Jonathan Bernier

Goalie dubbed 'Hamburglar' guides Avs to Game 6 vs Predators

The third-string goalie nicknamed "Hamburglar" stole a game for Colorado in Nashville.

No time for Andrew Hammond to revel in his thievery, though. Game 6 awaits Sunday at the Pepsi Center. Once again, the Avalanche and their surprise goalie with the catchy moniker — he used to have a mask with the McDonald's "Hamburglar" character on the side — will try to ward off elimination trailing Nashville 3-2 in the first-round series.

"Backs against the wall in an elimination game seem to bring out the best in us," Hammond said Saturday after the team arrived home.

In Philadelphia, Flyers goalie Michal Neuvirth faces the same kind of pressure...

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