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Old 07-07-2008, 06:00 PM   #16 (permalink)
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The Penguins didn't feature two other All Stars, one being a top 5-10 player in the league.
Mario Lemieux? Evgeni Malkin?

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You seem to equate making the playoffs with some meteoric rise. Milwaukee and Chicago weren't that far out last year, and both teams added an impact player to their starting line up. Miami was way out, but they were playing without their two best players for the majority of the year.
Milwaukee and Chicago weren't that far out? Dude, they were 2 of the 3 worst teams in the league, one of that was actually THE worst.

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He never said any of those teams will for sure make the playoffs. he said, going into the season, that there are plenty of teams fighting for the bottom playoff spots in the East.

He's absolutely right about that.
Well obviously there are going to be teams fighting for a playoff spot. It doesn't take a genius to figure that out.
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