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04-08-2013, 12:35 PM
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Originally Posted by HockeyH3aven View Post
What exactly is your criteria for putting together this list? You left out pretty much every goaltender that has 30+ GP who coincidentally has a better save percentage than him

He's currently ranked 8/13 in save percentage amongst goalies with 30+ GP and 9/13 in GAA in the same criteria. You can include Bob & Quick if you want (29 GP) but he still slots in the same place.

As of right now my vote would be for Henrik for Vezina. He's got the better numbers and isn't a one year wonder (like Bob). We've seen lots of goalies go nuts for a season and then fall back to earth. I'm always hesitant to give that kind of award when a guy is having a breakout year.

The Vezina goes to the best goalie for a particular season in the NHL. Its not given to the best goalie over the several seasons. One year wonder or not, if a guy is having an incredible year he deserves to be in the discussion. Their previous play or any other goalie's previous play should be irrelevant.

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