Niagara IceDogs Fan Forum !  

Search:     Photos: 23,398    Downloads: 1,106,026   Msgs Posted: 120,021   Thread Views: 20,597,625   Online Now: 93
Go Back   Niagara IceDogs Fan Forum ! > NIAGARA ICEDOGS Fan Forums > Niagara IceDogs - Fan Talk & News

Notices

Niagara IceDogs - Fan Talk & News Discussions posted by the fans about the Niagara IceDogs - talk about games, players, fights, news, etc.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1  
Old 12-17-2017, 08:53 PM
retired/sectionJ's Avatar
retired/sectionJ retired/sectionJ is offline
Big League
 

Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Welland
Posts: 2,699
Thanks: 1,926
Thanked 1,367 Times in 828 Posts
retired/sectionJ is absolutely magnificent!retired/sectionJ is absolutely magnificent!retired/sectionJ is absolutely magnificent!retired/sectionJ is absolutely magnificent!retired/sectionJ is absolutely magnificent!retired/sectionJ is absolutely magnificent!retired/sectionJ is absolutely magnificent!retired/sectionJ is absolutely magnificent!retired/sectionJ is absolutely magnificent!retired/sectionJ is absolutely magnificent!retired/sectionJ is absolutely magnificent!
Default Time to grade Niagara at the half way mark?

We are 2 games away from the actual mid point of the schedule and with nothing going on for two weeks.... h....
This might be a good time to grade our team as a whole, from say A+ to F if we desire.

Niagara has played 32 games, with a record of 16 wins..... 11 losses...... 3 OTL's.......2 SOL's ; for 37 points.

We are 4th in the Eastern Conference and 11th Overall in the OHL

We are 3 points behind Kingston who have 40 points and we have one game in hand on them.

We are 4 points ahead of Ottawa who have 33 points and we have two games in hand.

We are 5 points ahead of Peterborough who have 32 points and we have one game in hand.

This team still has a lot of growing to do but, so far, they are better than I thought they would be..

I am giving our team a score of B-

Last edited by retired/sectionJ; 12-17-2017 at 09:19 PM. Reason: Spelling mistake again
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to retired/sectionJ For This Useful Post:
  #2  
Old 12-17-2017, 09:19 PM
dogs77's Avatar
dogs77 dogs77 is offline
Big League
 

Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: Section 101
Posts: 1,905
Thanks: 989
Thanked 929 Times in 548 Posts
dogs77 has a reputation beyond reputedogs77 has a reputation beyond reputedogs77 has a reputation beyond reputedogs77 has a reputation beyond reputedogs77 has a reputation beyond reputedogs77 has a reputation beyond reputedogs77 has a reputation beyond reputedogs77 has a reputation beyond reputedogs77 has a reputation beyond reputedogs77 has a reputation beyond reputedogs77 has a reputation beyond repute
Default

With all.things considered, I'm giving them a B-
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 12-17-2017, 09:50 PM
dogs777 dogs777 is offline
Big League
 

Join Date: Nov 2015
Posts: 2,417
Thanks: 1,042
Thanked 511 Times in 405 Posts
dogs777 is well liked by the other membersdogs777 is well liked by the other membersdogs777 is well liked by the other membersdogs777 is well liked by the other membersdogs777 is well liked by the other membersdogs777 is well liked by the other membersdogs777 is well liked by the other membersdogs777 is well liked by the other membersdogs777 is well liked by the other membersdogs777 is well liked by the other membersdogs777 is well liked by the other members
Default

With 2 games before the official halfway point the team could still get halfway to Billy’s prediction at least points wise so B+
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 12-17-2017, 10:02 PM
dogs77's Avatar
dogs77 dogs77 is offline
Big League
 

Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: Section 101
Posts: 1,905
Thanks: 989
Thanked 929 Times in 548 Posts
dogs77 has a reputation beyond reputedogs77 has a reputation beyond reputedogs77 has a reputation beyond reputedogs77 has a reputation beyond reputedogs77 has a reputation beyond reputedogs77 has a reputation beyond reputedogs77 has a reputation beyond reputedogs77 has a reputation beyond reputedogs77 has a reputation beyond reputedogs77 has a reputation beyond reputedogs77 has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by dogs777 View Post
With 2 games before the official halfway point the team could still get halfway to Billy’s prediction at least points wise so B+
I would agree with your grade if it wasn't for the fact that they have had too many games that they decided not to show up and the pathetic power play loses them some marks as well
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 12-17-2017, 10:04 PM
123 G! 123 G! is online now
1st Line
 

Join Date: Sep 2009
Posts: 750
Thanks: 884
Thanked 555 Times in 286 Posts
123 G! has a reputation beyond repute123 G! has a reputation beyond repute123 G! has a reputation beyond repute123 G! has a reputation beyond repute123 G! has a reputation beyond repute123 G! has a reputation beyond repute123 G! has a reputation beyond repute123 G! has a reputation beyond repute123 G! has a reputation beyond repute123 G! has a reputation beyond repute123 G! has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by retired/sectionJ View Post
We are 2 games away from the actual mid point of the schedule and with nothing going on for two weeks.... h....
This might be a good time to grade our team as a whole, from say A+ to F if we desire.

Niagara has played 32 games, with a record of 16 wins..... 11 losses...... 3 OTL's.......2 SOL's ; for 37 points.

We are 4th in the Eastern Conference and 11th Overall in the OHL

We are 3 points behind Kingston who have 40 points and we have one game in hand on them.

We are 4 points ahead of Ottawa who have 33 points and we have two games in hand.

We are 5 points ahead of Peterborough who have 32 points and we have one game in hand.

This team still has a lot of growing to do but, so far, they are better than I thought they would be..

I am giving our team a score of B-
Am I wrong in thinking or saying we're actually 16-16? 11 regulation losses, 3 overtime losses and 2 shootout losses adds up to 16 losses. We're a .500 team. With that being said I still like that we're in 4th place in the East ( a lot higher than I predicted) but there is still 36 games left in the regular season time will tell. I say C+ or B- as well.
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to 123 G! For This Useful Post:
  #6  
Old 12-17-2017, 10:54 PM
three dog night three dog night is offline
Team Captain
 

Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: st.catharines Section A Row F Seat 9
Posts: 4,733
Thanks: 1,002
Thanked 910 Times in 602 Posts
three dog night has a reputation beyond reputethree dog night has a reputation beyond reputethree dog night has a reputation beyond reputethree dog night has a reputation beyond reputethree dog night has a reputation beyond reputethree dog night has a reputation beyond reputethree dog night has a reputation beyond reputethree dog night has a reputation beyond reputethree dog night has a reputation beyond reputethree dog night has a reputation beyond reputethree dog night has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by 123 G! View Post
Am I wrong in thinking or saying we're actually 16-16? 11 regulation losses, 3 overtime losses and 2 shootout losses adds up to 16 losses. We're a .500 team. With that being said I still like that we're in 4th place in the East ( a lot higher than I predicted) but there is still 36 games left in the regular season time will tell. I say C+ or B- as well.
Nope because the five extra time looses will be ties if they go with the old system it will be 14 11 7.
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 12-18-2017, 08:05 AM
louie dogg louie dogg is online now
3rd Line
 

Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: section g row j seatrs 19 &20
Posts: 162
Thanks: 95
Thanked 91 Times in 48 Posts
louie dogg is just really nicelouie dogg is just really nicelouie dogg is just really nicelouie dogg is just really nice
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by 123 G! View Post
Am I wrong in thinking or saying we're actually 16-16? 11 regulation losses, 3 overtime losses and 2 shootout losses adds up to 16 losses. We're a .500 team. With that being said I still like that we're in 4th place in the East ( a lot higher than I predicted) but there is still 36 games left in the regular season time will tell. I say C+ or B- as well.
I agree...B- at best.....too many of the other column games were just because of irresponsible play and lack of effort.Most of these could very well ended up in the W column ,with just a little bit extra effort.
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 12-18-2017, 09:14 AM
Blacksox's Avatar
Blacksox Blacksox is offline
Big League
 

