awhile
It was only an hour block so he should be free....unless Jup have him the hammer for longer. :lol:
Good luck vs. Mavericks.
I hear Badger Puck Live is a nice website.
by Norm
Sat Mar 27 11:24 am
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Loveland Regional... Sat/Sun
Replies: 696
Views: 21407

Re: Loveland Regional... Sat/Sun

Put in correct thread after massive brain fart. :censored: Raboin on Beyond the Pond-- -- Have 1 more covid test at noon mountain time and then they are off and running -- Feels like they will be ready from the start -- Depth has carried them all year -- Covid is just like Survivor, don't want to g...
by Norm
Fri Mar 26 8:40 pm
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: Bridgeport Regional... Fri/Sat
Replies: 155
Views: 4609

Re: Bridgeport Regional... Fri/Sat

Was watching the early game off and on while I was out and about today. So much for Wisco getting a lucky draw. I kind of expected that next month they would win at most the Hobey, but I didn't see BSU being the ones to end their title hopes. I guess it helps that we exposed their Achilles' heel la...
by Norm
Fri Mar 26 9:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Travel
Replies: 2373
Views: 257247

Re: Travel

If you’re looking to rent a car soon don’t be surprised if it’s outrageously expensive: https://www.cnn.com/2021/03/25/business/rental-car-shortage-price-spike/index.html Wouldn't it make sense to move the cars from Omaha, where they are renting at $300/wk to FL where they are renting at $300/day d...
by Norm
Thu Mar 25 7:47 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Loveland Regional... Sat/Sun
Replies: 696
Views: 21407

Re: Loveland Regional... Sat/Sun

A tightly called game benefits the Gophers? Not so sure about that the way our PP has been looking.
by Norm
Thu Mar 25 3:28 pm
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: NCAA Hockey 2020-2021 Season
Replies: 1689
Views: 98415

Re: NCAA Hockey 2020-2021 Season

Nice article about the 5 Minnesota teams.

https://www.yahoo.com/sports/ncaa-hocke ... 44735.html
by Norm
Thu Mar 25 3:14 pm
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: NCAA Hockey 2020-2021 Season
Replies: 1689
Views: 98415

Re: NCAA Hockey 2020-2021 Season

I don't know where to draw the line on stuff like that. Is it okay to say Midwest Values, or Minnesota Nice?
by Norm
Wed Mar 24 9:09 am
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: NCAA Hockey 2020-2021 Season
Replies: 1689
Views: 98415

Re: NCAA Hockey 2020-2021 Season

I was wondering if there was any difference in being good all year or momentum when it comes to who ends up winning the National Title. Of the last 20 National Champions: Teams that only won their Conference Regular season title: 2 Teams that won Both Regular season AND Tournament title: 4 Teams th...
by Norm
Mon Mar 22 6:41 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Loveland Regional... Sat/Sun
Replies: 696
Views: 21407

Re: Loveland Regional... Sat/Sun

Bumped for the Cornhole Championship! :oops:
by Norm
Mon Mar 22 3:58 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Loveland Regional... Sat/Sun
Replies: 696
Views: 21407

Re: Loveland Regional... Sat/Sun

Well we've had to go through wonky schedules throughout this season including last week, so we are more than capable than overcoming a rest disadvantage. If all things were equal, then I'd prefer the early game, but since that one isn't on traditional TV, it's probably better that we have the late ...
by Norm
Mon Mar 22 1:18 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Loveland Regional... Sat/Sun
Replies: 696
Views: 21407

Re: Loveland Regional... Sat/Sun

Riff Raff wrote:
Mon Mar 22 1:08 pm
Might be a long shot, but anyone know of any Gopher/hockey bars in Key West and/or Ft. Myers area?
Margaritaville :lol:
by Norm
Mon Mar 22 11:03 am
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Loveland Regional... Sat/Sun
Replies: 696
Views: 21407

Re: Loveland Regional... Sat/Sun

USCHO says 8pm on ESPNU
by Norm
Mon Mar 22 10:57 am
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Loveland Regional... Sat/Sun
Replies: 696
Views: 21407

