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Martin Brodeur has found a way to turn back the clock this postseason.
After turning 40 just over one week ago, Brodeur is playing like its 2003 once again.
His teammates trust him immensely and his propensity to come up with timely saves has been evident in these playoffs.
However, in order for the Devils to move on, Brodeur must at least match the play of Henrik Lundqvist, considered by many to be the NHL's best goaltender.
Lundqvist has a dominating record of 23-6-5 against Brodeur in head-to-head matchups.
So is it possible for Brodeur to lead his team to victory in this series?
Yes, it is.
It will really come down to the Devils defense aiding Brodeur when the offensive pressure gets out of hand in New Jersey's end.
The Devils must continue to do everything they can to lessen Brodeur's work load against the Rangers, just as they have against their past opponents in these playoffs.
Brodeur still has the ability to give his team a chance to win every game. However, this chance increases greatly when he only has to face 25 to 30 shots each contest.
If New Jersey can do this and also outshoot the Rangers by five to 10 shots per game, Brodeur will likely be on his way to the fifth Stanley Cup Final of his career.