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05-09-2013, 03:08 PM
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SaintPatrick33
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Originally Posted by Killion View Post
Well, I wouldnt necessarily say "superior" but I would put him in the same "league" in terms of overall career play & value/category in terms of criteria pursuant to possible induction into the HHOF as Ed Belfour, Tony Esposito, Eddie Giacomin & Glenn Hall of recent vintage quite honestly. And if we go back even further, superior to some who are members. Chris Osgoods like the Rodney Dangerfield of Goaltenders; Cant get no respect and frankly, I think he deserves a fair amount of it.
The only reason anybody gives a rip about Osgood is because he played for the Red Wings. If he had spent his career in Calgary you wouldn't be hearing a peep about "poor unappreciated Osgood".

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