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  • Colorado AvalancheGame Notes

    Fri, Oct 25, 2013 NHL Game #154

    Colorado AvalancheTeam Game: 10Home Game: 5

    8 - 1 - 0 (16 pts)3 - 1 - 0 (Home)5 - 0 - 0 (Road)

    Carolina HurricanesTeam Game: 11Road Game: 6

    4 - 3 - 3 (11 pts)1 - 1 - 3 (Home)3 - 2 - 0 (Road)

    # Goalie GP W L OT GAA SV%1 Semyon Varlamov 6 5 1 0 1.68 .950

    35 Jean-Sebastien Giguere 3 3 0 0 0.67 .981

    # Goalie GP W L OT GAA SV%35 Justin Peters 1 0 1 0 2.16 .90570 Mike Murphy 0 0 0 0 0.00 .000

    # P Player GP G A P +/- PIM2 D Nick Holden 0 0 0 0 0 04 D Tyson Barrie 4 0 1 1 2 25 D Nate Guenin 9 0 1 1 3 46 D Erik Johnson 9 1 2 3 2 87 C John Mitchell 9 1 1 2 2 28 D Jan Hejda 9 1 0 1 2 09 C Matt Duchene 9 6 3 9 3 0

    11 L Jamie McGinn 9 3 2 5 3 215 R PA Parenteau 9 3 4 7 4 616 D Cory Sarich 9 1 1 2 8 1117 R Steve Downie 9 1 4 5 4 3624 C Marc-Andre Cliche 3 0 1 1 1 026 C Paul Stastny (A) 9 1 4 5 4 829 C Nathan MacKinnon 9 1 6 7 3 640 L Alex Tanguay 9 2 3 5 4 444 D Ryan Wilson 5 0 2 2 3 255 L Cody McLeod (A) 7 0 1 1 2 2758 L Patrick Bordeleau 9 1 0 1 1 561 D Andre Benoit 9 0 4 4 3 090 C Ryan O'Reilly 9 3 3 6 3 092 L Gabriel Landeskog (C) 8 3 3 6 2 6

    # P Player GP G A P +/- PIM4 D Andrej Sekera 10 0 4 4 0 45 D Mike Komisarek 2 0 0 0 1 07 D Ryan Murphy 9 1 4 5 1 08 R Kevin Westgarth 4 0 0 0 0 2

    11 C Jordan Staal (A) 10 1 1 2 -3 612 C Eric Staal (C) 10 3 5 8 -5 1414 L Nathan Gerbe 10 3 3 6 -2 415 R Tuomo Ruutu 5 0 2 2 0 816 C Elias Lindholm 5 1 0 1 -1 018 R Radek Dvorak 10 2 0 2 4 419 L Jiri Tlusty 10 2 0 2 -1 020 C Riley Nash 9 1 1 2 5 021 L Drayson Bowman 10 0 0 0 -1 227 D Justin Faulk 10 0 5 5 1 428 R Alexander Semin 10 3 2 5 -2 1039 R Patrick Dwyer 9 0 1 1 -2 242 C Brett Sutter 8 0 0 0 -4 244 D Jay Harrison 10 1 2 3 2 1553 L Jeff Skinner 10 3 6 9 5 865 D Ron Hainsey 10 2 0 2 -5 273 D Brett Bellemore 9 0 0 0 -6 2

    President Josh KroenkeExec. VP of Hockey Operations Joe SakicGeneral Manager Greg ShermanHead Coach / VP of Hockey Ops Patrick RoyCoaching Staff Tim Army, Andre Tourigny,

    Mario Duhamel (video),Francois Allaire (goaltending),

    Adam Foote (defense)

    President/General Manager Jim RutherfordVice President of Hockey Operations Ron FrancisVice President of Team Operations Brian TatumHead Coach Kirk MullerAssistant Coaches Rod Brind'Amour, Dave Lewis,

    John MacLean, Greg Stefan

    Tonight's Officials

    Referees Rob Martell (#26), Kevin Pollock (#33) Linesmen Matt MacPherson (#83), Pierre Racicot (#65)Supervisor Rob Shick (Officiating Manager) Video Judge Gary PedigoNtl. Anthem Jake Schroeder

    Today's ScheduleNYI @ PIT : 7:00 TOR @ CBJ : 7:00 VAN @ STL : 7:00 CAR @ COL : 7:00 ANA @ OTT : 7:30 BUF @ FLA : 7:30

