For the second straight Pro Reads, Levi is facing a breakaway against the Florida Panthers, which was a fitting place to start given he was perfect on 10 one-on-one chances in the NHL last season. There are, however, some differences between this breakaway against Anthony Duclair and the last breakdown against Matthew Tkachuck, so before we analyze this one, it’s a good idea to look back on his last entry, where he explains his somewhat unique philosophy:
Now, let’s take a look at what Levi was facing against Duclair:
What do you make of Levi’s positioning in comparison on this breakaway?
Any thoughts on Levi’s positioning relevant to that possibility?
Speed is always a major factor in how a goalie plays a breakaway, so let’s go to the video:
Anything you noticed about how timed his retreat? His path back? Any other keys?
THE PRO READ
Now let’s hear from Levi on what he saw on this breakaway and how he managed it:
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