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It simply wouldn't be Flyers hockey without questions surrounding the team's goaltending.
On paper, Ilya Bryzgalov is the team's starting netminder.
He has seven years remaining on his massive nine-year, $51 million contract. The problem is that, to date, Bryzgalov hasn't played to the level of those outrageous figures.
Last season, his 2.79 goals-against average was 32nd overall, while his .900 save percentage was 39th among all NHL goaltenders.
Philly acquired some goaltending insurance at the trade deadline, plucking former Calder trophy winner Steve Mason from the Columbus Blue Jackets. In seven appearances with the Flyers, Mason produced a 4-2 mark to go along with a 1.90 goals-against average coupled with a stingy .944 save percentage.
While it seems like a foregone conclusion that Bryzgalov will once again be given every opportunity to be the team's go-to netminder, it wouldn't be at all surprising if Mason challenged for regular crease duty.
Neither is a sure thing though.
Bryzgalov is among the more enigmatic athletes in sports today, and Mason has been altogether average since his stellar rookie campaign.
What makes things even more interesting in the Philadelphia crease is the exceptional play this spring of Anthony Stolarz, the team's second-round selection last year.
A 6'5", 225-pound presence, Stolarz left the University of Nebraska-Omaha this year to join the London Knights, and he helped guide London to its third Robertson Cup championship in franchise history.
It remains to be seen if Stolarz is ready for NHL action just yet, but he's certainly as encouraging a netminding option as the Flyers have had in many years.
As such, don't expect Philadelphia to use any of its early-round picks on goaltenders, but don't be at all surprised if the team uses one of its later selections on one.
In the Flyers' case, they can never have too many goaltenders.