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Re: Challenge #29 - The 1974 Atlanta Flames!

Post by bruins72 » Mon Aug 19, 2013 2:54 pm

So I got to July 1st, ready and eager to sign some UFA help for my team. There's not much there to make offers on. I thought Dick Sentes looked like a good option but he ended up signing elsewhere. Looks like I'll be looking to make a waiver claim at some point. There really wasn't any new staff to make offers on either. I have a feeling my team is going to be pretty much the same team going into season 2. I'll make my trade at some point during the season. I did end up signing Willi Plett with the intention of having him play on my 4th line and gooning it up. I also signed Rod Langway, despite the fact that I just drafted him. I know he needs to develop but his physical and mental attributes are already there. I'm hoping the skills come with practice and controlled ice time on the big team.

I think several of my players made a big improvement from where they started, some very recently. All of a sudden, Rey Comeau is looking pretty good. He wasn't even dressed for most of the season. Several of my regulars have made a nice improvement from last season as well.

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Re: Challenge #29 - The 1974 Atlanta Flames!

Post by batdad » Tue Aug 20, 2013 12:57 am

Pollock is running the Habs. I am shocked they did not get 1st overal. Perfect realism. I love it. Pollock absolutely hosed GMs back in the day for those picks.

June 11th, 1968
Montreal Canadiens trade Gerry Desjardins to the Los Angeles Kings for Los Angeles’ 1969 first round pick and 1972 first round pick.

Gerry Desjardins would go to have a decent NHL career before his career was cut short with an eye injury in 1977. Pollock would trade away the 1969 pick, with the 1972 pick he would select Steve Shutt.
January 23rd, 1970

Montreal Canadiens trade Dick Duff to the Los Angeles Kings for Dennis Hextall and Los Angeles’ 1971 second round draft pick.
Having won four cups with the Canadiens to add to his two with the Toronto Maple Leafs, a 34 year old Dick Duff was packaged to L.A. Duff would play in 100 more NHL games and score 38 points. With the pick in 1971 the Canadiens selected Larr
May 22nd, 1970

Montreal Canadiens trade Ernie Hicke and Montreal’s 1970 first round draft pick to the California Golden Seals for Francois Lacombe, cash, and California’s first round draft pick.

The trade that Sam Pollack will always be most remembered for actually is a two part deal. This trade was made a year in advance of the 1971 draft. The Canadiens had already identified Guy Lafleur as their pick the next year. With the rules having changed and the Canadiens no longer holding the rights to all French players, Pollack bargained that the Seals would finish in last place and that the first pick would be Montreal’s.

However as the 1970-71 season played out the Seals actually were ahead of the Los Angeles Kings in the standings, bringing about the second part of the trade.
January 26th, 1971

Montreal Canadiens trade Ralph Backstrom to the Los Angeles Kings for Gord Labossiere and Ray Fortin

For the past year Backstrom had been voicing his desire to play in a warmer climate. Pollock granted his wish and got one of his own. A rejuvenated Backstrom helped lead the Kings out of the basement. The Seals finished in last place and the Canadiens armed with the first overall pick selected Guy Lafleur.
Those last 2 taken together are PURE EVIL GENIOUS.

The only thing unrealistic about the Whalers thing...is that Pollock did not manage to somehow make the team that was picking ahead of the HAbs better in enough time to pass the Whalers...LOL...because EHM sucks with the freaking lottery.

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Re: Challenge #29 - The 1974 Atlanta Flames!

Post by bruins72 » Tue Aug 20, 2013 10:02 pm

Well, I'm not regretting putting Langway into the lineup right after drafting him. He's been great! He's got 9 assists in 9 games (most on the team). Then again, he's the only defenseman that I allow to join the play.

So I'm 9 games into season 2 and I haven't been able to add to my team. I never got a UFA, so I'm trying for a waiver claim. I almost got one that would have suited me nicely but the Penguins were able to claim him first due to their lower ranking. I've been looking around for either a LW or a LD to bring in via a trade (regular or veteran trade) and haven't had any luck yet. I guess I've just got to keep using this team to the best of their abilities.

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Re: Challenge #29 - The 1974 Atlanta Flames!

