Playoff Duds: NHL's Most Disappointing Postseason Performances of 2009

Jon Neely@@iamjonneelyAnalyst IJune 1, 2009

Playoff Duds: NHL's Most Disappointing Postseason Performances of 2009

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Pavel Datsyuk—Detroit Red Wings

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    DENVER - MARCH 04:  Pavel Datsyuk #13 of the Detroit Red Wings warms up prior to facing the Colorado Avalanche during NHL action at the Pepsi Center on March 4, 2009 in Denver, Colorado. The Red Wings defeated the Avalanche 3-2.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/

Roberto Luongo—Vancouver Canucks

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    CHICAGO - MAY 11:  Goalie Roberto Luongo #1 of the Vancouver Canucks sits on the ice after he gave up a hat trick goal to Patrick Kane #88 of the Chicago Blackhawks in the third period during Game Six of the Western Conference Semifinal Round of the 2009

Patrick Kane—Chicago Blackhawks

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    DETROIT - MAY 27:  Patrick Kane #88 of the Chicago Blackhawks looks on against the Detroit Red Wings during Game Five of the Western Conference Championship Round of the 2009 Stanley Cup Playoffs on May 27, 2009 at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. Th

San Jose Sharks

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    ANAHEIM, CA - APRIL 27:  Torrey Mitchell #17, Christian Ehrhoff #10 and Joe Pavelski #8 of the San Jose Sharks skate off the ice after being eliminated from the playoffs by the Anaheim Ducks in Game Six of the Western Conference Quarterfinal Round of the

Jeff Carter—Philadelphia Flyers

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    PHILADELPHIA - APRIL 19:  Jeff Carter #17 of the Philadelphia Flyers looks on against the Pittsburgh Penguins during Game Three of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinal Round of the 2009 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs  at the Wachovia Center on April 19, 2009 in

Jose Theodore—Washington Capitals

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    NEW YORK - APRIL 26: Jose Theodore #60 of the Washington Capitals leaves the ice after warmups and prior to his game against the New York Rangers in Game Six of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinal Round of the 2009 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Squa

Erik Cole—Carolina Hurricanes

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    PITTSBURGH - MAY 18:  Erik Cole #26 of the Carolina Hurricanes is tended to by the trainer after a collision against the Pittsburgh Penguins during Game One of the Eastern Conference Championship Round of the 2009 Stanley Cup Playoffs on May 18, 2009 at M

Montreal Canadiens

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    MONTREAL- APRIL 22:  Montreal Canadiens fans gesture during Game Four of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals of the 2009 Stanley Cup Playoffs between the Montreal Canadiens and Boston Bruins at the Bell Centre on April 22, 2009 in Montreal, Quebec, Canad