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Re: ***OFFICIAL Tampa Bay Lightning 2017-18 NHL Season Threa

Postby Buc2 » Sat Apr 14, 2018 3:52 pm

Bolts not ****ing around.
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Re: ***OFFICIAL Tampa Bay Lightning 2017-18 NHL Season Threa

Postby Teitan » Sat Apr 14, 2018 3:53 pm

Killorn is a beast in the playoffs. We’re dominating right now.
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Re: ***OFFICIAL Tampa Bay Lightning 2017-18 NHL Season Threa

Postby Phantom Phenom » Sat Apr 14, 2018 3:54 pm

Woot
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Re: ***OFFICIAL Tampa Bay Lightning 2017-18 NHL Season Threa

Postby Commander Bubbles » Sat Apr 14, 2018 3:55 pm

This got ugly for NJ quickly. Great period for us!

NJ looks frustrated.
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Re: ***OFFICIAL Tampa Bay Lightning 2017-18 NHL Season Threa

Postby Jason Bourne » Sat Apr 14, 2018 3:58 pm

Wharf Rat wrote:This got ugly for NJ quickly. Great period for us!

NJ looks frustrated.


Yep be surprised if they don’t fight
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Re: ***OFFICIAL Tampa Bay Lightning 2017-18 NHL Season Threa

Postby Hit55 » Sat Apr 14, 2018 4:00 pm

It sucks watching this in standard def. The HD feed of NBC keeps cutting in and out for me here. Oh well. At least I'm able to watch it. Was worried earlier when they were giving the Preds a ton of pre-game coverage. Thought they were going to show that over the Lightning game.

Speaking of...whose idea was it to have two playoff games on at the same time?
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Re: ***OFFICIAL Tampa Bay Lightning 2017-18 NHL Season Threa

Postby Rocker » Sat Apr 14, 2018 4:05 pm

Callahan hurt. Looks like a shoulder injury to me
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Re: ***OFFICIAL Tampa Bay Lightning 2017-18 NHL Season Threa

Postby Jason Bourne » Sat Apr 14, 2018 4:06 pm

We let up the last few minutes and it showed ..they can’t do that in the 3rd
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Re: ***OFFICIAL Tampa Bay Lightning 2017-18 NHL Season Threa

Postby Commander Bubbles » Sat Apr 14, 2018 4:09 pm

Rocker wrote:Callahan hurt. Looks like a shoulder injury to me



Sucks. Hope it’s not serious.
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Re: ***OFFICIAL Tampa Bay Lightning 2017-18 NHL Season Threa

Postby Buc2 » Sat Apr 14, 2018 4:19 pm

Jersey hasn’t played bad. But the Bolts have made them pay for every mistake and penalty they’ve made.
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Re: ***OFFICIAL Tampa Bay Lightning 2017-18 NHL Season Threa

Postby Commander Bubbles » Sat Apr 14, 2018 4:29 pm

The fact that we got McDonagh and Miller in that Namestikov trade is ridiculous! Miller is a beast.

Yzerman has to be the best GM in the league.
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Re: ***OFFICIAL Tampa Bay Lightning 2017-18 NHL Season Threa

Postby theBKwhopper » Sat Apr 14, 2018 4:49 pm

Can't let them back in this game. We need a goal.
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Re: ***OFFICIAL Tampa Bay Lightning 2017-18 NHL Season Threa

Postby Commander Bubbles » Sat Apr 14, 2018 4:50 pm

theBKwhopper wrote:Can't let them back in this game. We need a goal.



Agreed. NJ has the momentum right now.
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Re: ***OFFICIAL Tampa Bay Lightning 2017-18 NHL Season Threa

Postby Buc2 » Sat Apr 14, 2018 4:55 pm

4 minutes to go. Devils playing desperate as they should be. Bolts doing nothing on offense this entire period outside of the first 2-3 minutes.
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Re: ***OFFICIAL Tampa Bay Lightning 2017-18 NHL Season Threa

Postby theBKwhopper » Sat Apr 14, 2018 4:57 pm

I can't even see the puck.
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Re: ***OFFICIAL Tampa Bay Lightning 2017-18 NHL Season Threa

Postby Commander Bubbles » Sat Apr 14, 2018 4:58 pm

theBKwhopper wrote:I can't even see the puck.


