April 2, 2019 1:17 pm

Nolan Maier WHL’s March goalie of the month

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Nolan Maier is being recognized for a perfect month between the pipes.

The Saskatoon Blades goaltender was named the Western Hockey League’s (WHL) goaltender of the month for March.

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Maier posted nine wins with a 1.64 goals-against-average, and a .930 save percentage.

He also posted back-to-back shutouts against the Regina Pats and Red Deer Rebels as the Blades clinched second place in the Eastern Conference.

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Maier has not lost at home since Jan. 12, 2019 in compiling a 36-10-6-0 record for the season, along with four shutouts.

The Blades are back in action on Friday when they travel to Prince Albert to take on the Raiders in Game 1 of their Eastern Conference semifinal.

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