Originally Posted by DJ's left nut
The Habs kept the wrong goalie, then.
Halak appears to me to have a lot of stand-up goalie in him, but he'll go to the butterfly on occasion. He's frenetic even on his best days back there.
But he's generally effective. He has no real choice - he's tiny for a goalie. Going to the butterfly everytime wouldn't work well for him.
I don't know if they ever had a choice. Price was so young and beloved when he first broke in, I think they had already made their decision before Halak started playing well and Price not so well.