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“The guys in this room have complete confidence in him, and he doesn’t have to prove it to anybody else, just know that the guys in this room are behind him,” right wing Troy Brouwer said. “He stood tall tonight; we feel that he’s a proven NHL goalie already even though he hasn’t been here all season, and going into the playoffs here. If he’s going to be our starter, then we’re excited especially with the performance he put forth tonight.”