Thread: Olympics: Tuukka Rask, the best goalie?
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01-29-2014, 06:34 PM
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Originally Posted by Jeepers Creeper View Post
You keep bringing up statistics without taking into consideration the teams they play for and the difference in the defensive systems they play behind.

Also, Rask is not even close to Lundqvist in terms of longevity. Had Rask not been a backup for a couple of seasons the gap would be smaller, but he was. Was he a victim of circumstances? Maybe, but life is tough sometimes.

Despite Lundqvist having a clear edge in longevity and accomplishments, you'll say Rask - because the stats points you out to do so. Talk about selective argumentation.
If the key criteria is longevity, the best goalie is Brodeur.
..oh, I forgot, he's not joining the Olympics.

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