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If the Canucks miss the playoffs, will you boycott the team next year?


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Poll: If the Canucks miss the playoffs, will you boycott the team next year? (270 member(s) have cast votes)

If the Canucks miss the playoffs, will you boycott the team next year?

  1. Yes (11 votes [4.09%])

    Percentage of vote: 4.09%

  2. Voted No (258 votes [95.91%])

    Percentage of vote: 95.91%

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#1 DonaldBrashear

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Posted 11 March 2013 - 03:35 PM

I am wondering how many people will choose to not watch the Canucks next year if they miss the playoffs this year. Have we become a city that expects the team to make the playoffs every year without any hiccups? Is that realistic of us to expect? I have heard people ragging on the canucks lately saying they suck... it doesn't seem like this city likes losing very much.
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#2 gmen81

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Posted 11 March 2013 - 03:37 PM

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Ya thats what a fan is all about. Stop cheering for them the moment they start to struggle. I think I should start cheering for Toronto now.
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Posted 11 March 2013 - 03:37 PM

Why would anyone boycott the team? We aren't entitled to make the playoffs every year. If that's the expectation then good riddance.
Such a spoiled fan base. Jesus.
A lot of this anger is frustration driven. We've been outstanding for a few years, and have forgotten what it's like to struggle. Doubt I'll stop watching my team because of that.

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#4 CanuckianOne

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Posted 11 March 2013 - 03:39 PM

Absolutely not.
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Posted 11 March 2013 - 03:39 PM

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A little bit extreme for missing the playoffs one year don't you think? Welcome to sports, sometimes your team doesn't play well. Life goes on.
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Posted 11 March 2013 - 03:39 PM

No, I wouldn't be happy and want changes but there were a number of years they didn't make it and I'm still a fan.
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#7 Pears

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Posted 11 March 2013 - 03:41 PM

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In my eyes drouin is overrated he can score in the qmjhl but did nothing in last two gold medal games that canada lost. Fox will be better pro than him talk to me in five yrs

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Posted 11 March 2013 - 03:43 PM

Sigh
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Posted 11 March 2013 - 03:43 PM

Lol if people don't boycott after lockouts, why would they after 'meh' seasons?
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Posted 11 March 2013 - 03:44 PM

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So basically, all your really doing with this thread is a defining what a bandwagon fan is.
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Posted 11 March 2013 - 03:46 PM

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The only way I stop following the Canucks is if I die.
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Posted 11 March 2013 - 03:46 PM

I wouldn't be happy. But boycotting wouldn't really enter the equation.

If they did something like rebuild with a despicable team culture like Messier / Keenan, then I might boycott. But it wouldn't be based on wins and losses.
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#13 kassians_fist

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Posted 11 March 2013 - 03:46 PM

No, that's not what real fans do. You cheer for your team through good and bad times.
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Posted 11 March 2013 - 03:47 PM

:sick:NO, That would be bandwagoning, when a team is doing good cheer for them, when their not stop being a fan

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Posted 11 March 2013 - 03:49 PM

I sure hope the Canucks start stringing together a few wins to put an end to these ridiculous threads.
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Posted 11 March 2013 - 03:49 PM

What the actual hell kind of topic is this? What kind of ****** fan would boycott a team for not making the playoffs? I think I speak for the majority of people here when I say that I don't care if the Canucks miss the playoffs for the next 25 years. I will always be a Canuck fan.

It's this kind of crap that gives Canuck fans a bad reputation. Boycotting because your team misses the playoffs? What the ****.
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Posted 11 March 2013 - 03:50 PM

Nope. Only bandwaggoners would do that
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Posted 11 March 2013 - 03:54 PM

missing the playoffs is in this teams best interests.
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Posted 11 March 2013 - 03:54 PM

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Posted 11 March 2013 - 03:56 PM

Haha, this city doesn't like losing much, but I was born/raised here and this is the best team I've seen. :) If I could hang in through the really bad years, why on Earth would I pack it in now? Nope, I'm a lifer...Lions and Canucks. Like my air and water.
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Posted 11 March 2013 - 03:56 PM

The definition of a "BAND WAGON FAN" right here.

Just fu*king ridiculous...
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#22 JPizzle

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Posted 11 March 2013 - 03:59 PM

The definition of a "BAND WAGON FAN" right here.

Just fu*king ridiculous...

nail on the head
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Posted 11 March 2013 - 03:59 PM

I'll be surprised if there is even a single yes vote.

A lot of posters on CDC tend to overreact to losses, but they're still fans who care about the team and would never desert them, even if they miss the playoffs.
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Posted 11 March 2013 - 04:06 PM

:lol: Boycott the team? That's a good one.
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Posted 11 March 2013 - 04:06 PM

I've spent decades -- since day 1 of the franchise -- cheering for the Canucks when they piled up losing season after losing season. If anyone boycotts the team after one awful year, maybe it's time they boycott life after something relatively insignificant (and inevitable) happens to them in the wider world, too.
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Posted 11 March 2013 - 04:08 PM

Boycott the team??? what kind of fans do you take us for? It will certainly suck, but I dont think any fan would boycott the team...
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Posted 11 March 2013 - 04:11 PM

Haha, this city doesn't like losing much, but I was born/raised here and this is the best team I've seen. :) If I could hang in through the really bad years, why on Earth would I pack it in now? Nope, I'm a lifer...Lions and Canucks. Like my air and water.

exactly, I would be surprised if 5% of the votes say they won't watch next year..and those folks would be lying, haha.
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Posted 11 March 2013 - 04:14 PM

Whenever they play well i won't boycott. And whenever they aren't playing well i will

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Posted 11 March 2013 - 04:35 PM

Yes, in fact. Here ye, here ye... let it be known by this decree that if indeed, the Vancouver Canucks do not make the playoffs, there shall be absolutely no attendance to any future games by any man or woman. Furthermore, there shall be zero viewers ever watching any future broadcasts.

Go troll somewhere else idiot
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Posted 11 March 2013 - 04:38 PM

Glad to see a 100% vote. Go Canucks Go! Through thick and thin!
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