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Hockey Playoffs?

coco_beware Apr 16, 2008 01:38 PM

Hi folks,

Does anyone know where I might go to watch the hockey playoffs, enjoy a cold one, and maybe even find some good eats? I adore Texas but this time of the year's a bit rough for a displaced Canuck.


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  1. rudeboy RE: coco_beware Apr 16, 2008 01:57 PM

    Third Base?

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      nypb RE: rudeboy Apr 16, 2008 02:02 PM

      I really hate to recommend this place as I had such a negative experience there a few weeks back (see the fish & chips thread) but Bagpipes on Research has TVs everywhere and they will put any game you want on any one of the TVs. I saw one of the mgrs put the Bruins game on for a table.

      Not too many hockey fans here in Austin. Let's Go Rangers!

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        coco_beware RE: nypb Apr 16, 2008 02:25 PM

        Hmm... I may check out Bagpipes since it's much closer to where I live. The servers make me really uncomfortable, honestly, but at this point I'd do anything to catch the game.

        thanks to you both.

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          Nab RE: coco_beware Apr 16, 2008 07:07 PM

          Sure hope you're not rootin' for the Sens coco .....

          Third Base is not a bad option for bar-grub. I'm hoping they'll have games on. I like those philly cheesesteak eggrolls !

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      jwynne2000 RE: coco_beware Apr 16, 2008 02:49 PM

      I was at Champions downtown last night and they had hockey on. They're pretty accomodating to customer requests for games. They have the $2 mystery beer all the time (it was Ziegen Bock last night by my best estimation). They have a pretty standard bar food menu, but it's not bad.

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        MustHaveFood RE: coco_beware Apr 17, 2008 04:18 PM

        more importantly, where can I find a Flyers game down here?

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          Pmd669 RE: coco_beware Jun 9, 2012 09:59 AM

          Anybody found any new recommendations for tonight's Stanley Cup Final? Especially tough because it is competing with the NBA Eastern Conference Final (Game 7).

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            TheBadWolf RE: Pmd669 Jun 11, 2012 03:22 PM

            Cover 3 had TVs on for both Spurs/Thunder game 6 and King/Devils Game 4 last Wednesday. Considering there's no basketball today they should have a lot of their TVs on the Stanley Cup Final game.

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