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05-07-2013, 02:28 PM
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Originally Posted by Jabroni1994 View Post
Apples and oranges. You can't compare the efforts of goalies versus skaters.

Goalies can steal games even if the rest of the team plays like garbage.

Skaters can only steal games if they end up scoring points, no matter how well they play.
I disagree. Skaters can largely impact a game positively even in a loss. Remember how McDonagh played a 1000 minutes vs. the Caps last year in game 3 which ended in triple OT? What if a fluke bounce got by Lundqvist while Bickel and Stralman are on the ice? Are we supposed to fault McDonagh somehow, despite playing his butt off?

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