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01-23-2013, 02:43 PM
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Originally Posted by Faidh ar Rud Eigin View Post
I don't see how. For years he played in front on far better teams than the majority of those goalies and struggled with consistentcy. Whenever Detroit wasn't having a good game, Howard usually didn't either. You can't say that about any truly great goalie in the league, where they still look good even if the team looks bad. Howard only does this a few times, he rarely steals games. All the goalies I listed can do that better than Howard.
You really have no clue about Howard/Detroit then. Howard is the biggest reason we made the playoffs three years ago. He had a bad sophomore year two years agor but he was in Vezina talks last year before injuries ruined his year. Last night, for example, Howard kept the wings in the game. Stars should've had a 4 or 5 goal lead going into the third. Howard generally doesn't struggle with consistency, Detroit's defense does though.

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