Post Tagged with: "Martin Brodeur"

Carey Price is one of the favourites for 2014(Photo: Andy Martin Jr)

Can Carey Price Catch Martin Brodeur?

Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price may need upwards of 12 straight 40-win seasons to pass Martin Brodeur’s career regular-season mark of 691. However, there’s one way he can knock Brodeur […]

by · February 12, 2015 · 2 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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A Brief History of Puck-Moving NHL Goalies

There’s more to goaltending than stopping the puck. Like any other player on the ice, NHL goalies read the play in order to contribute to puck movement and defensive zone […]

by · February 11, 2015 · 2 comments · Hockey History
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Brodeur Finally Done, Was He the Greatest?

View image | gettyimages.com Brodeur. The name stirs images of mind-boggling, “how did he do that?” saves. I’ve only been a hockey fan for about 20 years, but during that […]

by · February 10, 2015 · 12 comments · News, Player Profiles
Patrik Elias has quietly added to his career totals setting personal marks this season. (Ed Mulholland-US PRESSWIRE)

New Jersey Devils Patrik Elias Hockey HOF?

There is no perfect metric or magic number which solidifies placement in the Hockey Hall of Fame. Just ask a player like Dave Andreychuk and his 640 goals. So while […]

by · February 9, 2015 · 0 comments · New Jersey Devils
Brodeur’s Retirement Is Good For Blues

Brodeur’s Retirement Is Good For Blues

The quasi-fanfare about Martin Brodeur’s retirement seems, well, odd. It’s at once anti-climactic and for some reason, artificial. Disgruntled Devils fans know deep down his No. 30 will hang in […]

by · January 30, 2015 · 0 comments · NHL Goaltending, St Louis Blues
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Hockey News: Brodeur Retires a Blue; Spezza Returns to Ottawa

The American Hockey League will now have a Pacific Division. [AHL] Claude Giroux wants to see his coach fight. [The Score] The Flyers may be getting Kimmo Timonen back this […]

by · January 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Cody Hodgson has been placed on waivers for the purpose of a buyout (Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey News: Sabres Trying to Make Trades; Richards to Calgary?

A complete list of all the players with no-trade and no-move clauses in their contracts. [The Fourth Period] The Sabres GM doesn’t know why nobody wants his players. [Pro Hockey […]

by · January 29, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Brodeur took a leave of absence from the Blues last week. (Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey News: Brodeur Retirement; Penguins/Blues Trade

Are the Jaromir Jagr to Pittsburgh rumors actually a thing? [The Pens Nation] Martin Brodeur is officially retiring from hockey, but he isn’t done in the NHL. [Puck Daddy] A […]

by · January 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Martin Brodeur Memories By Season

Martin Brodeur is the Wayne Gretzky of goaltending. Like Gretzky, Brodeur’s name is sprawled out across the NHL record book. As the league went from standup to butterfly, at the […]

Brodeur took a leave of absence from the Blues last week. (Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports)

Martin Brodeur To Join Blues Front Office

Much has been made of the star’s arrival in St. Louis, and his mysterious leave of absence. Previously discussed here and here, Brodeur at once seemed like a smart “keep” […]

by · January 27, 2015 · 0 comments · News, St Louis Blues
Schwartz led the Blues with a plus-28 last season (Tom Szczerbowski-USA TODAY Sports)

Blues Appear to Have Moved Away From Brodeur

Although the addition of Martin Brodeur doubtlessly added jersey and ticket sales to the bottom line, the net gain in the standings was zero. There’s little question that Brodeur’s experience […]

by · January 19, 2015 · 3 comments · NHL Goaltending, St Louis Blues
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The 2014 NHL Free Agent Class For Backup Goaltenders Was Terrible

Even though NHL free agency doesn’t have the same impact that it used to have prior to the implementation of the salary cap, it can still be an excellent way […]

by · January 19, 2015 · 1 comment · NHL Goaltending