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by DrGaf
Tue May 08, 2012 11:18 am
Forum: Minnesota Youth Hockey
Topic: Machine Article
Replies: 57
Views: 17800

icehornet wrote:
DrGaf wrote: Ha. I'm proof. I played HS varsity with 3 future pros. I was terrible.
But did you go from good to terrible during that time or really terrible to just terrible? :wink:
I just had the best fake ID. :D
by DrGaf
Tue May 08, 2012 10:51 am
Forum: Minnesota High School Hockey (Older Topics)
Topic: Best chants, cheers at state
Replies: 18
Views: 12381

During the BSM/Edina game, the Benilde student section was chanting "Daddy's Money" to the Edina fans. That is an oldie, but goodie. What was funny was I could not help to think that it also cost a few bucks to attend Benilde! I was there, that just goes to show that a Private School education does...
by DrGaf
Tue May 08, 2012 10:38 am
Forum: Minnesota Youth Hockey
Topic: Machine Article
Replies: 57
Views: 17800

icehornet wrote:Can you argue otherwise? How is it possible for a kid (or anyone for that matter) regularly playing/practicing with other highly skilled players to not improve?
Ha. I'm proof. I played HS varsity with 3 future pros. I was terrible.
by DrGaf
Tue May 08, 2012 10:26 am
Forum: Minnesota Youth Hockey
Topic: Miracle Gold 03: The hope of the north???
Replies: 238
Views: 68847

What I am hoping the MG program does is to draw in the elite kids that are currently driving south and give them an option in the north. Maybe if there were 3 really strong teams in the area you wouldn't have to go to Chicago or Winnipeg to find a game. Outside of the Blades and Machine who are the...
by DrGaf
Wed May 02, 2012 3:12 pm
Forum: Minnesota High School Hockey (Older Topics)
Topic: new facility at Braemar
Replies: 26
Views: 13484

I didn't realize until recently that Braemar has a $300k yearly operating loss and pays another $300k in bond payments. Not sure it makes fiscal sense to put another $3 million in bonds on Braemar when it already has fiscal issues. Well ... at least the Hornette's don't need to order new warm-ups n...
by DrGaf
Thu Apr 26, 2012 4:26 pm
Forum: Minnesota Youth Hockey
Topic: Miracle Gold 03: The hope of the north???
Replies: 238
Views: 68847

So what makes the mg program so special and able to keep the talent in the north? For years Legacy (until last summer) and Skate to Excellence have operated out of the superduper rink and have not been able to field a competitive invite team. To be fair, both of those programs are / were rather ter...