The position of goalie has an inherent romanticism: masked men clad with cool armor, serving as the last line of defense. They play entire games, with an unparalleled ability to impact outcomes. When they're on, they can single-handedly defeat a giant foe. They are the consummate underdogs and towering superheroes all at once.
Saturday, November 6, 2010
NHL Saves of the Week 11/2/10
Bobrovsky, Quick, Budaj, Elliott, Roloson, Backstrom, Pavelec, Johnson, Neuvirth, and Backstrom. Yup, Backstrom twice...no wonder Theo isn't getting any starts. Backstrom is on fire.