Phil Kessel’s hat trick vs. Slovenia

Phil Kessel’s hat trick vs. Slovenia

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Phil Kessel has been the best hockey player on the planet since the start of 2014, leading the NHL (28pts) and now the Olympics in points. Here’s his latest divine revelation: A natural hat trick in Sunday’s game versus Slovenia.

That first move = Wow. The cross-crease goal off of Joe Pavelski’s pass (hard to tell from the highlights) was batted in from knee high level.
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How good does it feel that a Toronto Maple Leaf is the talk of the hockey world?

Praise be to The Phil.

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510 comments
rickpearce76
rickpearce76

What a prick that Kane is. He was the face I remember laughing so fucking hard at Kessel being the last guy picked at the all star game. I wanted to punch him in the throat.

Burtonboy
Burtonboy

Confirmed - Mike Johnson is a complete idiot 

Knights2Leafs
Knights2Leafs

Has anyone got any experience with Playlater?  I want to record some shows or movies from Netflix to watch while I'm travelling.  Thanks.

mcloki
mcloki

The biggest problem facing the Canadian Olympic Team is managing the unrealistic expectations of the Fans.


Not every game is a Masterpiece. And they need to get off of Crosby's back. Shut up already. He'll be fine. 

peterbleafs
peterbleafs

Matt Finn +49 and 2nd in defenseman scoring in the OHL.

peterbleafs
peterbleafs

Another storm a comin' forget going to work tomorrow.  Am getting so sick of this winter!.

loomx
loomx

You know what's nice in these Olympics compared to 2010? Not having every dumbass fan and talking head say we should sign <insert foreign goalie name here>. If this were 4 years ago, we'd be saying "We should sign Jan Laco! We should sign Lars Haugen! It can't hurt!!"



It's nice having good goaltending

Bruffins
Bruffins

This place is dead.....


Imagine how good our team would be if we actually had decent goaltending? Bernier has been such a brutal trade, the guy lets in the easiest of shots, even I could save them


Reimer for 2018

Great Dane
Great Dane

When Alexander Steen was 19 years old he also player for Frölunda and he had 15 points   5 goals 10 ass.  in 45 games


Great Dane
Great Dane

@Shift_Disturber1 Just to set the record straight  Andreas Johnson is playing on the same team as Alexander Wennberg picked 14th overall the same year by Columbus Blue Jackets.


Johnson   23 point 15 goals     Wennberg   20 points 16 goals

icetime per gamae   15.02                      15.43


and this is interesting   Johnson 39 games  -  Wennberg 44 games


Johnson as 10 EV goals and 5 PP goals 


Wennberg  6 EV goals and 0 PP goals.


Now that is pretty good for a 7th round pick to out produce  the 14th overall pick

Bruffins
Bruffins

@mcloki  

Nothing will change my opinion of Crosby being the best in the world but he hasn't had one solid Olympic game in both tournaments so far

The_Polish_Cannon
The_Polish_Cannon

@Burtonboy  that's why I find it ridiculous that people try saying to bring in Subban and this will somehow fix our offence. Our D is playing exceptionally well right now and is providing all the offence. There is no reason to tinker with that. 

ShiFty_D
ShiFty_D

@Burtonboy and very limited chances against as well


For the record this is probably the first, last and only time I agree with that guy ;)

ShiFty_D
ShiFty_D

@ingy56 @Shift_Disturber1  O/T and a tie. Hell of a game though. Our guys take a 5 point to 1 lead (now 6 point series) back to home ice on Thursday.   

peterbleafs
peterbleafs

@Leafs rule @peterbleafsWas outside and swore I heard a robin though...a very stupid robin nonetheless and rollup the rim is here so spring cant be that far off.

Leafs rule
Leafs rule

@Shift_Disturber1 @peterbleafs@Leafs ruleFor U and pete Im putting weather order in now ,so what do need to go with nice warm sun ,lol Yes I had to ask lol beer ? bikinni babes,hockey ,did I misss something like ribs or wings lmao

And Canada wins gold :) I almost forgot lol