Sign in with your NHL account:
  • Submit
  • Or
  • Sign in with Google
 
SHARE

Minnesota sophomore goalie Adam Wilcox headlines 10 candidates for Hobey Baker award

Thursday, 03.20.2014 / 11:54 AM / News

The Canadian Press

Share with your Friends


Minnesota sophomore goalie Adam Wilcox headlines 10 candidates for Hobey Baker award

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Minnesota sophomore goalie Adam Wilcox is among the 10 candidates for the Hobey Baker Memorial Award.

The list was announced Thursday. Wilcox, also named the Big Ten Player of the Year for the top-ranked Gophers, is second in save percentage and third in goals against average among NCAA Division I goalies.

Three finalists will be declared April 2. The winner will be introduced April 11 in Philadelphia during the Frozen Four.

Also among the top 10: Nebraska-Omaha junior forward Josh Archibald, St. Lawrence senior forward Greg Carey, St. Cloud State senior Nic Dowd, Ohio State junior forward Ryan Dzingel, Boston College junior forward Johnny Gaudreau, Union junior defenceman Shayne Gostisbehere, Boston College senior forward Kevin Hayes, Ferris State junior goalie C.J. Motte, and Wisconsin junior goalie Joel Rumpel.

Quote of the Day

When I first became captain here, Monsieur Beliveau came to me and said, 'You're going to be fine. You don't have to change, you got selected because of who you are.'

— Saku Koivu on Thursday, recalling what he was told by the late Jean Beliveau when he was named Canadiens captain in 1999
2015 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series