NHL’s Top 10 2012 Shootout Goaltenders

March 10th, 2012 by Mike Burse Leave a reply »
It really was a shame that we never had the opportunity to witness Hasek's potential prowess in shootouts. He always had an answer to any shot that came his way, whether it was with his blocker, glove, pad, foot, head, back, stick: anything he could throw in it's way.

He was neither a butterfly nor a stand up goalie. He has a style all his own. With his amazing flexibility and athleticism he haunted the dreams of NHL shooters for years. If only the shootout was around in his era. At the very least it would have made for some amazing highlight reel saves from time to time.

So here are this year's best NHL shootout goaltenders. A minimum of 14 shots against were required to make this list (approximately four shootouts).

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