Vezina Trophy finalists: Lundqvist, Quick, Rinne
NEW YORK (AP)
The league announced the finalists Wednesday. The winner will be announced June 20 at the NHL awards ceremony in Las Vegas.
Lundqvist led the Rangers to the most points in the Eastern Conference, going 39-18-5 in 62 appearances with a 1.97 goals-against average. He is the first goaltender in NHL history to record 30-plus wins in each of his first seven seasons.
Quick set a franchise record with 10 shutouts for Los Angeles, and was second in the NHL with a 1.95 goals-against average.
Rinne went 43-18-8 for Nashville. He also was a Vezina finalist last season, finishing second to Boston's Tim Thomas.