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10-20-2013, 04:20 PM
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ECL
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Originally Posted by stan the caddy View Post
The same thing happens every season when the skaters play like crap. People say that Hank is prone to having bad "stretches". Those stretches are just when the team in front of him plays poorly.

Guys like Brodeur and Roy played on stacked teams. They were just a piece of the puzzle. Hank is one of the best in the league but he's not Superman, no one is.
Yeah, but this isn't just the team. Hank has been terrible so far this year. How can anyone possibly claim that Hank hasn't been a huge part of the problem?

Your second sentence is why I am fine with trading Hank. Teams don't need superstar goalies to win. They need stacked teams. If you have the superstar goalie WITH the stacked team than it's just gravy.

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