2014-15: Recalled 3/17 from Providence/AHL and dressed as backup 3/17 vs BUF ... Went 17-8-5 with a 1.96 GAA and .936 Sv% in 30 AHL games at the time of the recall ... Recalls: 2 (2/27-28, 1 Backup; 3/17-, 1 Backup) ... Shutouts: 0 Backup: 2 ... Inj: 0
Fun Facts: Is looking to play his 1st NHL game although he had also dressed as backup in the NHL in previous emergency recalls while in the Nashville and Columbus organizations in addition to Boston ... Played four seasons with the Predators (2009-13) and one with the Columbus (2013-14) affiliates ... Won an ECHL Kelly Cup championship and was named co-MVP of that post-season with Cincinnati in 2010.
For our team, as a group, we've never been this far before, and so it's just more lessons learned, and sometimes you have to go to the school of hard knocks to find out what works and what doesn't. We've got a young group. They've played some unreal hockey here to get us this far, and we showed if we're not going to play the proper way, a really, really good hockey team is going to beat you, and that's what they did. It's a lesson learned.
— Lightning coach Jon Cooper after Rangers win in Game 6 forced a Game 7 that will be played at Madison Square Garden on Friday