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Playoff Intel: Ilya Bryzgalov

What's the best way to beat the Coyotes goalie? Ryan Getzlaf gives his take.

Originally Published: April 14, 2010
By E.J. Hradek | ESPN The Magazine

As the playoffs kick into gear, ESPN Insider puts some of the NHL's stars in the crosshairs with the help of those who know them best. Rivals provide scouting reports to show Insiders how to stop some of the postseason's biggest names. Tendencies, strengths, weaknesses -- it's all here in our player-on-player scouting reports.

Below, Anaheim Ducks F Ryan Getzlaf talks about the best ways to beat former-teammate-turned-rival Ilya Bryzgalov, now of the Phoenix Coyotes.

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E.J. Hradek

Senior Writer, ESPN The Magazine
E.J. Hradek is a senior writer at ESPN The Magazine, joining the staff prior to its launch in 1998. He began covering hockey as a writer/editor for Hockey Illustrated in 1989.

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