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Ducks' Frederik Andersen deserves rookie honor mention, coach says
Ducks' Frederik Andersen deserves rookie honor mention, coach says

Whether Frederik Andersen will start a fourth consecutive game as the Ducks' goalie Friday versus the Nashville Predators is something Coach Bruce Boudreau kept to himself Thursday. But when asked whether Andersen belongs in the conversation about NHL rookie of the year, Boudreau was far more forthcoming. "I would love just to hear his name mentioned," Boudreau said of the 6-foot-4, 230-pound backup, who won all three of those starts for the Pacific-Division leaders while Jonas Hiller rested. "There's a lot of good rookies. You can only name three." The ones that jumped to Boudreau's mind are Colorado's Nathan MacKinnon (23 goals, 35 assists) and...

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