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12-16-2008, 05:00 PM
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Usually I agree with your posts KB....but right now Ersberg is 11th in the NHL in GAA (right behind Carey Price) and 28th in save % (right behind Nabokov).
Using your criteria, Ty Conklin is an NHL #1 goalie.

I'm a UNH Alum...
I'm a HUGE UNH Hockey Fan...
I was still working at UNH when Conklin played there...
I'm a HUGE Ty Conklin Fan...
Ty Conklin is a very capable NHL back-up goaltender...

Using your criteria, Jason LaBarbera is an NHL #1 Goalie. He's #22 in GAA!!!

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Considering there are 30 teams wouldn't being a "back-up at best" put him in the 31-60 spot in both of those categories?
Weak sauce argument IMO. Using this thinking, quite a few teams have two #1 NHL goalies and if that's the case, why are they supposedly so hard to come by? Mikka Kiprusoff not a #1?


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