|NUMBER:||1||BIRTHDATE:||April 27, 1988 (AGE 25)|
|HEIGHT:||6' 2"||BIRTHPLACE:||Samara, Russia|
|WEIGHT:||209||DRAFTED:||WSH / 2006 NHL Entry Draft|
|Catches:||Left||ROUND:||1st (23rd overall)|
- Made a career playoff-high 45 saves, which included a franchise-record 22 stops in the first period, on April 21 at Minnesota (Game 3).
- Is making his third appearance in the Stanley Cup Playoffs.
- Appeared in six games for Washington during the 2010 postseason.
- Started 13 of Washington’s 14 playoff games as a rookie in 2008-09.
2013-14 REGULAR SEASON
- Led all NHL goaltenders with 41 victories, breaking Patrick Roy’s franchise record for most wins in a single season (40, 2000-01).
- Also led all netminders in saves (1,867) and shots faced (2,013).
- Finished third in the league and established a franchise record with a .927 save percentage.
- Finished 24-9-4 in 37 games on home ice, matching Roy’s record for home wins set in 2000-01.