  • Colorado Avalanche: RosterActive (23 Players)# Name Pos Ht. Wt. Born Birth Place1 Semyon Varlamov G 6' 2" 209 Apr 27, 1988 Samara, RUS2 Nick Holden D 6' 4" 207 May 15, 1987 St. Albert, AB, CAN4 Tyson Barrie D 5' 10" 190 Jul 26, 1991 Victoria, BC, CAN5 Nate Guenin D 6' 3" 207 Dec 10, 1982 Aliquippa, PA, USA6 Erik Johnson D 6' 4" 232 Mar 21, 1988 Bloomington, MN, USA7 John Mitchell C 6' 1" 204 Jan 22, 1985 Oakville, ON, CAN8 Jan Hejda D 6' 4" 237 Jun 18, 1978 Prague, CZE9 Matt Duchene C 5' 11" 200 Jan 16, 1991 Haliburton, ON, CAN11 Jamie McGinn L 6' 1" 210 Aug 5, 1988 Fergus, ON, CAN15 PA Parenteau R 6' 0" 193 Mar 24, 1983 Hull, QC, CAN16 Cory Sarich D 6' 4" 207 Aug 16, 1978 Saskatoon, SK, CAN17 Steve Downie R 5' 11" 191 Apr 3, 1987 Newmarket, ON, CAN24 Marc-Andre Cliche C 6' 0" 202 Mar 23, 1987 Rouyn-Noranda, QC, CAN26 Paul Stastny C 6' 0" 205 Dec 27, 1985 Quebec City, QC, CAN29 Nathan MacKinnon C 6' 0" 182 Sep 1, 1995 Halifax, NS, CAN35 Jean-Sebastien Giguere G 6' 1" 202 May 16, 1977 Montreal, QC, CAN40 Alex Tanguay L 6' 1" 194 Nov 21, 1979 Ste-Justine, QC, CAN44 Ryan Wilson D 6' 1" 207 Feb 3, 1987 Windsor, ON, CAN55 Cody McLeod L 6' 2" 210 Jun 26, 1984 Binscarth, MB, CAN58 Patrick Bordeleau L 6' 6" 225 Mar 23, 1986 Montreal, QC, CAN61 Andre Benoit D 5' 11" 191 Jan 6, 1984 St. Albert, ON, CAN90 Ryan O'Reilly C 6' 0" 200 Feb 7, 1991 Clinton, ON, CAN92 Gabriel Landeskog L 6' 1" 204 Nov 23, 1992 Stockholm, SWE

    23 Players Total Avg: 6' 1" 204 Age: 27.6

    Goal StreaksGABRIEL LANDESKOG (3 / 3 Games)

    Assist StreaksRYAN WILSON (2 / 2 Games)

    Point StreaksGABRIEL LANDESKOG (3-1-4 / 3 Games)RYAN WILSON (0-2-2 / 2 Games)

    Carolina Hurricanes: RosterActive (23 Players)# Name Pos Ht. Wt. Born Birth Place4 Andrej Sekera D 6' 0" 201 Jun 8, 1986 Bojnice, SVK5 Mike Komisarek D 6' 4" 235 Jan 19, 1982 West Islip, NY, USA7 Ryan Murphy D 5' 11" 185 Mar 31, 1993 Aurora, ON, CAN8 Kevin Westgarth R 6' 4" 234 Feb 7, 1984 Amherstburg, ON, CAN11 Jordan Staal C 6' 4" 220 Sep 10, 1988 Thunder Bay, ON, CAN12 Eric Staal C 6' 4" 205 Oct 29, 1984 Thunder Bay, ON, CAN14 Nathan Gerbe L 5' 5" 178 Jul 24, 1987 Oxford, MI, USA15 Tuomo Ruutu R 6' 0" 205 Feb 16, 1983 Vantaa, FIN16 Elias Lindholm C 6' 1" 192 Dec 2, 1994 Boden, SWE18 Radek Dvorak R 6' 2" 195 Mar 9, 1977 Tabor, CZE19 Jiri Tlusty L 6' 0" 209 Mar 16, 1988 Slany, CZE20 Riley Nash C 6' 1" 200 May 9, 1989 Consort, AB, CAN21 Drayson Bowman L 6' 1" 195 Mar 8, 1989 Grand Rapids, MI, USA27 Justin Faulk D 6' 0" 215 Mar 20, 1992 South St.Paul, MN, USA28 Alexander Semin R 6' 2" 209 Mar 3, 1984 Krasnojarsk, RUS35 Justin Peters G 6' 1" 210 Aug 30, 1986 Blyth, ON, CAN39 Patrick Dwyer R 5' 11" 175 Jun 22, 1983 Spokane, WA, USA42 Brett Sutter C 6' 0" 200 Jun 2, 1987 Viking, AB, CAN44 Jay Harrison D 6' 4" 220 Nov 3, 1982 Oshawa, ON, CAN53 Jeff Skinner L 5' 11" 200 May 16, 1992 Toronto, ON, CAN65 Ron Hainsey D 6' 3" 210 Mar 24, 1981 Bolton, CT, USA70 Mike Murphy G 5' 11" 172 Jan 15, 1989 Kingston, ON, CAN73 Brett Bellemore D 6' 4" 225 Jun 25, 1988 Windsor, ON, CAN

    23 Players Total Avg: 6' 1" 203 Age: 27.0

    Injured Reserve List (4 Players)6 Tim Gleason D 6' 0" 217 Jan 29, 1983 Clawson, MI, USA25 Joni Pitkanen D 6' 3" 220 Sep 19, 1983 Oulu, FIN30 Cam Ward G 6' 1" 185 Feb 29, 1984 Saskatoon, SK, CAN31 Anton Khudobin G 5' 11" 203 May 7, 1986 Ust-Kamenogorsk, KAZ