Post by bruins72 » Thu Aug 22, 2013 5:18 pm

I'm 14 games into season 2 and I've made my 1-for-1 deal. I sent Bennett (who was absolutely useless in my game) to the Seals for Larry Patey. I consider this deal a big win for us. Patey is a young, defensive power forward. He's a great skater and has the most amazing defensive abilities. He's also got pretty good offensive abilities. My scouts say he's got second line potential (one says first) and he's compared to either a poor man's Juha Widing or like Dave Hudson. He already looks better than Hudson.

I had gotten the Seals to agree to the deal a week earlier but I delayed completing the deal because I had a couple other offers working that I was hoping would turn out. During this time, I ran into some injury problems on my defense. First, Pat Quinn went down with a thigh strain. Our for 2 weeks. Then I Greg Fox for a week to sprained wrist. That opened up a big hole on my left side. I don't really have any LD depth in my organization. Down on the farm, I've got a couple of poor LDs. So I had to play Bialowas, who's been a healthy scratch all season and most of last, and bring up Badiuk. These guys are both RDs, so I had to shift Kea and Langway to the left side. Kea hasn't adjusted so well yet but Langway hasn't skipped a beat.

I really need to make a Pick-for-Veteran trade! I went looking for defensemen and came up empty. I had a couple that I offered 2nd round picks for (which I thought was a decent offer) but their teams always wanted the pot sweetened a little more. I'm also still hoping for a decent player to pop up on waivers but I'm not holding my breath waiting for that to happen at this point in the season.

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Re: Challenge #29 - The 1974 Atlanta Flames!

Post by coombs14 » Fri Aug 23, 2013 3:44 am

So season one is over and season two is about to begin.

Lines:

Vail - Lysiak - Harvey
Chouinard - Talafous - Hextall
Richard - Bennett - Mcreary
Romanchych - Comeau - Leiter

Quinn - Houston
Kea - Ribble
Manery - Bialowas

Murray was my extra defender.

Highs from season one:
Lysiak is amazing. He came forth in league scoring and had a 9.00 rating while finishing second in Hart Trophy voting.
Vail put up a point per game as rookie but that still wasn't good enough for a Calder nomination.
Myer ended up being my starting goalie and played 60 games. He was quite strong and made up for some questionable defensive play.
Houston was a surprise. Played first line minutes and top unit powerplay time and put up respectable numbers.

Lowlights:
Losing in 4 straight games to the Rangers in round one of the playoffs. I only scored 3 goals the whole series.
J. Richard is garbage. I had hoped he could be my second line centre but no luck. I guess his digital career is following his real life one.
My bottom two lines were pretty terrible with the exception of Bennet who was alright but still only put up 38 points.

Free Agency: Pat Stapleton on defence. He is slotted in on my top pairing with Quinn.

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Re: Challenge #29 - The 1974 Atlanta Flames!

Post by bruins72 » Tue Aug 27, 2013 3:24 pm

So I ended up making my player-for-pick deal. I sent Leiter to the Blackhawks for a 4th round pick. I had come to the conclusion that I wasn't going to find any veterans that I wanted to trade a pick for, so I dealt a spare part for whatever I could get.

My 1-for-1 deal has worked out quite nicely! Patey has been a great addition to my top line. He's great at making opposing lines cough up the puck. He adds an extra element to that scoring line that gets them the puck more often. He's also put up 38 points in 37 games (with a +24) with us so far. Patey is also a key figure on our PK. All in all, he's been a great fit for this team.

Rod Langway has been great as an 18 year old rookie defenseman playing a regular role on our team. He's playing just under 18 minutes a game and sees time on the PP. I'm trying not to over-do it with him and ruin him but I'm also trying to make sure he's getting enough icetime. He's played in all 51 games we've played this season and has 25 points and he's a +15. His average rating is a 7.90. I really couldn't ask for much more from him.

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Re: Challenge #29 - The 1974 Atlanta Flames!

Post by Touhotin » Tue Aug 27, 2013 7:00 pm

I noticed that my schedule from January 1976 was empty...

Why this happened? I'm sure i've used Retro Laucher...

I allthough have save from 15th August 1975, where schedule is fine.

Can I use this save or should I start all over?

Question about draft; I drafted Marian Stastny (22 yrs) and Pekka Rautakallio (21 yrs). Is this allowed? I used them 2nd line and Rautakallio has been my best player...

In real life Rautakallio were defenseman (center in database). He was first finnish player selected to the NHL Allstar game.

