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Position
G
 
Jersey
40
Name  Tuukka Rask
Born  3/10/1987
Height  6-2
Weight  185
Shoots  L
11/22/2014 9:50:00 PM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask took the loss Saturday against Montreal.
Insight: He stopped 21-of-23 shots on goal, and dropped his record to 10-6-0 overall.
 
11/18/2014 9:46:00 PM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask shut out the Blues on Tuesday night.
Insight: He stopped all 33 shots on goal, and has now won six of his past seven games. Owners should be very happy, as Rask raised his record to 10-5-0.
 
11/15/2014 3:36:00 PM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask played well in Saturday's win over the Hurricanes.
Insight: He stopped 33-of-34 shots on goal, and is now 9-5-0 on the season.
 
11/12/2014 10:33:00 PM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask was pulled during the second period Wednesday against the Maple Leafs.
Insight: He stopped 12-of-16 shots before his night ended early. Niklas Svedberg replaced him, but owners should expect Rask to bounce back quickly.
 
11/10/2014 9:38:00 PM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask won his fourth consecutive game on Monday.
Insight: He made 26 saves on 28 shots. Rask is now 7-4-0, and is starting to get into top form.
 
11/6/2014 9:58:00 PM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask won his third straight start on Thursday.
Insight: Rask allowed two goals on 26 shots against the Oilers. The Bruins were behind, 2-1, after the second period, but Boston scored four unanswered goals to win, 5-2. Rask is 7-4-0 this season.
 
11/4/2014 9:49:00 PM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask picked up his sixth win of the season on Tuesday.
Insight: He made 18-of-19 saves in an overtime win. Rask has now won three of his past four games, and is now 6-4-0 overall.
 
11/1/2014 10:22:00 PM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask stopped 27-of-29 shots to beat the Senators on Saturday, 4-2.
Insight: Rask allowed the game-tying goal at the end of the first period to make it, 1-1, but Boston responded with the next three scored in the game. Rask is 5-4 this season.
 
10/25/2014 9:56:00 PM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask earned his fourth win of the season, Saturday versus Toronto.
Insight: He made 32 saves in Boston's 4-1 victory. Rask is now 4-3-0 and has won three of his past four starts.
 
10/21/2014 9:57:00 PM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask did enough to pick up the win over San Jose on Tuesday night.
Insight: He stopped 31-of-34 shots on goal, for his third victory of the season. Rask has yet to be dominant just yet, but it is inevitable that he will carry Boston at some point this season.
 
10/16/2014 10:30:00 PM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask was pulled on Thursday night against the Canadiens.
Insight: He let up five goals on 23 shots, and is off to a 2-3-0 start to the season. Owners should not be concerned, as the reigning Vezina Trophy winner is bound to get back on track.
 
10/9/2014 10:24:00 PM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask suffered his first loss of the season.
Insight: He had 22 saves on 24 shots, but it was not enough in a 2-1 loss to Detroit. Rask is now 1-1-0, but will have every opportunity to be in the running for the Vezina Trophy.
 
10/9/2014 7:50:00 PM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask is starting on Thursday against the Red Wings.
Insight: The Bruins begin the season with back-to-back games on Wednesday and Thursday this week, but Boston will have its Vezina trophy winning goalie between the pipes for both games. Rask stopped 19-of-20 shots against the Flyers on Wednesday.
 
10/8/2014 10:39:00 PM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask started his Vezina trophy defense on an extremely high note.
Insight: Rask allowed just one goal to the Flyers on opening night, stopping 19 shots and winning, 2-1. Rask's save percentage was .950.
 
6/24/2014 9:39:00 PM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask has been awarded the Vezina Trophy as the league's best goaltender for the 2013-14 season.
Insight: Boston goalies have taken three of the last six Vezina trophies. Rask was certainly deserving of the honor, winning 36 games for the B's this year while logging an impressive 2.04 GAA. Only Minnesota's Josh Harding (.933) had a higher save percentage than Rask (.930) during the regular season.
 
5/8/2014 10:37:00 PM
Description: Boston goalie Tuukka Rask stopped all 33 shots for his second shutout of the postseason Thursday against Montreal.
Insight: Just another playoff masterpiece from one of the best goaltenders in hockey. The Bruins desperately needed this game and Rask is a huge reason why they were able to escape Montreal with a 2-2 series split. Game 5 will be Saturday at TD Garden.
 
Hot4/22/2014 10:17:00 PM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask was automatic Tuesday in a win over Detroit (23 saves).
Insight: Tuesday was Rask's fourth career postseason shutout. The 27-year-old from Finland has saved 82-of-84 shots to start the series (.976 save percentage).
 
4/14/2014 4:46:00 PM
Description: Boston goalie Tuukka Rask led the league with seven shutouts in 2013-14. He went 36-15-6 with a 2.04 GAA and a .930 SV% and should be a finalist for the Vezina Trophy.
Insight: Rask benefited from having one of the NHL's best possession teams in front of him and had to make just 1,526 saves, 14th-most in the NHL and 341 behind leader Semyon Varlamov. That may hurt him in the Vezina competition. Still, it was another excellent season for the 27-year-old.
 
3/30/2014 4:20:00 PM
Description: Boston goalie Tuukka Rask made a season-high 49 saves Sunday in a win over Philadelphia.
Insight: What a performance by the 27-year-old netminder. With the win, the Bruins are now 15-0-1 in their last 16 games. They're easily in first place in the Atlantic Division (17 points ahead of Montreal) with seven games left.
 
Hot3/27/2014 9:58:00 PM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask shut out the Blackhawks Thursday.
Insight: Chicago is playing without Patrick Kane, but it's still a nice accomplishment for Rask, who has allowed just nine goals in his last eight games (1.10 GAA, .957 SV% in that span).