    Goal StreaksNo active streaks

    Assist StreaksERIC STAAL (3 / 2 Games)

    Point StreaksERIC STAAL (2-4-6 / 5 Games)ALEXANDER SEMIN (1-2-3 / 2 Games)

  • Colorado Avalanche: Season StatisticsPos # Player GP G A P +/- PIM PP SH GW S % TOI/g FO% Hits Blks

    C 9 Matt Duchene 9 6 3 9 3 0 2 0 3 26 23.1 17:40 55.3 9 2R 15 PA Parenteau 9 3 4 7 4 6 0 0 1 16 18.8 15:40 28.6 5 2C 29 Nathan MacKinnon 9 1 6 7 3 6 1 0 0 20 5.0 13:30 34.4 3 6L 92 Gabriel Landeskog 8 3 3 6 2 6 1 0 1 26 11.5 17:32 80.0 15 9C 90 Ryan O'Reilly 9 3 3 6 3 0 1 0 1 22 13.6 20:15 48.1 5 4L 11 Jamie McGinn 9 3 2 5 3 2 0 0 0 14 21.4 13:54 0.0 25 6L 40 Alex Tanguay 9 2 3 5 4 4 0 1 0 16 12.5 17:26 50.0 4 5C 26 Paul Stastny 9 1 4 5 4 8 0 0 0 13 7.7 18:23 53.4 11 6R 17 Steve Downie 9 1 4 5 4 36 1 0 1 20 5.0 16:52 0.0 11 5D 61 Andre Benoit 9 0 4 4 3 0 0 0 0 12 0.0 21:14 0.0 5 13D 6 Erik Johnson 9 1 2 3 2 8 1 0 0 12 8.3 20:55 0.0 24 12D 16 Cory Sarich 9 1 1 2 8 11 0 0 0 7 14.3 18:07 0.0 18 8C 7 John Mitchell 9 1 1 2 2 2 0 0 0 11 9.1 12:59 51.2 13 6D 44 Ryan Wilson 5 0 2 2 3 2 0 0 0 5 0.0 16:36 0.0 8 5L 58 Patrick Bordeleau 9 1 0 1 1 5 0 0 1 1 100.0 5:44 0.0 17 1D 8 Jan Hejda 9 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 16 6.2 22:38 0.0 22 21L 55 Cody McLeod 7 0 1 1 2 27 0 0 0 7 0.0 7:47 0.0 7 5D 4 Tyson Barrie 4 0 1 1 2 2 0 0 0 6 0.0 15:40 0.0 5 1D 5 Nate Guenin 9 0 1 1 3 4 0 0 0 9 0.0 16:43 0.0 18 25C 24 Marc-Andre Cliche 3 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 8:05 7.7 2 1

    # Player GP Min GAA W L OT SO GA SVS SV% G A PIM1 Semyon Varlamov 6 357 1.68 5 1 0 0 10 191 .950 0 1 2

    35 Jean-Sebastien Giguere 3 180 0.67 3 0 0 2 2 101 .981 0 0 0

    Carolina Hurricanes: Season StatisticsPos # Player GP G A P +/- PIM PP SH GW S % TOI/g FO% Hits Blks

    L 53 Jeff Skinner 10 3 6 9 5 8 2 0 0 36 8.3 15:23 56.2 6 0C 12 Eric Staal 10 3 5 8 -5 14 0 0 0 33 9.1 21:04 43.6 9 3L 14 Nathan Gerbe 10 3 3 6 -2 4 1 0 1 33 9.1 18:24 50.0 4 1R 28 Alexander Semin 10 3 2 5 -2 10 2 0 0 23 13.0 20:01 0.0 4 6D 7 Ryan Murphy 9 1 4 5 1 0 1 0 0 17 5.9 17:40 0.0 3 14D 27 Justin Faulk 10 0 5 5 1 4 0 0 0 19 0.0 24:29 0.0 18 14D 4 Andrej Sekera 10 0 4 4 0 4 0 0 0 15 0.0 23:37 0.0 10 21D 44 Jay Harrison 10 1 2 3 2 15 0 0 0 11 9.1 15:10 0.0 19 7L 19 Jiri Tlusty 10 2 0 2 -1 0 0 0 1 22 9.1 15:42 0.0 11 6R 18 Radek Dvorak 10 2 0 2 4 4 0 0 1 8 25.0 13:01 75.0 3 1D 65 Ron Hainsey 10 2 0 2 -5 2 0 0 1 13 15.4 20:36 0.0 11 13C 11 Jordan Staal 10 1 1 2 -3 6 1 0 0 19 5.3 20:03 50.0 15 4C 20 Riley Nash 9 1 1 2 5 0 0 0 0 8 12.5 14:35 43.9 17 2R 15 Tuomo Ruutu 5 0 2 2 0 8 0 0 0 10 0.0 13:46 0.0 10 4C 16 Elias Lindholm 5 1 0 1 -1 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 8:51 48.4 3 1R 39 Patrick Dwyer 9 0 1 1 -2 2 0 0 0 21 0.0 15:48 37.5 15 9R 8 Kevin Westgarth 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 3:29 0.0 3 0D 73 Brett Bellemore 9 0 0 0 -6 2 0 0 0 7 0.0 17:23 0.0 31 14L 21 Drayson Bowman 10 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 10 0.0 9:37 50.0 7 1D 5 Mike Komisarek 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 16:18 0.0 4 5C 42 Brett Sutter 8 0 0 0 -4 2 0 0 0 5 0.0 7:25 45.2 17 0

