krob1000Member since November 12, 2007
Habs fan since: Conception
Favorite current player: Galchellerubban
All-time favorite player: Lafleur/Naslund
- Comment on Habs’ Desharnais shoots 88 at Royal Montreal (2014-07-22 16:51:00)
I admit I like some of their articles..I find myself there more with HIO pretty well asleep in the summer...and I view those stats like any others. I do like the usage stats and matchups,etc. I view the shots and possession stats like I view plus minus....there are so many other factors tat go into them...I still reference plus minus at times. I think wen someone see Josh Gorges they see all those heroic blocked shots...but they ignore all those pucks dumped away and chanced to advance the puck missed. The key to hockey alaytics will be decision making...this can be done through video review but the time to do it league wide would be crazy.
- Comment on Habs’ Desharnais shoots 88 at Royal Montreal (2014-07-22 16:28:12)
The idea of finding value per dollar is and should be the most important factor in a cap era. how they determine that value? that is the magic question.....I believe the key is in determining who makes the best decisions so the general idea of possession is of value...but the curentmeans of measurement (w e are privy to anyway)...are IMO not really doing the trick.
- Comment on Habs’ Desharnais shoots 88 at Royal Montreal (2014-07-22 16:11:50)
Nope....and he had the best lies, the best playing partner and he wouldn't let the talented center who was in the group behind him play through while he was off chasing his errant drives.His short game is good though. His average of 3.5 on par 3's was very good for someone of his caliber and he played with a lot of heart in the the playoff holes. His playing partner said he was the best partner he ever golfed with though ...helped him through some rough Patches.
- Comment on Habs’ Desharnais shoots 88 at Royal Montreal (2014-07-22 14:03:04)
For anyone with Kids....."Chuck" in Are we done yet was pretty good.
- Comment on Habs’ Desharnais shoots 88 at Royal Montreal (2014-07-22 13:59:14)
We'll wake you up when September ends...see many of your recent posts are sleeping sounds.
- Comment on Habs’ Desharnais shoots 88 at Royal Montreal (2014-07-22 13:51:15)
Willie Mays Hayes and Pedro Cerrano in Major League....always liked that movie...wasn't as good as I rememberd it when I showed my kids but man I loved that movie when I was younger. The bad Sheriff guy in the Costner Robin Hood
- Comment on Habs’ Desharnais shoots 88 at Royal Montreal (2014-07-22 13:44:14)
lol...I was going to mention Brad Pitt in True Romance (one of my favourite movies ever!!..only to find that was your choice....the bad guy in that was good too...Drexel. The entire family in The Fighter ...Dickie and the whole fam for that matter The guy Brad Pitt played in 12 monkeys Peschi in Good Fellas Castor Troy and his brother in Faceoff I also like the butler guy in Mr. Deeds..."I feel you undersetimate the sneakiness..." Agent Smith in Matrix There are a ton of these kind of characters in Adam Sandler movies Nadia, Stiffler, Stiffler's Mom!!!
- Comment on Habs’ Desharnais shoots 88 at Royal Montreal (2014-07-22 13:05:39)
I can't remember ever seeing a street soccer game either! Any of the roads in those poorer counrties taht are paved...are extremely, extremely busy
- Comment on Habs’ Desharnais shoots 88 at Royal Montreal (2014-07-22 12:52:21)
all about accessibility in the highly populated countries. That is like saying the world prefers eating rice to cheeseburgers because more people eat rice.
- Comment on Habs’ Desharnais shoots 88 at Royal Montreal (2014-07-22 12:45:18)
In fairness those opinions and the balance on taht topic are what you like when the discussions are about hockey...but you have an issue when people dislike soccer? You too are bias....we all are....but I often hear that the same people in here will not be looking forward to The Habs vs FLA ro the HAbs vs NJ for similar reasons. People also get excited to a ton of other things...but I thought he discussion on soccer, baseball, golf was fine...there was equal amounts of Soccer is better than Baseball or Golf as there was Hockey is better than soccer. I can definitely say that of the people I know who play both...the great majority prefer hockey both to play but especially to watch. Most guys i know who played both hockey and soccer and still play mens league soccer don't watch any more of the World Cup then I do...they definitely watch way more hockey than soccer.