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JayJayDean Scrapple Level: 122 Posts: 489/4598 EXP: 20107999 For next: 530073 Since: 2.1.02 From: Seattle, WA Since last post: 19 hours Last activity: 8 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: 34 Posts: 73/244 EXP: 244081 For next: 9573 Since: 1.3.02 From: Worcester, MA Since last post: 28 days Last activity: 2 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: 308643 For next: 29613 Since: 3.1.02 Since last post: 322 days Last activity: 321 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: 95 Posts: 1298/2679 EXP: 8633667 For next: 34971 Since: 12.10.02 From: Canada Since last post: 2744 days Last activity: 2744 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: 82 Posts: 399/1857 EXP: 5043254 For next: 165995 Since: 9.7.02 From: Sleep (That's where I'm a viking) Since last post: 12 hours Last activity: 12 hours
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: 91 Posts: 511/2342 EXP: 7309570 For next: 159371 Since: 2.1.02 From: Calgary, Alberta, Canada Since last post: 9 days Last activity: 22 hours # 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: 83 Posts: 800/1912 EXP: 5386224 For next: 46020 Since: 11.1.02 From: Houston Since last post: 6 days Last activity: 6 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: 308643 For next: 29613 Since: 3.1.02 Since last post: 322 days Last activity: 321 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: 157147 For next: 8724 Since: 16.7.02 From: Vancouver, BC Since last post: 2940 days Last activity: 2558 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: 97 Posts: 511/2759 EXP: 9229217 For next: 88141 Since: 16.4.02 From: Green Bay, WI Since last post: 3 days Last activity: 2 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: 479 For next: 50 Since: 16.7.03 Since last post: 3592 days Last activity: 3574 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: 62 Posts: 57/1008 EXP: 1931635 For next: 53062 Since: 2.6.03 From: Littleton, CO Since last post: 646 days Last activity: 582 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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