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The netminder was in position for DeSimone’s second score less than a minute later, but a dish from Nanticoke and a series of stick fakes on the crease made the attackman the first player to score multiple goals Saturday night.
Colorado Avalanche ► Jonathan Bernier (one year, $2.75M): Backup netminder with the ability to be much more, especially with inconsistent Semyon Varlamov around.
The Nashville netminder had a rough outing in Game 2, surrendering four goals on Anaheim’s first 16 shots through two periods.
Roman Josi rifled a one-timer glove side and from a sharp angle past netminder Jake Allen to tie the game at one just 35 seconds into the second period.
With that in mind, check out what Pittsburgh Penguins netminder Marc-Andre Fleury does when a puck hits the posts or crossbars behind him, something revealed by the broadcast of the Pens-Capitals' Game 5: That is so sweet and funny.
The veteran netminder stayed in and made a game-saving left pad save on a Gropp shot with 30 seconds left, bailing out his team after a defensive-zone turnover.
A shot by Sean Monahan bounced off the skate of defenseman Erik Johnson standing in front of Calvin Pickard, and the puck took a fortuitous Flames carom past the Colorado netminder.
Quick, the Los Angeles Kings goalie, and Bishop, the Tampa Bay Lightning netminder, have been All-Stars, Stanley Cup finalists and contenders for the Vezina Trophy, given annually to the league’s most outstanding goaltender.
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