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Jonas Gustavsson Appreciation Thread

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Jonas Gustavsson Appreciation Thread 

Post#1 » by SharoneWright » Sat Jun 23, 2012 3:31 pm

Gone to Wpg for a conditional 7th rounder in 2013.

Personally, I really liked the MONSTER - which puts me in the solid minority. I always thought he should have been given the ball to run with. But the brass chose Reimer and Jonas gets another shot in Wpg. I betcha he thrives.

Good luck, kid. :clap:

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Re: Jonas Gustavsson Appreciation Thread 

Post#2 » by whysoserious » Sat Jun 23, 2012 5:12 pm

Watch him blow up in Winnipeg.
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Post#3 » by Homer Jay » Sat Jun 23, 2012 6:04 pm

Unreliable is probably the best way to describe him. He's got the physical talent to play goalie in the NHL. But, mentally he's far off. I don't think he will ever drastically change. Wish he went in division so we could pepper him for 5-6 goals regularly.
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Re: Jonas Gustavsson Appreciation Thread 

Post#4 » by YogiStewart » Sun Jun 24, 2012 1:01 pm

whysoserious wrote:Watch him blow up in Winnipeg.


Chris Mason was Wpg's backup goalie last year. solid for a back up.
the Monster is a nice choice to replace him. you also wonder if this is in response to Pavelec's recent negotiations/threats
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Post#5 » by sanity » Mon Jun 25, 2012 6:56 pm

Leafs tried to turn him into a butterfly-style goaltender (mostly 'cause of injuries) and I think that really rocked his confidence/game. Between him and Reimer, its a tough choice but 1 had to go anyway so be it. I wish him well in Winnipeg

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