Regular Season Career as a Blue: 449GP, 138-184-322, 221 PIM
Last Game: 2 assists in 22:01 on Wed. in PIT
-3 goals and 7 assists (+3) over his last 11 games
-Set career highs in assists (40) and points (64) during the 2014-15 reg. season
-Has 14 GWG over the past two seasons, which ranks 5th overall (1. Max Pacioretty, 23)
-Earned the Silver Medal with Sweden at the 2014 Olympics
Traded to St. Louis by Toronto with Carlo Colaiacovo for Lee Stempniak, November 24, 2008. Signed as a free agent by MODO (Sweden), September 25, 2012.
We've got to find a way to win a game. He's played well in the minors, now he gets his opportunity. We tried [with Jonathan Bernier]. The way I look at it, you get opportunities and you make the most of it. That's what [James Reimer] did. Now another opportunity is here and Sparks ... you gotta grab it. Is he ready? We'll find out.
— Maple Leafs coach Mike Babcock to the Toronto Star on recalling goalie Garret Sparks from the AHL to start Monday in his NHL debut
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