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'Moose' coming up big for Devils

Updated: February 18, 2011, 1:41 PM ET
By Mike Mazzeo | Special to ESPNNewYork.com

NEWARK, N.J. -- Ten years ago, Johan Hedberg was befuddled.

Not because he couldn't stop the puck, but because he was a Pittsburgh Penguins rookie goaltender being booed by his hometown fans despite pitching his first playoff shutout against the Washington Capitals in Game 3 of the 2000-01 Eastern Conference quarterfinals.

Or so he thought.

"It was the first game I had a shutout in the playoffs," said Hedberg, who made 34 saves that evening in the Penguins' 3-0 victory ...

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