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03-27-2010, 04:04 PM
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Originally Posted by White Plains Batman View Post
It's funny that everyone forgets that it was Weekes who was in goal against the Flyers in that SO win to finally get the Rangers back in the playoffs after the 7 years of misery we had to put up with. He was stellar that game.

He did help Henrik a lot. No way Henrik has that kind of success if a calm veteran isn't rotating with him.

He's not Ken Dryden, but he was a pretty good goalie. Excellent announcer as well.
Originally Posted by mikerichy35 View Post
Yeah that and Henk became the everyday guy because Kevin got hurt, but Lundqvist was just so good it was no contest. Weeksie had a great attitude throughout the whole ordeal and I'm sure that helped Henrik, so yea I'll believe he helped Henrik become comfortable.
You are both right. There is no reason to bash Weekes just because Henk turned out to be much better. That is just a good thing. Kevin handled it perfectly and I'm sure that helped alot. Would some fans rather he bashed his time here?

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