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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - April 6, 1990, Winnipeg, Manitoba Alpos analysis oilers dont know score jets Alpo Suhonen wimps they called Suhonen believes the Edmonton oilers Are confused by the Winnipeg confused by the outcome of the first game of the smythe division confused by their own the oilers Are receiving mixed said the jets cerebral assistant coach at breakfast yesterday i watched their faces in the second period wednesday they didst know what was happening to they Are a very arrogant hockey they Are being told from above that they Are better than we Are but what is happening on the ice is proving to them that what they Are being told int they Are completely they Are very a finnish who spent most of yesterday afternoon Reading a Book called flow the psychology of optimum experience by a russian intellectual whose name Alpo even is convinced the oilers coaches and especially the clubs Glen Haven been completely honest about the a week of so Sather called us a Bunch of Suhonen i think some of the players believe they think we Are when the game we Arent wimps and that has confused it is like being Given mixed for if your Mother gives you a lot of love but your father beats you Are Given so Many mixed messages that you will never understand what is right and what is i see that same sort of thing happening to the they Are being told the jets Are easy to but then when we they dont understand what is wednesday night the jets opened the san the semis with a shocking 75 win Over the in the local papers Here the entire blame for the loss was Laid at the pads of goaltender Bill including the archbishop of pointed the Finger at ran Fords nervous Effort As the reason for the oilers nobody on the Banks of the North Saskatchewan gave the jets any credit at its something the jets themselves May not but something Suhonen likes very they May say they respect but they never Suhonen they thought they were going to win easily and when they started out playing very they figured it would be no but we came around in the second period and i think we dominated the i looked at them and saw hockey players who were they wondered what was happening because that want what was see not Page 60 Winnipeg free press april 1990 pages 5968 Mark sports editor Scotland paves the Way for Canadian Back to drawing Board jets score Low Marks for artistic impression by Grant Mcginnis Winnipeg free press Edmonton it was no so with a few Quick strokes of the coaching Bob Alpo Suhonen and Clare Drake each did their part yesterday to ensure tonight second game of the smythe division semifinal series will be a better one for the Winnipeg Victory the underdog jets Are aware of their Pokey looks Over ran Fords you want to be positive but i Hope that we dont feel that we played All that said whose team holds a 10 Lead on the Edmonton oilers after a somewhat fortunate 75 win wednesday night at North lands weve got to talk about All the things we didst do Well and there were quite a number of thanks to Bill the oilers resident Phil Anthro Winnipeg opening night deficiencies did not amount to but this was a nervous hockey there was some difficulty with the flow game was Choppy at Best and that Gap Between the defence and forwards which seems to appear every time the jets turn in a regrettable performance was creeping Back into the scheme of the penalty killing Edmonton was 35 on the Power play and controlled with ease needs we have to Cut the mistakes and play a better game acknowledged defence Man Teppo num whose 175foot blast into an empty net sealed the i think because it was the first every body was a Little bit High and nervous and we made some easy it is the Derth of Speed that was the most cause for i think we played really sort of said Centre Man Thomas i dont think we can afford to do it for another the Guy who got the puck was standing around looking for Guys to pass it to instead of skating with i think it was More that we were very we didst know what was going to As it the jets survived themselves this time the coaches would like to see a Little less Good Fortune see penalty Page 60 a photo jubilation John Huston reacts to a Birdie putt on the 18th Hole yesterday at that gave him the Early Lead at the but his Joy at a 66 was Short lived As Mike Donald came along with a a first round record tying whalers whack Bruins by Kevin Paul Dupont Boston Globe Boston the Boston Bruins opened the 1990 Stanley cup playoffs last night with their worst skate Forward and their goal ending Home want it was downright the Hartford who needed but eight shots to beat Reggie Lemelin four times by Midway through the second slapped a 43 loss on the Bruins at Boston Garden and took a 1fl Lead in their Besto seven Adams division playoff Buffalo 4 Montreal 1 by rangers 2 by islanders 1 Hartford 4 Boston 3 Washington 5 new Jersey 4 who during the regular season teamed with Andy Moog for the Best goal against Mark in the National hockey fought the puck while his teammates broke Down on two or three key defensive the result was a surprising win for the who were grossly but were backed by some steady sometimes sensational goal ending from Peter you can see by the shots that we made the most of our Quality said whalers coach Rick our goal ending was and we blocked a lot of and i feel very fortunate to come out of this with a its a one none said Boston coach Mike reluctant to pin too much blame on who looked hesitant and unsure in his when you lose too Many one none generally you lose they got some Good goal ending and they blocked a ton of beyond the key for the whalers was their coverage of the Bruins in front of the Hartford while his defence men kept sliding Down to Stop Boston passes and Sidorkiewicz stayed on his feet and turned Back most of the Good attempts that came his his poise Lemelin occasional awkwardness paved the Way to Bostons i definitely missed the second goal i overplayed said referring to Dean evasions strike at of the second period that came off a weak wrist shot from the left i was off key a Little Todd Scott Young and Randy Ladouceur scored on Hartford first eight shots on Cam Bob Carpenter and Dave Poulin beat Sidorkiewicz after the score was truck specials t a War Arturi Chevy tons and 4x4s 90 astros air tilt Phuol am pm at is p rally i cosh tuck Jiff pm 8 Day Money Back guarantee onre condoned cars and trucks 85 Honda civic 85 Topaz Auto 85 Aries 4 Low 83 century4door at 87 Cavalier 4 or air 85 Parisienne 4 or Cherry picker special 88 Delta Royale Brougham Only 23000 1

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