Rasmus Dahlin named NHL Rookie of the Month

Rasmus Dahlin named NHL Rookie of the Month
Posted at 1:52 PM, Dec 01, 2018

Buffalo Sabres defenseman and first-overall pick Rasmus Dahlin has been named the NHL's "Rookie of the Month" for November.

Dahlin led rookie defenders and finished fourth among all rookies with a goal and 9 assists for 10 points in 15 games.

Dahlin receives the distinction over Elias Pettersson, Brady Tkachuk, Colin White, and Cal Petersen.

The rookie defender played an average of 19:54 a game for a Sabres team that finished the month of November 11-3-1, which included a 10-game winning streak.

He currently has 2 goals and 12 assists for 14 points in his first 27 career games.


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