DiPietro now has won his last four starts. His last loss was on December 11th to
Atlanta. Since then he has gone 4-0, allowing only seven goals on 127 shots
(1.99 GAA, 94.5%). He has also missed two stretches of games due to injury in
It's the sixth time in his career that he has won at least four straight
decisions, but the first time since February 2008, when he won six straight.
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