By Pat Caputo/Follow Pat on Twitter @PatCaputo98
The 3 top reasons that Red Wings’ goalie Petr Mrazek’s season is so special this year:READ MORE: 'Our Goal Is To Be 100% Balance,' City Clerk Janice Winfrey Prepares For August 3rd Primary Elections, Wants Ballots Balanced
1. His goals against average (1.94) and save percentage (.934) are better than Montreal’s Carey Price last season when Price was awarded the Hart Trophy as the NHL’s MVP. Mrazek leads the NHL in both categories so far this season.READ MORE: Mask Guidance For Vaccinated Covers 46% Of Mich. Population
2. No Red Wings goalie has had a goals against average below 2.00 since Hall of Famer Terry Sawchuk in the 1950s. Mrazek’s current save percentage is best franchise history.MORE NEWS: Canadian Trucker Freed, Says He's Victim Of Marijuana Scam
3. Mrazek has won 10 of his 12 decisions since the start of the calendar year, so it is translating into victories.