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  1. wheateater

    Welcome to the 90's

    It doesn't help that everything was so damn baggy back then. Like guys wearing technicolor fitted sheets.
  2. wheateater

    Northern Football Association (AFA) - 1981

    You will be hearing from my legal team.
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    NHL Jersey Ads Compromise

    First of all, when you turn on a hockey game one of the first things they will show is clips from warm ups to talk about and hype up the game, along with game highlights. Then there is the pre-game interviews during warm-ups, advertisers would love front and center exposure like that (the only issue is that a lot of people will change the channel when they see Pierre interview someone, but thats just Pierre). Also during the pre-game show they show live clips of warm ups for a good chunk of the show. But at present, NHL teams don't warm up in practice jerseys. Morning skates and off-day practices are the only times they wear practice jerseys. That said, I could tolerate ad-riddled practice jerseys in the warm-ups as long as they don't touch the game uniforms.
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    Winnipeg Blue Bombers Alts - Irregular Sleeve Stripes

    Looks like the Bombers wore the white-gold-white sleeves last year.
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    Winnipeg Blue Bombers Alts - Irregular Sleeve Stripes

    I noticed the same thing. I wonder if they had some leftover jerseys from another year and wanted to use them up. Or this could be a Reebok mistake...
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    LA Kings NBC logo graphic

    It is. Their alternate jersey is their former home jersey -- purple shoulders and arm stripes.
  7. Hello. I noticed that you just accepted the new owner for a team in the fantasy hockey league you run. Would you be able to keep me on the backburner should an opportunity arive? I'm doing my best to hit 500 posts asap...

  8. wheateater

    New Marlins Uniforms?

    looks good, but it'd look better IMO with the Marlin coming off of the I as well. No that's overkill and even the designers of this garbage would know that. You don't need more than the one. More than one what? Marlin.
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    NHL 2011-2012: Possible Uniform Changes

    The Kings are on the ice for the first time in their new away unis. They look pretty sharp against the Coyotes. And because they're also playing a split-squad game at home, we get confirmation that the home uniforms are unchanged. (Not sure if we knew that 100%.) It's a bit odd to see different hem stripes on this set, but I still like it. Note the double white stripe on the side of the pants and the crown logo above the right knee. Otherwise, I believe everything else carries over.
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    Best Uniform Match Ups

    Growing up as a Kings fan, I always loved when the Oilers travelled down to Inglewood... Now that both teams are wearing uniforms of the same style, it'll be nice to get some flashbacks.
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    2010 NHL Offseason chatter

    Absolutely. If DL can keep the cap hit down (and $5.33M is waaaaay down, IMO), it'll be a great deal. It's worth noting that Fro won't be back this year. At least his agent says it's 99% certain he'll be moving on.
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    2010 NHL Offseason chatter

    Instead, you'd rather have Tanguay and Jokinen. 'Cause, you know, it worked so well the first time. And I wouldn't put too much stock in the 15-yr $80M contract. That's only a $5.33M cap hit. Having said that, if it's true, holy steal, Batman!
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    2010 NHL Offseason chatter

    Rumblings that the Kovalchuk Missile Crisis may finally be nearing an end. While I've heard that about four or five times already, this one is picking up steam. LA Kings Insider Rich Hammond says it's starting to feel like Kovy and the Kings could settle a deal at any time. He adds people are getting more cryptic with their denials. Elsewhere, Nick Kyrpeos tweets that a source tells him a deal between the Kings and Kovy is close, but not done. And Helene Elliot says Kings and Kovy are close, but a few kinks to work out. As a Kings fan, I'll be happy if it's a good deal. But I'm sure everyone else will just be glad to not hear about it anymore.
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    NHL 2010-2011

    Yep. It's now the name of my fantasy baseball team...
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    Baby blue and BROWN?!

    I agree that blue and brown is a great combo. Take my fantasy EPL team, for instance: