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Lundqvist Wins Vezina Trophy

Jun 21, 2012 1:38 AM EST

Rangers goaltender Henrik Lundqvist has been named the 2011-12 Vezina Trophy winner. The Vezina Trophy is awarded annually to the goaltender who is "adjudged to be the best at his position," as voted by the league's 30 GMs.

Lundqvist, 30, established career-highs in wins (39) and save percentage (.930), and posted a career-best in goals against average (1.97) this season. He tied for fourth in the NHL in goals against average, third in shutouts (eight), and ranked third in wins and save percentage.

Via Press Release