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11-18-2008, 12:26 PM
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Originally Posted by GoldenForum View Post
Before the season started, I thought to myself: IF the Habs have a chance at the Cup, Price will have to post at least a 2.35 GAA and a.930 save percentage.
Of goalies who have played at least 10 games, only Thomas, Backstrom and Lundqvist meet your .930 SV% - and they won't keep that up. I agree that Price will have to be outstanding for the Habs to win the cup, but how about lowering the bar to .920 (Luongo/Brodeur's SV% in their great seasons) for the regular season?

IMO, GAA is more of a team stat than a measure of a goalie's contribution.

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