NHL Playoffs: Niemi To Start Game 1 For Sharks
After days of silence as to whod be his starting goalie, Sharks head coach Todd McLellan did the expected on Thursday and announced Antti Niemi would be in net for Game 1 of San Joses opening around series against the Kings.
Hes our go-to guy. Simple as that, McLellan said, per the Mercury News. He has been our go-to guy for four years, hes our go-to guy in Game 1.
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