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News Huet vs. Khabibulin: Let goalie battle begin

08/05/2008 8:32 AM

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Cristobal Huet has no problem with battling incumbent Nikolai Khabibulin for the Blackhawks' starting goaltender job. The Hawks' acquisition of Huet on the opening day of free agency July 1 was a surprise, considering Khabibulin has a year to go on a four-year, $27 million contract. But Khabibulin's presence didn't dissuade Huet from signing a four-year, $22 million deal. Read more