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#41 Huckleberry

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Posted 16 August 2017 - 06:36 PM

How about being innovative.   When I have to create an extra flight/truck at my airport job we just put an "A" behind it. 

So what about 29 McCabe and 29A pominville ?  :P



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Posted 16 August 2017 - 06:37 PM

Hopefully.
 
*remembers Derek Grant*
*shudders*

He did have a great smile, though.


I like that McCabe gave up 29. He should. Shows respect. A Veteran and former Sabres captain should get his own number. Hopefully Jake will have his day.

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Posted 16 August 2017 - 06:50 PM

19 is a better number than 29 anyways. Sabres results to date notwithstanding

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Posted 16 August 2017 - 06:54 PM

This thread has me contemplating a number association thread.  List numbers and first player that comes to your mind.  Not sure how I'd pull it off with 99 numbers available tho.



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Posted 16 August 2017 - 06:55 PM

This thread has me contemplating a number association thread.  List numbers and first player that comes to your mind.  Not sure how I'd pull it off with 99 numbers available tho.


Posters can freely associate until you yourself post the next number.

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Posted 16 August 2017 - 07:30 PM

Posters can freely associate until you yourself post the next number.

 

If there is enough interest I'll start one.



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Posted 16 August 2017 - 07:31 PM

This thread has me contemplating a number association thread.  List numbers and first player that comes to your mind.  Not sure how I'd pull it off with 99 numbers available tho.


Paiement.

00 - Biron

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Posted 16 August 2017 - 07:33 PM

Paiement.

00 - Biron

 

Very contrarian.  :thumbsup: 



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Posted 16 August 2017 - 07:52 PM

This thread has me contemplating a number association thread. List numbers and first player that comes to your mind. Not sure how I'd pull it off with 99 numbers available tho.

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Posted 16 August 2017 - 07:54 PM

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Posted 16 August 2017 - 08:17 PM

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Posted 16 August 2017 - 08:18 PM

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Posted 16 August 2017 - 08:19 PM

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Posted 16 August 2017 - 08:51 PM

Jordan.



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Posted 16 August 2017 - 09:37 PM

"Shave those Side-burns" Mattingly.

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Posted 16 August 2017 - 09:57 PM

I'm having a Bourque / Esposito flashback.

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Posted 16 August 2017 - 10:22 PM

Kenneth Davis...

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Posted 16 August 2017 - 10:24 PM

Kenneth Davis...

Nice.



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Posted 17 August 2017 - 08:01 AM

Hopefully.

 

*remembers Derek Grant*
*shudders*

He did have a great smile, though.

 

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Posted 17 August 2017 - 08:16 AM

Beckham!!



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Posted 17 August 2017 - 08:24 AM

He did have a great smile, though.


I like that McCabe gave up 29. He should. Shows respect. A Veteran and former Sabres captain should get his own number. Hopefully Jake will have his day.

 

They never played together here, but I'm willing to bet that they had some interaction when McCabe was around for prospect camps.  Like I said earlier, if McCabe wants this, then that's the end of the story.



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Posted 17 August 2017 - 09:10 AM

If there is enough interest I'll start one.

Do it



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Posted 17 August 2017 - 09:16 AM

If there is enough interest I'll start one.

 

 

Do it

 

Agreed. I was watching a clip from last year (from the Eichel thread), saw 21, and thought, "Stafford"?



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Posted 17 August 2017 - 09:19 AM

Agreed. I was watching a clip from last year (from the Eichel thread), saw 21, and thought, "Stafford"?

 

NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO



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Posted 17 August 2017 - 10:03 AM

NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO

 

I've got a Stafford slug jersey.  Not proud of it.  The only thing that could possibly make it worse is if it was a turdburger.



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Posted 17 August 2017 - 10:06 AM

I've got a Stafford slug jersey.  Not proud of it.  The only thing that could possibly make it worse is if it was a turdburger.

 

When the Sabres miss the playoffs in April, we will point to your failure to burn that monstrosity.



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Posted 17 August 2017 - 10:54 AM

Well.... I had a Connolly jersey.... A newer blue, and when he went bye bye, I had the name changed to that purse wearing guy.... It still sits in my closet, idk if I should change that to McCabe or break the curse

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Posted 17 August 2017 - 11:34 AM

Well.... I had a Connolly jersey.... A newer blue, and when he went bye bye, I had the name changed to that purse wearing guy.... It still sits in my closet, idk if I should change that to McCabe or break the curse

Get it changed back to Connolly. 



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Posted 17 August 2017 - 11:38 AM

Get it changed back to Connolly.


Even though he never wore that style uni, he should get "Wood" for the nameplate. ;)

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Posted 17 August 2017 - 11:43 AM

Oooh, C. O'reilly!

 

Brian Perry 1971

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Posted 17 August 2017 - 11:49 AM


Oooh, C. O'reilly!

Brian Perry 1971 Francois Lacombe 1971 Steve Atkinson 1971-1974 Morris Titanic 1975-1976 Fred Stanfield 1975 Alex Tidey 1977 Derek Smith 1978-1982 Randy Cunneyworth 1982 Sean McKenna 1982-1983 Jeff Eatough 1982 Jim Wiemer 1983-1985 Bob Halkidis 1985-1987 Doug Trapp 1987 Kevin Maguire 1988-1990 Bob Corkum 1990 Tony Tanti 1991-1992 Randy Wood 1993-1994 Brian Holzinger 1995-2000 Norm Milley 2002-2004 Tim Connolly 2006-2011 Cody Hodgson 2012-2015 Cal O'Reilly 2016-2017


Tony Tanti FTW

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Posted 17 August 2017 - 11:53 AM

Even though he never wore that style uni, he should get "Wood" for the nameplate. ;)


Randy Wood. I know what I'm getting on the blank blue retro jersey I have laying around.

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Posted 17 August 2017 - 11:58 AM

Randy Wood. I know what I'm getting on the blank blue retro jersey I have laying around.


:thumbsup:

Never a big fan of his, but hated the way the Knoxes ran him out of town for being the team's union rep.

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Posted 17 August 2017 - 12:11 PM

Tony Tanti FTW

No, I have to go with Norm Milley.  That guy had such a great name, normally



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Posted 17 August 2017 - 01:29 PM

I dunno, a classic blue with Titanic on it would be pretty awesome.