The Man Behind the Mask
People love talking about the first goaltender to drop down to stop a shot, to come out of the net to play the puck, to wear a mask, to score a goal, it is always about the trend setters, the firsts.
But what of the lasts? The ones that held on to a notion that was becoming obsolete or those that accomplished something that newly enacted rules would prevent future generations from doing.
Today we remember some of those goaltenders.