The Coyotes on Thursday recalled goalie Matt Climie from the AHL to fill in for Ilya Bryzgalov, who will miss tonight's game vs. Colorado because of a medical situation involving a family member. Bryzgalov is expected to rejoin the team at practice on Friday.
As was mentioned by Sean Burke, LaBarbara may be the best back up in the league this season. If you want to cherry pick his worse statistical games, take a look at the box score for the Penguin game and Shark game LaBarbara started, and you'll see why he gave up so many goals. If you watched the Penguin game, you might even remember the tic-tac-toe passing play from Yandle to Crosby to Malkin on an even strength goal.