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Roy, Hasek improving with each round

It doesn't get much better than the goalie matchup of Patrick Roy vs. Dominik Hasek.

Updated: May 17, 2002, 3:30 PM ET
By Darren Pang | Special to ESPN.com

The Western Conference semifinal between the Avs and the Sharks was a fun series to be part of because it reminded me of the 1980s.There were odd-man breaks, slap shots off the wing, one-timers in the slot and bloated goals-against averages.

Roy At the same time, the goaltending was sharp when it had to be and Game 7 was one for the ages.

Patrick Roy got better as the series went along. He wasn't happy with the way the puck was bouncing, how the breaks were going and that the puck ...

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