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05-22-2013, 01:22 PM
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Originally Posted by Trxjw View Post
I don't think anyone, the Rangers included, would have issues with that kind of term. Cap should continue to rise and goalies are viable players until their mid-to-late thirties. There's also a small change that he takes a reduced cap hit to fit onto a contending team. The guy wants to win badly.
The all-time greats of our era (Brodeur, Roy, Hasek) played very well after the age of 35. Maybe Lundqvist is like that. But the landscape is also littered with very good goalies that lost it in their mid 30's. Lundqvist's durability gives me hope, but its no slam dunk.

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