Tied for 3rd in the NHL in wins (299) among active goalies since entering the league in 2003-04.
Needs 1 wins to reach the 300-win club.
Is 1st in the NHL with 4 shutouts.
Stopped 27 shots to record 1st regular-season shutout in Montreal Nov. 18.
Established a career-long 164:22 shutout streak from Oct. 28-Nov. 6.
Had 3 shutouts in a span of 4 games from Oct. 25-Nov. 1.
Registered back-to-back shutouts for the 1st time in his career Oct. 30 vs. LAK and Nov. 1 vs. BUF.
Was named the NHL '3rd Star' for the week of Nov. 2 (3W, 2SO, 1.00GAA, .959SVP).
Recorded his 1st shutout of the season (29th of career) w/25 saves Oct. 25 at NSH.
Notched his 13th career assist versus the Predators on Oct. 25.
Picked up his 1st win in his season debut on Oct. 9, and has now won 4 consecutive season openers.
Signed a 4-year contract extension Nov. 5 to keep him with PIT through 2018-19.
HIGHS: Saves: 47 Shots: 51
PENALTY SHOTS: 13 Saves; 17 Shots
QMJHL Second All-Star Team (2003)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (2011)
When things aren't going well for us in this city [Toronto], I think there is a lot of overanalyzing going on. You've got the most passionate fans in the world here and a lot of (media) coverage, so you know there's going to be a lot of people giving their two cents worth on us.
— Toronto Maple Leafs forward James van Riemsdyk after a win against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday