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Five For Howling Mar 9, 2015

Is Mike Smith's season an aberration or a sign of things to come?

Mike Smith is having one of the worst seasons of his career. Where does this season rank holistically in his NHL tenure? It's hard to tell the story of the 2014-15 Arizona Coyotes and discount the poor play of Mike Smith. Yes, the offense struggles to score goals, and yes, the defense is young and inexperienced. But Smitty is now 11-32-5 with a 3.25 GAA and a .897 save percentage. The only goalies (greater than 20 appearances) with worst save percentages than Smith are Ray Emery and Viktor Fasth. That's not good company to keep. When we look at Smith's entire NHL career, we see only two...

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