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Re: Challenge #29 - The 1974 Atlanta Flames!

Post by nino33 » Tue Aug 27, 2013 7:41 pm

Touhotin wrote:I allthough have save from 15th August 1975, where schedule is fine.Can I use this save or should I start all over?
I'm not speaking for Bruins72, but I would think this would be OK (have you uploaded any stats to TBL since 15th August 1975? if so I think you'd have to get those deleted before uploading any more)

Touhotin wrote:Question about draft; I drafted Marian Stastny (22 yrs) and Pekka Rautakallio (21 yrs). Is this allowed?
There's no "rule" against doing so.
The optional idea/suggestion, to play more realistically, was to first have the appropriate EU Scout before drafting an EU player

Touhotin wrote:Rautakallio has been my best player...In real life Rautakallio were defenseman (center in database). He was first finnish player selected to the NHL Allstar game.
I see I made a mistake and there are two Rautakallios in the database (and both have "1" for G, LW, C, and RW and "0" for LD/RD so I don't know why Rautakallio shows as a C in your game). The Pekka Rautakallio who is contracted to the NHL's Phoenix Roadrunners at start-up has been kept (he's playing for the Roadrunners farm team the Johnstown Jets). The "draftable" Pekka Rautakallio who is on Pori at start-up has been deleted

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Re: Challenge #29 - The 1974 Atlanta Flames!

Post by bruins72 » Tue Aug 27, 2013 9:12 pm

nino33 wrote:
Touhotin wrote:I allthough have save from 15th August 1975, where schedule is fine.Can I use this save or should I start all over?
I'm not speaking for Bruins72, but I would think this would be OK (have you uploaded any stats to TBL since 15th August 1975? if so I think you'd have to get those deleted before uploading any more)
That's exactly right.

And I had this problem happen to me once during testing and it was because I forgot to load with the patch or the retro loader when I was supposed to.

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Re: Challenge #29 - The 1974 Atlanta Flames!

Post by bruins72 » Wed Aug 28, 2013 4:20 am

I just had Lysiak win the All-Star Game MPV. I don't think I've had that happen to one of my players before. 8-)

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Post by Touhotin » Wed Aug 28, 2013 4:10 pm

bruins72 wrote:
That's exactly right.

And I had this problem happen to me once during testing and it was because I forgot to load with the patch or the retro loader when I was supposed to.
Well, maybe I forgot use the retro loader. I will start all over, then I won't be getting any edge from euro-players. How my stats will be cleared?

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Re: Challenge #29 - The 1974 Atlanta Flames!

Post by bruins72 » Wed Aug 28, 2013 6:06 pm

Just send a PM to ArchibaldUK and ask him to reset your stats. You shouldn't have to re-start from the very beginning though. You could just go back to your last good save.

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Re: Challenge #29 - The 1974 Atlanta Flames!

Post by coombs14 » Thu Aug 29, 2013 3:33 am

bruins72 wrote:I just had Lysiak win the All-Star Game MPV. I don't think I've had that happen to one of my players before. 8-)
I have never had that happen in any game I have ever playing in EHM. I do know that I love Lysiak. My team would be totally suck without him.

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Re: Challenge #29 - The 1974 Atlanta Flames!

Post by bruins72 » Wed Sep 04, 2013 6:02 pm

Well... I'm one of the few people not trying out FHM yet. So I'm still here playing the challenge on EHM.

I finished season 2. I just need to get to the point where I can do screenshots and such. We finished the season 6th in the Eastern Conference. We made the playoffs! Tom Lysiak scored 50 goals, notching #49 and #50 in the last game of the season. That put him 3rd in the league. Lanny McDonald had 61 and Ken Hodge has 51. Lysiak was 2nd in the league in points with 128, just 5 points behind Hodge's 133. Everyone on our top 2 lines had at least 30 goals. Unfortunately, there wasn't much scoring beyond that. Larry Patey ended up being a great addition to the team. His defensive presence on that top line (with Lysiak and Vail) made them tough to play against. Talafous was really the only guy I liked on the bottom 2 lines. Sometimes he played RW on the second line if Harvey was struggling. Chouinard and Richard were constants on that second line. I would happily ditch everyone on my bottom two lines (with the exception of Talafous) if I could go out and get replacements. I'm hoping to at least ditch Comeau (useless) and McCreary (old and slow). I can deal with the rest. I guess Plett is a decent goon too.

