• Analysis: Stanley Cup Final hinges on goaltending contrast

    13 days ago - By Bésame

    Backup goaltender Brian Elliott didn't flinch while sitting on the bench, perhaps because he knew what was going through coach Jon Cooper's head. As the Tampa Bay Lightning were getting drubbed 7-0 by the Colorado Avalanche in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final, there was never any serious consideration about pulling reigning playoff MVP Andrei Vasilevskiy.
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