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08-25-2011, 08:08 PM
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Originally Posted by tuckrr View Post
if the only difference on two teams is the goalie, and you played 100,000 games.

the only statistic that will tell you who the better goalie is, is W/L.

SV% doesnt tell it,
GAA doesnt tell it,

this is because the ultimate goal of hockey is to win.

that is what i've been saying.
Are you aware that SVPCT and GAA would still tell you far, far more about the goalies than W/L? There's a reason that W/L isn't discussed seriously when evaluating goaltenders.

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