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The timeless Martin Brodeur recently won his 650th career game, extending a seemingly unbreakable record.
The great news for Devils fans is that Brodeur is getting those wins easier and more often than in the first half of the season or the dreadful 2010-11 campaign.
Brodeur's numbers since the All Star break have been fantastic.
Although he only has one shutout on the season, of which he is another record holder, it's a very realistic possibility Brodeur wins 30 games once again this season.
Goaltenders are asked to do two things in the playoffs.
Either do enough to keep your team in the game, or the more daunting task, steal a game by yourself when your team needs it the most.
The Brodeur of old had no problem doing either, however with age, Marty's playoff performances have been unspectacular.
With backup goalie Johan Hedberg taking a good bulk of games this year, one has to figure that Brodeur should be well rested as soon as round one comes knocking.
With a soild team and a system that stresses defense first, Brodeur should get all the help he needs.
Should those two things fail him, Brodeur's real test will to be show flashes of himself back in his earlier years when he could single handily win games by himself.