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01-25-2013, 04:21 PM
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OptimusReimer34
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Originally Posted by black charger View Post
why all the dumping on Reimer.He has a lifetime save% of .912.After looking at NHL.com stats he is comparable with most of the starters in the playing the game today.And playing RW's run and gun style of game that save % is impressive.
Probably because people like to overreact and let their emotions get the best of them instead of using logic. Nothing new on these boards. Reimer looks to be a solid option moving forward.

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Originally Posted by Neas Olc View Post
Boohoohoo the sky is falling. An objective look at the matter would reveal that at the very least both Scrivens and Reimer are NHL backup material. And that's at their worst- save %s are pretty decent, and as a poster above said, Reimer's career stats hold their own against NHL starters. Oh, they're both pretty young and have a lot of growth room.

Maybe I'm a bit biased as a [soccer] goalie myself, but it pisses me off how quickly people are to irrationally use goalies as scapegoats.
Same here ( minus the coach part) I don't understand the hate people give them after one bad game.

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