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03-22-2013, 10:12 PM
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The whole Fuhr thing is great with lots of fuzzy feelings but the fact is the Oilers were a team that could score over 400 goals in a season. There is literally no comparison to be made here. Fuhr let in lots of goals but the Oilers were always good enough to score even more. No a .900 goalie is not going to be better than a .925 goalie. At .900 you are talking about Steve Mason and Bryzgalov level bad.
Are you seriously trying to argue Devan Dubnyk is a better goalie than Grant Fuhr in the respective times that they played?
Are you basing this solely on save percentage? lol
Comparing todays play with yesteryears when system play was rarely applied.
jebus, hand in your Oiler fan card and get to the back of the line. You make it sound like Fuhr was some limpbiscuit the Oilers had to overcome every night.
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