SAN JOSE, CA - The San Jose Sharks (@SanJoseSharks) announced today that goaltender Aaron Dell (@ADell32) has been selected as the 'Sharks Player of the Month' for January.
Dell, 30, finished the month of January with a 5-3-0 record across eight outings, posting a .925 save percentage and a 2.38 goals-against average. On Jan. 18 at Vancouver, the netminder logged his 13th career game with 35-plus saves and is 5-4-1 when recording 30 or more saves this season. Over the course of the month, Dell tied for fourth among all NHL goalies in wins and ranked sixth in saves (233).
The six-foot, 205-pound native of Airdrie, Alberta was originally signed as a free agent by San Jose on March 4, 2015. Currently, Dell is three games away from his 100th career NHL game.
This is the first player of the month recognition for Dell.