Grigorenko008

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Hockey:
Ryan Miller
Henrik Lundqvist
Marc-Andre Fleury
Thomas Vanek
Tyler Myers
Tyler Ennis
Pekka Rinne
Mikhail Grigorenko

Baseball:
David Wright
RA Dickey
Jose Reyes </3
Jenrry Mejia
Carlos Gonzalez
Jose Bautista
Brett Lawrie

A Fan Of...

  • MLB New York Mets
  • NFL Oakland Raiders
  • NHL Buffalo Sabres
  • MMA Forrest Griffen
  • EPL I'm partial to Manchester City
Recent Activity
This.
Commented on How Much Is McDavid/Eichel Worth To You? on Aug 21 2014, 6:24p
The gap is probably smaller than people think
Commented on Draft lottery changed for 2015 and 2016, Erie Otters to play a game in Buffalo on Aug 21 2014, 6:20p
Probably because he's not Murray's guy, but too good to remove completely.
Commented on Sabres Links: Devine reassigned, Cunneyworth promoted, Sabres to host McDavid on Aug 21 2014, 4:00p - 1 reply
The word "significant" probably should have been there
Commented on Expectations for 2015 on Aug 21 2014, 3:58p
It's the plastic cap insert is more problematic than kevlar.
Commented on If You Could Change One Rule... on Aug 21 2014, 3:47p
Well, honestly, I think having the guy in charge of a league give away its trophy is appropriate.
Commented on If You Could Change One Rule... on Aug 21 2014, 3:45p - 2 replies
Does any sport not have it's commissioner present its trophy?
Commented on If You Could Change One Rule... on Aug 21 2014, 2:00p - 1 reply
for Get rid of the goalie trapezoid - let 'em play
Voted on Aug 21 2014, 1:54p
I don't buy any anti-shootout that is predicated on it not being "real hockey" yet propose 3-on-3 as a solution.
Commented on If You Could Change One Rule... on Aug 21 2014, 1:52p - 1 reply
You can have the same goal differential
Commented on Expectations for 2015 on Aug 21 2014, 11:52a - 1 reply
Makarov himself is already 21.
Commented on Buffalo Sabres Top 25 Under 25: #23 - Nathan Lieuwen on Aug 21 2014, 11:16a
That's team. I was talking about individual.
Commented on Sabres Links: MacArthur gets big extension, Americans sign Petrecki, Wang sells Islanders on Aug 21 2014, 11:05a
Not if you are a good team coughJeremyJacobscough.
Commented on Draft lottery changed for 2015 and 2016, Erie Otters to play a game in Buffalo on Aug 21 2014, 12:19a - 1 reply
Where!
Commented on Sabres Links: MacArthur gets big extension, Americans sign Petrecki, Wang sells Islanders on Aug 21 2014, 12:13a - 1 reply
for Jonas Johansson, G
Voted on Aug 21 2014, 12:01a
2014 DBtB Prospects List #17
Posted on Aug 21 2014, 12:01a
You might still do the Dickey trade even if we had money
Commented on The Perception Gap, Part 1: How Mets fans, other fans see Sandy Alderson and Terry Collins on Aug 20 2014, 9:33p
Without a OF, there's little need for a SS
Commented on The Perception Gap, Part 1: How Mets fans, other fans see Sandy Alderson and Terry Collins on Aug 20 2014, 9:29p
Because sometimes, things aren't completely 100% wrong.
Commented on The Perception Gap, Part 1: How Mets fans, other fans see Sandy Alderson and Terry Collins on Aug 20 2014, 9:28p
He failed most of the time because he underestimated the stupidity of the general public.
Commented on The Perception Gap, Part 1: How Mets fans, other fans see Sandy Alderson and Terry Collins on Aug 20 2014, 9:23p
Do you honestly want him throwing large amounts of money at a Papelbon or Hamilton?
