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Move over Gordie Howe, Johan Franzen is here!

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  1. roscoe36

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    NHL.com - Recap

    Btw, Franzen makes $900,000 a year.
     
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    Pretty crucial to have this guy. In the past, teams could try and shut down Datsyuk or Z and take their chances. Now they have to worry about a third guy.

    Ah, the good old days. Gotta be Avalanche announcers on this one:

    YouTube - Patrick Roy vs Chris Osgood Goalie Fight
     
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    He's been huge for the Wings. But he's not alone, the entire second scoring line of Samuellson-Filppula-Franzen has done major damage. Now opponents have 2 lines to worry about.
     
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    With 11 goals, Franzen is outscoring SEVERAL Piston players in the post-season (goals vs field goals)!
     
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    Good call by our own Bill Laimbeer...
     
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    BillLaimbeer All-Star 4x Fantasy Champion Forum Donor

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    Yea, I told you so....
     
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    Darth Tater All-Star Forum Donor 6x Fantasy Champion

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    You sure did. And those Cannuckians are always bragging about their hockey knowledge. You sure showed them!

    Great job Bill...
     
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    The hockey goal is way bigger than the basket. That is not fair to Jarvis.
     
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    Jarvis looks like he's wearing Skates on defense.
     
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    Vernon messed him up. :)
     

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