Halak, 34, was 18-6-6 in 31 games in 2019-20 with a 2.39 goals-against average and .919 save percentage before the season was paused. The Bratislava, Slovakia native has been with the Bruins since July 2018 when he signed a two-year deal as a free agent.
Prior to signing in Boston, Halak spent four seasons with the New York Islanders, posting a 88-65-19 record with a 2.69 goals-against average and .913 save percentage.
A ninth-round pick (271st overall) of the Montreal Canadiens in 2003, Halak has played in 520 regular-season games with the Bruins, Islanders, Washington Capitals, St. Louis Blues and Canadiens.
May 1, 2020