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Last season, the Tampa Bay Lightning made a deep run in the playoffs, benefiting from new coach Guy Boucher's famous "1-3-1" system and spectacular goaltending by Dwayne Roloson. This season, the Lightning have struggled out of the gate with a 4-4-2 record. They won three straight games before falling to Nashville on Thursday night, but the lackluster start even made general manager Steve Yzerman a little nervous. "Quite simply, we have to play better," Yzerman told the St. Petersburg Times. "All teams go through stretches in a season where they struggle. Ours is just right off the bat." A lot of concern is hovering over Roloson. Statistically, he finished the 2010-2011 season among the top 20 NHL goaltenders with a .912 save percentage and 2.56 goals against average. In the playoffs, he improved that to a .924 save percentage and 2.51 GAA in 17 postseason contests. Among goaltenders who played in more than one playoff round, only the Bruins' Tim Thomas had better stats. Yet aft...
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