Cam Ward, easily the winningest goalie in Hurricane/Whaler history has hung up his pads after garnering no interest from any club this offseason.
Part of this is to praise Ward who won a Stanley Cup as a rookie, appearing in only 14 games in the 05-06 season the baby faced kid was handed the reins in the postseason and won the Smythe as the best player in the postseason setting himself up for great expectations.
Then. Here is the cautionary part.
I figured as much. It’s just interesting to get others opinion. I know some people are already anointing Binnington the next Jacques Plante, but for every Jacques Plante, there’s been an Andrew Hammond or a Jim Carrey or an Andrew Raycroft.