Well if that wasn’t a backup goalie duel, I don’t know what was.The Colorado Avalanche outshot Calgary 36-19, Peter Budaj gave up 5 goals on 19 shots – and the Flames lost! So if you’re out there Gary Bettman, the secret of getting high-scoring games is putting in sucky goaltenders.
Mark Giordano, was to become an unrestricted agent this summer, has signed a 5-year contract extension. The deal is worth $20.1 million, an average of $4.02 million a year. So that would potentially add $3M to a team that is already over the cap, once players start returning from injuries. The trades, they are a-comin’
You know what is awesome? The Brendan Morrison is outscoring the entire Vancouver Canucks team – with the exception of the Sedin sisters.
David Moss is also close to returning, it could be as early as Saturday against Washington.