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    dead last in wins, I'm -7 games in goalie pos. My goalies in sig - can I possibly start Niemi @Chi tonight?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Thejem View Post
    dead last in wins, I'm -7 games in goalie pos. My goalies in sig - can I possibly start Niemi @Chi tonight?
    Sadly, I'd pass on him. You're going to have to be like me and hope Miller gets hot down the stretch like last year.
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    I would. You are short on goalie games so playing matchups you'll risk missing out on some wins. Sure it's a tough one tonight but I feel you're in a position where you have to take a chance and play your goalies, especially Niemi being one of your top 2. That's just me though.
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    You're already in dead last - what have you got to lose?

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    You can, and you should. Like Blayze said, You have nothing to lose.
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    You should. If you don't, you KNOW that the Sharks will win with Niemi posting a shutout! Seriously, just start him.

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    He didn't get the win but had strong ratios: 2.05, .941
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