Saros allowed two goals on 34 shots in a 4-2 victory over the Canadiens on Tuesday. The 24-year-old wasn't able to post his third straight shutout, but he turned in a stellar .940 save percentage performance. He has four such performances in his last eight appearances. Saros is 5-2-0 with a .951 save percentage since Feb. 25, which is really helping his overall numbers. He is 17-12-4 with a 2.70 GAA and .914 save percentage in 40 games this season.
Saros will guard the cage during Tuesday's road matchup with Montreal, Adam Vingan of The Athletic reports. Saros has been on fire recently, having picked up back-to-back shutouts in a home-and-away series with the Stars on Thursday and Saturday. The 24-year-old Finn will look to keep rolling in a road matchup with a Canadiens club that's only averaging 2.75 goals per game at home this campaign, 26th in the NHL.
Saros turned aside all 37 shots he faced in Saturday's 1-0 win over the Stars. After shutting out Dallas on Thursday back in Nashville, Saros headed into the Stars' building and did it again. It was his career-high fourth SO of the season, reinforcing the 24-year-old's firm grasp on the Preds' No. 1 job. On the season, Saros now has a 2.72 GAA and .913 save percentage.
Saros will start Saturday's game in Dallas, Paul Skrbina of The Tennessean reports. Saros shut out the Stars in Nashville on Thursday, so he'll also get the second leg of this home-and-home set. The Predators are looking for consistency in net, and Saros will try to provide that by following up Thursday's 33-save effort with another strong showing.
Saros posted a 33-save shutout in Thursday's 2-0 win over Dallas. Saros turned aside all 33 shots he faced Thursday, giving him his first win in three starts following back-to-back losses. He has three shutouts so far in 2019-20 and might very well serve as his team's starter against the Stars on Saturday when the two teams meet again.
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