2013-14: Made 22 saves in 2-1 win vs. FLA, Mar. 20…Recorded 31 saves in 3-1 win at FLA, Mar. 11…Stopped 28 of 31 to defeat TBL 4-3 (SO), Mar. 10…Posted his 3rd shutout of the season (23 saves) vs. VAN, Mar. 4…Notched his 2nd shutout of the season vs. CHI, Feb. 7…Recorded 23 saves in win vs. PIT, Feb. 1…Registered 29 saves in his 1st shutout of the season vs. VAN, Jan. 16…Made a season-high 48 saves in 3-2 SO win at SJS, Nov. 2.
2012-13: Posted a 15-12-5 record with a 2.58 GAA and a .910 SV% in 34 starts…His 5 shutouts tied for 1st in the NHL.
NOTES: Has also played for DAL and TBL…His wife Brigitte is a Canadian World Cup and Olympic skier…Played hockey and softball growing up in Ontario…His softball teams won 7 Ontario championships and he almost played in the 2001 World Junior Softball Championship, except it coincided with his hockey playoffs….Won a gold medal with Canada at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia…Signed a six-year contract with the Coyotes on July 1, 2013.
NHL All-Rookie Team (2007)
Traded to Sudbury (OHL) by Kingston (OHL) for Sudbury's 10th round choice (Billy Burke) in 2002 OHL Midget Draft, October 25, 2000. Traded to Tampa Bay by Dallas with Jussi Jokinen, Jeff Halpern and Dallas' 4th round choice (later traded to Minnesota, later traded to Edmonton Edmonton selected Kyle Bigos) in 2009 Entry Draft for Brad Richards and Johan Holmqvist, February 26, 2008. Signed as a free agent by Phoenix, July 1, 2011.
I've been getting frustrated lately, and the only thing keeping me sane was the team winning and other people stepping up and scoring. Then you just kind of let it go and realize you can end the series with one shot, that frustration goes away for a brief moment, and that's what happened.
— Montreal forward Max Pacioretty after scoring the series-winner in Game 4 -- his first career playoff goal -- to eliminate the Lightning and send the Canadiens into the second round