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Thread: Men's Free Program; Oct. 23 11:00 pm EST/9:00 pm where I am

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    Dai's PCS will still be high. He'll probably still win the free skate. And overall. If so, can I poat myself on the back again. I correctly predicted this podium and Kostner.

    Yep. He doesn't seem convinced, though.

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    OMG look at Dai's PCS marks! For those who caught the live stream, were those deserved or was this a bit of home-cooking overinflation?

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    Congrats to Dai, Jeremy and Amodio.

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    They're inflated, but I think he definitely deserved the highest PCS of the night.

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    I liked Jeremy's program but I agree that it could have made a stronger impression.. He did a good job with the jumps though. Daisuke was also great but I don't see why he won by almost 20 points.

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    Takahashi and Hanyu both got edge calls on their flips
    Hanyu got +1.29 GOE for his 4T
    All three Japanese men landed 4T today!

    This youtube channel has most of the men's FS. At the moment it is missing Takahashi's http://www.youtube.com/user/84ppo
    Last edited by FTnoona; 10-24-2010 at 12:08 AM.

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    I like to see Daisuke's LP as soon as possible. Was he so outstanding than Jeremy?

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    Right order but Dai's pcs scores were to high for that skate but that program definitely has the potential to get those kind of scores.'

    I agree... Jeremy's short is my fav of the season so far but Dai definitely has the better long.

    Glad all my favs were on the podium. Too bad there wasn't room Sawyer.
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    The thing is that the flaws don't really detract heavily from interpretation or choreography, which were Dai's two highest components. I do think his performance component could be a point lower, and skating skills taking a hit as well, but overall, the PCS drop would be no more than 5-6 points, which would still have him in first place in the FS. Jeremy got hit with a UR on the lutz (as opposed to Dai's UR on the 2Lo of his combination) and Dai's quad and two triple axels (Jeremy only had one 3A, a 2A and a 1A) easily put him above.

    I think the order is correct. PCS a little high, but not so high to be dramatically unfair.

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    [QUOTE=siberia82;522451]Hanyu was pretty solid, but he popped a jump (the loop, I think). Did anyone else find his costume hideous?[/QUOTE]

    I also don't like his costume at all.

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    Watching this has made me realize how short Daisuke would look next to Jeremy.

    No, I'm just kidding.

    I have come to the conclusion that I like Jeremy's skating better than I do of Johnny's or Evan's. His FS was cute, like "nice guy" kinda cute. Though, it can be argued that I probably like Jeremy better because he seems nicer than the other two. Oops.

    Daisuke's FS was nice, but I really loved his "La Strada" program from last year. He seemed a lot more "free" in that program.

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    Congratulations to Dai, Jeremy and Florent!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by demarinis5 View Post
    Congratulations to Dai, Jeremy and Florent!!
    I will second that. Very nice skating tonight from the Men.

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    Quote Originally Posted by siberia82 View Post
    Hanyu was pretty solid, but he popped a jump (the loop, I think). Did anyone else find his costume hideous?[/QUOTE]

    I also don't like his costume at all.
    Haha...I thought both of his costumes were not very pretty : (
    I liked last years costumes for both the SP and FS better. He looked soo much more adorable

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    Takahashi's FS up on youtube.
    http://www.youtube.com/user/84ppo

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