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02-05-2004, 12:05 PM
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Originally Posted by NYIsles1
The Rangers have had all-star teams in front of Mike Richter for six years, they could add almost any defender they wanted or play any system they wanted to protect the goaltender. He did not play for expansion teams or rebuilding teams, he played for teams expected to win every year.

After Beezer left and he became the full-time starter he did not make the playoffs in seven of eleven years in a league where half the teams qualify.

Other goalies have done much more and with much less.

Classy man, but not a Hall of Famer.

"The Rangers have had all-star teams in front of Mike Richter for six years, they could add almost any defender they wanted or play any system they wanted to protect the goaltender"

What about the defense and teams that Roy, Hasek, and Brodeur played behind?

"After Beezer left and he became the full-time starter he did not make the playoffs in seven of eleven years in a league where half the teams qualify."

Yet he somehow managed to be an All Star three times and won over 300 games.

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