Jaroslav Halak G NYI 12 Days
Halak will start in goal Sunday against the Canucks.Halak stopped 30 of the 32 shots he faced in his last outing Thursday against the Predator en route to his 32nd win of the season. He got the day off Saturday for the first of back-to-back games, but will sit in the crease against the Canucks on Sunday.
Jaroslav Halak G NYI 14 Days
Halak made 30 saves on 32 shots in a 5-2 win over the Predators on Thursday.The Isles achieved the unlikely feat of getting to Nashville netminder Pekka Rinne five times, and Halak showed his gratitude by holding down his end of the bargain. After getting tagged for six goals Monday against the Rangers, he's popped right back into the win column for the sixth time in his last seven starts.
Jaroslav Halak G NYI 15 Days
Halak will start Thursday's game against the Predators.Halak returns to the Isles' net after giving way to Chad Johnson in Tuesday's 4-1 win over the Hurricanes. In his last start, Halak allowed six goals to the Rangers on Monday, but prior to that he had reeled off five straight wins, while allowing 11 goals in that span.
Jaroslav Halak G NYI 17 Days
Halak made 36 saves, but allowed six goals in Sunday's 6-5 loss to the Rangers.Halak entered Monday's contest on a roll, winning five straight while only allowing 11 goals in that span, so he gets a pass for a bad outing against one of the top scoring teams in the league. His GAA and save percentage aren't quite in the top tier of the league, but he's third in wins at 31-12-0 and should continue to pile up the victories behind the talented Islanders offense.
Jaroslav Halak G NYI 18 Days
Halak will start in goal Monday against the Rangers.Halak turned aside 34 of the 37 shots he faced in Saturday's game versus the Blue Jackets en route to his fifth straight victory. He will look for number six Monday, but will face another stiff offense in the Rangers.
Jaroslav Halak G NYI 19 Days
Halak stopped 34 of 37 shots in Saturday's 6-3 victory over the Blue Jackets.The game didn't feature much defense, as the two teams combined to put 74 shots on net. Halak did enough to keep his team even through the first two periods, then watched as John Tavares and company blitzed the Columbus net for three unanswered tallies in the third period. The netminder has now won five consecutive starts.
Jaroslav Halak G NYI 20 Days
Halak will be in goal for Saturday's game against the Blue Jackets.In defeating the Maple Leafs on Thursday, Halak became the third goalie this season to reach the 30-win plateau, joining the Preds' Pekka Rinne and the Habs' Carey Price. Halak is not in the same class as those goaltenders in terms of ability, but with a strong cast of talent surrounding him and backup Chad Johnson not posing a threat to his job, he's still clearly an upper-tier fantasy option in goal.
Jaroslav Halak G NYI 21 Days
Halak stopped 32 of 34 shots Thursday against the Leafs to pick up his 30th win of the season.With just 11 losses accompanying that pile of victories, Halak has been a fantasy find for owners who were optimistic about him on the Island. We could still ask for more consistent rate stats, but he's an every-game start nonetheless. And, oh yeah, he's won four straight.
Jaroslav Halak G NYI 22 Days
Halak will start Thursday's game against the Leafs.Halak, who has won three straight, now gets a crack at a struggling Toronto squad that has has dropped 12-of-13 decisions, a matchup that makes him a worthy target in daily formats.
Jaroslav Halak G NYI 23 Days
Halak turned away 34 of 36 shots Tuesday in a 3-2 win over Edmonton.That's three consecutive wins for Halak, although the last two weren't very impressive, considering that his defense allowed only 28 shots on goal over two games and he stopped just 24 of them. He appeared to benefit from the extra work in this one, and has seemingly often been at his best when the Isles' opposition keeps him bust. Halak's rate stats aren't the best, but he racks up wins, and his fantasy owners won't complain about that.