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Tuukka Rask
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Tuukka Rask  #40

Boston Bruins  Goalie
NUMBER: 40 BIRTHDATE: March 10, 1987  (AGE 27)
HEIGHT: 6' 2" BIRTHPLACE: Savonlinna, Finland
WEIGHT: 185 DRAFTED: TOR / 2005 NHL Entry Draft
Catches: Left ROUND: 1st   (21st overall)
AwardsSeasons
Vezina Trophy 2013-2014
2014-15: Is 1-2-2 in his last 5 starts w/a 5-2 victory 12/6 at ARI, 3-2 loss to CHI 12/11, 3-2 shootout losses each 12/13 vs OTT and 12/16 in NSH and a 2-1 loss in WPG on 12/19 ... Is 8-6-3 in his last 17 starts ... Became the 10th goaltender in team history to play 200 games with the club with his 200th NHL/Boston game 10/15 at DET ... Shutouts: 1 (2-0, 11/18 vs STL) Backup: 8 ... Inj: 0 ... Shootouts: 3 GA/8 SA 2013-14: Won Vezina Trophy and First Team NHL All-Star Led NHL in shutouts, 2nd in Sv%age (.930), 4th in GAA (2.04) and 5th in wins (36) Allowed 2 or less goals in 38 gp Career-best 10-gm pt streak from 3/2-30 (9-0-1) Faced 2 penalty shots (1-1) Fun Fact: Currently has the best career GAA (2.16) and Sv% (.926) of all active goaltenders w/50+ career gp ... Is in 7th place on team's all-time shutouts list w/24 (Byron Dafoe in 6th w/25)
NHL First All-Star Team (2014) Vezina Trophy (2014) Traded to Boston by Toronto for Andrew Raycroft, June 24, 2006. Signed as a free agent by Plzen (CzRep), September 25, 2012.
Quote of the Day

I didn't even know how to celebrate. I threw my hands up, they gave me a hug, so I guess that's all I needed.

— Sabres forward Tim Schaller on scoring his first NHL goal Sunday against the Bruins