San Jose Sharks' Goalie Antti Niemi Was Primed for Big Season

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San Jose Sharks' Goalie Antti Niemi Was Primed for Big Season
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In hindsight, defenseman Dan Boyle had reason to think that Sharks goalie Antti Niemi was about to elevate his game before the season even started. Boyle and Niemi were among the players who stayed in the Bay Area during the NHL lockout, renting ice to keep in shape. Niemi did leave for a month to play in his native Finland, and when he returned, he brought his longtime goalie coach with him for extra training.

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