Goalies Bishop, Lehner and Vasilevskiy named finalists for Vezina Trophy

Ben Bishop, Robin Lehner and Andrei Vasilevskiy were named finalists for the Vezina Trophy as the NHL's top goaltender on Saturday.

NEW YORK — Ben Bishop of the Dallas Stars, Robin Lehner of the New York Islanders and Andrei Vasilevskiy of the Tampa Bay Lightning were named finalists for the Vezina Trophy as the NHL's top goaltender on Saturday.

Bishop, who posted a 27-15-2 record over 46 games, led the league with a .934 save percentage. He was second in the NHL with a 1.98 goals-against average and was third with seven shutouts.

Lehner, who was 25-13-5 over 46 games, had six shutouts. He posted a .930 save percentage and a 2.13 GAA.

Vasilevskiy posted a league-leading 39 victories in 53 games. He had six shutouts, a .925 save percentage and 2.40 GAA.

The award winner will be named June 19 at the NHL Awards in Las Vegas.

 

The Canadian Press