'Behold the numbers. Ward sits second in postseason goals-against average at 1.77, having whittled his regular-season average by more than half. He's tied for second in save percentage at .930, a leap above the .882 compiled in 28 games during the season. He's drawing comparisons to Patrick Roy, who staked Montreal to the Cup as a rookie in 1986. And he's savoring none of it.'
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