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Semyon Varlamov

Semyon Varlamov  #1

NUMBER: 1 BIRTHDATE: April 27, 1988  (AGE 26)
HEIGHT: 6' 2" BIRTHPLACE: Samara, Russia
WEIGHT: 209 DRAFTED: WSH / 2006 NHL Entry Draft
Catches: Left ROUND: 1st   (23rd overall)
- Has missed the last three games (groin). - Needs two wins to tie Stephane Fiset (84) for fifth place on the franchise's all-time wins list. - Missed six games due to a groin injury, Nov. 20 to Dec. 1. - Placed on IR, Nov. 26 (retro to Nov. 15) and activated on Dec. 2. - Stopped 89-of-91 shots (.978%) over a two-game stretch from Oct. 28-30, the most saves ever by an Avs goaltender over a two-game span. - Stopped all 40 shots in a 5-0 victory over the Islanders on Oct. 30 at Pepsi Center, recording his most saves ever in a shutout. - Was the first 40-save shutout by an Avalanche goaltender since Nov. 15, 2000, when Patrick Roy made 41 stops in a 3-0 win at Anaheim. - Made 49 saves on Oct. 28 vs. San Jose, tying the franchise record for most saves in a home game (Scott Gordon, Feb. 4, 1990 vs. Boston). - Missed three games due to a groin injury, Oct. 16-21. - Was placed on IR, Oct. 16 (retro to Oct. 14) and activated on Oct. 23.
NHL Second All-Star Team (2014) Traded to Colorado by Washington for Colorado's 1st round choice (Filip Forsberg) in 2012 Entry Draft and Boston's 2nd round choice (previously acquired, later traded to Dallas Dallas selected Mike Winther) in 2012 Entry Draft, July 1, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Yaroslavl (KHL), September 27, 2012.
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When I first became captain here, Monsieur Beliveau came to me and said, 'You're going to be fine. You don't have to change, you got selected because of who you are.'

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