Goalie Andrei Vasilevskiy has been rewarded for serving to lead the Tampa Bay Lightning to the most effective document within the league by being named to the All-Star Recreation rather than Carey Price.
Canadiens goaltender Carey Price, like Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin, won’t be collaborating within the NHL’s All Star recreation, opting to relaxation.
The Canadiens goalie is skipping the occasion to relaxation.
Vasilevskiy joins Tampa forwards Nikita Kucherov and Steven Stamkos on the Atlantic Division squad.
Vasilevskiy has a 16-Four-2 document with a .920 save proportion and a pair of.60 goals-against common. He missed 14 video games earlier within the season with a damaged foot.
The Lightning have a league-best 66 factors and are Eight-1-1 of their previous 10 video games. Earlier than dropping to San Jose on Saturday, Vasilevskiy had won six straight.