WINNIPEG - Connor Hellebuyck, of our Winnipeg Jets, has won the Vezina Trophy as the best goalie in the NHL.
He was second in wins with 31, first in shutouts with six and he had the seventh best percentage at .922. He was 31-21-5 with a 2.57 goals against average.
"Almost feels like getting a little bit of a monkey off my back but now I really am looking forward to the next one. The next one's going to be very glorious and that's winning a Cup," Hellebuyck said."
He finished with 123 points in the Vezina voting including 19 first place votes.