All-Star Pick Andrei Vasilevskiy
Andrei Vasilevskiy has been named an All-Star to replace Carey Price, goaltender for the Montreal Canadiens. Price is out resting from an injury, thus adding Vasy to the Atlantic Division All-Star Roster. This will make Vasy’s second consecutive year joining the All-Star Game.
Andrei Vasilevskiy has had an impressive season, even with the games he missed due to his injury earlier in the season. He has a record of 20-6-2 and 3 shutouts in the season. He also has 928 shots against compared to 70 goals against, giving him a save percentage of .925
Compared to his career stats, Vasy has a total record of 105-55-13 and 15 shutouts. He has 5,544 shots against and 452 goals against. This gives him a total career save percentage of .918.
Before Vasilevskiy turned 21, he already had a Stanley Cup Final victory to his name and a regular job as a backup goaltender with the Lightning in his first season in North America.NHL
Congratulations Andrei Vasilevskiy!
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