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#1 SDS

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 10:05 AM

Timmy is obviously yesterday's news... Any suggestions?

I'm sure this one will be a highly focused, serious discussion. :rolleyes:

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 10:07 AM

Moulson if he signs a five year contract :P

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 10:09 AM

It should be something that makes people want to change/customize their avatar immediately. This comes to mind...

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 10:10 AM

I would suggest Tim Murray, but given his popularity on this board everyone would change.

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 10:10 AM

Regier, Leino, Gary Bettman, Brett Hull, the nose of either Lucic or Marchand, or a Bruins logo.

Edited by Assquatch, 01 July 2014 - 10:19 AM.


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Posted 01 July 2014 - 10:11 AM

Just make it a Sabres sweater with a "C" on it. Those are changed constantly.

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 10:11 AM

I kind of miss the old shadow guy.

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 10:13 AM

Do we want it to be current, or simply much more recent than Timmy? If the latter, I'd imagine I won't be the only person to nominate Leino or Regier. If it has to be somebody currently with the team, I'm going with the much-hated Drew Stafford.

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 10:13 AM

A certain military attack vehicle.

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 10:14 AM

...or you could immortalize Ryan Vinz...

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 10:15 AM

With some of the great photoshops we've had done around here, I bet we could make a contest out of this.

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 10:17 AM

How about a two face type image, half Ville Leino, half Darcy Regier.

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 10:19 AM

Why do we keep avoiding Ville Leino?

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 10:20 AM

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Get Ville-fied!

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 10:21 AM

How about Ville's face photoshopped onto a pair of dog's balls?

Edited by X. Benedict, 01 July 2014 - 10:21 AM.


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Posted 01 July 2014 - 10:22 AM

Leino, pimpin aint easy
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and yes Derek Roy was one of his b*tches

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 10:22 AM

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Since some people never change them, I'd rather have something that doesn't annoy me every time I have to look at it.

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 10:24 AM

It should be something that makes people want to change/customize their avatar immediately. This comes to mind...

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Why do we keep avoiding Ville Leino?

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These 2 are gold, Jerry gold.

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 10:27 AM

How about a Sabres puck?

Then we can call tell people to be nice to the new pucks.

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 10:32 AM

Battista

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 10:34 AM

How about a photo of a ferret next to a weasel? The caption could read, 'then Darcy said to Gary ...'

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 10:39 AM

Leino, pimpin aint easy
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and yes Derek Roy was one of his b*tches


Leino looks like one of Michonne's ######, actually.

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 11:01 AM

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#24 Whiskey Bottle of Emotion

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 11:06 AM

I'm willing to taunt the hockey gods Lieutenant Dan style.

Make it:

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#25 dEnnis the Menace

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 11:10 AM

Why do we keep avoiding Ville Leino?

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this haha

#26 X. Benedict

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 11:18 AM

I'm willing to taunt the hockey gods Lieutenant Dan style.

Make it:

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Just don't salute me, we got snipers just waiting to grease me.

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 11:24 AM

These 2 are gold, Jerry gold.


Can we put them next to each other?

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 11:27 AM

Since some people never change them, I'd rather have something that doesn't annoy me every time I have to look at it.




Righto. The people who plan to stick around tend to change their avatar pretty early after joining. The 1 & 2 post posters will never change it anyway.


I guess though you can make it a Bills logo so all the TBD posters feel more welcome to stop by. :)

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 11:30 AM

It should be something that makes people want to change/customize their avatar immediately. This comes to mind...

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^^^^ This gets my vote!

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 11:36 AM

i think going with leino is appropriate. using timmay was a good call. leino is the heir to that throne (of lies).

the photoshop work above of GM TM and the godfather is outstanding. that can't be the default avatar because, as someone else noted, everyone would want it.

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 11:49 AM

i think going with leino is appropriate. using timmay was a good call. leino is the heir to that throne (of lies).

the photoshop work above of GM TM and the godfather is outstanding. that can't be the default avatar because, as someone else noted, everyone would want it.


He's making an offer you can't refuse.

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 11:53 AM

Leino

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 12:01 PM

Mike Milbury!

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 12:03 PM

I'm willing to taunt the hockey gods Lieutenant Dan style.

Make it:

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Noooooooooooooooo!

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 12:05 PM

Mike Milbury!


oooh. the dark horse in the race

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 12:18 PM

Regier, Leino, Gary Bettman, Brett Hull, the nose of either Lucic or Marchand, or a Bruins logo.

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 12:22 PM


:sick: :sick:

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 12:25 PM

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 12:27 PM

Mike Milbury!


I'd go with this idea

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Posted 01 July 2014 - 01:20 PM

Remember when nfreeman lost the election bet and I made him use Obama holding the Cup as his avatar? The other half of the bet is that he would have to moderate the board for one year.