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09-18-2012, 09:17 PM
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Originally Posted by Persuasion View Post
As soon as you hit puberty. The entire league was very high scoring back then.

Here's the Vezina winners from his years:

1984-85 NHL Pelle Lindbergh 25 PHI G 40 17 7 3.02 .899 0.0 0.0 13.9 13.9
1983-84 NHL Tom Barrasso 18 BUF G 26 12 3 2.84 .893 0.0 0.0 7.5 7.5
1982-83 NHL Billy Smith 32 NYI G 18 14 7 2.87 0.0 0.0 9.1 9.1

http://www.hockey-reference.com/awards/vezina.html


Interestingly enough he won the Best Goalie trophy in 85-86 in the IHF (named the James Norris trophy back then)


Yea comparing goalie stats from the 80s to now is apples and oranges

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