PRINCETON, N.J. – Former Wheeling and current Nashville Predators goaltender Tomas Vokoun is the DirecTV/NHL Center Ice East Coast Hockey League Alumnus of the Month for February.
The DirecTV/NHL Center Ice ECHL Alumnus of the Month is awarded to a former ECHL player currently playing in the NHL. There have been 210 former ECHL players that have gone on to play in the NHL, including 61 in 2002-03.
In the month of February, Vokoun was 8-2-1 with three shutouts, a 1.71 goals against average and a .943 save percentage in 11 games for Nashville. He was runner-up for NHL Player of the Week for the period ending Sunday after going 3-0-0 with two shutouts, a 1.31 goals against average and a .944 save percentage in three games.