My defense still needs an overhaul. Bringing in Langway right away worked out great but I need more players like him. BTW, Langway had 41 points and a +32 as a rookie. I like Fox as a shutdown defenseman and he's still young. Houston supposedly has potential. I think he could be a 2nd pairing guy for us, maybe. Kea should be a lot better than he is. He doesn't play up to his attributes. I'd be okay with trading him away if I could find a replacement. The same applies for Murray but worse. He just doesn't have the physical strength to play the shutdown defenseman role that the rest of his attributes put him as. Quinn is just okay. He's getting older and he's been put in a bigger role than he should be in. He'd be just fine as a bottom pairing guy but I've got him playing 1st or 2nd pairing most of the time. I just don't like my defense. My goalies have been great though! Bouchard has gotten the bulk of the starts but Myre does very well when called upon.

The playoffs were a big fail for us. We faced the NY Rangers in the first round. They beat us in 4 games. We had such a hard time scoring against them. We could only muster 3 goals total for those 4 games. So it's back to the drawing board! Hopefully we'll have a fruitful draft and off-season!

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Re: Challenge #29 - The 1974 Atlanta Flames!

Post by eternium85 » Thu Sep 05, 2013 12:49 pm

A qiuck recap of season 2. Finished 7th in the regular season. Faced Flyers in the playoffs and lost them straight in four games. I had a whole bunch of injuries at the end of the regular season, including Lysiak and Bennett, so I didn't really have my best lineup in the playoffs. I signed Walt McKechnie from the free agency and my trades were Richards for Seals Butch Williams and Bryan Hextall for Flyers' 2nd-round pick in 2008 draft.

Currently I'm around game 50 in the 3rd season, standing at 5th place in the conference. My free agent signings were C Wayne Connelly and G Dunc Wilson. I traded Phil Myre to Rockies for D Tom Bladon.
My lines currently are:

Chouinard-Lysiak-Vail
Harvey-Bennett-Talafous
Plett-McKechnie-Williams
Romanchych-Connelly-McCreary

Quinn-Houston
Fox-Langway
Kea-Bladon

Bouchard
Wilson

I'm pretty happy with my first three lines and the defense. I need to upgrade Romanchych and McCreary for some better players during next offseason. And perhaps sign a better LW for my 2nd line. Kea is also somebody who I'm considering to replace on the defense. I don't know if I'm going to make my pick-for-a player or player-for-a pick trade this season, we'll see if there's anyone interesting at the trade deadline.

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Re: Challenge #29 - The 1974 Atlanta Flames!

Post by bruins72 » Thu Sep 05, 2013 4:18 pm

I just learned something interesting. I'll often look up players from this DB if I'm using them and see what they were like in real life, just to make a comparison, plus it's fun to learn a little more about the players of this era. I just decided to look up Tom Lysiak and found out that his daughter was on the show, MasterChef (the US version) this season and made it towards the end. My wife and I had been watching this all season and I didn't know it was her because they don't really mention the people's last names. Anyhow, Lysiak returned the Atlanta area after retiring from hockey (and spending several seasons in Chicago) and his daughter is pretty hot.

Oh and another interesting tidbit about Lysiak is that he was suspended for tripping a linesman and got a 20 game suspension. :doh:

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Re: Challenge #29 - The 1974 Atlanta Flames!

Post by nino33 » Thu Sep 05, 2013 4:59 pm

bruins72 wrote:another interesting tidbit about Lysiak is that he was suspended for tripping a linesman and got a 20 game suspension. :doh:
Here's an SI article on the incident (from a couple weeks after it happened) http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/vault/ ... AG1135886/.
What got my attention was " Lysiak, who stands to lose about $50,000" - Lysiak was making $2500 a game! Now the average salary is ten times that!

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Post by bruins72 » Fri Sep 06, 2013 5:11 am

So Montreal won The Cup again in season 2 of my game. They beat the Blackhawks.

Awards came around...

Lysiak came in second for the Ross. He came in 3rd in Pearson voting. And he was 3rd for the Rocket Richard. Lysiak won the Plus Minus award though! Vail came in second. Lysiak made First All-Star Team.

Langway came in second for the Calder. He didn't stand a chance against Trottier. Langway also made the All Rookie Team.

Patey won the Selke!


