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  1. I see the bright lights
    It's the month of July

  2. Vegas could almost have a sports bet related to how many pages the Miller trade topic will have by September at this point 

    1. NewbieCanuckFan


      Saw the topic and who posted it and randomly thought of this...




  3. Blues won their first cup and their fans are still crying over the Calder. Amazing. 

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    2. 6string


      Nah ya dinnit....18W

    3. kingofsurrey


      Their fans are singing the Blues.....


    4. Ghostsof1915


      I'm sure they can drown those tears drinking from the Stanley Cup. 

  4. Toronto's team won and I'm happy for them. I feel dirty. 

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    2. brilac


      I'm happy that Toronto has a team they can cheer for!  That's great! 

    3. canucklehead44


      Raptors aren't Toronto's team, they are Canada's team. We the North!

    4. 6string


      Lot of Laker, Blazer and when Seattle returns fans in BC.

  5. Now that I've had time to think about it I enjoyed the Caps winning more. Don't get me wrong, I'm glad the Blues won but the Caps win meant more to me. 

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    2. Wilbur


      It was a lot easier to live vicariously through OV than any of the Blues so I get where you're coming from.  Not that any of the Blues wanted it or battled less than OV but he wore his heart on his sleeve all the time.  It was a lot of fun to watch.

    3. -AJ-


      I really wanted OV to win it. The Caps winning it was probably the happiest I've been for a Cup winner in a long time.

    4. Coconuts


      For real though, the combination of wanting OV to win it all and wanting Vegas to not win in their first season was a lot for this final to live up to. Blues did well and it was nice seeing Boston lose but it wasn't the same. Caps winning was the happiest I've been with a cup winner since the Wings in 08. 

  6. The cream of the crop! Nobody does it better! 

  7. I left your house this morning
    'Bout a quarter after nine
    Coulda been the Willie Nelson
    Coulda been the wine

    1. debluvscanucks


      Such a beautiful song...Gord's voice shone through with so much sincerity and warmth.

    2. C.A. Nux

      C.A. Nux

      THE best Hip song imo.

      That night in Toronto.....

    3. Coconuts


      It always make me a little sad when I hear the Hip on the radio, knowing that he's gone. 

  8. That Stars/Blues game though. Goddamn. 

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    2. Ossi Vaananen

      Ossi Vaananen

      fantastic. I want Robert Thomas so damn bad. (for this team, not in a sexual way)

    3. Coconuts


      It's amazing the Stars got that far considering how they played in periods 2/3. Bishop was a wall, I feel bad for him. Happy the Blues won though! 

    4. Drive-By Body Pierce

      Drive-By Body Pierce

      Fun times for all!!! ...except Ben Bishop.

  9. Trivium covered Type O Negative. My day is made. 


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    2. NewbieCanuckFan


      I came in this thread expecting to see Chickens taking off their clothes!:mad:

    3. TNucks1
    4. TNucks1


      the good kind 8 bucks!

  11. The Calder race next season is gonna be a doozy. Two Hughes brothers, Makar, Kakko and who knows who else could step up. 

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    2. Coconuts


      Haha, if Demko ends up getting Calder consideration the Canucks will be in a very good place 

    3. coastal.view


      joulevi is eligible for consideration as well

      (as are many other young prospects in the canuck's system)

    4. Jimmy McGill

      Jimmy McGill

      might be the best rookie class ever. 

  12. 10th overall pick

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    2. Fateless


      @Jimmy McGill - I really don't think Soderstrom is the BPA at 10OA. I believe he's closer to the 12-15 range. I'd rather us take one of the forwards anticipated to go in the top 10 unless we want to trade up for Byram.

    3. Jimmy McGill

      Jimmy McGill

      @Fateless I am picking a little bit for need, that true, but aren't you worried a bit that some of those USNDP guys might be a little over-rated? but I guess it all depends on which F falls to 10.... a lot of mock drafts have Broberg going in the top 10 so we might have a great F falls to us. Who do you like at 10 instead? 

    4. Coconuts


      I'm trying not to get my hopes up for anyone, I'm just extremely curious to see if anybody falls you know? Won't be another Hughes scenario with us at 10 but maybe a few teams go off the board? 

  13. MacKinnon might just drag Colorado past Calgary, goddamn.

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    2. Coconuts


      I picked the Lightning in my hockey pool, ain't looking good now. As for Mac, he's ridiculously fast and agile too.