    # Player GP Min GAA W L OT SO GA SVS SV% G A PIM30 Cam Ward 8 406 2.81 2 2 3 0 19 197 .912 0 1 031 Anton Khudobin 3 150 2.00 2 0 0 0 5 65 .929 0 0 035 Justin Peters 1 56 2.16 0 1 0 0 2 19 .905 0 0 0

  • Carolina Hurricanes @ Colorado AvalancheTeam Records

    Carolina Hurricanes Colorado AvalancheLast game: Thursday AT MINNESOTA (3-1 L) Monday AT PITTSBURGH (1-0 W)Next game: Monday VS PITTSBURGH Sunday VS WINNIPEG

    Overall record/streak: 4 - 3 - 3 / Lost 1 8 - 1 - 0 / Win 2 / Undef 2Home record/streak: 1 - 1 - 3 / OTL 1 3 - 1 - 0 / Lost 1Road record/streak: 3 - 2 - 0 / Lost 1 5 - 0 - 0 / Win 5 / Undef 5

    Last 5 Games: 2 - 2 - 1 4 - 1 - 0Last 10 Games: 4 - 3 - 3 8 - 1 - 01-Goal Games: 4 - 0 - 3 3 - 0 - 02-Goal Games 0 - 2 3 - 13-Goal Games 0 - 1 2 - 0

    Scoring first 2 - 0 - 1 6 - 0 - 0Opponent scoring first 2 - 3 - 2 2 - 1 - 0Leading after 1 period 1 - 0 - 1 6 - 0 - 0Trailing after 1 period 1 - 2 - 1 0 - 1 - 0

    Tied after 1 period 2 - 1 - 1 2 - 0 - 0Leading after 2 periods 2 - 0 - 1 7 - 0 - 0Trailing after 2 periods 1 - 2 - 1 0 - 0 - 0

    Tied after 2 periods 1 - 1 - 1 1 - 1 - 0OT Record - This Season: 0 - 3 0 - 0

    OT Record - Franchise: 120 - 140 - 201 135 - 113 - 204Shootout Record - This Season: 0 - 2 0 - 0

    Shootout Record - Franchise: 24 - 34 48 - 27Outshooting opponent: 3 - 2 - 0 2 - 1 - 0

    Outshot by opponent: 1 - 1 - 3 6 - 0 - 0Even shots: 0 - 0 - 0 0 - 0 - 0vs. Atlantic: 1 - 0 - 1 3 - 1 - 0

    vs. Metropolitan: 3 - 1 - 0 2 - 0 - 0vs. EASTERN CONFERENCE: 4 - 1 - 1 5 - 1 - 0

    vs. Central: 0 - 1 - 1 2 - 0 - 0vs. Pacific: 0 - 1 - 1 1 - 0 - 0

    vs. WESTERN CONFERENCE: 0 - 2 - 2 3 - 0 - 0

    Month by Month RecordCarolina Hurricanes Colorado Avalanche

    W-L-OT Points W-L-OT PointsOctober: 4-3-3 11 8-1-0 16

    November: 0-0-0 0 0-0-0 0December: 0-0-0 0 0-0-0 0

    January: 0-0-0 0 0-0-0 0February: 0-0-0 0 0-0-0 0

    March: 0-0-0 0 0-0-0 0April: 0-0-0 0 0-0-0 0

    Totals: 4-3-3 11 8-1-0 16

  • Carolina Hurricanes @ Colorado AvalancheSituations

    Goals by Period1 2 3 OT T Avg

    Carolina Hurricanes: 3 11 9 0 23 ( 2.3 avg.)Opponents: 7 8 11 1 27 ( 2.7 avg.)

    Colorado Avalanche: 9 12 7 0 28 ( 3.1 avg.)Opponents: 3 4 5 0 12 ( 1.3 avg.)

    Shots by Period1 2 3 OT T Avg

    Carolina Hurricanes: 89 115 104 6 314 (31.4 avg.)Opponents: 100 91 108 9 308 (30.8 avg.)

    Colorado Avalanche: 101 80 81 0 262 (29.1 avg.)Opponents: 81 104 119 0 304 (33.8 avg.)

