Mark Giordano knows what it's like to be in the presence of a master.
"Kipper-worthy?" marvelled the captain. "Yeah, I'd say so. And that's high praise. The highest.
"If you look at the quality of their chances, the saves he made tonight … that's a good team, a championship team, armed with some of the best players in the world, playing at their best, I thought.
"Deflections, breakaways, one-timers … that's a goalie win, for sure.
"He's been our best player this year. It's not even close. "