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Malcolm Subban’s move to goaltender paying off

Malcolm Subban was a defenseman until making the switch to full-time goaltender at the age of 12.
Malcolm Subban was a defenseman until making the switch to full-time goaltender at the age of 12.claus andersen/getty images

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Malcolm Subban is unlikely to wear Bruins gear any time soon — at least as a member of the NHL squad. Not only do the Bruins like to be patient with goalies, but the team last week signed starter Tuukka Rask to an eight-year extension worth $56 million.

“Obviously, I’m not that level yet,” said Subban, who is participating in his second development camp with the Bruins this weekend. “He’s at his prime. He’s one of the elite goaltenders in the league, top three for sure. His contract tells that, obviously.

“So, that’s not my focus right now. My focus right now is just to try to hopefully get myself up to the AHL level, and the NHL level will come.”

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