The draft came around and there were some surprises. The Nordiques picked the 10th ranked player with the first pick. #1 overall ranked Linseman fell to 8th! Oh if only I had stunk up the joint and missed the playoffs. I got Paul MacLean in the first round, 21st overall. A couple other recognizable players that I drafted were Chris Nilan and Craig MacTavish.

Now I've just got to get to July 1st for my last screenshot.
Guy Chouinard won the Byng.

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Post by bruins72 » Fri Sep 13, 2013 4:54 pm

And I'm at it again...

So I've just logged my first 20 games of season 3. In the off-season, I signed my 3rd round pick from the first draft, Craig Norwich. My team really needed some offensive help from the blueline and this kid was an easy way to do that. He had been playing college hockey for Wisconsin and he took a little convincing to get him to leave college early. I had to offer him a little more than the minimum rookie contract but I got him on the team. He's not very good defensively but he's a decent skater, has a good shot, and is an accurate passer. My scouts are comparing him to a poor man's Brad Park. I'll take that! He started off the season like a man possessed! The team was doing really well and he was a part of it. He had 7 points in the first 3 games. He's tapered off quite a bit since and has sat in the press box for a couple games to observe. At the team's 20 game mark, he has 10 points in 18 games played but a -5. He's not very good defensively. Still, I'll work with that. My other off-season moves were signing UFAs Wayne Connelly and Butch Barber. Connelly is a great fit as a defensive forward to center my third line. I just wish he was better at faceoffs. He's got nice speed and excellent defensive skills though. I wanted to make my other UFA signing a defenseman and the pickings were slim for what I was offering. Barber was an older (33) and experienced addition but purely just a depth signing. He's got very good skating and stamina but his defensive skills are lacking. He's got a decent slapshot though. He's also a hard worker, with high ratings in Determination and WorkRate.

So as I said, we started the season HOT. Then things cooled off and we got some injuries. Nothing crazy. Just a week to 10 days for a couple guys and a few days here and there for others. I juggled the defense a bit and shuffled some players up my offensive lines to compensate. I also tried lots of different trades and really wasn't getting anywhere. Finally, at close to the 20 game mark, I shipped out Bob Murray to the Canucks and got Gord Lane. I wasn't able to give up any big pieces, so I wasn't able to get a big player in return. I wasn't happy with Murray though and Lane is younger and better. He's got decent size and he's tough. My scouts say he could end up a #3-4 defenseman and compare him to Dallas Smith. He's only 23. This kid is a fighter (green Agg and Brav ratings) and a hitter (green Hitting). So I added Lane to my lineup. And at that point I decided that I didn't really want Quinn anymore. I hadn't really wanted him for a while now. He was just "okay" and because of his stamina, playing a role bigger than he should have. I noticed he had some teams that wanted him though. One of those teams was the Cleveland Crusaders, who happen to have the worst record in the league so far. They really do look like a sinking ship. So after some haggling (they kept wanting a little more to sweeten the pot but never got it), they agreed to give me their 2nd round pick for Quinn.

So I've made my UFA signings and I've made my trades. Now it's time to see how it all shapes up. Here's what my lines are looking like...

Patey - Lysiak - Vail
Chouinard - Richard - Harvey
Hextall - Connelly - Talafous
Plett - McCreary - Graves/Romanchych

Lane - Langway
Norwich - Kea
Fox - Houston
Barber (reserve)

Bouchard - Myre

I've also hired a couple foreign scouts. One is a Latvian and the other is Ukrainian. I figure the Latvian is okay for Eastern European scouting and since the Ukraine used to be a part of the USSR, he could scout Russia. Neither one is very good but I figure it's a foot in the soor.

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Re: Challenge #29 - The 1974 Atlanta Flames!

Post by Asher413 » Sun Sep 15, 2013 2:50 am

I'm working hard to finish season two- sorry to those who take the time to run challenges, I absolutely love it, but this is the hardest semester I've ever experienced in school (and it's my 14th semester... so that's bad), and there's simply no way I can keep playing at the same level as the summer. :cry:

I was really looking forward to seeing where this challenge would go too!

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Re: Challenge #29 - The 1974 Atlanta Flames!

