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06-29-2012, 08:27 PM
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Originally Posted by enrothorne View Post
Miller wasn't really head and shoulders above Biron and Noronen at the time he was given the job either.
Miller won out in a competition among 3 young goalies. Ryan Miller is a top goalie and Enroth is an unproven back-up prospect. I don't see the similarities in situation. Enroth has certainly done nothing to gain the kind of status Miller had before 05-06.

Miller had a really good season with the Amerks during the lockout -- putting him in great position -- and then in 05-06, Noronen had a terrible performance over his only 4 games, as Miller outperformed Biron over the course of the season with both getting a large amount of games, effectively winning the job.

Enroth has to start stealing games from Miller before anyone would think he is NHL starter material much less can take Miller's job.

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