Vasilevskiy wins Vezina; E. Pettersson top rookie

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Vasilevskiy wins Vezina; E. Pettersson top rookie
Vasilevskiy wins Vezina; E. Pettersson top rookie

ESPN News Services LAS VEGAS -- Andrei Vasilevskiy of the Tampa Bay Lightning was awarded his first Vezina Trophy on Wednesday night as the NHL's top goalie. Vasilevskiy beat out Dallas' Ben Bishop and the New York Islanders' Robin Lehner, who also won the Masterton Trophy. Vasilevskiy led the NHL with 39 victories for the powerhouse Lightning, who took the Presidents' Trophy with 128 points. The Russian goalie had a 2.40 goals-against average and a .925 save percentage in 53 games. Vasilevskiy is the first Lightning goalie to win the Vezina. Canucks center Elias Pettersson opened the NHL Awards show by winning the Calder Trophy as the NHL's best rookie. The 20-year-old Pettersson beat out St.

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