Post by nino33 » Mon Sep 16, 2013 12:22 am

I just completed the first season, finishing 37-38-7…..the 81 points left the Flames in 9th place and out of the playoffs.
Tom Lysiak led the team in scoring (42 goals 53 assists).
Bouchard was my main goaltender, and went 22-23-4 with a 2.60GAA (0.917SV% and 2SO).
Pat Quinn was a mainstay on D, and losing him to injury late in the season hurt the playoff push

The team was actually a game above .500 after 20 games, six games above .500 after 40 games, and three games above .500 after 60 games…..and then a lot of injuries hit in the season’s homestretch; I typically had 2-3 starters out, and even my goaltenders were injured – the injuries were all for just 1-3 weeks, but Atlanta lacks the depth to effectively overcome the loss of multiple starters (and I didn't take enough time to adjust tactics to try and compensate) and by season’s end the Flames were a game under .500 and 5 points behind the 9th place Birmingham Bulls

I wasn't as actively involved with monitoring performance and practice as I could have been (I did pay some attention to tactics at times). I'm GMing the AHL/CHL team too, but so far I haven't paid any attention to my minor league teams HaHa (I'm looking forward to the Draft and the off-season, I'm planning on signing many of my unsigned prospects as my AHL/CHL teams lack players!)

With more players to move around (platooning players, responding to performance/injuries) I'm looking to be more actively involved in season 2 :-)

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Re: Challenge #29 - The 1974 Atlanta Flames!

Post by Laker2415 » Mon Sep 23, 2013 7:48 pm

Just finished season 2 and had my best season statistically by far. My top line of Vail, Lysiak and Chouinard just destroyed the league, going 1-2-5 in league scoring. Buster Harvey was the only other player with more than 75 points. My free agent signing, Red Berenson had a nice 55 point campaign centering Harvey and Curt Bennett the entire season. Jacques Richard also chipped in 25 goals giving me 6 players with 25 or more goals. The offense is there, now I just have to find someway to prevent the puck from going in the net defensively.

Three of my defensemen had over 30 points, led by Pat Quinn with his 52, but as a team we were 15th amongst playoff teams in goals allowed with 229 (only the Red Wings gave up more at 255), so the offseason and trades for season 3 may be geared towards improving the defense a little bit.

Dan Bouchard was a rock in goal playing 74 games. I alternated between him and Myre early in the year, but Bouchard took over around mid-November and never gave Myre a chance to get a start. Myre could be traded next year, but I think I'll keep him for season 3 and give Bouchard more of a rest to make sure he's fresh for the Playoffs, should we get there.

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Re: Challenge #29 - The 1974 Atlanta Flames!

Post by bruins72 » Mon Sep 30, 2013 8:24 pm

I don't know if anyone else is still playing the challenge but I'm still plugging away. I've just finished the playoffs for season 3. Playing an Eastern Conference team with this database makes for a very difficult playoffs! I had the NY Islanders in the first round and managed to beat them in 5 games. Then in the next round I had the Canadiens! They've won the Cup in seasons 1 and 2 of this challenge. I managed to squeak by them in 7 games. Then in the conference finals I met up with the Broad Street Bullies. I took the Flyers to 7 games but couldn't manage to make it past them and into the Stanley Cup Finals. So close and yet so far away! The Flyers went on to win the Stanley Cup, beating the Blackhawks in 5 games.

Now to just get through awards, the draft, and getting my screens.

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Re: Challenge #29 - The 1974 Atlanta Flames!

Post by bruins72 » Tue Oct 01, 2013 7:51 pm

Since I'm not sure if I'll get another season in before we end this challenge, I think I'm going to play season 4 wild and free. I've got everything logged by the book for season 3 but season 4 I won't be playing according to challenge rules. I'm just going to have fun with it. I saw a 23 year old Charlie Simmer become a UFA and I just had to make him an offer. He was looking for $4M and change. I offered him $4.9M per season with a cap hit of $5M. The $5M signing would've been okay under challenge rules for season 4 but he was a year too young. I figure I'll sign some more depth and also make a couple trades. I won't go too crazy but it should be fun to play without restrictions a bit.

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Re: Challenge #29 - The 1974 Atlanta Flames!

Post by nino33 » Tue Oct 01, 2013 11:45 pm

bruins72 wrote:I don't know if anyone else is still playing the challenge
I completed my offseason (had a good draft and even signed a couple Free Agents!) and was hoping to get into/finish my second season but as of today I'm back to working full-time so I don't think I'll have the time now

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