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Don in St Pete

  • joined Jun 28, 2010
  • last login Jul 25, 2014
  • posts 4
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50yo male, Bolts fan since day 1. Born in Minnesota, raised in Massachusettes and upstate NY. Right defenseman for many years, Team Captain at every level. My favorite player growing up was Don Awrey. I'm now partial to Matt Smaby who plays the same type of game the Don and I did.

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Recent Activity
Thanks for the link John
Commented on Idled media and fans fuel Steven Stamkos "going home" speculation on Jul 24 2014, 9:28p
I'm glad you're doing all of these
Commented on Top 25 Under 25: #23 Tanner Richard on Jul 24 2014, 9:19p
It will be very interesting to watch this all play out
Commented on Brett Connolly, Richard Panik and the looming fight on the right wing on Jul 23 2014, 9:34p
Very well written Kyle
Commented on Top 25 Under 25: Near Misses on Jul 18 2014, 9:02p - 1 reply
I'm guessing this ranking is subjective based upon
Commented on Tampa Bay Lightning Top 25 Under 25, 2014 Edition: Introduction on Jul 17 2014, 8:39p
Drouin will play LW to start. likely on the 3rd line
Commented on Jonathan Drouin and the problem of depth on Jul 16 2014, 10:53p
In that case wouldn't it be prudent to consult CapGeek?
Commented on Yzerman: Evgeni Nabokov aware he may turn 3rd string by winter on Jul 12 2014, 8:43p
Kyle, I have no problem with that at all
Commented on Yzerman: Evgeni Nabokov aware he may turn 3rd string by winter on Jul 12 2014, 8:32p
So who's cap space do we use to bring up a goalie for a "tryout"
Commented on Yzerman: Evgeni Nabokov aware he may turn 3rd string by winter on Jul 12 2014, 8:05p - 2 replies
I agree John
Commented on Lightning sign free agents Morrow and Paradis on Jul 11 2014, 7:56p
I would think so
Commented on Lightning sign free agents Morrow and Paradis on Jul 11 2014, 5:13p
3 Former Captains now with the Bolts
Commented on Lightning sign free agents Morrow and Paradis on Jul 11 2014, 3:54p - 1 reply
The devil you know deangelo
Commented on Tampa Bay Lightning re-sign forward Richard Panik to one-year, two-way deal on Jul 11 2014, 3:45p - 1 reply
I was wrong earlier
Commented on Lightning sign free agents Morrow and Paradis on Jul 11 2014, 2:55p
I agree Kyle
Commented on Lightning sign free agents Morrow and Paradis on Jul 11 2014, 1:50p - 1 reply
I agree with Kyle here
Commented on Lightning sign free agents Morrow and Paradis on Jul 11 2014, 12:54p
Getting a little crowded at forward
Commented on Lightning sign free agents Morrow and Paradis on Jul 11 2014, 12:23p
John, I never said you did
Commented on Yzerman: Evgeni Nabokov aware he may turn 3rd string by winter on Jul 10 2014, 8:47p - 1 reply
I'm not sure that some haven't taken these comments out of context
Commented on Yzerman: Evgeni Nabokov aware he may turn 3rd string by winter on Jul 10 2014, 8:24p - 2 replies
This has nothing to do with the players frame of mind
Commented on Effort and Intangibles on Jul 5 2014, 11:17p - 1 reply
It still said no as if we weren't worthy
Commented on Effort and Intangibles on Jul 5 2014, 10:28p - 1 reply
If you can't assess effort
Commented on Effort and Intangibles on Jul 5 2014, 10:26p - 2 replies
I don't think you need to see the goalie taking a drink at the empty end of the ice
Commented on Effort and Intangibles on Jul 5 2014, 10:20p - 1 reply
Okay, what did you say?
Commented on Effort and Intangibles on Jul 5 2014, 10:05p - 1 reply
Claire, thanks for your efforts as always
Commented on Effort and Intangibles on Jul 5 2014, 10:02p - 1 reply
Kyle, As always appreciate your thoughts
Commented on Effort and Intangibles on Jul 5 2014, 9:47p - 1 reply
Claire, I totally disagree with this post
Commented on Effort and Intangibles on Jul 5 2014, 9:31p - 1 reply
Claire, No doubt about that
Commented on Effort and Intangibles on Jul 5 2014, 9:13p
What bothers me the most, and everyone else I think
Commented on Effort and Intangibles on Jul 5 2014, 9:04p
I used to rewind the VCR tapes
Commented on Effort and Intangibles on Jul 5 2014, 8:58p - 1 reply
I guess I'm superman then
Commented on Effort and Intangibles on Jul 5 2014, 8:53p
Kyle, I have to say I always enjoy reading your post's and comments
Commented on Effort and Intangibles on Jul 5 2014, 8:52p - 1 reply
Claire, Sorry but I watch hockey "Like That", even on TV
Commented on Effort and Intangibles on Jul 5 2014, 8:42p - 1 reply
Judgement, Prejudice, I guess they can be considered a different word for the same slanted "Observation"
Commented on Effort and Intangibles on Jul 5 2014, 8:29p - 1 reply
After the last five years
Commented on 2013-14 Tampa Bay Lightning year-end review, pt 5: Centers, cont. on Jul 5 2014, 8:12p - 1 reply
I read the advanced stats all the time
Commented on Effort and Intangibles on Jul 5 2014, 2:45p - 3 replies
Excellent review Kyle
Commented on 2013-14 Tampa Bay Lightning year-end review, pt. 6: Defensemen on Jul 4 2014, 8:07p - 1 reply
Congrats to Jay!
