Hockey Prospectus continues its top-10 series by projecting this season's best goalies. King Henrik sits atop the list while Tim Thomas, last year's Vezina Trophy winner, trails a few spots behind.
Pundits often point to elite goaltending as a prime reason for postseason success. However, a look at the variance of goalie performance over seven-game stretches shows there isn't much difference between any of them.
Puck Prospectus examines the careers of Carey Price and Tim Thomas, who have rebounded in a big way after down seasons in 2009-10.