Thread: Confirmed with Link: Lundqvist named Vezina Trophy finalist
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05-10-2013, 08:32 AM
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Originally Posted by Cake or Death View Post
Shocked at the amount of places I'm reading comments that people are not sure how Lundqvist is final three. Anyone who says that is clueless and simply does not watch enough hockey. Lundqvist was every bit as good as Bob this season, on a team that performed close to the same as Columbus offensively.

Sorry, but Lundqvist should win this. Bob's stats are ever so slightly better, but not nearly enough to make him be that first goalie to win it for a non-playoff team. Not to mention that Lundqvist and Niemi played 14 percent more hockey than Bob, the equivalent of 7 more games, and both won enough games to get their teams in. Bob had a great season, but not great enough to be that first guy to win this without making the playoffs.
Cannot base this on stats alone. I know you watched a lot of Columbus games...Bob was ridiculous.

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