    Power PlayCarolina Hurricanes Colorado Avalanche

    G Att % G Att %Overall: 7 44 15.9 (20th NHL) 7 32 21.9 (T-9th NHL)Home: 3 25 12.0 (23rd NHL) 4 16 25.0 (T-10th NHL)Road: 4 19 21.1 (11th NHL) 3 16 18.8 (12th NHL)

    1 SHORT HANDED GOALS ALLOWED (T-13th NHL) 0 SHORT HANDED GOALS ALLOWED (T-1st NHL)

    Penalty KillingCarolina Hurricanes Colorado Avalanche

    G Att % G Att %Overall: 8 38 78.9 (22nd NHL) 3 31 90.3 (1st NHL)Home: 2 16 87.5 (8th NHL) 3 14 78.6 (T-23rd NHL)Road: 6 22 72.7 (T-24th NHL) 0 17 100.0 (T-1st NHL)

    0 SHORT HANDED GOALS SCORED (T-17th NHL) 1 SHORT HANDED GOALS SCORED (T-7th NHL)

    PenaltiesCarolina Hurricanes Colorado Avalanche

    GP Min Avg./Rank GP Min Avg./Rank10 93 9.3 (4th NHL) 9 137 15.2 (24th NHL)

    Goal SituationsCarolina Hurricanes Colorado Avalanche

    For Against For Against5 on 5: 16 16 17 95 on 4: 6 1 7 05 on 3: 1 0 0 04 on 4: 0 2 1 04 on 3: 0 0 0 03 on 3: 0 0 0 03 on 4: 0 0 0 03 on 5: 0 0 0 04 on 5: 0 7 1 3

    Empty Net: 0 1 2 0Penalty Shots: 0 0 0 0

    Total: 23 27 28 12

  • Carolina Hurricanes @ Colorado AvalancheSituations

    Individual LeadersCarolina Hurricanes Colorado Avalanche

    Points: J. SKINNER (9),E. STAAL (8),N. GERBE (6) M. DUCHENE (9),P. PARENTEAU (7),N. MACKINNON (7)Goals: A. SEMIN (3),E. STAAL (3),N. GERBE (3) M. DUCHENE (6),P. PARENTEAU (3),J. MCGINN (3)

    Assists: J. SKINNER (6),E. STAAL (5),J. FAULK (5) N. MACKINNON (6),P. PARENTEAU (4),A. BENOIT (4)PP Goals: A. SEMIN (2),J. SKINNER (2),N. GERBE (1) M. DUCHENE (2),S. DOWNIE (1),E. JOHNSON (1)SH Goals: A. TANGUAY (1)

    GW Goals: R. DVORAK (1),R. HAINSEY (1),N. GERBE (1) M. DUCHENE (3),P. PARENTEAU (1),P. BORDELEAU (1)3+ Goals:

    PIM: J. HARRISON (15),E. STAAL (14),A. SEMIN (10) S. DOWNIE (36),C. MCLEOD (27),C. SARICH (11)Shots: J. SKINNER (36),E. STAAL (33),N. GERBE (33) M. DUCHENE (26),G. LANDESKOG (26),R. O'REILLY (22)

    +/-: R. NASH (+5),J. SKINNER (+5),R. DVORAK (+4) C. SARICH (+8),A. TANGUAY (+4),P. PARENTEAU (+4)

    ShootoutCarolina Hurricanes Colorado Avalanche

    Shooter G/S % GDGAlexander Semin 0 / 2 0.0 0Nathan Gerbe 0 / 2 0.0 0Jeff Skinner 0 / 2 0.0 0

    Shooter G/S % GDG

    Goaltender Rec. G/S %Cam Ward 0 - 2 2/5 .600

    Goaltender Rec. G/S %

    Power PlayCarolina Hurricanes Colorado Avalanche

    Player G A PJeff Skinner 2 2 4Nathan Gerbe 1 3 4Alexander Semin 2 0 2Ryan Murphy 1 1 2Eric Staal 0 2 2Andrej Sekera 0 2 2Jordan Staal 1 0 1Jay Harrison 0 1 1Justin Faulk 0 1 1

    Player G A PMatt Duchene 2 1 3Ryan O'Reilly 1 2 3Steve Downie 1 1 2Gabriel Landeskog 1 1 2Alex Tanguay 0 2 2Andre Benoit 0 2 2Paul Stastny 0 2 2Erik Johnson 1 0 1Nathan MacKinnon 1 0 1

