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Goalie News Tuesday April 7, 2009

Kiprusoff’s fitness causing fits in Calgary

Mike Keenan offered up a scouting report Sunday on his starting goaltender, Miikka Kiprusoff. “He was very energetic in the morning skate,” said the Calgary Flames head coach. “He’s having to play a lot, which is quite obvious. But he’s played well. “He looks very vibrant.”

Goalie Mikka Kiprusoff Calgary Flames

NHL Goalies

For what the Bruins have in Tim Thomas, which is bona fide No. 1 netminder, they certainly did not overpay him.

Roberto Luongo’s save percentage over those trio of losses averages out at .843 and his goals-against average at 4.33, following Sunday night’s 4-1 win by the visiting Colorado Avalanche.

The Senators had a new face on the bus for their trip to Montreal yesterday afternoon.
Goaltender Pascal Leclaire made his first road trip with his new teammates and will hit the ice at the Bell Centre this morning, likely in full equipment for the first time since having ankle surgery in January.

Could Thomas’ extension leave the B’s short of cap space?

Sabres goaltender and former Michigan State standout Ryan Miller has heard from buddies that it is tough to get a ticket for tonight’s NCAA men’s basketball championship game at Ford Field.

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David Hutchison

David is one of the founders of InGoal Magazine which he began in 2009. Of course he finds time for some goaltending of his own as well, and despite his age, clings desperately to the idea that some NHL team will call him to play for them - though in his mid-forties (OK, late 40s) it'll likely be for a practice when everyone else on their depth chart has the flu and the shooter tutor has gone in for repairs.