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10-10-2012, 11:10 PM
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Originally Posted by JWomp View Post
Were they the easiest shots to stop? No, but the point is, he didn't stop them. It was not his best game.

"The job of the goalie is to stop the puck,” said Wedgewood. “Unfortunately, I didn’t stop enough.” (http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/nhl/...da-russia.html)
Of course he's going to say the diplomatic thing. Watch those goals, they are unstoppable because his own defencemen tipped them past him. It's ridiculous to expect him to save those.

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Originally Posted by Scottyk9 View Post
Not to mention he got ran over by a freight train that game before 2 of those goals if I remember right.
You do remember correctly. He was plowed into by a Canadian defenceman and a Russian forward who were battling in the crease. Definitely a mitigating factor for why he might not have been at his sharpest afterward.

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