Re: Loveland Regional... Sat/Sun

It should be universal that the top seed gets the early game and the extra rest.
by Norm
Mon Mar 22 9:27 am
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Loveland Regional... Sat/Sun
Replies: 696
Views: 21407

Re: Loveland Regional... Sat/Sun

Bob's record at JBSU in the NCAA's was not good and a lot of people brought that up after we hired him. Was it on him, or the crapshoot nature of the tourney? Hopefully he has better results here.
by Norm
Sun Mar 21 10:41 pm
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: NCAA Hockey 2020-2021 Season
Replies: 1689
Views: 98415

Re: NCAA Hockey 2020-2021 Season

gopherfun83 wrote:
Sun Mar 21 6:16 pm
All 5 MN teams are in.
Here's a story about it.

https://www.yahoo.com/news/gophers-face ... 00901.html
by Norm
Sun Mar 21 7:50 pm
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: NCAA Hockey 2020-2021 Season
Replies: 1689
Views: 98415

Re: NCAA Hockey 2020-2021 Season

So Kato and Sue have the only non tv games? I wonder how they came up with that?
by Norm
Sun Mar 21 9:54 am
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: 2020-2021 Gopher Hockey Season Thread - Year 100 of Pride On Ice
Replies: 1122
Views: 97523

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

How does Bemidji and Conn make it the bracket of death?
by Norm
Sat Mar 20 8:14 pm
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: NCAA Hockey 2020-2021 Season
Replies: 1689
Views: 98415

Re: NCAA Hockey 2020-2021 Season

gopherfun83 wrote:
Sat Mar 20 6:49 pm
UMD could be on bubble after tonight.
Watch for them to get the last at large bid, then go on a run.
by Norm
Sat Mar 20 7:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Simple Pleasures...
Replies: 22717
Views: 1982940

Re: Simple Pleasures...

The parking lot was like 80 acres.
by Norm
Sat Mar 20 11:18 am
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: NCAA Hockey 2020-2021 Season
Replies: 1689
Views: 98415

Re: NCAA Hockey 2020-2021 Season

It doesn’t matter what seed you are, ya still gotta win 4 games! I believe tUMD will be a 3 seed in Loveland or Fargo. I don't agree with this. The 2002 team lost 3 times to Denver that season. Luckily someone else knocked them out of the NCAA's so we didn't meet them again. It matters. Well, the 2...
by Norm
Sat Mar 20 11:11 am
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: NCAA Hockey 2020-2021 Season
Replies: 1689
Views: 98415

Re: NCAA Hockey 2020-2021 Season

It doesn’t matter what seed you are, ya still gotta win 4 games! I believe tUMD will be a 3 seed in Loveland or Fargo. I don't agree with this. The 2002 team lost 3 times to Denver that season. Luckily someone else knocked them out of the NCAA's so we didn't meet them again. It matters. Well, the 2...
by Norm
Sat Mar 20 9:51 am
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: NCAA Hockey 2020-2021 Season
Replies: 1689
Views: 98415

Re: NCAA Hockey 2020-2021 Season

bearpaw28 wrote:
Fri Mar 19 8:43 pm
It doesn’t matter what seed you are, ya still gotta win 4 games! I believe tUMD will be a 3 seed in Loveland or Fargo.
I don't agree with this. The 2002 team lost 3 times to Denver that season. Luckily someone else knocked them out of the NCAA's so we didn't meet them again. It matters.
by Norm
Thu Mar 18 9:17 am
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: NCAA Hockey 2020-2021 Season
Replies: 1689
Views: 98415

Re: NCAA Hockey 2020-2021 Season

Is there a Plan B for Covid outbreaks? Will they have a couple of reserve teams in case a team can't play?Or will there be forfeits?
by Norm
Wed Mar 17 11:05 am
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: BigTen Tournament Thread
Replies: 675
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Re: BigTen Tournament Thread

It has been a while since we have felt the elation of a Championship. Too many almost moments in the past few years. I had forgotten on how much fun and joy winning a big game vs a hated rival feels. But, the mission is not over. Glad we have a few extra days for the team to recover. Obviously bein...