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08-12-2012, 06:00 PM
Des Louise
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Originally Posted by CrimsonSkorpion View Post
I see a star player as someone you look to on the team to make a difference in tight situations. With Carey, you look to him to make that big, important save when the score is tied or you're up by a goal with a minute left in the game. A forward, you look to him to score goals. If Pacioretty plateaus at 30 goals a year with a few 35-40 goal seasons tossed in there, that is definitely star material for any team.
You look for it but does it really happen ?

Habs were one of the worst team at keeping leads last season. We scored the first goal with regularity and squandered a ton of leads in the third. That's certainly not all Price's fault, but part of it is and I dunno that you can say he was making the big saves with the score tied or one up late in a game.

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