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.