Commented on Former General Manager Jay Feaster returns to the Tampa Bay Lightning franchise on Jul 2 2014, 6:07p
I like this signing for several reasons
Commented on Brian Boyle signs with Tampa Bay Lightning on Jul 2 2014, 9:42a
I've never seen him play left side and I remember
Commented on Anton Stralman, best defenseman available, signs totally reasonable deal with Tampa Bay Lightning on Jul 1 2014, 10:14p
I agree
Commented on Lightning Sign G Evgeni Nabokov on Jul 1 2014, 10:01p
A quote from a Pens Blogger
Commented on Lightning Sign G Evgeni Nabokov on Jul 1 2014, 10:00p
Metzaros signed with Buffalo
Commented on NHL Free Agency: Atlantic Division a mixed bag of good and bad on Jul 1 2014, 8:18p
I'd prefer to see Garrison next to Carle
Commented on Anton Stralman, best defenseman available, signs totally reasonable deal with Tampa Bay Lightning on Jul 1 2014, 8:12p - 1 reply
Greiss was promised the opportunity to battle Fleury for the #1
Commented on Lightning Sign G Evgeni Nabokov on Jul 1 2014, 7:06p - 1 reply
Be back about 8:00 PM
Commented on 2014 NHL Free Agency Open Thread on Jul 1 2014, 4:43p
Richards to the BlackHawks?
Commented on 2014 NHL Free Agency Open Thread on Jul 1 2014, 4:42p
They definitely need some forwards
Commented on 2014 NHL Free Agency Open Thread on Jul 1 2014, 4:33p
Even softer than Purcell
Commented on 2014 NHL Free Agency Open Thread on Jul 1 2014, 4:31p
Tampa signs Mike Blunden to a two way deal
Commented on 2014 NHL Free Agency Open Thread on Jul 1 2014, 4:12p - 1 reply
Headline was wrong
Commented on 2014 NHL Free Agency Open Thread on Jul 1 2014, 2:40p
TSN is saying 4 years, $20mil
Commented on 2014 NHL Free Agency Open Thread on Jul 1 2014, 2:39p - 2 replies
I like this!!!!!!!!!
Commented on 2014 NHL Free Agency Open Thread on Jul 1 2014, 2:38p - 1 reply
Got it now
Commented on 2014 NHL Free Agency Open Thread on Jul 1 2014, 2:37p
I don't see Iginla confirmed anywhere yet
Commented on 2014 NHL Free Agency Open Thread on Jul 1 2014, 2:28p - 3 replies
I'm guessing it's Stralman or Niskanen at this point
Commented on 2014 NHL Free Agency Open Thread on Jul 1 2014, 2:26p
Thats a lot for a bottom 6 forward
Commented on 2014 NHL Free Agency Open Thread on Jul 1 2014, 2:25p - 2 replies
Stralman told Oilers he's going elsewhere as well
Commented on 2014 NHL Free Agency Open Thread on Jul 1 2014, 2:13p
Too much money
Commented on 2014 NHL Free Agency Open Thread on Jul 1 2014, 2:03p
Robidas to the Leafs
Commented on 2014 NHL Free Agency Open Thread on Jul 1 2014, 1:59p
Bolts still in on Iginla
Commented on 2014 NHL Free Agency Open Thread on Jul 1 2014, 1:44p - 2 replies
Orpik 5 year x 5.25 mil from caps
Commented on 2014 NHL Free Agency Open Thread on Jul 1 2014, 1:26p - 2 replies
Vokoun, Brodeur, Tim Thomas anyone?
Commented on 2014 NHL Free Agency Open Thread on Jul 1 2014, 1:14p - 3 replies
Yzerman must be swinging for the fences
Commented on 2014 NHL Free Agency Open Thread on Jul 1 2014, 1:11p
Peter's to the Caps
Commented on 2014 NHL Free Agency Open Thread on Jul 1 2014, 1:06p
Wow! I guess I didn't miss anything
Commented on 2014 NHL Free Agency Open Thread on Jul 1 2014, 12:56p
Off to my one hour volunteer gig
Commented on 2014 NHL Free Agency Open Thread on Jul 1 2014, 11:56a - 1 reply
Because I have to leave at noon
Commented on 2014 NHL Free Agency Open Thread on Jul 1 2014, 11:53a
I wish it happened earlier in the morning
Commented on 2014 NHL Free Agency Open Thread on Jul 1 2014, 11:36a - 2 replies
John, Love that analogy!
Commented on 2014 NHL Free Agency Open Thread on Jul 1 2014, 11:36a
I agree
Commented on Defenseman Dan Boyle reportedly to get rosy offer from Detroit Red Wings on Jul 1 2014, 11:20a
I like Boyle
Commented on Defenseman Dan Boyle reportedly to get rosy offer from Detroit Red Wings on Jul 1 2014, 10:26a
Maybe Jarome Iginla
Commented on Recent roster moves clear cap space and the Tampa Bay Lightning fourth line on Jun 30 2014, 10:00p - 1 reply
Another thread ties Malone, Purcell and Thompson together
Commented on Tampa Bay Lightning overhaul forward group with series of trades, poised for big July 1 on Jun 30 2014, 7:48p
I like this lineup eventually
Commented on Recent roster moves clear cap space and the Tampa Bay Lightning fourth line on Jun 30 2014, 5:35p
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