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NHL PLAYERS POLL
January 30, 2012
Which goalie could drop the pads and skate a shift if needed?
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January 30, 2012

Nhl Players Poll

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Which goalie could drop the pads and skate a shift if needed?

Mike Smith, Coyotes 19%

Martin Brodeur, Devils 17%

Pekka Rinne, Predators 9%

Carey Price, Canadiens 8%

Ray Emery, Blackhawks 5%

FAST FACTS

Smith can clearly do it all: In his first professional win, with the ECHL Lexington Men-O-War, he had a shutout and scored a goal. Less than a month later he received a fighting major... . Brodeur is one of only two NHL goalies to have scored a goal in the regular season and in the playoffs... . In a similar poll on Facebook, fans ranked Brodeur (54%) first, ahead of the Penguins' Marc-Andre Fleury (15%).

Based on 189 NHL players who responded to SI's survey

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