|NUMBER:||31||BIRTHDATE:||August 16, 1987 (AGE 27)|
|HEIGHT:||6' 3"||BIRTHPLACE:||Anahim Lake, BC, Canada|
|WEIGHT:||216||DRAFTED:||MTL / 2005 NHL Entry Draft|
|Catches:||Left||ROUND:||1st (5th overall)|
Was named the NHL 1st Star for the week ending on Feb. 9 with a 3-0-0 record, a 1.00 goals against average, a .971 save percentage and one shutout… Won gold with Team Canada at the Olympic Games in Sochi being named the best goalkeeper of the tournament (5-0-0, 0.59 GAA, .972 SV%, 2 SO)… Held his opponents scoreless for 164:19 at the Olympics, tied for 4th longest streak in men’s Olympic hockey history… Led all NHL goalkeepers with 167 saves in Feb… Returned to action on March 15vs. OTT, after missing 8 games with a lower-body injury… Took sole possession of the 5th position for the most career wins by a goaltender with the Canadiens… Made 24 saves for his 5th shutout of the season and 24th in his career on March 25 vs. BUF… Was the 2013-14 Molson Cup recipient…
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There's no discouragement in that room. There's no issues there at all to be honest with you. It's more about, 'Hey, it's opportunities for players.' And if we become that bad of a team because of one player, it's not a real good sign for our hockey club. So this is part of sports. It's part of hockey.