Found November 14, 2011 on NorthWest Sports Beat:
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Vancouver Canucks blogger Richard Hodges weighs in with a complete look and analysis at the State of the Goalie position in Vancouver. It's clear Roberto Luongo has hit a rough patch in his relationship with Canucks fans. But its also clear Luongo is statistically more reliable than other goaltenders he's measured against.
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