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21:05  08 march  2018
21:05  08 march  2018 Source:   MSN

Jimmy Kimmel claps back at Trump for 'lowest-rated Oscars' tweet

  Jimmy Kimmel claps back at Trump for 'lowest-rated Oscars' tweet It wouldn’t truly be the Oscars if President Donald Trump didn’t have something to tweet about it, but Jimmy Kimmel was ready with a snappy comeback. “Lowest rated Oscars in HISTORY,” Trump wrote on Tuesday — which is true. This year’s Academy Awards telecast was the least-viewed in the show’s history, averaging 26.5 million viewers on ABC. “Problem is, we don’t have Stars anymore – except your President (just kidding, of course)!” Trump added. Kimmel, who hosted the ceremony and continues to denounce the president on Jimmy Kimmel Live, responded: “Thanks, lowest rated President in HISTORY.” Thanks, lowest rated President in HISTORY.— Jimmy Kimmel (@jimmykimmel) March 6, 2018 The Oscars telecast has continued to drop in viewers since 2014, which garnered 43.7 million viewers at the time. While the focus of this year’s show was more on the #MeToo, Time’s Up, and Never Again movements sweeping through Hollywood, Kimmel threw a few jabs towards the White House. At one point during the opening monologue, he joked that Trump called Get Out the “best first three-quarters of a movie this year.

41% of more than 500 players surveyed mentioned that Price was the toughest goalie to beat. Even in a down year, #Habs Carey Price voted 'Most Difficult Goalie to Score on' by 41% of 439 of his peers in the 2017-18 #NHLPAPlayerPoll — Priyanta Emrith

Goalies are tough to analyze, but improving comparative tools, including 5v5 adjGSAA/60, can help. The point of this stat isn't to necessarily surprise, but to illuminate and make it easier to compare his performance against his peers .

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Here are your daily links, including results of the NHLPA Player’s Poll, past and future Habs, some of the season’s worst stats, and more.

Montreal Canadiens news and notes

  • Carey Price is the “most difficult to score on” in a landslide, according to the NHLPA’s 2017-18 player poll. [NHLPA]
  • Mike Weaver is still working on the adjustment to life after the NHL. [The Athletic]
  • Habs prospect Jake Evans has been named a finalist for Big 10 defensive forward of the year.
  • There is a fair amount of concern about the lack of improvement for Jonathan Drouin over this season. [TSN 690]
  • With many possible reasons for the rough season, one that stands out is the Habs’ apparent inability to score on the road. [Montreal Gazette]
  • ICYMI: The Habs signed Will Bitten and Michael Pezzetta to ELCs on Wednesday. [EOTP]

Around the league and elsewhere

  • His starter job isn’t in jeopardy, but the Capitals may give Braden Holtby some time on the bench to rediscover his game. [Sportsnet]
  • Ron Francis has a new role as President of Hockey Operations, meaning Tom Dundon and the Hurricanes are now on the hunt for a new GM. [Carolina Hurricanes]
  • He was acquired by the Blackhawks at the trade deadline, but this isn’t the first time Swedish forward Victor Ejdsell has been targeted by Stan Bowman. [Second City Hockey]
  • This hypothetical branding for Seattle’s imminent NHL team should be taken into consideration once the decisions are actually being made. [Justin Cox]

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