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02-04-2013, 08:56 AM
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Originally Posted by Penalty Kill Icing View Post
I don't buy the "cross bar is unlucky for shooter, lucky for goaltender" argument for even one moment. Parameters are pre-defined, and you shoot for the net. Shooting posts/crossbar just tells you weren't good enough.

Same thing for goaltender. If he earns shutout, and had 3 shots hit the post behind him, he still did his job which was stop all the pucks that were going in the net.
Aucoin pulled one off the line in the NYI game. Thats being unlucky

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