The Greyhound WHL Player of the Week is goaltender Bryan Bridges of the Seattle Thunderbirds. Bridges earned player of the week honours by recording a 1.50 goals against average, a 0.949 save percentage and two road wins in Games 1 and 2 of the Kal Tire WHL’s Western Conference Semi-Final series against the Kelowna Rockets. The Thunderbirds lead the best-of-seven series two games to none.
On Friday, April 8th, Bridges stopped 37 of the 38 shots he faced in a 2-1 victory against the Rockets in Kelowna in Game 1. On Saturday, April 9th, Bridges recorded 22 saves in a 3-2 road win against the Kelowna Rockets in Game 2.
Game 3 of the series goes Tuesday, April 12th, in Seattle. Game Time is 7:05 PM.
Bridges, a 19-year-old from Victoria, British Columbia, is a free agent.