Name That Goalie

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Can you name the hockey goalies based on the provided facts?

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Famously allowed the game-winning goal in off his head at the 2002 Olympics in one of the biggest upsets in international hockey history
Only goalie in NHL history to make the All-Rookie team twice, in 1998 and 1999
Holds the modern-day NHL record for longest shutout streak, at 332 minutes, 1 second
Appeared in just two NHL pre-season games with Tampa Bay despite backstopping Canada to gold in the 1992 and 1994 World Hockey Championships
Was victimized by Bobby Orr in the 1970 Cup finals in the most famous hockey photograph of all time
First non-North American-trained player in the Hockey Hall of Fame, inducted in 1989
Winner of the final games played at the Montreal Forum, Maple Leaf Gardens, and the Capital Centre
Tallest goalie in NHL history
Holds the NHL record for the longest suspension ever earned by a goalie, at 12 games
First goalie drafted 1st overall in the NHL Entry Draft
First goalie drafted 1st overall in an NHL Expansion Draft
Fought Mike Vernon and Chris Osgood in two of the defining rivalry-based brawls of the 1990s
Won a Cup as a teammate of the player who scored the Cup-winning goal against him 3 years earlier
Last NHL player to wear number 00, before the league outlawed it in 1998
Surrendered a 1994 Peter Forsberg shootout goal that is now depicted on a Swedish postage stamp
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Winner of the 1995-96 Vezina Trophy; nicknames include The Net Detective, Ace, and The Mask
Led his team to the first and only comeback victory from a 3-0 Cup finals series deficit in 1942
Winningest goalie in NHL history to wear his catching glove on his right hand
Started (and lost) the first game in Minnesota Wild franchise history, in 2000
First goalie taken in the 1990 NHL entry draft, 10 spots ahead of Martin Brodeur
First goalie to wear the captain's 'C' since Bill Durnan in 1947-48
Last goalie to start a Florida Panthers playoff game
Shares a last name with the inventor of a well-known synthesizer, as humorously noted by America's favorite all-hockey band, The Zambonis
Won IHL MVP honors during a year-long contract dispute with his NHL team in 1999-2000
Winningest Slovak goalie to play in the NHL
First NHL goalie to wear a face mask, 30 years before Jacques Plante made it cool
Former Rangers goalie of the future who retired in 2005 after just two seasons in New York
Nicknamed 'The China Wall,' his given name was John Kiszkan
Canucks goalie and ex-Washington Capitals coach who gave up Wayne Gretzky's first career NHL goal
Perhaps most well known for surrendering a Nicklas Lidstrom goal from the red line in the 2002 playoffs

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