Originally posted on Fox - The Hockey Guy  |  Last updated 10/25/13
One by one, top NHL goaltenders are biting the dust. And this there is no lockout to blame to the high volume of lower body injuries.New York Rangers star Henrik Lundqvist is just one example. He has been struggling with an apparently groin muscle strain for some time now. Veteran back-up Martin Biron faltered as his fill-in – posting a .763 save percentage in two appearances – and then retired after the team waived him. Young Cam Talbot filled in for King Henrik instead.Lundqvist is expected back in action soon.“If this would have been a playoff game, he would probably be playing,” Rangers coach Alain Vigneault told the New York Daily News. “It’s something that’s day-to-day that we think we can nip in the bud. It might take one more day, maybe two, but it’s something he should be able to turn the page on and you won’t hear about it anymore."Other prominent goaltenders were not as lucky. Here is the round-up:Cam Ward, Carolina Hurricanes: He could miss the next month after suffering a l
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