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Re: Build A Franchise -Discussion Thread (part 8) 

Post#61 » by Clyde_Style » Thu Nov 9, 2017 4:02 pm

Capn'O wrote:Good news everyone! Cascade Brewing is NOT closing. It's another brewery. They're pretty good too but it's not my favorite. A round of Bourbonic Plague on me!


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Re: Build A Franchise -Discussion Thread (part 8) 

Post#62 » by magnumt » Thu Nov 9, 2017 4:40 pm

bishnykfan wrote:Just a quick update.

I got an email today from wolverine studios the company that makes the SIM. They have announced the release date for their 2018 update. November 20th will be the day. I will preorder tonight when I get home. Hopefully we can then start our season no later then December 1st.

As we get closer to November 20th I will provide further details and get to depth charts and minutes.


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Re: Build A Franchise -Discussion Thread (part 8) 

Post#63 » by IllmaticHandler » Thu Nov 9, 2017 4:46 pm

Yall Mofos got me ready to taste all these beers.

And here I thought Becks was good. :lol:
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Re: Build A Franchise -Discussion Thread (part 8) 

Post#64 » by magnumt » Thu Nov 9, 2017 4:52 pm

IllmaticHandler wrote:Yall Mofos got me ready to taste all these beers.

And here I thought Becks was good. :lol:


Me personally, I like dark bitter beers/ales/stouts or lime based ones ( :wave: King of Canada).

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Re: Build A Franchise -Discussion Thread (part 8) 

Post#65 » by Capn'O » Thu Nov 9, 2017 5:01 pm

IllmaticHandler wrote:Yall Mofos got me ready to taste all these beers.

And here I thought Becks was good. :lol:


Becks is good. The Germans don't mess around.

But there's so much more to the depths of beer snobbery :D
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Re: Build A Franchise -Discussion Thread (part 8) 

Post#66 » by IllmaticHandler » Thu Nov 9, 2017 5:03 pm

Capn'O wrote:
IllmaticHandler wrote:Yall Mofos got me ready to taste all these beers.

And here I thought Becks was good. :lol:


Becks is good. The Germans don't mess around.

But there's so much more to the depths of beer snobbery :D


Im cool with Becks all day. I drink it Cause ITS German. :lol:


They don't serve/sell any of that stuff where I am from that yall talking about. So I have never tasted any of the "exotic" beers.
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Re: Build A Franchise -Discussion Thread (part 8) 

Post#67 » by Capn'O » Thu Nov 9, 2017 5:04 pm

bishnykfan wrote:Just a quick update.

I got an email today from wolverine studios the company that makes the SIM. They have announced the release date for their 2018 update. November 20th will be the day. I will preorder tonight when I get home. Hopefully we can then start our season no later then December 1st.

As we get closer to November 20th I will provide further details and get to depth charts and minutes.


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Re: Build A Franchise -Discussion Thread (part 8) 

Post#68 » by Capn'O » Thu Nov 9, 2017 5:07 pm

IllmaticHandler wrote:
Capn'O wrote:
IllmaticHandler wrote:Yall Mofos got me ready to taste all these beers.

And here I thought Becks was good. :lol:


Becks is good. The Germans don't mess around.

But there's so much more to the depths of beer snobbery :D


Im cool with Becks all day. I drink it Cause ITS German. :lol:


They don't serve/sell any of that stuff where I am from that yall talking about. So I have never tasted any of the "exotic" beers.


Yeah - you'd have to go searching to find my list out of state.

Did you ever try Brooklyn Brewery's stuff? Their lager was one of my go tos back when I was in state.

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Re: Build A Franchise -Discussion Thread (part 8) 

Post#69 » by moocow007 » Thu Nov 9, 2017 6:03 pm

Drummond just tied Shaq for 11th all time in career 20+rebound games, and Drummond is still only 25 years old. His FT% is almost double his career average. He's averaging 2 assists and 2 steals per game more than his career average. Currently putting up the best FG% to go along with the best defensive rating of his career at a miniscule 96. He's not forcing things or chucking shots and instead taking what the defense gives and getting his teammates involved. His team is 8-3.

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Re: Build A Franchise -Discussion Thread (part 8) 

Post#70 » by King of Canada » Thu Nov 9, 2017 7:52 pm

Capn'O wrote:
IllmaticHandler wrote:
Capn'O wrote:
Becks is good. The Germans don't mess around.

But there's so much more to the depths of beer snobbery :D


Im cool with Becks all day. I drink it Cause ITS German. :lol:


They don't serve/sell any of that stuff where I am from that yall talking about. So I have never tasted any of the "exotic" beers.


Yeah - you'd have to go searching to find my list out of state.

Did you ever try Brooklyn Brewery's stuff? Their lager was one of my go tos back when I was in state.

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Pretty sure I had this exact beer on tap at MSG last week. It was fantastic. The two long time season ticket holders sitting next to me bought me a second at half time. :D
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Re: Build A Franchise -Discussion Thread (part 8) 

Post#71 » by King of Canada » Thu Nov 9, 2017 7:53 pm

magnumt wrote:
IllmaticHandler wrote:Yall Mofos got me ready to taste all these beers.

And here I thought Becks was good. :lol:


Me personally, I like dark bitter beers/ales/stouts or line based ones ( :wave: King of Canada).

