Goalie restrictions could be first
HENDERSON, Nev. -- Life for NHL goalies got a little tougher when general managers came up with significant changes to get more pucks in the net.
During the second day of the meetings, which wrap up Wednesday, GMs proposed that goaltenders wear smaller pads and not be allowed to handle the puck behind the goal line.
"I think the couple of changes that we made will really make a difference in how the game is played," Islanders GM Mike Milbury said Tuesday.
The general managers ...
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