    Short HandedCarolina Hurricanes Colorado Avalanche

    Player G A P Player G A PAlex Tanguay 1 0 1Andre Benoit 0 1 1Paul Stastny 0 1 1

  • LAST GAME (Oct. 21): Colorado 1 at Pittsburgh 0 Jean-Sebastien Giguere stopped all 34 shots for his second shutout in three starts, and the Avalanche improved to 8-1-0 on the seasonwith a 1-0 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins at the CONSOL Energy Center. The Avalanches penalty killing unit held Pittsburghscoreless on seven power play chances and Gabriel Landeskog scored the only goal of the game. CURRENT INJURIES Erik Johnson (foot). Day-to-day. Man-Games Lost To Injury: 5 TONIGHT'S GAME: 8-1 AVS HAVE EQUALED BEST START IN FRANCHISE HISTORY; PLAY SIX OF NEXT SEVEN AT HOME The Colorado Avalanche opens a two-game homestand tonight against the Carolina Hurricanes at Pepsi Center. At 8-1-0, the Avshave equaled their best start through nine games in franchise history. The Nordiques also went 8-1-0 in their first nine games of the1994-95 season, while the Avalanche recorded 16 points (7-0-2) through their opening nine contests in 2000-01. Both the '94-95 and2000-01 teams won their 10th contest so the Avalanche will need a victory tonight to match the best 10-game start ever. Beginningtonight, the Avs will play six of their next seven games on home ice. In fact, due to a few breaks in the schedule, the Avs will spendonly one full day outside of Denver in a span of 21 days from Oct. 22 to Nov. 11. Gabriel Landeskog has scored a goal in each of hislast three games, one shy of his career-long goal streak (March 14-20, 2013). BEST RECORDS AFTER NINE GAMES, FRANCHISE HISTORY 8-1-0 16 2013-14 8-1-0 16 1994-95 7-0-2 16 2000-01 7-1-1 15 1985-86 6-1-2 14 2009-10 AVALANCHE & HURRICANES Tonight is the first of two meetings between the Avalanche and Hurricanes this year. These two clubs will wrap up the season series injust a few weeks on Nov. 12 in Raleigh, N.C. The last time Colorado and Carolina met was Feb. 10, 2012 here at Pepsi Center, a 4-3Avs victory in overtime. All-time, the Avalanche/Nordiques are 69-43-22 against the Hurricanes/Whalers, which is their most wins against any NHL franchise. The Avs are 14-4-4 versus the Hurricanes since moving to Denver in 1995. Colorado has won eight straight home games against Carolina and is 8-0-2 (8 wins, 2 ties) in its last 10 home games vs. the Canes The last time Carolina won a game in Denver they were the Hartford Whalers on Feb. 9, 1996 at McNichols Sports Arena. Jean-Sebastien Giguere was drafted by Hartford and began his NHL career with the Whalers in 1996-97. EAST SIDE STORY The Avs tonight are facing their seventh Eastern Conference opponent out of the first 10 games. The Avs are 5-1-0 versus EasternConference teams this year, 5-0 on the road and 0-1 at home. Colorado is 18-5-1 against Eastern Conference opponents since thestart of the 2011-12 season, 38-15-7 since 2009-10 and 66-35-7 since 2005-06. NET EFFECT Jean-Sebastien Giguere and Semyon Varlamov have combined for a league-best 1.33 team goals-against average and .961 savepercentage. The 12 goals allowed by Colorado also lead the NHL and are the fewest through nine games in franchise history. TheAvalanche's +16 goal differential this year ranks second in the NHL behind only San Jose (+23). The Avs began the season by holdingtheir opponents to one goal or less in each of their first five games, becoming the first team in NHL history to begin a season with fivestraight wins while allowing no more than one goal in each game. Here's a look at the goaltending duo: Jean-Sebastien Giguere leads the NHL in shutouts (2), goals-against average (0.67) and save percentage (.981). He is the firstnetminder in Avalanche/Nordiques history to record two shutouts in his first three games of a season. Giguere's 1-0 performance inPittsburgh on Monday was his 38th career shutout, tied with Tom Barrasso and Sean Burke for 37th place on the NHLs all-time list. Jiggy ranks 45th all-time in both wins (254) and appearances (578). Among active netminders, he is sixth in games, seventh inshutouts and ninth in wins. Semyon Varlamov ranks sixth in the NHL in save percentage (.950), seventh in wins (5-tied) and eighth in goals-against average(1.68). Varlamov won his first five starts this year, matching the franchise record for the longest winning streak to begin a season. Quebec's Stephane Fiset also won his first five games in 1994-95 and Mario Gosselin did the same in 1985-86. The Samara, Russianative allowed exactly one goal in each of his first four starts this year, becoming the first goaltender in Avalanche/Nordiques history toallow one goal or less in each of his first four starts of a season. Giguere and Varlamov were named the NHL's Second Stars for the week ending Oct. 13.

