BoltProspects Community Forums  

Go Back   BoltProspects Community Forums > Hockey Talk > The Farm

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-28-2009, 11:24 AM
timothy's Avatar
timothy timothy is offline
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Nashville
Posts: 7,644
Send a message via Yahoo to timothy
Default Jonathan Boutin 3 Wins from Kelly Cup


Former Halifax Mooseheads goaltender Jonathan Boutin is three wins away from winning the Kelly Cup.

The 24-year-old has backstopped the South Carolina Stingrays to the East Coast Hockey League best-of-seven final against the Alaska Aces. He has a 2.64 goals-against average, a .909 save percentage and a 12-3 record in 15 starts.

The Stingrays and Aces are tied 1-1 in the series.

Boutin, a former third-round pick of the Tampa Bay Lightning, is with the Stingrays on a minor-league contract. His three-year NHL deal with the Lightning expired last summer.

He spent parts of three seasons with the Mooseheads from 2001 to 2004, starting 47 games in 2002-03.

Ed. Note: Since this article appeared, the Stingrays won Game 3 of the series giving them a 2-1 lead and Boutin needing only 2 wins. Stingray goalie James Reimer started Game 3 instead of Boutin and backstopped the Rays to a 4-2 victory over the Aces. Boutin was traded to South Carolina on Jan 30 by the Victoria Salmon Kings for future considerations before his recent playoff tear.
Reply With Quote


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:59 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright © 2005-2008, All Rights Reserved.