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A goalie's worst nightmare



What's the worst sight for a goalie? Is it Alex Ovechkin coming down on a breakaway? Is it Sidney Crosby coming down on a 2-on-1? Is it Steven Stamkos lining up for a one-timer? Actually, it's none of the above. The worst sight is seeing Keith Ballard as one of your defensemen. The Florida Panthers defenseman has become goalie Tomas Vokoun's worst nightmare. The problem? Ballard and Vokoun are teammates. On Tuesday night, Ballard tried to throw the puck away from his own net. The result wasn't the way they draw it up. Check it out ...

This wasn't the first time Ballard haunted Vokoun. Check out what he did to his goalie back in December:

[Last modified: Monday, June 14, 2010 2:43pm]


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