Mike Richter Named SHARP Player of the Month for January
/ New York Rangers
Mike Richter has been named the SHARP Electronics Player of the Month for January. The All-Star has been a key component to the Rangers' drive into playoff contention and 10-4-1 record during the month.
Richter had been honored as the NHL Player of the Week for the week ending Jan. 23rd, where he posted a 3-0-0-0 record, along with a 1.33 GAA and a .958 save percentage over the span. He was also selected to participate in his third NHL All-Star Game this year, representing the North American Team. (1991-92, 1993-94 - MVP)
The goaltender has posted a 9-4-1 record with a 2.34 goals against average and a .923 save percentage in 14 matches during January.