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03-23-2010, 10:01 AM
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Originally Posted by buff View Post
Halak or Price not bad at all, M-A Fleury, Jonathan Quick , Evgeni Nabokov , Jonas Hiller, Pekka Rinne , Niklas Backstrom , Marty Turco his a has been but Dallas produced him... All are better than our goalies... The Flyers are the worst team to find talent in a goalie and yes i'm sick of that...
While I agree with your frustration, that is hardly 99% of the teams, and frankly, only a few of those goalies were 'developed' in the sense that you mean. Pittsburgh hardly developed MA Fleury by drafting him 1st overall. Now you could make the argument for Henrik Lundqvist and guys who go that road, but taking a goalie 1st overall is hardly good organizational development, especially when you consider how awful you have to be to earn that right.

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