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This one is tough to call.
I know that Jonathan Quick will be the popular pick for this due to the notoriety he gained during the playoffs for his outstanding play. I certainly don't disagree with anyone who says that Quick's efforts in the playoffs were the reason that the Kings were able to hoist the Cup. However, there is an award for playoff success in the Conn Smythe Trophy, and Quick already has it.
Lundqvist being nominated for the Hart as well gives you an idea of just how great his season was. He posted a record of 39-18-5 with a 1.97 goals against average and a .930 save percentage. He was an absolute rock for the Rangers in net and was really a catalyst for the excellent season they had.
I know that Quick's numbers are more a product of not having the production around him all season that Lundqvist did, so I don't want to hold that against him necessarily, but the truth is that Lundqvist was the true star of a team that finished with 109 points.
If the pick was based on the playoffs as well, Quick would be the winner hands down, but as I said, Quick already has the award for playoff MVP.
Other Finalists: Jonathan Quick, Pekka Rinne