Winning in the NHL requires quality goaltending, and HBO is taking a behind-the-scenes look at the netminders who will face off on New Year's Day for the series 24/7 Red Wings/Maple Leafs: Road to the Winter Classic.
The short clip documents Jimmy Howard and James Reimer's stories and how each came to love playing goalie.
Reimer and Howard discuss everything from goalie fights to players getting under their skin. Jonathan Bernier is not featured in the video, but has seen plenty of time in the net for Toronto. Regardless of who is in goal for the Leafs, both of the men between the pipes will have play a major part in deciding who wins the 2014 Winter Classic.