Found January 09, 2013 on
Days of Y'Orr:
Columbus Blue Jackets
It felt like forever since I last wrote this article. We've been through a lot since I wrote this last year, but let's first take a look at last year's predictions.
Tuukka Rask will finish the year as the starting goal tender
Zdeno Chara wins the Norris
Tyler Seguin scores 25+ goals this year
Milan Lucic DOES NOT score 20+ goals this year
Bruins win the East with 103 points
Well, I ended the year with one absolute prediction. Seguin scored 29 goals last year, leading the Bruins in that category. I was close on Chara winning the Norris as he was nominated (and debatable should have won) and the Bruins finished second in the East with 102 points. I was off on the Rask one and the Lucic one as well. Rask didn't end the year as the starting goalie and Lucic scored 26 goals, so 1-2-2. I'm the Columbus Blue Jackets of predictions. So lets take a shot at five new predictions for this shortened, 48 game season:
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BEST OF MAXIM
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Boston Bruins star Tyler Seguin is young, rich, and a Stanley Cup champion. He's very successful and talented on the ice, but when it comes to cleaning your house, he's pretty awful at it.
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Tyler Seguin netted 29 goals in 81 games last season, but Bruins fans are hoping the young sniper can get close to — if not past — that number again this season, despite just 48 games expected to be on the B’s busy schedule.
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Photoshopped picture from the Swiss magazine BlickNBC SportsBoston Bruins forward Tyler Seguin has angrily denied a report claiming he left his apartment in “shambles” upon leaving Swiss club HC Biel.“I was blown away with everything. I thought it was very unprofessional,” Seguin said, courtesy CSNNE. “I don’t want to talk about it too much, but everything [in the report...
It's officially Tuukka time. Tim Thomas' decision to sit out the 2012-2013 season has removed any controversy in the Bruins net minding department.Rask, 25 is done being a back-up and is ready to be an everyday starter in the NHL. Tuukka has waited patiently for the last two years while Thomas dominated time in the crease.Tuukka-mania began in the 2009-2010 season when the...
The NHL is moving closer to getting back on the ice, and that’s good news — especially for some players who might be running low on laundry.
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“Seggy’s stock just went down,”...
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