"We created a lot of chances, a lot of opportunities, but the goalie did a good job of keeping us from the second rebounds."
-- Jordan Staal, Pittsburgh Penguins
Compare that to this quote...
"This goalie isn't that good, all right? He will give us rebounds, he has, and he will give us cheesy ones on the net."
That was Dan Bylsma, Penguins coach, describing the same goaltender in a game between the Caps and Penguins last December 23rd.
Sometimes, you don't want to poke the bear. Or in this case, the "ex-Bear," Caps goalie (and former Hershey Bear) Michal Neuvirth