After a little over one week of play, the Stars have just been okay (fun stat: all six games have been decided by one goal…I’m not sure that that’s a good thing), but you know who’s been more than okay? Kari freakin’ Lehtonen.
The Stars have not been particularly kind to Kari, allowing an average of over 35 shots per game. But he’s been a real champ throughout it all because Kari is just awesome. Bottomline: we would be at the bottom of the league with Washington if Kari wasn’t here.
And if you need more convincing, here is Kari being sassy to Red Wings fans after they heckled him for losing his shutout: