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Brian Boucher

Brian Boucher  #33

Goalie
NUMBER: 33 BIRTHDATE: January 2, 1977
HEIGHT: 6' 2" BIRTHPLACE: Woonsocket, RI, United States
WEIGHT: 200 DRAFTED: PHI / 1995 NHL Entry Draft
Catches: Left ROUND: 1st   (22nd overall)

2011-12

* Missed 36 games with a lower body injury

* Played just 10 games, the second-fewest of his NHL career

* Earned his first Carolina win on 3/17/12 at MIN

* OFF THE RADAR: Brian was the recipient of the 2011 Yanick Dupre Class Guy Memorial Award as the Flyer who best illustrated character, dignity, and respect for the sport, both on and off the ice, as voted on by the Philadelphia Chapter of the Professional Hockey Writers Association

* Career Penalty Shots: 3 (1 goal on 3 attempts)

* Career Highs: Saves: 46  Shots Faced: 47 Consec. Wins: 6  Shutout sequence: 332:01

WHL West Second All-Star Team (1996) WJC-A All-Star Team (1997) WHL West First All-Star Team (1997) WHL Goaltender of the Year (1997) NHL All-Rookie Team (2000) Traded to Phoenix by Philadelphia with Nashville's 3rd round choice (previously acquired, Phoenix selected Joe Callahan) in 2002 Entry Draft for Michal Handzus and Robert Esche, June 12, 2002. Signed as a free agent by Jonkoping (Sweden), October 20, 2004. Traded to Calgary by Phoenix with Mike Leclerc for Steve Reinprecht and Philippe Sauve, February 2, 2006. Signed as a free agent by Chicago, September 24, 2006. Claimed on waivers by Columbus from Chicago, February 27, 2007. Signed as a free agent by Philadelphia (AHL), July 23, 2007. Signed as a free agent by San Jose, February 26, 2008. Signed as a free agent by Philadelphia, July 1, 2009. Signed as a free agent by Carolina, July 1, 2011. Traded to Philadelphia by Carolina with Mark Alt for Luke Pither, January 13, 2013. Signed as a free agent by Zug (Swiss), July 17, 2013. Released by Zug (Swiss), October 18, 2013.
Quote of the Day

Because of the way they play and their skill set I don't think they're fourth-line players, so in my mind I'm looking at one of those guys I'll have to move over to the wing.

— Capitals coach Barry Trotz on his four-player battle for second-line center