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A Quick Thought On Goaltenders Under Contract

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This picture is of Glenn Fisher from his days at the University of Denver. He was an unremarkable NCAA goaltender except in his final season where he posted a .919 SV% and earned a professional contract.

Fisher is also one of three goaltenders connected to the Oilers' organization currently playing in the ECHL. Here are the three, and their stats lines for this season:

Fisher: 12-7-2, .926 SV%
Perugini: 21-12-3, .909 SV%
Pitton: 9-18-3, .888 SV%

I still think Perugini's a better prospect than Fisher based on age and context (Fisher's numbers come on a very defensively sound Las Vegas Wranglers team) but Fisher seems to have bounced back nicely from a miserable 2007-08.

The one point that I think needs emphasis is this: of the three, Bryan Pitton is the only one who has an NHL contract.