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Starting Goalies: Saturday, October 3, 2009

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Introducing: Team Lineups and Daily Starting Goalies

After the final 23-man rosters were announced on Wednesday, the DailyFaceoff.com team has been hard at work researching Team Lineups for every team in the NHL – including powerplay units! We understand how hard it ... Continue reading →

Goalies on the Hot Seat: Opening Day Outlook

What a preseason that was but what does it tell us?  Toronto and Vancouver are most likely to meet in the Stanley Cup Finals and Pittsburgh will be a cellar dweller?  Hardly.  At least the ... Continue reading →

Boucher Injured, Backlund To Start Season With Flyers

Flyers GM Paul Holmgren said yesterday that due an injury to Brian Boucher, Johan Backlund will start the season as the Flyers’ backup to goaltender Ray Emery. Boucher was injured in the first period of ... Continue reading →

Kolzig Hangs ‘Em Up

Longtime Washington Capitals goaltender Olaf Kolzig has announced his retirement after 14 seasons in the NHL at age 39.  Kolzig won the Vezina Trophy in 2000 and took the Capitals to the Stanley Cup Finals in 1997-98.  Kolzig ... Continue reading →

Babcock: Howard needs to Produce 25 Wins

Detroit Red Wings coach Mike Babcock told the Detroit News on the weekend that he expects his backup goaltender to produce 25 wins for the Wings this season. Currently, the consensus is on Jimmy Howard to ... Continue reading →

Goalies On the Hot Seat: Preseason Edition

Every year, no matter how certain an NHL team’s starting goalie situation is, there’s always a chance that a backup goalie playing way over his head (or finally living up to his hype) ... Continue reading →