Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 20 of 28

Thread: Dan Girardi Announces Retirement

  1. #1
    The prince that was promised BSBH Legend
    Phil in Absentia's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Location
    Brooklyn, NY
    Posts
    89,921
    Rep Power
    540

    Dan Girardi Announces Retirement

    "Everyone says you should be a good loser. If you’re a good loser, you’re a loser."
    - John Tortorella


    "Never be a spectator of unfairness or stupidity. Seek out argument and disputation for their own sake; the grave will supply plenty of time for silence."
    - Christopher Hitchens

  2. #2
    Senior Member Midget Division
    Slobberknocker's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Location
    2 feet south of the blueline
    Posts
    4,896
    Rep Power
    53
    back to the lumber yard danny...

    hell of a career for him. i'd have no regrets.
    Acqua in bocca

  3. #3
    Senior Member BSBH Prospect
    Blue Heaven's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    Queens
    Posts
    10,818
    Rep Power
    108
    Warrior

  4. #4
    ContraQuinndicated BSBH Prospect
    G1000's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Posts
    19,202
    Rep Power
    294
    The G1000 shuts down.

    Farewell, sweet prince.
    Hidden Content
    Blueshirts Brotherhood. We do what we must because we can - for the good of all Rangerkind

  5. #5
    Senior Member Junior Division
    BlairBettsBlocksEverything's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Posts
    6,711
    Rep Power
    98
    absolute fuckin warrior. what a career.

    I forget which episode of SPittin Chiclets it was, but Whitney was telling a story about how Girardi almost quit hockey when he was in the ECHL but his dad convinced him to just finish out the season and think about it then. He wound up getting up to the AHL by the end of that year and eventually made his way to NY, and signed himself a pretty ticket along the way.

    I consider G a Rangers legend. maybe not 'retire his number' status but a legend nonetheless
    __________________________________

  6. #6
    Junior Member Mite Division RangerTheo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2019
    Posts
    10
    Rep Power
    2
    Question, does this save us his buyout cap hit?

  7. #7
    Senior Member BSBH Prospect
    So Nashty's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Posts
    11,211
    Rep Power
    62
    Always liked girardi a lot. Hope he comes back to the rangers in some capacity


    Sent from my iPhone using Blueshirts Brotherhood mobile app powered by Tapatalk

  8. #8
    Senior Member BSBH Prospect
    Blue Heaven's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    Queens
    Posts
    10,818
    Rep Power
    108
    Quote Originally Posted by BlairBettsBlocksEverything View Post
    absolute fuckin warrior. what a career.

    I forget which episode of SPittin Chiclets it was, but Whitney was telling a story about how Girardi almost quit hockey when he was in the ECHL but his dad convinced him to just finish out the season and think about it then. He wound up getting up to the AHL by the end of that year and eventually made his way to NY, and signed himself a pretty ticket along the way.

    I consider G a Rangers legend. maybe not 'retire his number' status but a legend nonetheless
    Couldnt hack it in the ECHL for 7 games? LOL! He played 7 games in the ECHL then played 66 games that season for the Wolfpack

  9. #9
    Senior Member Junior Division
    BlairBettsBlocksEverything's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Posts
    6,711
    Rep Power
    98
    Quote Originally Posted by Blue Heaven View Post
    Couldnt hack it in the ECHL for 7 games? LOL! He played 7 games in the ECHL then played 66 games that season for the Wolfpack
    i might be getting the facts wrong but they did tell a story about him being in the coast and thinking he was going to just call it a career and get a real job
    __________________________________

  10. #10
    HNIC BSBH Legend
    Pete's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Posts
    81,183
    Rep Power
    642
    Quote Originally Posted by Blue Heaven View Post
    Couldnt hack it in the ECHL for 7 games? LOL! He played 7 games in the ECHL then played 66 games that season for the Wolfpack
    Quote Originally Posted by BlairBettsBlocksEverything View Post
    i might be getting the facts wrong but they did tell a story about him being in the coast and thinking he was going to just call it a career and get a real job
    It was because he wound up in the ECHL and not the A, IIRC.

  11. #11
    Rural Supremacist BSBH Prospect
    Dunny's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Posts
    16,176
    Rep Power
    389
    Goaltenders dream D man. Just out worked everybody to get to where he got to.

    Went out playing 18 minutes/night for the best team in the league.

    Legend, really.
    Last edited by Dunny; 09-20-2019 at 11:13 AM.

  12. #12
    //reported BSBH Prospect
    phillyb™'s Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2013
    Location
    Chicago
    Posts
    10,285
    Rep Power
    106
    Thanks for everything Dan!

    #imthebadguy

  13. #13
    (╯°□°)╯︵ ┻━┻ BSBH Prospect
    Keirik's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Posts
    10,423
    Rep Power
    188
    Great career. I don’t know why but I wish he played another 2 years or so. I’ll miss seeing him out there.

  14. #14
    The prince that was promised BSBH Legend
    Phil in Absentia's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Location
    Brooklyn, NY
    Posts
    89,921
    Rep Power
    540
    Quote Originally Posted by G1000 View Post
    The G1000 shuts down.

    Farewell, sweet prince.
    "Everyone says you should be a good loser. If you’re a good loser, you’re a loser."
    - John Tortorella


    "Never be a spectator of unfairness or stupidity. Seek out argument and disputation for their own sake; the grave will supply plenty of time for silence."
    - Christopher Hitchens

  15. #15
    Very Large Member BSBH Prospect
    Vodka Drunkenski's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Posts
    16,051
    Rep Power
    178
    I hope they do some sort of tribute for him before a game
    Hidden Content

    Let's Go Rangers!

  16. #16
    HNIC BSBH Legend
    Pete's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Posts
    81,183
    Rep Power
    642
    Quote Originally Posted by Vodka Drunkenski View Post
    I hope they do some sort of tribute for him before a game
    They could put a #5 in front of the net so pucks can bounce in the net off of it, or deflect directly to the other team.

  17. #17
    Very Large Member BSBH Prospect
    Vodka Drunkenski's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Posts
    16,051
    Rep Power
    178
    Hidden Content

    Let's Go Rangers!

  18. #18
    Member Mite Division Rranger's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Posts
    72
    Rep Power
    12
    It’s not often if you asked a 100 people to use one word to describe a player all 100 would say warrior. He was. Enjoy the fishing Dan.

  19. #19
    Rural Supremacist BSBH Prospect
    Dunny's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Posts
    16,176
    Rep Power
    389


    This guy is a serious hockey writer who knows his stuff.

  20. #20
    Senior Member Midget Division
    Kevin's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    Central NJ
    Posts
    4,393
    Rep Power
    96
    Quote Originally Posted by Dunny View Post


    This guy is a serious hockey writer who knows his stuff.
    Callahan probably was his choice for MVP too.

Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •