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Position
G
 
Jersey
40
Name  Tuukka Rask
Born  3/10/1987
Height  6-2
Weight  185
Shoots  L
4/2/2015 10:16:00 PM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask made 35 saves in the, 3-2, victory over the Red Wings on Thursday. The win moves Boston into a tie for third place in the Atlantic Division with Detroit.
Insight: This was a huge win. Rask and the Bruins trailed, 2-0, with 18 minutes left in regulation, but Boston scored three unaswered goals to win in regulation. Rask is 33-19-12 this season.
 
3/31/2015 9:38:00 PM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask won his 32nd game of the 2014-15 season on Tuesday.
Insight: Rask had a tough start to the game, allowing two goals on 14 shots in the first two periods, but he made 10 saves and didn't yield a goal in the third. Rask made 22 saves in the victory. He is 32-19-12 this season.
 
3/15/2015 10:56:00 PM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask played well, but took the loss Sunday versus Washington.
Insight: He allowed two goals on 38 shots, but his teammates could not solve Braden Holtby, as Boston lost 2-0. Rask is now 29-17-10 on the season.
 
3/14/2015 5:30:00 PM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask earned his third shutout of the season with a, 2-0, victory over the Penguins on Saturday.
Insight: Pittsburgh played without Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin the last two periods to make Rask's job much easier, but fantasy owners will take it. Rask is on a three-game winning streak. The surge is definitely helping owners in the playoffs.
 
3/12/2015 9:55:00 PM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask picked up another victory on Thursday night.
Insight: He adefeated Tampa Bay in a shootout by stopping 35-of-37 shots on goal. He is now 28-16-10 on the season.
 
3/10/2015 10:09:00 PM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask played very well on Tuesday night.
Insight: He allowed just one goal on 40 shots in Boston's 3-1 win over Ottawa. Rask is now 27-16-10 on the season.
 
3/7/2015 4:22:00 PM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask allowed two goals during Saturday's overtime victory over Philadelphia.
Insight: Rask faced 31 total shots, and made some huge saves down the stretch, especially in the extra session. He is now 26-16-10 on the season.
 
2/28/2015 8:07:00 PM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask allowed just one goal in the, 4-1, victory over the Coyotes on Saturday.
Insight: Rask made 31 saves in the victory. He is 25-16-9 and came into Saturday with a 2.37 GAA and .919 save percentage.
 
2/24/2015 9:52:00 PM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask turned in a decent fantasy night, stopping 26-of-28 shots, but Boston lost, 2-1.
Insight: With the loss, Rask fell to 24-16-9. With such a struggling Bruins team, Rask is not earning as many victories as fantasy owners were expecting at the beginning of the season.
 
2/10/2015 9:46:00 PM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask replaced Niklas Svedberg after the first period on Tuesday night.
Insight: Svedberg allowed three goals and 10 shots, before gtting the hook. Rask filled in nicely, and stopped 20-of-21 shots on goal. He should be in net next time out.
 
2/8/2015 10:29:00 PM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask picked up just his third regulation loss since Jan. 7 on Sunday.
Insight: Rask has posted great numbers of late going 7-1-3 with a .949 save percentage and 1.61 GAA in January. Rask and the Bruins, however, haven't been able to figure out the Canadiens as Montreal beat Boston again, 3-1. Montreal swept the season series with Boston.
 
2/8/2015 6:31:00 PM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask will start on Sunday versus the Canadiens.
Insight: Rask led Boston to victory over the Islanders on Saturday, so some thought Rask might take the night off, but he will not. Rask and Montreal goaltender Carey Price have been the best two fantasy hockey goaltenders since the start of 2015, so don't expect many goals.
 
1/31/2015 9:40:00 PM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask allowed just one goal during Saturday's win versus Los Angeles.
Insight: He faced 31 shots on goal, and raised his record to 22-11-7 on the season.
 
1/29/2015 9:36:00 PM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask had a great fantasy night on Thursday.
Insight: Rask made 43 saves to lead the Bruins to a, 5-2, victory over the Islanders. The victory improves Rask's record to 21-11-7 this season.
 
1/22/2015 10:21:00 AM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask made 34 saves in a loss on Wednesday.
Insight: Despite posting a .944 save percentage in regulation and overtime, Rask could not come up with the big saves in the shootout versus Colorado. Rask is 20-11-7 this season.
 
1/21/2015 8:59:00 AM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask allowed just one goal in the, 3-1, victory over the Stars on Tuesday.
Insight: Rask made 36 saves in the victory. He is 20-11-6 with a 2.37 GAA and .918 save percentage this season.
 
1/15/2015 9:50:00 PM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask shutout the red hot New York Rangers on Thursday.
Insight: Ok, so the Rangers aren't exactly red hot. They have been shutout for six straight periods now, but the Rangers had won 13 of 14 prior to the two straight shutouts. Rask stopped 30 shots on his way to his second shutout of the season.
 
1/10/2015 3:38:00 PM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask picked up a win Saturday against Philadelphia.
Insight: He made 24 saves on 25 shots. Rask is now 17-10-6 on the season.
 
1/4/2015 4:01:00 PM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask took a tough loss Saturday versus Carolina.
Insight: He stopped 35-of-36 shots on goal, but ultimately fell in a shootout. Rask is now 15-10-6 on the season.
 
1/3/2015 3:56:00 PM
Description: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask allowed three goals during Saturday's overtime loss to Ottawa.
Insight: He faced 26 shots on goal, and dropped to 15-10-4 on the season. Owners are still waiting for him to break loose.
 

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