The likes of players such as Carey Price are never seriously considered viable trade bait come the yearly NHL trade deadline, or at any other time of the year for that matter. However, the longtime Montreal Canadiens goaltender and stalwart as one of the world’s best could make a difference and be the final piece for a cup contender. And given the current situation in Montreal, it might be best for both the Habs and himself if he were moved now.
In Episode 2 of Puck SKLS: Selty, Kok and Lammers on Sundays, we tackle some hot-button topics! Listen to our thoughts on a couple of games we’ve been to recently, Brian Gionta kicking these young’uns into shape for the USA in Pyeongchang, and why Tom Brady is a failed QB. (Fly Eagles Fly!) Also, we rip the Detroit Red Wings roster to shreds and talk about who we think will be traded where (cough cough Carey Price)…We end with some jersey number trivia, with numbers 1-50! Enjoy!
An NHL goaltender has the weight of the world on their shoulders. A good performance from a team’s goalie has the power to make or break a game, a responsibility felt in no other position in sports. To have good games here and there is one thing, but to be consistently exceptional is another— the goalies on this list have earned their spots in the ‘Top 5’ for being among the few who impress year after year.