The pressure is on Fleury this postseason (wstera2/flickr)

Looking Back on 300 wins for Marc-Andre Fleury

300 wins. It’s impressive. Especially considering the fact that Marc-Andre Fleury hasn’t turned 30 yet. Fleury was the 31st goalie in NHL history to reach the 300 win mark; there […]

by · November 25, 2014 · 1 comment · NHL Goaltending, Pittsburgh Penguins
Oct 23, 2014; St. Louis, MO, USA; Vancouver Canucks goalie Ryan Miller (30) blocks the shot of St. Louis Blues left wing Jaden Schwartz (17) during the second period at Scottrade Center.  (Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports)

Ryan Miller Has Not Been Good and That’s Okay

The Vancouver Canuck’s newest netminder, and current starter, Ryan Miller has entered the 2014-2015 season without much negativity coming out of the Vancouver media. He has played in 75% of […]

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Masked Men: Price Is Right Again

It was only a matter of time before Carey Price started playing like Carey Price. The Montreal Canadiens goaltender got off to a mediocre start this season — like many […]

Masked Men: Blues’ Tandem Shining Brightly

Masked Men: Blues’ Tandem Shining Brightly

Is Brian Elliott a bona fide No. 1 goaltender? Is Jake Allen the next big thing for Canadian-born netminders? Both answers appear to be yes — a resounding, yes — […]

by · November 12, 2014 · 0 comments · NHL Goaltending, St Louis Blues
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Masked Men: Luongo in Fine Form for Florida

For Roberto Luongo, it’s always sunny in South Florida. Or so it would seem, with the veteran goaltender getting off to a hot start in his return to the Miami-based […]

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Will the Kings’ Jonathan Quick Win the Vezina This Year?

It goes without saying that it’s early, thus any recitation of stats has to be taken with a grain of salt. One bad game can skew the numbers quickly, and […]

Darcy Kuemper (Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sports)

Darcy Kuemper: The Real Deal?

At the beginning of the 2014-15 season, I must admit I was a bit skeptical about the Minnesota Wild-Darcy Kuemper situation. Niklas Backstrom was finally healthy and is being paid […]

by · October 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Minnesota Wild, NHL Goaltending
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Masked Men: Emery Emerging As Flyers’ Starter

A goaltending controversy — or dilemma — in Philadelphia? You don’t say. Yes, it’s safe to say: Here we go again. The city best known for the Broad Street Bullies […]

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Masked Men: Opportunities Arising For Brodeur

Martin Brodeur to the rescue — yes, no, maybe so? Just a week into the NHL season, at least a few teams have to be contemplating that option. The Edmonton […]

by · October 16, 2014 · 2 comments · Edmonton Oilers, NHL Goaltending
Brian Elliott leads the Blues with 15 wins and 5 shutouts this season. (Bob Frid/Icon SMI)

Relax Blues Fans-You Don’t Need a Great Goalie to Win

It started right off the bat after the opening night loss to the New York Rangers: people counting down the games until Brian Elliott is replaced. This happens every year, so […]

by · October 15, 2014 · 1 comment · NHL Goaltending, St Louis Blues
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Antti Niemi versus Cam Ward – Tale of 2 Goalies

“Tale of 2 goalies” could easily describe a comparison of Antti Niemi and Cam Ward.  Antti Niemi, currently in-goal for the San Jose Sharks, has aready made quite the name […]

by · October 10, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary, NHL Goaltending
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Interview With Blue Jackets Goalie Sergei Bobrovsky

In this interview originally appearing in Russian language on the Russian portal SovSport.ru, Blue Jackets goalie Sergei Bobrovsky talks about the pre-season, remembers his time in Paris and replies to […]