THW’s Goalie News: Fleury’s Milestone, Markstrom’s Huge Night & More

Last night was the final Saturday of action for the decade across the National Hockey League and it was an evening to remember. There were plenty of milestones and personal achievements during a historic night, including two between the pipe. Plus, we will look back to a strange situation that happened 62 years ago today. […]

THW’s Goalie News: Fleury’s Robbery, Lehner’s Roommate & More

The National Hockey League had a very busy Tuesday night schedule which included a historic win that came with, possibly, the save of the year. We also have a pair of roommates in Chicago and the true definition of a workhorse in the American Hockey League. Highway Robbery in Las Vegas We have talked about […]

Projecting the Maple Leafs’ Future After Andersen

With all the commotion and moving parts this summer, one thing remains constant: Frederik Andersen will be the man in net for the Toronto Maple Leafs in 2019-20. Signed for two more seasons at just $5 million, the 29-year-old is the league’s 14th-highest paid goalie who provides top-10 ability in goal. That’s all fine and […]

Will Frederik Andersen Get His Vezina Trophy in 2019-20?

If you follow the Toronto Maple Leafs, you are immensely aware that Frederik Andersen is one heck of a goaltender. Annually saddled with heavy workloads as a member of the the team behind some suspect Leafs’ blue lines in recent years, it’s been widely argued that Andersen has been their team MVP, even while young […]

Kings’ Goaltending Situation Quickly Changing

So much for the Los Angeles Kings depends on a healthy, happy Jonathan Quick. If his health issues are not a thing of the past, the Kings appear equipped to handle the fallout. With Matt Millar joining Bill Ranford as the organization’s goaltending gurus who have a history of making goalies better, and with Jack […]

4 NHL Backup Goalies Who Should Be Starters

report this ad One can argue that the hardest position to properly fill in hockey is the role of the backup goaltender. Not only do you need an NHL-caliber goalie who is able to perform without having a consistent playing schedule, but he also has to be good enough to step into the starting role […]