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Afternoon Line- Alexei Kovalev

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Hootinani's avatar

Much of the skill has been drained out of the game, to be sure.  And the more teams you add, the more watered down it will get.

Posted by Hootinani from the parade following Babs out of town on 08/08/18 at 01:06 PM ET

Temo's avatar

Coach the game you want to see, Alex.

Posted by Temo from La Capital, Míchígán on 08/08/18 at 02:05 PM ET

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I can’t tell you how much I don’t give a damn what any former NHLer thinks of the current game.

Posted by CharDeeMacDennis on 08/08/18 at 02:16 PM ET

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yes it often is excruciating to watch. the playoffs were more exciting, to be sure. but, i do recall watching one game in which there wasn’t a shot for over ten minutes. just get it into the zone, then grind on the boards. and the goaltending by committee is so frustrating as well. i’ve mostly tuned out over the past couple years because the game is as bad as it is. i’m sure i’m not the only lifelong fan who doesn’t really appreciate where the game is now.

Posted by tbuhg on 08/08/18 at 03:33 PM ET

Tripwire32's avatar

Yeah, pretty much what he said.

Posted by Tripwire32 from Kay He Mar Heart on 08/08/18 at 05:26 PM ET

sam_hell's avatar

Exactly what he said, only Igor Larionov said it first - https://www.theplayerstribune.com/en-us/articles/miracle-on-ice-hockey-russia

Posted by sam_hell on 08/09/18 at 12:12 AM ET

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