MONTREAL – Carey Price
has been named the NHL’s third star of the week.
Coming off a perfect 3-0-0 record against the Thrashers, Panthers and Lightning last week, Price was honored by the league with a third star mention.
Kicking aside 113 of the 116 shots he faced during the team’s southern road swing, the 23-year-old netminder posted an astounding .974 save percentage to go with his 1.00 goals-against average.
Price currently leads the NHL with 31 wins on the campaign, posting seven shutouts in his 58 games to date.
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