Mason Named OHL Player of the Week

By League Press Release

Toronto – The Ontario Hockey League today announced that London Knights’ goaltender Steve Mason is the OHL Player of the Week for the week ending March 25, 2007. Mason stopped 106 of 110 shots to post a 1.92 goals against average and .964 save percentage in the opening two games of the Knights’ Western Conference playoffs versus the Owen Sound Attack.

Friday night, he made 45 saves in a 6-3 victory at home and the following night, Mason recorded 61 saves in a 2-1 overtime win, which earned him first star honors. The Knights’ hold a 2-0 series lead, as they return home to the John Labatt Centre for game three this evening.

The 17-year-old native of Oakville, Ontario led all goalies with 45 wins during the 2006-07 OHL regular season, which was an OHL single season record.

2006-07 OHL Players of the Week

September 24, 2006 – Cory Emmerton, Kingston Frontenacs
October 1, 2006 – Daniel Ryder, Peterborough Petes
October 8, 2006 – Bryan Little, Barrie Colts
October 15, 2006 – Sam Gagner, London Knights
October 22, 2006 – Justin Donati, Toronto St. Michael’s Majors
October 29, 2006 – John Murray, Kitchener Rangers
November 5, 2006 – Jordan Owens, Mississauga IceDogs
November 12, 2006 – Steve Downie, Peterborough Petes
November 19, 2006 – Bryan Little, Barrie Colts
November 26, 2006 – Dustin Jeffrey, Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds
December 3, 2006 – John Tavares, Oshawa Generals
December 10, 2006 – Tom Sestito, Plymouth Whalers
December 17, 2006 – Jamie McGinn, Ottawa 67’s
December 31, 2006 – Bobby Ryan, Owen Sound Attack
January 7, 2007 – John Tavares, Oshawa Generals
January 14, 2007 – Sergei Kostitsyn, London Knights
January 21, 2007 – Dale Mitchell, Oshawa Generals
January 28, 2007 – John Tavares, Oshawa Generals
February 4, 2007 – Tyler Donati, Belleville Bulls
February 12, 2007 – Patrick Kane, London Knights
February 19, 2007 – Andrew Loverock, Mississauga IceDogs
February 25, 2007 – Wayne Simmonds, Owen Sound Attack
March 4, 2007 – Trevor Kell, Sarnia Sting
March 11, 2007 – Bobby Ryan, Owen Sound Attack
March 18, 2007 – Patrick Kane, London Knights
March 25, 2007 – Steve Mason, London Knights