Garon vs Jackets
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11-11-2003, 06:02 AM
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I would imagine the thinking behind this is to give Theo a good rest cause we're headed on an extended road trip right away.
After Columbus, we're in New York to face the Islanders, in Ottawa, and then in Vancouver. I would guess that CJ wants Theo to start these 3 games so maybe best to let Garon start at home against the weak Blue Jackets.
I think you hit the nail on the head.
If the team is going on a road trip against tough competitors, you'd want your number 1 goalie to be rested for the games, so why not play your backup against an easier Jackets team, giving your #1 the night off.
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