Brodeur named NHL's Third Star
Posts 3-0-0 mark, 1.34 GAA and .949 save pct. in week ending Jan. 23
Monday, 01.24.2011 / 12:44 PM / News
New Jersey Devils
Boston goaltender Tim Thomas and Tampa Bay center Steven Stamkos took First and Second Star honors, respectively.
Brodeur posted a 3-0-0 record, 1.34 goals-against average and .949 save percentage, helping to guide the Devils (16-29-3) to a season-high four-game winning streak and a 6-0-1 mark in their last seven games.
He stopped 27 shots in a 5-2 victory over the New York Islanders on Jan. 17 and made 23 saves in recording his 114th career shutout in a 2-0 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Jan. 20. He finished the week with a 24-save performance in a 5-2 victory over the Florida Panthers Jan. 23.
The 38-year-old Montreal native improved his season record to 10-18-2 with a 2.84 goals-against average, .894 save percentage and four shutouts in 34 appearances.