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01-18-2011, 03:38 PM
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Originally Posted by Turboflex View Post
As a dman, love to just shut down guys on the rush 1 on 1, especially players better than me. I'm a decent dman but never played much competitive letter grade inter-city hockey as a kid, just house leagues, now I play in some decent quality league including one where we get some ex-major junior, us college, ex-semi pro guys (echl), even a guy who was drafted and played in AHL (took his slapshot off the top of my foot once CHRISTTTTTT), and it is a really sweet thrill when one of these guys comes in 1 on 1 with me and tries to go through me and I stop him cold, and quickly move puck out to team.
I agree 100 percent. As a Dman the best feeling in hockey is either sniping a howitzer off a one timer or completely shutting down the hotshot on the other team who challenges you one on one every time he gets the puck.

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