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06-23-2013, 06:46 PM
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Originally Posted by SLarmer28 View Post
All Hutton has proved to be is nothing more than a journeyman AHL goaltender.
He's only really played for 2 AHL teams... and why is that a bad thing? Simpson hasn't shown he's ready to be a #1 AHL goaltender, and the Icehogs need to start having some success. Hopefully, they can build off the 2nd half of their season last year and use that to make the playoffs next year. I know, according to Bowman, the Icehogs making the playoffs or not isn't a huge deal to them, but I'm pretty sure he'd rather them in the playoffs than not - they have a better chance at doing that with an experienced goaltender than a 21-year-old.

The goaltending depth chart should look like this next year:

1. Crawford
2. Raanta
3. Hutton/Experience AHL goaltender
4. Simpson
5. Carruth

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