Found November 11, 2013 on isportsweb.com:
PLAYERS: Tuukka Rask
TEAMS: Boston Bruins
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(Photo: Jared Wickerham/Getty Images) He hails from the cold, icy and scenic area of southern Finland. Standing tall between the pipes, this 6-foot-3 Bronze medalist has given himself a great name in Boston and the NHL. Tuukka Rask, starting goalie for the Boston Bruins, has grounded his feet in the NHL during the past few seasons with the team. Last season – the half season – Rask maintained a 2.00 goals against average while sustaining an impressive .929 save percentage. In the regular season, he ranked second in the NHL, for goalies who had played 35+ games, in two categories: save percentage and goals against average. Although the team’s record displayed 28-14-6, Rask’s stat sheet indicated he was a major reason why the Bruins had such a solid season. Let’s talk last year’s playoff stats now. Tuukka Rask had the best save percentage (.940) in the NHL, out of goalies who had played at least two or more games. He also collected the most saves in the postseason (715), almost 100 mo...
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