Posted 04 April 2013 - 07:38 AM
Marty does get hurt in save percentage because that doesn't count playing with a low shot counter and doesn't include shots he prevents with his stick handling. Nor will save percentage include the offense he may help create through his stick handling, although I have no way to know if or how much this might add, but I feel it likely does help.
Not saying Marty is awesome and amazing anymore, but save percentage for Marty isn't the same indicator of overall play as for most goalies.
Marty's save% from '02-'03 to '09-'10: .9165 (well above his career .9128)
from '10 on: .9055 (well below)
That's a huge difference, and the biggest case against him...pucks simply get past him at a higher percentage now.
Edited by Colorado Rockies 1976, 04 April 2013 - 07:39 AM.
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