If there were any holdovers who wondered if Mike Smith’s regular season brilliance could carry over to the playoffs, the Phoenix Coyotes netminder has likely put those doubts to rest after six almost exclusively fantastic games. Numbers aren’t always as sexy as highlights, however, so this clip should be as convincing as any statistical eyebrow-raiser:
That wasn’t the only time Smith robbed someone – Brendan Morrison included – but it might be the moment that lives on longer than all of the rest. There are plenty of great saves to choose from, though.
(H/T to Kukla’s Korner for the vid.)