Not many goalies have a lot of success during their freshman season in Hockey East, but UMass Lowell’s Connor Hellebuyck has dominated college hockey so far this season.
The Commerce, MI native has only played 12 games so far for the Riverhawks as Hellebuyck has split time with junior Doug Carr, but his play has been quite impressive during that 12-game span. Hellebuyck is 11-1-0 with a 1.57 goals against average, .940 save percentage, and has three shutouts.
“We have given him an opportunity to get some playing time,” UMass Lowell coach Norm Bazin said. “I haven’t given Connor anything though because he has earned every single minute he has played.… read more