Eric Vegoe
Eric Vegoe
@eric-vegoe
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Joined: February 3, 2016 1:32 pm
Last seen: December 8, 2022 10:10 pm
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RE: Gophers 2022-2023 Season

I've mentioned a couple times, but the parking situation for some older folks is a major detractor from attending games in bad weather. I think $50 fo...

7 days ago
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RE: Hockey Officiating

Well… maybe some games opened up in Rogers.

1 week ago
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RE: Hockey Officiating

While I know there is a lot of hockey going on already, my association's district squirt games are just starting this week. I think most of the games ...

2 weeks ago
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RE: Restaurants...

I remember being at Red Stag quite awhile ago hearing a voice that sounded like Mike Tice and making a joke about getting Super Bowl tickets a little ...

2 weeks ago
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RE: #2 Gophers @ Arizona State Nov 25 & 26

On the bright side no conference travel party restrictions this week, so they should be able to bring everyone with on this trip.

2 weeks ago
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RE: Gophers 2022-2023 Season

Interesting Average TOI data so far for the Gophers -- basically confirms the eye test of what I'd expect. LaCombe 20:44 Faber 19:48 Knies 18:29...

2 weeks ago
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RE: Gopher Football 2022/23 - Row That Boat!

I did say to someone during the game that it must be too cold to hold... that drew a few laughs... but can't say I can remember a game where nothing g...

3 weeks ago
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RE: NCAA Hockey 2022-23 Season

Someone I trust once said anything over .910 is good... so I trust this.

3 weeks ago
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RE: ⚽️ World Cup 2023 ⚽️

USA plays Wales tomorrow at 1 PM... Wales home of Wrexham FC owned by Deadpool Ryan Reynolds. Gareth Bale is a dangerous Welshman that speaks the unsp...

3 weeks ago
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RE: Committed Recruits Update Thread

Since he didn't sign his NLI right away, I wouldn't assume anything. I'm sure Clark would like to be on campus next year, but hold your betting slips ...

3 weeks ago
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RE: NCAA Hockey 2022-23 Season

Also Chaz Lucius 2g and 2a in 10 gp with Manitoba... he's 9th in scoring there and PSU alum Alex Limoges leads the Moose in scoring with 2g and 7a in ...

4 weeks ago
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RE: Committed Recruits Update Thread

If a player isn't a top six or top four USNTPD guy, then I do wonder if those USNTDP U18 grads shouldn't get that extra USHL year in that top role bef...

4 weeks ago
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RE: #8 Nittany Lions at #1 Golden Gophers

Hey the Vegas odds put the over under at 6.5 and 6... I'm surprised how much better PSU was at defending in zone than past Guy Gadowsky teams. Also di...

4 weeks ago
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RE: #8 Nittany Lions at #1 Golden Gophers

He's going to be in it for a while... there was quite the verbal and gesturing convo during the game after another blind pass from below the goal line...

4 weeks ago
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RE: Got Beer?

I know that Ballast Point kind of lost their way after they got acquired. They used to have a local rep here and I talked to her afterwards -- she had...

4 weeks ago
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RE: #8 Nittany Lions at #1 Golden Gophers

Absolutely spot on analysis right here. Sometimes Minnesota almost gets too mechanical with how they move the puck in the offensive zone sometimes and...

4 weeks ago
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RE: #8 Nittany Lions at #1 Golden Gophers

There were definitely many examples last night of momentum killing shifts. I think for this team to take the next step, that has to be top of mind. Du...

4 weeks ago
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RE: NCAA Hockey 2022-23 Season

I'm still shocked that Skahan picked Wisconsin. I know there are a lot of positives about going to UW as it's a college town with a lot of tradition, ...

4 weeks ago
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RE: NCAA Hockey 2022-23 Season

He got a good opportunity at Minnesota, didn't work out for whatever reason. He got dealt a fair hand. Still... very interesting to see him do well ...

4 weeks ago
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RE: #8 Nittany Lions at #1 Golden Gophers

So B10 Title and Frozen Four appearance isn't good enough anymore. Got it.

1 month ago
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RE: #12 Notre Dame @ #3 Gophers. Nov 4&5

Just try and remember this is a FUNdraiser... UMN hockey has had a hard time raising money for whatever reason.

1 month ago
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RE: Potential Future Recruits

The top kids can be a little more open, but you don't have to go down the list very far before kids are getting 2/3 to half scholarship offers with de...

1 month ago
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RE: #12 Notre Dame @ #3 Gophers. Nov 4&5

BTW We didn't ask because it was pretty evident Nevers looked fine in practice playing on a line with Nelson and Kurth today. He even came out ahead i...

