Rangers striker Kreider: Shesterkin helps us out throughout the year
MOSCOW, May 14 – Forward “New York Rangers” Chris Kreider said that the goaltender of the team Igor Shesterkin rescues the team throughout the season of the National Hockey League (NHL).
In the sixth meeting of the series of the first round of the NHL playoffs against the Pittsburgh Penguins (5:3), the Russian goalkeeper repelled 31 shots and scored an assist.
“Igor helps us out throughout the year. He did it at every stage he played. Shesterkin fights, that’s what he does. He was our best player during the season and continues to be,” Kreider said at the post-match press conference , the video of which leads the NHL website.
In the current Stanley Cup, Shesterkin has played 6 matches. His save percentage is 90.6% with a safety factor of 3.82.