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Game 5 matchup: Cam Ward vs. Ales Hemsky

Updated: June 14, 2006, 12:17 PM ET
By Scott Burnside | ESPN.com

Cam Ward will be dealing with series-clinching nerves, and Ales Hemsky will be trying to save his team's season. Here's why the pair is our Game 5 Matchup to Watch.

CAM WARD

At this stage, it's no longer about playoff neophyte makes good but whether he's Conn Smythe Trophy material. And if the voting were based entirely on the Stanley Cup finals, it would be a no-brainer.

Cam Ward has stopped 107 of 114 shots in the finals, and three of the seven goals were scored ...

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