Slowly but surely, the list grows.
Okay, so Artyom Zagidulin isn't exactly a walking Merriam-Webster dictionary, yet, but he's working on it.
"'Breakfast,' 'one-hundred percent,' 'no,' " chuckles Heat goaltending coach Thomas Speer, while running through Zagidulin's English vocabulary. "'See you later', he's been throwing that around, too."
As the Russian netminder has started to punch holes through the language barrier, he's also been acclimating to the North American game with positive results.