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More Questions Than Answers For Wings Backup Goaltender

from Scott Burnside of ESPN,

We have the seen the future of goaltending in the Motor City and, frankly, it looks more Edsel than Cadillac.

At least that’s the short view after the St. Louis Blues stunned the Detroit Red Wings for the second night in a row here, spotting the Stanley Cup finalists an early two-goal lead before roaring back to win 5-3 in the finale of the NHL Premiere Games series.

On a night when much-heralded Detroit backup netminder Jimmy Howard hoped to start answering the many questions that have been asked about his ability to handle NHL play, he instead created even more skepticism about the Wings’ goaltending situation.

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