1 month ago
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RE: Committed Recruits Update Thread

BTW players are sometimes told they should play a year of juniors before coming to college... and sometimes the players take that information and leav...

1 month ago
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RE: Gophers at Ohio State 10/28 &10/29

I mean people on here will probably think that's crazy talk, but I'm with you on rotating the goalies for the first half of the year. The only series ...

1 month ago
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RE: NCAA Hockey 2022-23 Season

Usually... I hear from NCHC folks that the ability to play well in October was one of their strengths. I can't wait to see what the rest of the month ...

2 months ago
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RE: MN Wild 22-23

Same here... it's an amazing coincidence.

2 months ago
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RE: Gophers v. Purple Cows 10/7 & 10/8

It didn't help that it took the centers about four shifts to understand that you should come off with your linemates after about 40-60 seconds -- seem...

2 months ago
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RE: Gophers v. Purple Cows 10/7 & 10/8

Bob's quote on the crowd: "Students section was great, [crowd is] coming back. Gopher have fans never left. They've always been here. Gotta give them ...

2 months ago
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RE: NCAA Hockey 2022-23 Season

Obviously not college hockey, but goalie pads are pretty cool these days.

2 months ago
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RE: Gophers v. Purple Cows 10/7 & 10/8

I think Faber wants this one, he even said the word sweep in his response!

2 months ago
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RE: Lindenwood @ #2 Gophers --- Oct 1 & 2

BTW today is the first day they've tried out their power play groups in zone.

2 months ago
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RE: NCAA Hockey 2022-23 Season

Just my perspective here... but it's not a redemption piece, it's a platform for Mel to be quoted. I don't necessarily think Jess writes anything in h...

2 months ago
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RE: Lindenwood @ #2 Gophers --- Oct 1 & 2

Bad losses are killers, but I don't think Lindenwood should be a big concern. I get worried about experienced Atlantic Hockey or a CCHA teams like Bem...

2 months ago
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RE: Lindenwood @ #2 Gophers --- Oct 1 & 2

Just a quick note on this... Motzko was having trouble getting a game on the books, so this was kind of a late add to the schedule. Sounds like schedu...

2 months ago
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RE: 2022-2023 Schedule

Penn State does a lot of Friday night and Saturday afternoon games, I'm surprised they didn't do something like this although I speculate North Dakota...

3 months ago
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RE: 2022-2023 Schedule

Millon dollar question??? I'd lower those expectations. Bally's has some issues to work out right now and I think BTN and BTN+ will be our friend, but...

3 months ago
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RE: Gophers Off Season Thread

Some early line combos for everyone from today's skate so everyone can overreact. I wouldn't put a ton of stock into this as Motzko said today that he...

3 months ago
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RE: Things That Stick In Your Craw

Something I've started to notice is kitchen cabinents that extend all the way to the ceiling even in kitchens with high ceilings. You get extra storag...

3 months ago
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RE: Things That Stick In Your Craw

FYI I once had an issue with my freezer coils basically icing up and ruining the efficiency of the fridge. I guess some models don't have sufficient i...

3 months ago
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RE: Committed Recruits Update Thread

I would expect the 'leadership' to be better this year btw... but of course winning makes all problems go away... so I don't expect a lot of problems ...

3 months ago
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RE: Gophers Off Season Thread

A little Gophers Hockey talk by Russo and Loucks at 1 hr 8 min I disagree with Dylan takes a little bit here and there, but interesting to hear s...

3 months ago
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RE: Committed Recruits Update Thread

Also Geno Pichora was named to the Aberdeen Wings protected list.

3 months ago
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RE: Gophers Off Season Thread

Traditionally Bob has let them be students the first week of the school year and then they'll hit the ice next week.

3 months ago
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RE: Local Broadcasting/Media

I did read that the media payout will be closer to $85M/school which will be up from the $58M it is right now. The extra $27M should go a long ways ...

3 months ago
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RE: Committed Recruits Update Thread

Neutral Zone scouts really liked Townsend at the USA Hockey 17 Camp. "Arguably snubbed by NTDP not getting an invite to camp and then falling in the...

3 months ago
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RE: Gopher Football 2022/23 - Row That Boat!

I actually think the OL has a chance to be better than the one last year with some guys who are a little more athletic and nimble on their feet. I kno...

3 months ago
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RE: Big Ten Expansion!!!

Those regents are about to find out that they ultimately don't have the power that they think they have.

4 months ago
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RE: Gophers Off Season Thread

How does everyone feel about the ticket price for North Dakota?

4 months ago
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