Synonyms for tugnutt or Related words with tugnutt
Examples of "tugnutt"
In goal, Ron
and Marc Denis would split time, with
winning a team-high 12 games and posting a team-best 2.85 goals against average (GAA).
, Rick Tabaracci, Fred Brathwaite
After the lockout,
joined CBC as a color commentator for Hockey Night in Canada. From 2008-09 to 2009-10,
served as the goaltending coach for the OHL's Oshawa Generals and was a goaltending consultant for the 2010 Canadian World Junior team. Tugnutt's contract with the Generals was not renewed after a major front office shakeup in May 2010.
joined the Peterborough Petes coaching staff for the 2010-11 season.
was a consultant with Hockey Canada until 2013 when that relationship ended.
then moved behind the bench of his sons' team the Kemptville 73's.
would get the majority of action in the Blue Jackets net, playing in 53 games, and tying a career high with 22 wins.
would have a 2.44 GAA, .917 save percentage, and earn 4 shutouts. Marc Denis backed up
, winning 6 games and had a GAA of 3.25.
On April 12, 1997,
backstopped the Senators to a 1-0 shutout of the Buffalo Sabres in the final game of the regular season. Tugnutt's father had just died and immediately following the win
pointed to the rafters to signify the win was for his father. The moment was captured by cameras and became an iconic image of
. This win propelled the Senators to their first playoff berth.
In goal, Ron
led the Nordiques with five wins, while posting a club best 4.61 GAA in 35 games.
During the 1994 Stanley Cup playoffs against the Boston Bruins,
started a match as starter Patrick Roy was recuperating from an appendectomy. He did not return to the Canadiens for the 1995–96 season, and was replaced by Patrick Labrecque. These experiences caused
to ponder retirement.
The team's second season was not as impressive as the first.
battled injuries and ended up sharing time with young netminder Marc Denis. GM Doug MacLean decided that it was time to give Denis the opportunity to be the sole starter on the club, and traded
to the Dallas Stars.
In goal, Ron
was the starter, earning a team high 12 wins and a team best 4.05 GAA. In a game against the Boston Bruins on March 21, 1991,
made a club record 70 saves on 73 shots, as Quebec tied the Bruins 3-3.
Following his performance with Pittsburgh,
became one of the most sought after free agent goaltenders on the market. Both Ottawa and Pittsburgh attempted to re-sign
but were unable to match the lucrative contract offered by the expansion Columbus Blue Jackets.
went to the Dallas Stars in 2002–03 as the backup to goaltender Marty Turco. In January 2003, Turco suffered an ankle injury that allowed
to start almost 20 straight games. He posted back to back shutouts during that stretch. For the season, he played 31 games and posted a 15-10-5 record along with four shutouts.
Alexei Yashin and Daniel Alfredsson would lead the club offensively, while Ron
and Damian Rhodes would provide very solid goaltending for the team throughout the season.
In the midst of an inconsistent 1991–92 NHL season, and with the emergence of Stéphane Fiset as the Nordiques' #1 goaltender,
was demoted to the Nordiques' AHL affiliate. In exchange for Martin Ručínský, he was soon traded to the Edmonton Oilers to serve as Bill Ranford's backup.
remained in this role until he was selected by the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim in the 1993 expansion draft. In Anaheim, he split goaltending duties with Guy Hebert.
had the best season of his career, and one of the best by an NHL goaltender in the modern era. He posted a league-best goals against average of 1.79, placed second in the league in save percentage at .925, had a career high in wins, and tied a career high in shutouts. This outstanding play, and an injury to Curtis Joseph, gave
the opportunity to play in the 1999 NHL All-Star Game.
On March 21, 1991,
stopped 70 of 73 shots to earn his team a 3-3 tie against the Boston Bruins, the second highest number of saves made in a regular season game in NHL history. His performance in that game evoked such respect that after it was over, several Bruins players skated over to congratulate
. The hometown Bruins fans gave him a standing ovation after the game ended as well.
The Senators traded goaltender Damian Rhodes to the Atlanta Thrashers as part of a deal during the 1999 NHL Expansion Draft, and acquired Patrick Lalime from the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim to split goaltending duties with Ron
had a sub-par season by his standards, and was dealt to the Pittsburgh Penguins for two-time Stanley Cup champion goaltender Tom Barrasso at the trade deadline.
After arriving in Pittsburgh,
took over the starting job from Jean-Sébastien Aubin and helped lead Pittsburgh deep into the playoffs.
was in goal for the May 4, 2000, playoff game against the Philadelphia Flyers. He made 70 saves on 72 shots. The 72nd shot was a goal scored by Keith Primeau of the Flyers at 12:01 of the fifth overtime. The final score was Philadelphia 2, Pittsburgh 1, after 152:01 minutes, the longest NHL game since the 1930s.
In goal, Bill Ranford would appear in 67 games, winning 17 of them, while posting a 3.84 GAA and a shutout. Ron
would back him up, winning 9 games with a 4.12 GAA.
Goaltenders Damian Rhodes and Ron
split duties throughout the season, with each winning 22 games, sharing the team record for goaltender victories in a season, while Tugnutt's 1.79 goals against average (GAA) was an NHL low.
During Columbus' inaugural season,
was considered their backbone. Tugnutt's 22 wins broke another NHL record for most wins on an expansion team, and his .917 save percentage was among the best in the league.
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