Tag Archive | Vezina Trophy

Washington Captials Sign Goaltender Henrik Lundqvist

The Washington Capitals have signed goaltender Henrik Lundqvist to a one-year, $1.5 million contract, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced recently. “Henrik is one of the greatest goaltenders in NHL history, and we are pleased to have him join our organization,” said MacLellan. “Henrik has the competitive drive and the ability to […]

Islanders acquire Tim Thomas

The New York Islanders announced on Thursday that they have acquired goaltender Tim Thomas from the Boston Bruins in exchange for a conditional second round pick in the 2014 or 15 NHL draft. Thomas is a four-time NHL All-Star and a two-time winner of the Vezina Trophy; which is awarded to the league’s top keeper. […]

Lundqvist wins Vezina Trophy

It was announced on Wednesday night that New York Rangers goalkeeper Henrik Lundqvist won his first Vezina Trophy as the NHL’s top goalie. Lundqvist helped to lead the Rangers to their best regular-season record in the Eastern Conference, went 39-18-5 with five shutouts, as the ‘King’ had career-bests in save percentage (.930), goals-against average (1.97) […]