Michal Neuvirth

Michal Neuvirth  #30

NUMBER: 30 BIRTHDATE: March 23, 1988  (AGE 27)
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Ústí Nad Labem, Czech Republic
WEIGHT: 209 DRAFTED: WSH / 2006 NHL Entry Draft
Catches: Left ROUND: 2nd   (34th overall)
Turned away 29 of 30 shots to earn his first Sabres win at SJS (10/25) Made 31 saves on 32 shots vs. MTL (11/5) His 49 saves vs. EDM (11/7) was the second highest total of his career. Made 45 saves, including 27 in the second period, at TBL (1/9) Turned away 40 shots vs. NYR (2/20) Stopped 37 of 38 vs. NSH (2/22) Made 28 saves and earned his second straight win vs. VAN (2/26) Recorded 42 saves at FLA (2/28) Traded to the Islanders on Mar. 3 in exchange for Chad Johnson and a third round pick in 2016
OHL Second All-Star Team (2007) Jack A. Butterfield Trophy (AHL Playoff MVP) (2009) Signed as a free agent by Sparta Praha (CzRep), September 20, 2012. Traded to Buffalo by Washington with Rostislav Klesla for Jaroslav Halak and Buffalo's 3rd round choice in 2015 Entry Draft, March 5, 2014.
Quote of the Day

He scores 50 goals, they go in, they go in, and they go in. And I think, 'Why can't I do that?'

— Capitals forward Brooks Laich on teammate Alex Ovechkin, who scored his 50th goal of the season Tuesday in a 4-2 win vs. the Hurricanes
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