Ep.285: Vasilevskiy’s Perfect Storm

Kevin Woodley joins the show to discuss all things goaltending. Topics include:

  • Evolution of goalie metrics over time (3:00)
  • What to look at when evaluating goalies (11:00)
  • Peak performance vs. Consistency (19:15)
  • Defensive system vs. Individual play (28:30)
  • Darcy Kuemper’s improbable run (34:50)
  • Andrei Vasilevskiy’s Vezina resume (45:10)
  • Younger league, younger goalies? (54:20)
  • Betting on Bobrovsky long-term (59:40)
  • Advanced scouting of playoff goalies (1:02:40)


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