Hopefully it’s overturned!
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Re: ***OFFICIAL Tampa Bay Lightning 2017-18 NHL Season Threa

Postby Buc2 » Sat Apr 14, 2018 4:59 pm

Wharf Rat wrote:
theBKwhopper wrote:I can't even see the puck.


Hopefully it’s overturned!

Hopefully not!
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Re: ***OFFICIAL Tampa Bay Lightning 2017-18 NHL Season Threa

Postby theBKwhopper » Sat Apr 14, 2018 4:59 pm

Call on ice is no goal. Hopefully it stands
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Re: ***OFFICIAL Tampa Bay Lightning 2017-18 NHL Season Threa

Postby theBKwhopper » Sat Apr 14, 2018 5:00 pm

Yes!
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Re: ***OFFICIAL Tampa Bay Lightning 2017-18 NHL Season Threa

Postby theBKwhopper » Sat Apr 14, 2018 5:08 pm

Did this commentator just say the Devils have been the more physical team? Is he watching the same game?
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Re: ***OFFICIAL Tampa Bay Lightning 2017-18 NHL Season Threa

Postby Buc2 » Sat Apr 14, 2018 5:09 pm

theBKwhopper wrote:Did this commentator just say the Devils have been the more physical team? Is he watching the same game?

I was thinking the exact same thing.
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Re: ***OFFICIAL Tampa Bay Lightning 2017-18 NHL Season Threa

Postby Buc2 » Sat Apr 14, 2018 5:11 pm

Big win there.
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Re: ***OFFICIAL Tampa Bay Lightning 2017-18 NHL Season Threa

Postby theBKwhopper » Sat Apr 14, 2018 5:12 pm

Good job Bolts!
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Re: ***OFFICIAL Tampa Bay Lightning 2017-18 NHL Season Threa

Postby Commander Bubbles » Sat Apr 14, 2018 5:13 pm

Awesome win!!

Vasy had a nice game. Stopped 41/44 shots.
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Re: ***OFFICIAL Tampa Bay Lightning 2017-18 NHL Season Threa

Postby Commander Bubbles » Sat Apr 14, 2018 5:14 pm

Buc2 wrote:
Wharf Rat wrote:
Hopefully it’s overturned!

Hopefully not!



Haha you’re right. It looked like they called it a goal.
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Re: ***OFFICIAL Tampa Bay Lightning 2017-18 NHL Season Threa

Postby theBKwhopper » Sat Apr 14, 2018 5:15 pm

Wharf Rat wrote:
Buc2 wrote:Hopefully not!



Haha you’re right. It looked like they called it a goal.

Yeah, the scoreboard called it a goal and the Devils were celebrating. But, the refs were waving it off the whole time.
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Re: ***OFFICIAL Tampa Bay Lightning 2017-18 NHL Season Threa

Postby theBKwhopper » Sat Apr 14, 2018 5:16 pm

Killorn and Johnny are playoff warriors
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Re: ***OFFICIAL Tampa Bay Lightning 2017-18 NHL Season Threa

Postby Commander Bubbles » Sat Apr 14, 2018 5:18 pm

theBKwhopper wrote:Killorn and Johnny are playoff warriors


No doubt about it. They’re clutch in the playoffs.
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Re: ***OFFICIAL Tampa Bay Lightning 2017-18 NHL Season Threa

Postby Jason Bourne » Sat Apr 14, 2018 5:25 pm

Wharf Rat wrote:
theBKwhopper wrote:Killorn and Johnny are playoff warriors


No doubt about it. They’re clutch in the playoffs.
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Re: ***OFFICIAL Tampa Bay Lightning 2017-18 NHL Season Threa

Postby Rocker » Sat Apr 14, 2018 6:02 pm

My takeaways:

Playoff Killorn justifies his price tag.

The new triplets line is really ****ing good.

Yanni Gourde is like the energizer bunny hopped up on PCP, meth, and uncut cocaine. Dude is everywhere.

Kuch is enjoyable and frustrating to watch, in equal measures.

Vasy's reaction time is utterly ridiculous.

Miller straight up bodied Lovejoy all game long, and that "penalty" was the refs feeling bad for him.


State of the series in a sentence: Good wins on home ice have given us a nice lead, but heading into Devils territory; I expect a lot more physical play where a breakaway could determine the final outcome. (News at 11)
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