|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)|
- Has reached the 30-win mark for the first time in his career.
- Has made 47 starts this year and appeared three times in relief.
- Has six 40-save efforts this season (Avs are 5-0-1 in those games).
- Finished 10-1-1 in January, setting a new franchise record for wins in the month of January.
- His 10 victories tied the franchise mark for wins in any month.
- Signed a five-year contract extension through 2018-19 on Jan. 30.
- Went 11-0-5 over a span of 16 starts from Dec. 12 to Jan. 18, equaling the longest streak without a regulation loss in franchise history (Peter Budaj 2006-07).
- Made a season-high 46 saves on Jan. 14 at Chicago.
- Finished 7-1-0 with a 1.76 GAA in October, the highest winning percentage (.875) by an Avalanche/Nordiques goalie in October.
- Won his first five starts this year and became the first goaltender in franchise history to allow one goal or less in each of his first four starts of a season.
- He and J.S. Giguere were named the NHL's Second Stars for Oct. 7-13.