    Colorado Avalanche: Media Notes

  • FEWEST GOALS ALLOWED THROUGH NINE GAMES, FRANCHISE HISTORY 12 goals 2013-14 13 goals 2000-01 15 goals 1994-95 PENALTY KILL Colorado has the league's No. 1 ranked penalty killing unit at 90.3% (28/31). The Avalanche held Pittsburgh scoreless on seven powerplay chances on Monday, the first time the Avs have gone 7-for-7 or better on the PK since Nov. 30, 2009 at Tampa Bay (also 7-for-7). The Avs went the first five games this year without allowing a power-play goal, the longest streak to begin a season in franchise history. POWER PLAY The Avs are converting at a 21.9% rate on the power play (7/32), tied with Pittsburgh for ninth best in the league. Colorado is 3-for-11(27.3%) with the man advantage over the last three contests. ROAD, SWEET ROAD The Avs are 5-0 on the road, their second-longest road winning streak to begin a season in franchise history. The 2011-12 teamopened the year with six consecutive road wins. The Avalanche and Boston Bruins (4-0-0) are the NHL's only unbeaten road teamsthus far. The Avs are outscoring the opposition 14-4 in their five road contests. CONSECUTIVE ROAD WINS TO BEGIN A SEASON 6 2011-12 5 2013-14 4 1985-86 RECORD START BEHIND THE BENCH Patrick Roy led the Avalanche to a 6-0-0 start in his first six games behind the bench, tying the NHL record for consecutive wins by ahead coach to begin his career. He equaled the mark set by Mario Tremblay, who won his first six games with the Montreal Canadiensin 1995-96. CONSECUTIVE WINS BY NHL HEAD COACH TO BEGIN CAREER 6 Patrick Roy Colorado 2013-14 6 Mario Tremblay Montreal 1995-96 5 Marc Crawford Quebec 1994-95 5 Bep Guidolin Boston 1972-73 HISTORIC DEBUT Nathan MacKinnon leads Colorado in assists (6) and is tied for second in points (7). MacKinnon made his NHL debut at the age of 18years, 31 days on Oct. 2, making him the youngest player in franchise history. He was over 200 days younger than the previous recordholder, Owen Nolan, who was 18 years, 235 days when he debuted for Quebec on Oct. 4, 1990 at Hartford. MacKinnon picked up apair of assists in that debut for his first career points. He became the youngest NHL player to record two or more points in a gamesince January 8, 1944, when Ted Kennedy tallied four points (1g/3a) for the Maple Leafs in a 12-3 win over the Bruins in Toronto at theage of 18 years, 27 days. Nathan scored his first NHL goal on Oct. 12 at Washington, becoming the youngest player in franchisehistory to do so (18 years, 41 days). AVS OPEN SEASON 6-0 The Avalanche opened the season 6-0, by far the club's best start since the team moved to Denver in 1995 and one shy of thefranchise record (7-0 in 1985-86). Each of Colorado's six wins and each of San Jose's first six victories this year came in regulation,the first NHL teams to begin a season with six consecutive regulation victories since the Dallas Stars in 1996-97 (6-0-0). BEST STARTS FRANCHISE HISTORY 7-0 1985-86 6-0 2013-14 5-0 1994-95 AVS IN OT/SHOOTOUT Colorado is one of five NHL clubs that has yet to play an overtime/shootout contest in 2013-14. All-time, the Avs are 48-27 inshootouts, converting 38.6% (102/264) while stopping .714% of the opposition's attempts (192/269). Colorado is 17-5 in shootouts over

  • the past three seasons (since 2010-11) and 37-14 in its last 51 tiebreakers dating back to Feb 22, 2008. DUCHENE REACHES 200 POINTS Matt Duchene scored twice on Oct. 15 against Dallas to reach 200 points for his NHL career. At 22 years, 272 days, Duchene becamethe fourth-youngest player in franchise history to surpass the 200-point mark. Only Hall of Famers Joe Sakic, Michel Goulet and MatsSundin reached the plateau at a younger age. YOUNGEST TO 200 POINTS FRANCHISE HISTORY 21 148 Joe Sakic 21 337 Michel Goulet 21 348 Mats Sundin 22 272 Matt Duchene 23 46 Owen Nolan STASTNY SURPASSES 400 POINTS Paul Stastny had two assists on Oct. 12 at Washington, allowing him to surpass 400 career points. He is the third player from the 2005draft class to reach the 400-point mark, joining Sidney Crosby and Anze Kopitar. Stastny is the 10th player in franchise history to reach400 career points. FRANCHISE POINTS J. Sakic 1641 Pe. Stastny 1048 M. Goulet 945 M. Hejduk 805 P. Forsberg 755 A. Stastny 636 D. Hunter 464 V. Kamensky 414 A. Tanguay 405 Pa. Stastny 403 NHL'S YOUNGEST CAPTAIN Gabriel Landeskog was named team captain on Sept. 4, 2012, becoming the youngest captain in NHL history (19 years, 286 days). Hewas 11 days younger than Sidney Crosby, who was 19 years, 297 days when he was named captain of the Pittsburgh Penguins onMay 31, 2007. Landeskog is entering his second season wearing the 'C' and at age 20 still remains the youngest current captain in theleague. John Tavares is second at 23 years of age. SEASON INJURY LIST

    PLAYER GAMES NATURE & DATES

    Gabriel Landeskog 1 leg (Oct. 4)

    Ryan Wilson 4 knee (Oct. 2-10)

    Totals 5

  • Colorado Avalanche: Game By Game Summary* = Overtime, ** = Shootout, + = Sellout

