Drew's Thought of the Day - 4/21/2013

Monday, 04.22.2013 / 9:02 AM PT
By Drew Remenda - Sharks TV, Color Commentator / Great White Bites
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A painful but necessary part of my job is to listen to a replay of our broadcasts and self critique my performance.

I learned this from my season at Hockey Night In Canada. A few times that season I sat with our Executive Producer and we went over every second of a game and honestly, bluntly reviewed my work.

To add even more clarity, Hockey Night had printed transcripts of every word I said during the game.

After reading the transcripts I was sure that I had no business behind a microphone explaining anything to anybody.

Anyway after listening to the last couple of broadcasts on Comcast Sportsnet, I'm using this Great White Bite to announce that I'm turning over a new leaf.

I'm going to stop complaining about the refs and their calls or lack of calls.

I go from analyst to whining in a split second. I get distracted and emotional and it's bad TV.

I will still hate some of the calls and you will know I hate the blown calls because of what all of our Mom's once told us.

" If you can't say anything nice about someone then don't say anything at all."



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PACIFIC DIVISION
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 y - ANA 82 46 25 11 218 192 103
2 x - LAK 82 48 28 6 225 195 102
3 x - SJS 82 46 30 6 241 210 98
4 ARI 82 35 39 8 209 245 78
5 CGY 82 35 40 7 231 260 77
6 VAN 82 31 38 13 191 243 75
7 EDM 82 31 43 8 203 245 70

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2015-2016 PLAYOFFS
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
L. Couture 19 8 17 5 25
J. Pavelski 19 13 9 4 22
B. Burns 19 6 16 8 22
J. Thornton 19 3 15 5 18
P. Marleau 19 5 8 2 13
T. Hertl 19 6 5 8 11
J. Ward 19 6 5 2 11
M. Vlasic 19 1 10 11 11
J. Donskoi 19 5 5 2 10
C. Tierney 19 5 2 4 7
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
M. Jones 12 7 3 .919 2.17
J. Reimer 0 0 0 .857 2.07
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