    3. Jaku


      Mac is a beast. I feel like he's overlooked a lot. Absolute workhorse with skill to burn. One of the most exciting players to watch these playoffs.

    4. Nuck1991


      the all crucial game 3 goes to colorado. lol i would love to see calgary get knocked off 

  14. Tampa wtf

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    2. SabreFan1


      I'm usually half decent at picking playoff series winners, but I did not see this coming at all.  I figured at best, CBJ would win maybe the 4th game after Tampa Bay took the first 3.


      5-1 CBJ in the second game.  I wouldn't have even bet that at 10-1 odds.

    3. Toews


      I disagree with the people that say that this is a team that burnt itself out trying to win the President's trophy. I would say its the other way around, they haven't played a meaningful game in like a month +. CBJ has been fighting for their lives, being pushed right to the end for a playoff spot. Sometimes its just about who gets hot. I am not counting the Lightning out yet though.

    4. Coconuts


      If anyone can win 4/5 it's Tampa but they're in tough. Teams rarely come back from 0-2. They don't look like the same team and Columbus has played them tough. Second game Tampa got rolled over.

  15. Selling rune scimmy

  16. It wasn't Edmonton, that's still a win in my books. Disappointed but not surprised.

    1. Jimmy McGill

      Jimmy McGill

      I'm with you on that. It actually turned out pretty good from a competition pov for us, we don't have to deal with Jack or Kak on Edmonton, LA or Colorado. 


      I'm hoping for RHD Soderstrom 

    2. Coconuts


      I'm surprised LA didn't get a top 3 pick tbh

  17. つ ◕_◕ ༽つ ANYONE BUT EDMONTON ༼ つ ◕_◕ ༽つ 

  18. Anyone but Edmonton, anyone but Edmonton. Come on hockey gods.

    1. Jimmy McGill

      Jimmy McGill

      its OK if it goes that way, we know Edmonton will screw it up 


      I did a search on "black hole" this morning to find the release of the 1st picture ever of a black hole, and an article on the Oilers came up :lol:

    2. Coconuts


      I know, but I'll break my heart


      The only thing the modern Oilers are good at winning is top 3 picks

    3. SabreFan1


      If the Sabres win it this year, people are going to start saying, "anyone except the Oilers or the Sabres".  :lol:

  19. つ ◕_◕ ༽つ CANUCKS LOTTERY BALL TAKE MY ENERGY ༼ つ ◕_◕ ༽つ 

  20. つ ◕_◕ ༽つ CANUCKS LOTTERY BALL TAKE MY ENERGY ༼ つ ◕_◕ ༽つ 

    1. coastal.view


      are you sure you are doing this right?

      does the ball need to fall ? or rise ?


      if it needs to fall shouldn't we be depleting the ball of energy?

      so it falls to the bottom faster then the other ones ?

      i'm curious.. i think someone needs to research this issue


  21. Let's just see what tomorrow brings

    1. King Heffy

      King Heffy

      Even if we lose, I trust Benning to get us something good.  Remember when the sky was falling the last 2 drafts and we got Petey and Hughes?

    2. Coconuts


      There's definitely gonna be good players in the range we pick wherever that ends up being. Who knows who falls in the draft or who goes off the board? Going into last year's draft nobody thought Hughes would fall to us. Petey was robbery by Benning, he clearly knew what he was after given how things have played out.

  22. #ChurchofPettersson

    1. 112


      And above the firmament that was over their heads was the likeness of a throne, as the appearance of a sapphire stone: and upon the likeness of the throne was the likeness as the appearance of a man above upon it.

  23. And so I cry sometimes
    when I'm lying in bed as offseason reality settles in my head

    1. brilac


      I'm thinking about next Season.  Neither of my teams are making the Playoffs.  Maybe I am sour about this.  And Toronto is beating Montreal, so that's not nice.  Oh I'm taking that back, it's tied now at 2:31 mins left. 

  24. Chicago won!

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    2. Pears


      @112 Most expensive 4th line ever

    3. Coconuts


      Winning with the teams ahead of winning would be great too, Anaheim's would have to win both games and we'd have to lose both and Edmonton has been losing in spectacular fashion lately. Mind you with our last two games being against Nashville and St Louis there's a solid chance we lose both anyway. They're still jockeying for playoff position and wanna go in on a high note.

    4. NewbieCanuckFan


      @Stamkos. “I’m not going to lie, but my dream scenario”.....Involves two blonde women and then.....I’ll stop right there as this is a family friendly board.:P