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04-15-2013, 02:32 PM
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A team doesn't go to the final 4 in back to back playoff years without outstanding goaltending, as Potvin did backstopping that effort in Toronto.

When Felix was in net it was never a worry that he would let the team down, whereas Cujo flipping and flopping around like a fish out of water made every save appear a challenge and you just never knew what was going to happen.

Belfour played a far more structured game which gave the team (and everyone) confidence he was going to stop the puck when called upon.
Yep. Having the Cat allowed us to dump Fuhr to Buffalo for Big Dave, who was obviously a huge factor in those playoff runs. I felt a sense of calm when Felix was in net.

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