... according to USA Today's quarterly awards review.
USA Today wrote:
Norris Trophy (Defenseman)
Allen: Alex Pietrangelo, St. Louis Blues: He has played a major role in the Blues’ 15-5-1 start. Pietrangelo is playing 26:12 per game, and he’s tied for second among defensemen in shots on goal (69). Only 16 defensemen are playing 25 or more minutes, and he leads them all in plus-minus (+9). Runner-up: Victor Hedman (Lightning)
Hascup: Pietrangelo: He’s tied for first among defensemen in points (19); he’s a positive possession player and has a 64% goals-for percentage (16 goals for, nine against at even strength). Runner-up: Erik Karlsson (Ottawa Senators)
Love him getting the main stream media recognition. He's been lights out so far.Clicky!