Commented on The Perception Gap, Part 1: How Mets fans, other fans see Sandy Alderson and Terry Collins on Aug 20 2014, 9:21p
Only if you ignore the many level-headed critiques of him that exist.
Commented on The Perception Gap, Part 1: How Mets fans, other fans see Sandy Alderson and Terry Collins on Aug 20 2014, 9:19p
Cardinals, Red Sox, Tampa, Oakland
Commented on The Perception Gap, Part 1: How Mets fans, other fans see Sandy Alderson and Terry Collins on Aug 20 2014, 9:14p
Everyone has to pay attention to their minor league teams.
Commented on The Perception Gap, Part 1: How Mets fans, other fans see Sandy Alderson and Terry Collins on Aug 20 2014, 9:14p
I'm sure being the defending Eastern Conference Champs helped land him, but I'm not site where he fits. I guess 3rd line center?
Commented on Kevin Hayes, a good fit for the Sabres? on Aug 20 2014, 8:57p - 1 reply
That's legitimately great to hear.
Commented on Sabres Links: MacArthur gets big extension, Americans sign Petrecki, Wang sells Islanders on Aug 20 2014, 8:50p
It could have been so much worse.
Commented on Draft lottery changed for 2015 and 2016, Erie Otters to play a game in Buffalo on Aug 20 2014, 8:44p - 2 replies
I actually emailed him once saying he was on his way to becomeing the FanGraphs of hockey.
Commented on Sabres Links: MacArthur gets big extension, Americans sign Petrecki, Wang sells Islanders on Aug 20 2014, 3:28p
Behindthenet doesn't have FF% or Corsi%.
Commented on Sabres Links: MacArthur gets big extension, Americans sign Petrecki, Wang sells Islanders on Aug 20 2014, 3:12p - 1 reply
[Tin foil hat time] It's almost as if the TML want to limit the fans' ability to get the information.
Commented on Sabres Links: MacArthur gets big extension, Americans sign Petrecki, Wang sells Islanders on Aug 20 2014, 3:07p - 1 reply
Well it hasn't not...
Commented on Sabres Links: MacArthur gets big extension, Americans sign Petrecki, Wang sells Islanders on Aug 20 2014, 3:03p
UHHHHGGG
Commented on Sabres Links: MacArthur gets big extension, Americans sign Petrecki, Wang sells Islanders on Aug 20 2014, 3:02p - 2 replies
It wasn't so much a rant as it was wondering out loud why someone like him wasn't invited to the camp when he outproduced more than a few who were.
Commented on Sabres Links: Pegula's not distracted by Bills bidding, Sabres hoping to bring more events to Buffalo, lottery changes coming on Aug 20 2014, 2:45p
for A 3 yr/45 million QO (adjusting slightly higher each year) sounds about right
Voted on Aug 19 2014, 10:12p
Okay [leaves].
Commented on Offseason Trades the Mets Should Make on Aug 19 2014, 10:04p
Which is why I think we'll be better than last season (that and it's hard to be historically bad twice in a row)
Commented on Expectations for 2015 on Aug 19 2014, 9:59p - 1 reply
The Finish always repay their debts.
Commented on Sabres Links: Pegula's not distracted by Bills bidding, Sabres hoping to bring more events to Buffalo, lottery changes coming on Aug 19 2014, 9:55p
Nice.
Commented on Sabres Links: Pegula's not distracted by Bills bidding, Sabres hoping to bring more events to Buffalo, lottery changes coming on Aug 19 2014, 9:54p
For instance, Finland:
Commented on Sabres Links: Pegula's not distracted by Bills bidding, Sabres hoping to bring more events to Buffalo, lottery changes coming on Aug 19 2014, 6:38p - 2 replies
I overspoke
Commented on Sabres Links: Pegula's not distracted by Bills bidding, Sabres hoping to bring more events to Buffalo, lottery changes coming on Aug 19 2014, 6:36p - 1 reply
Heraldic logos and seals are 2D though.
Commented on Sabres Links: Pegula's not distracted by Bills bidding, Sabres hoping to bring more events to Buffalo, lottery changes coming on Aug 19 2014, 4:50p - 1 reply
I like their current logo.
Commented on Sabres Links: Pegula's not distracted by Bills bidding, Sabres hoping to bring more events to Buffalo, lottery changes coming on Aug 19 2014, 4:48p - 2 replies
I had the same reaction when I read that comment.
Commented on Sabres Links: Sabres expect improvement, Stewart seeks consistency, questions heading into the season on Aug 19 2014, 3:49p
It's weird because I was fine with him when I saw him play with team Russia
Commented on 2014 DBtB Prospects List #16 on Aug 19 2014, 3:46p
And that's not to say you have to like the Coyotes logo.
Commented on Sabres Links: Pegula's not distracted by Bills bidding, Sabres hoping to bring more events to Buffalo, lottery changes coming on Aug 19 2014, 3:42p
Oh, sure
Commented on Sabres Links: Pegula's not distracted by Bills bidding, Sabres hoping to bring more events to Buffalo, lottery changes coming on Aug 19 2014, 3:41p - 3 replies
I can't help but think of Nabokov when I see Makarov play. It's uncanny.
Commented on 2014 DBtB Prospects List #16 on Aug 19 2014, 3:13p - 1 reply
In sports logos terms
Commented on Sabres Links: Pegula's not distracted by Bills bidding, Sabres hoping to bring more events to Buffalo, lottery changes coming on Aug 19 2014, 3:11p - 1 reply
Yeah the only 3D logos I can think of are the shortlived Predators, Sens, and Rangers logos.
Commented on Sabres Links: Pegula's not distracted by Bills bidding, Sabres hoping to bring more events to Buffalo, lottery changes coming on Aug 19 2014, 3:10p
You're like the only person I ever heard say they don't like the Coyotes logo.
Commented on Sabres Links: Pegula's not distracted by Bills bidding, Sabres hoping to bring more events to Buffalo, lottery changes coming on Aug 19 2014, 3:05p - 1 reply
Makarov is still a project.
Commented on 2014 DBtB Prospects List #16 on Aug 19 2014, 2:49p - 1 reply
Dang, that's gottta be a first for the Canadians to be outside the top-5 in a logo contest.
Commented on Sabres Links: Pegula's not distracted by Bills bidding, Sabres hoping to bring more events to Buffalo, lottery changes coming on Aug 19 2014, 2:43p
He reminds me a lot of Ennis.
Commented on Buffalo Sabres Top 25 Under 25: #25 - Gustav Possler on Aug 19 2014, 2:30p - 1 reply
If you Google picture search
Commented on Buffalo Sabres Top 25 Under 25: #25 - Gustav Possler on Aug 19 2014, 2:29p
Oh, lineup optimizers are a thing.
Commented on Expectations for 2015 on Aug 19 2014, 2:15p
The point I was trying to make
Commented on Expectations for 2015 on Aug 19 2014, 2:02p
for Jonas Johansson, G
Voted on Aug 19 2014, 12:20a
2014 DBtB Prospects List #16
Posted on Aug 19 2014, 12:19a
He didn't say he was untouchable.
Commented on Mets Trade Rumors: Could Syndergaard net Russell or Baez from Cubs? on Aug 18 2014, 10:27p
Peak NHL age is 25, no?
Commented on Buffalo Sabres Top 25 Under 25: Introduction and the honorable mentions on Aug 18 2014, 7:46p - 1 reply
That's the biggest factor to anyone dropping off.
Commented on Buffalo Sabres Top 25 Under 25: Introduction and the honorable mentions on Aug 18 2014, 2:18p
Solution:
Commented on It's official, Buffalo will be the host of the 2015 and 2016 NHL scouting combines on Aug 18 2014, 2:17p - 2 replies
Not to mention
Commented on Tim Murray takes the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on Aug 18 2014, 10:29a
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