August 18, 2008
Greatest Photos In Hockey History
#16 - Ken Dryden's Thinker Pose
The Montreal Canadiens of the 1970s may have been the greatest team in NHL history. They were so good that their goalie, even though he was probably one of the best in league history too, did not have to do a lot on many nights.
While the action was at the opposite end of the ice or during stoppages of plays Ken Dryden would often prop himself against his goal stick while waiting for the puck to return to his end.
Dryden's "Thinker's Pose" became the endearing image of the 1970s Montreal Canadiens.
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