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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 […]

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Battle of the Crease: Karri Ramo’s Time to Shine

There seems to be a lot of uncertainty when it comes to the Calgary Flames, and who will make the cut for their opening night roster when they take on […]

by · October 5, 2014 · 2 comments · Calgary Flames, NHL Goaltending
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Calgary Flames: Goal-Digging And Goaltending

The Calgary Flames have a lot of goals. Long term, the ultimate goal is just like that of every other team in the NHL: to win the Stanley Cup. But […]

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Protect Ya Neck: The Best Blues Goalie Masks of All Time

Goalie masks have, like all facets of goaltending equipment, evolved considerably since their earliest predecessors hit the ice. In addition to moving from simple fiberglass molded designs to full-face-and-head helmets, […]

by · September 24, 2014 · 1 comment · NHL Goaltending, St Louis Blues
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Darcy Kuemper: Let’s Make a Deal

Running Out of Options We all knew it was only a matter of time before the Minnesota Wild started having goaltender problems, but this is really a bit early.  The […]

by · September 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Minnesota Wild, NHL Goaltending
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Rinne Ready to Rock – But Fans Should Be Prepared

Since the beginning of his career, Nashville’s Pekka Rinne has been mentioned in the same breath as many of the League’s goaltending elites. Rinne, twice a Vezina Trophy Finalist, had […]

Hurricanes Fans: Do You Want Khudobin or Cam?

Hurricanes Fans: Do You Want Khudobin or Cam?

Here’s a question for Hurricanes fans: Do you want Khudobin or Cam in the pipes? As the 2014-15 NHL season approaches, have you thought about who you’d like to see […]

The Sharks completed their first Western Canada sweep in franchise history.  (Mandatory Credit: Perry Nelson-USA TODAY Sports)

Stalock’s Pressure Will Benefit Niemi

The Sharks goalie competition arguably reached a boiling point last season during the series against Los Angeles in the first round. Antti Niemi, the Sharks starting netminder of last season and […]