2008 NHL Loser Challenge Post-Season Awards

Thanks to everyone for coming out to our award ceremony. It is nice to see everyone dressed up in their finest after a long, hard season. Enjoy the show.

The following awards were handed out in a ceremony before this broadcast.

2008 Overtime Central NHL Loser Challenge Awards

Best Team Name

The Bourne Loser (2008)
A subtle combination of an old comic strip, an action series and an imdb.com movie listing, this team name is like a decadent desert with many layers I can’t get enough of. I still laugh every time I see it.
I accept this award on behalf of Jim, who was… uhum… unable to be with us tonight.

Best Retro Team Name

Kerri’s Kool Kats
Honourable Mention: Winnipeg Jets

Best Team Name Named After a Dog Breed

TeamHusky

Best Team Name Named After Stuffed Animal Pets

Team Webkinz

Best Team Name Named After a Television Reality Show

The Biggest Loser

Worst “I Think I See a Theme Here” Team Name

LoserJunkie

The Scratch Your Head Team Name Award

Aloha Arlene

The Diamond Dave Award

In honour of Diamond Dave, who finished so far back in a contest one year, we could not find him afterwards.
The Bourne Loser (2008)

Now on to the main part of our program. Please keep your acceptance speeches short.

Most No Valid Team to Pick Days

Tie: Team Dynamite, Kerri’s Kool Kats, The Bourne Loser (2008) and Aloha Arlene (1)

Most Missed Picks (Automatic Picks)

Aloha Arlene (7)
Honourable Mentions: The Biggest Loser (6), Team Dynamite (5)

Biggest Week Award

Team CLM (21 points in Week 9)
Honourable Mention: Aloha Arlene (20 points in Week 7) and Team Dynamite (20 points in Week 9)

Smallest Week Award

Tie: 7 teams had 0 point weeks
Team CLM (Week 1), The Bourne Loser (2008) (Week 3), Loser Junkie (Week 5), Winnipeg Jets (Week 6 and Week 7), TeamHusky (Week 7) and Kerri’s Kool Kats (Week 10)

Shortest “Losing” Streak

The Bourne Loser (2008) (3)

Longest “Losing” Streak

Tie: Team Dynamite and Aloha Arlene (6)
Honourable Mentions: TeamHusky, Kerri’s Kool Kats, The Biggest Loser, Team CLM, Team Dynamite and Aloha Arlene (5)

Fewest “Losing” Streaks Over 3 Games Long

Tie: Loser Junkie and Team Webkinz (1)

Most “Losing” Streaks Over 3 Games Long

Team Dynamite (5)
Honourable Mention: Aloha Arlene (4)

Most Incorrect “Loser” Days (Zero Point Days)

Tie: Team CLM and The Bourne Loser (2008) (17)

Fewest Incorrect “Loser” Days (Zero Point Days)

TeamHusky (11)
Honourable Mention: Team Dynamite (12)

Fewest Correct “Loser” Days

Tie: Team CLM and The Bourne Loser (2008) (13)
Honourable Mention: Team Webkinz (14)

Most Correct “Loser” Days

TeamHusky (19)
Honourable Mention: Team Dynamite (18)

That wraps up another award show. Thanks for coming.

One Response to “2008 NHL Loser Challenge Post-Season Awards”

  1. Wang Says:

    *****
    Most Missed Picks (Automatic Picks)
    Aloha Arlene (7)
    Honourable Mentions: The Biggest Loser (6), Team Dynamite (5)
    *****

    So the top two finishers didn’t even make their own picks!!!

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