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Re: Build A Franchise -Discussion Thread (part 8) 

Post#72 » by Manhattan Project » Thu Nov 9, 2017 9:38 pm

Ommegang and New Belgium are running things right now IMO.
Brooklyn Brewery changed their formula a few years ago and the quality was cut. Miss that Pennant Ale though.
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Re: Build A Franchise -Discussion Thread (part 8) 

Post#73 » by mpharris36 » Thu Nov 9, 2017 9:42 pm

i didn't know yall kids were talking beers...in my wheelhouse...

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Re: Build A Franchise -Discussion Thread (part 8) 

Post#74 » by Capn'O » Thu Nov 9, 2017 9:49 pm

The MPs coming through. I miss Ommegang. Hard to get it out here. I should try though. The Belgian styles are my favorites. Unibroue makes some really good stuff to.

mpharris36 wrote:i didn't know yall kids were talking beers...in my wheelhouse...


You like hops, I see.
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Re: Build A Franchise -Discussion Thread (part 8) 

Post#75 » by King of Canada » Thu Nov 9, 2017 9:56 pm

Picked up a local porter and an ipa today. Both are really good.
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Re: Build A Franchise -Discussion Thread (part 8) 

Post#76 » by mpharris36 » Thu Nov 9, 2017 9:56 pm

Capn'O wrote:The MPs coming through. I miss Ommegang. Hard to get it out here. I should try though. The Belgian styles are my favorites.

mpharris36 wrote:i didn't know yall kids were talking beers...in my wheelhouse...


You like hops, I see.


the double ipa "juice bomb" kick in new england is the way to go man. You will never go back (it can get pricey though the single cut which was ridiculous goes for about $26 for a 4 pack :lol: )...I'm not talking hops in terms of bitterness, when you think IPA's they don't even feel like IPA's. They are sit outside on a nice summer/fall/spring day beers. They are really easy to drink...lot of citrus/fruity type notes to them.
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Re: Build A Franchise -Discussion Thread (part 8) 

Post#77 » by King of Canada » Thu Nov 9, 2017 10:02 pm

mpharris36 wrote:
Capn'O wrote:The MPs coming through. I miss Ommegang. Hard to get it out here. I should try though. The Belgian styles are my favorites.

mpharris36 wrote:i didn't know yall kids were talking beers...in my wheelhouse...


You like hops, I see.


the double ipa "juice bomb" kick in new england is the way to go man. You will never go back (it can get pricey though the single cut which was ridiculous goes for about $26 for a 4 pack :lol: )...I'm not talking hops in terms of bitterness, when you think IPA's they don't even feel like IPA's. They are sit outside on a nice summer/fall/spring day beers. They are really easy to drink...lot of citrus/fruity type notes to them.


Seeing a few Black IPAs popping up lately
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Re: Build A Franchise -Discussion Thread (part 8) 

Post#78 » by mpharris36 » Thu Nov 9, 2017 10:04 pm

King of Canada wrote:
mpharris36 wrote:
Capn'O wrote:The MPs coming through. I miss Ommegang. Hard to get it out here. I should try though. The Belgian styles are my favorites.



You like hops, I see.


the double ipa "juice bomb" kick in new england is the way to go man. You will never go back (it can get pricey though the single cut which was ridiculous goes for about $26 for a 4 pack :lol: )...I'm not talking hops in terms of bitterness, when you think IPA's they don't even feel like IPA's. They are sit outside on a nice summer/fall/spring day beers. They are really easy to drink...lot of citrus/fruity type notes to them.


Seeing a few Black IPAs popping up lately


yeah I noticed that too, I'm with Cap though...that belgin style double ipa's with the citrus/floral notes...man those are so easy to drink, it can almost get you in trouble.

it sure as hell beat the days back in school drinking natty light, keystone, pbr...you couldn't pay me to drink those now... :noway:
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Re: Build A Franchise -Discussion Thread (part 8) 

Post#79 » by King of Canada » Thu Nov 9, 2017 10:12 pm

mpharris36 wrote:
King of Canada wrote:
mpharris36 wrote:
the double ipa "juice bomb" kick in new england is the way to go man. You will never go back (it can get pricey though the single cut which was ridiculous goes for about $26 for a 4 pack :lol: )...I'm not talking hops in terms of bitterness, when you think IPA's they don't even feel like IPA's. They are sit outside on a nice summer/fall/spring day beers. They are really easy to drink...lot of citrus/fruity type notes to them.


Seeing a few Black IPAs popping up lately


yeah I noticed that too, I'm with Cap though...that belgin style double ipa's with the citrus/floral notes...man those are so easy to drink, it can almost get you in trouble.

it sure as hell beat the days back in school drinking natty light, keystone, pbr...you couldn't pay me to drink those now... :noway:


I got myself in trouble a few weeks ago. Picked up a growler of 8% pumpkin beer and drank nearly the whole thing in one sitting. First time since high school that I was really hungover.
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Post#80 » by Manhattan Project » Thu Nov 9, 2017 10:20 pm

mpharris36 wrote:
yeah I noticed that too, I'm with Cap though...that belgin style double ipa's with the citrus/floral notes...man those are so easy to drink, it can almost get you in trouble.

it sure as hell beat the days back in school drinking natty light, keystone, pbr...you couldn't pay me to drink those now... :noway:


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