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Posted at 01:22 PM ET, 11/02/2010

Michal Neuvirth named NHL's rookie of the month

The NHL named Capitals goaltender Michal Neuvirth its rookie of the month for October. Neuvirth has started 10 of the Capitals' 11 games this season and boasts a 2.15 goals-against average and .926 save percentage, stopping 252 of the 272 shots he's faced so far this season.

Here's one of Neuvirth's most highlight-reel worthy saves so far this season, the robbery of Eric Staal in Carolina:

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