- "As I recall when there have been THN polls as well as other polls
"improving the game" people are against it. I'm not so sure it is a
minority and certainly not a small one."
I "recall" otherwise. Plus by doing informal polls with hockey fans
across the country (I always run into them when I travel via business)
you'll be surprised how many thought it was a good idea.
- In a message dated 4/4/2005 5:54:10 AM Pacific Standard Time,
>Move the nets back to where they were and you make the ice surface bigger
> "And the reason is not because players are bigger these days"
> I think a lot of has to do with that exactly. There is less room than
> before. The bigger ice surface will give the skilled players more room
> to score or set up plays and not have to worry about guys plugging up
> the middle or clamping onto them.
already.. All that room behind the nets just makes the attacking surface
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