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JayJayDean Scrapple Level: 124 Posts: 489/4682 EXP: 21364971 For next: 471691 Since: 2.1.02 From: Seattle, WA Since last post: 4 days Last activity: 20 hours
Y!: # 1 Posted on 16.7.03 1722.05 Reposted on: 16.7.10 1729.01 New season will feature first outdoor game Montreal at Edmonton, Commonwealth Stadium, Nov. 22 (edited by JayJayDean on 16.7.03 1524) Promote this thread!
Keeper Italian Moderator Level: 35 Posts: 73/245 EXP: 254061 For next: 25877 Since: 1.3.02 From: Worcester, MA Since last post: 160 days Last activity: 5 hours # 2 Posted on 16.7.03 1725.56 Reposted on: 16.7.10 1729.05 Actually, there was a thread about this about a month ago. Click Here
Omar Padilla Chourico Level: 37 Posts: 149/284 EXP: 319153 For next: 19103 Since: 3.1.02 Since last post: 610 days Last activity: 609 days # 3 Posted on 17.7.03 0611.59 Reposted on: 17.7.10 0613.46 Yeah, but that thread has been closed. This event, of course, would only work in Canada. Having said that and knowing the atrocity that is NHL coverage in the States...I'm hoping that even ESPN can see that this game should be televised here in the States.
fuelinjected Banger Level: 96 Posts: 1298/2679 EXP: 8948657 For next: 40162 Since: 12.10.02 From: Canada Since last post: 3032 days Last activity: 3032 days # 4 Posted on 19.7.03 2135.38 Reposted on: 19.7.10 2136.11 They showed a dry run of the rink setup in Commonwealth stadium. If it all comes off as expected with 50,000 some fans attending, it's gonna be quite the spectacle.
Gugs Bierwurst Level: 83 Posts: 399/1857 EXP: 5222926 For next: 209318 Since: 9.7.02 From: Sleep (That's where I'm a viking) Since last post: 288 days Last activity: 2 days
Y!: # 5 Posted on 21.7.03 0324.25 Reposted on: 21.7.10 0328.23 I hope this works. If the NHL can get some outdoor games in, even if it's in East German Snot, Saskatchewan, it'll be great for attendance and ratings, just to spice things up. Of course, it's mroe likely that the ice will melt, or that it'll snow, or that something else simply awful will happen.
The Goon Boudin blanc Moderator Level: 93 Posts: 511/2408 EXP: 7880182 For next: 172658 Since: 2.1.02 From: Calgary, Alberta, Canada Since last post: 2 days Last activity: 1 day # 6 Posted on 21.7.03 2209.59 Reposted on: 21.7.10 2211.03 Are any of the Western Canadian weiners planning on going? I am moving to Calgary in Sept so I'm thinking this game would be worth the drive to Edmonton, just for the spectacle of it all.
Bullitt Shot in the dark Level: 84 Posts: 800/1912 EXP: 5569988 For next: 91988 Since: 11.1.02 From: Houston Since last post: 294 days Last activity: 294 days # 7 Posted on 21.7.03 2217.59 Reposted on: 21.7.10 2229.03 Originally posted by The Goon Are any of the Western Canadian weiners planning on going? I am moving to Calgary in Sept so I'm thinking this game would be worth the drive to Edmonton, just for the spectacle of it all. We're actually trying to get a crew from here in Calgary to head up. As much as Edmonton both sucks and blows, it should be a blast.
Omar Padilla Chourico Level: 37 Posts: 156/284 EXP: 319153 For next: 19103 Since: 3.1.02 Since last post: 610 days Last activity: 609 days # 8 Posted on 22.7.03 0352.21 Reposted on: 22.7.10 0354.09 If you all do make the trip....can you tell us all how much fun you had? Please?
canucklover Pickled pork Level: 30 Posts: 118/184 EXP: 162756 For next: 3115 Since: 16.7.02 From: Vancouver, BC Since last post: 3228 days Last activity: 2846 days # 9 Posted on 22.7.03 1108.13 Reposted on: 22.7.10 1115.14 I'll be going for sure. So far it looks like a group of about six of my friends will be making the trip over the Rockies. Should be an absolute blast...outdoors, 50,000 in attendance, and Gretzky plays his first oldtimers game.
The Thrill Banger Level: 99 Posts: 511/2780 EXP: 9660582 For next: 339453 Since: 16.4.02 From: Green Bay, WI Since last post: 11 days Last activity: 6 days # 10 Posted on 23.7.03 0855.42 Reposted on: 23.7.10 0856.00 FINALLY...the Goodyear Blimp can be used for aerials of a hockey game! This has got to be progress for the human race at some level.
Hurricane Chaurice Level: 5 Posts: 4/4 EXP: 498 For next: 31 Since: 16.7.03 Since last post: 3880 days Last activity: 3862 days # 11 Posted on 23.7.03 0924.12 Reposted on: 23.7.10 0925.33 Very Cool Indeed. And that ariel shot would be awsome, this could be the game of the year.
Broncolanche Sujuk Level: 63 Posts: 57/1008 EXP: 2006545 For next: 90618 Since: 2.6.03 From: Littleton, CO Since last post: 934 days Last activity: 186 days # 12 Posted on 23.7.03 1033.49 Reposted on: 23.7.10 1033.59 Originally posted by Hurricane Very Cool Indeed. And that ariel shot would be awsome, this could be the game of the year. Unless it ends in a scoreless tie.
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