Join Date: Jan 2015
Posts: 2,195
Thanks: 890
Thanked 2,170 Times in 1,051 Posts
Blacksox is absolutely magnificent!Blacksox is absolutely magnificent!Blacksox is absolutely magnificent!Blacksox is absolutely magnificent!Blacksox is absolutely magnificent!Blacksox is absolutely magnificent!Blacksox is absolutely magnificent!Blacksox is absolutely magnificent!Blacksox is absolutely magnificent!Blacksox is absolutely magnificent!Blacksox is absolutely magnificent!
Default

The league average is 36 points or .562 Win %.

A letter grade of C or C+ would be a .500 record (32 points).

A letter grade of B- would be a team slightly below the league average of .562 (36 points).

Since the Ice Dogs are slightly above the league average .578 (37 points), my letter grade is a B.

For a team most expected a .500 record from, the Ice Dogs are significantly above expectations:
<> 4th in the East (4 points ahead of Ottawa and 2 fewer games played).
<> Surprisingly, 8th in the OHL (Win %).


Go Dogs!
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 12-18-2017, 10:39 AM
fishfan51's Avatar
fishfan51 fishfan51 is offline
Resident OHL Expert
 

Join Date: Jul 2007
Posts: 2,669
Thanks: 217
Thanked 2,496 Times in 1,031 Posts
fishfan51 is absolutely magnificent!fishfan51 is absolutely magnificent!fishfan51 is absolutely magnificent!fishfan51 is absolutely magnificent!fishfan51 is absolutely magnificent!fishfan51 is absolutely magnificent!fishfan51 is absolutely magnificent!fishfan51 is absolutely magnificent!fishfan51 is absolutely magnificent!fishfan51 is absolutely magnificent!fishfan51 is absolutely magnificent!
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by 123 G! View Post
Am I wrong in thinking or saying we're actually 16-16? 11 regulation losses, 3 overtime losses and 2 shootout losses adds up to 16 losses. We're a .500 team. With that being said I still like that we're in 4th place in the East ( a lot higher than I predicted) but there is still 36 games left in the regular season time will tell. I say C+ or B- as well.
If you didn't win, you lost. They've taken to the ice 32 times, won 16 and lost 16. That's .500 in my books. (Don't care about loser points, that's why more than half the league would be above .500)

Being in 11th place in the league pretty much solidifies that. Win half your games, be half way up the standings.

Either way they have a better record than I predicted. Still don't think there is enough talent to make noise this year or win a championship next. But, the first half was better than I expected.

Goaltending: A
Defence: B-
Offence: C
PP: D
PK: B+
Lineup management: D (for the simple fact that #67 is getting ice, when #68 sits in the stands)

Overall: B-

Last edited by fishfan51; 12-18-2017 at 10:41 AM.
Reply With Quote
The Following 6 Users Say Thank You to fishfan51 For This Useful Post:
  #10  
Old 12-18-2017, 11:28 AM
Blacksox's Avatar
Blacksox Blacksox is offline
Big League
 

Join Date: Jan 2015
Posts: 2,195
Thanks: 890
Thanked 2,170 Times in 1,051 Posts
Blacksox is absolutely magnificent!Blacksox is absolutely magnificent!Blacksox is absolutely magnificent!Blacksox is absolutely magnificent!Blacksox is absolutely magnificent!Blacksox is absolutely magnificent!Blacksox is absolutely magnificent!Blacksox is absolutely magnificent!Blacksox is absolutely magnificent!Blacksox is absolutely magnificent!Blacksox is absolutely magnificent!
Default

Including OT loses, actually brings up another interesting stats.

There are only 7 teams with fewer losses than Niagara:
SSM 8.
Sarnia 10.
Barrie 12.
Kingston 13.
Kitchener 13.
Windsor 14.
Saginaw 15
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Blacksox For This Useful Post:
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:19 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
(c) IceDogFans.com, 2007-2015