    # Date Team W-L-OT Record GF-GA Scorers W Goal PP PK SF-SA W-L Gltdr. Attend.1 10/02/2013 Anaheim Ducks W 01-00-00 6-1 90,17p,7,11,11,9p 17 2-4 2-2 29-36 1 / 30 18007+2 10/04/2013 Nashville Predators W 02-00-00 3-1 15,58,15 58 0-5 3-3 36-27 1 / 35 144943 10/08/2013 @ Toronto Maple Leafs W 03-00-00 2-1 16,15 15 0-3 2-2 33-28 1 / 45 19388+4 10/10/2013 @ Boston Bruins W 04-00-00 2-0 90p,9 90 1-4 3-3 30-39 35 / 40 17565+5 10/12/2013 @ Washington Capitals W 05-00-00 5-1 40,9,29p,40s,11 9 1-3 2-2 28-41 1 / 30 18506+6 10/15/2013 Dallas Stars W 06-00-00 3-2 9,8,9 9 0-2 3-4 26-41 1 / 30 152087 10/17/2013 Detroit Red Wings L 06-01-00 2-4 6p,92p 93 2-5 3-5 40-28 50 / 1 18101+8 10/19/2013 @ Buffalo Sabres W 07-01-00 4-2 90,92,9p,26 9 1-3 3-3 26-30 35 / 30 184229 10/21/2013 @ Pittsburgh Penguins W 08-01-00 1-0 92 92 0-3 7-7 14-34 35 / 29 18606+

    10 10/25/2013 Carolina Hurricanes11 10/27/2013 Winnipeg Jets12 11/01/2013 @ Dallas Stars13 11/02/2013 Montral Canadiens14 11/06/2013 Nashville Predators15 11/08/2013 Calgary Flames16 11/10/2013 Washington Capitals17 11/12/2013 @ Carolina Hurricanes18 11/14/2013 @ St. Louis Blues19 11/16/2013 Florida Panthers20 11/19/2013 Chicago Blackhawks21 11/21/2013 @ Phoenix Coyotes22 11/23/2013 @ Los Angeles Kings23 11/27/2013 St. Louis Blues24 11/29/2013 @ Minnesota Wild25 11/30/2013 Minnesota Wild26 12/05/2013 @ Edmonton Oilers27 12/06/2013 @ Calgary Flames28 12/08/2013 @ Vancouver Canucks29 12/10/2013 Phoenix Coyotes30 12/12/2013 @ Winnipeg Jets31 12/14/2013 Minnesota Wild32 12/16/2013 Dallas Stars33 12/17/2013 @ Dallas Stars34 12/19/2013 Edmonton Oilers35 12/21/2013 @ Los Angeles Kings36 12/23/2013 @ San Jose Sharks37 12/27/2013 @ Chicago Blackhawks38 12/29/2013 Winnipeg Jets39 12/31/2013 Columbus Blue Jackets40 01/02/2014 Philadelphia Flyers41 01/04/2014 San Jose Sharks42 01/06/2014 Calgary Flames43 01/08/2014 Ottawa Senators44 01/10/2014 New York Islanders45 01/11/2014 @ Minnesota Wild46 01/14/2014 @ Chicago Blackhawks47 01/16/2014 New Jersey Devils48 01/18/2014 @ Nashville Predators49 01/21/2014 Toronto Maple Leafs50 01/24/2014 @ Florida Panthers51 01/25/2014 @ Tampa Bay Lightning52 01/27/2014 @ Dallas Stars53 01/30/2014 Minnesota Wild54 02/01/2014 Buffalo Sabres55 02/03/2014 @ New Jersey Devils56 02/04/2014 @ New York Rangers57 02/06/2014 @ Philadelphia Flyers58 02/08/2014 @ New York Islanders59 02/26/2014 Los Angeles Kings60 02/28/2014 Phoenix Coyotes61 03/02/2014 Tampa Bay Lightning62 03/04/2014 @ Chicago Blackhawks63 03/06/2014 @ Detroit Red Wings64 03/08/2014 St. Louis Blues65 03/10/2014 Winnipeg Jets66 03/12/2014 Chicago Blackhawks67 03/14/2014 Anaheim Ducks68 03/16/2014 @ Ottawa Senators69 03/18/2014 @ Montral Canadiens70 03/19/2014 @ Winnipeg Jets71 03/21/2014 Boston Bruins72 03/25/2014 @ Nashville Predators73 03/27/2014 Vancouver Canucks74 03/29/2014 San Jose Sharks75 04/01/2014 @ Columbus Blue Jackets76 04/03/2014 New York Rangers77 04/05/2014 @ St. Louis Blues78 04/06/2014 Pittsburgh Penguins79 04/08/2014 @ Edmonton Oilers80 04/10/2014 @ Vancouver Canucks81 04/11/2014 @ San Jose Sharks82 04/13/2014 @ Anaheim Ducks

  • Colorado Avalanche: Player Game By Game SummarySkaters: Goals-Assists (Game Winning or Game Tying), Shots / (+/-), TOI Goalies: Goals Allowed/Shots, Decision, Minutes Played

    Date Opp. BARRIE #4

    GUENIN #5

    JOHNSON #6

    MITCHELL #7

    HEJDA #8

    DUCHENE #9

    MCGINN #11

    Oct 2 Vs ANA 0-1 1/1 17:54 0-0 2/1 18:23 0-0 0/1 18:51 1-0 2/1 12:26 0-0 1/0 19:35 1-0 2/1 17:50 2-0 2/1 15:37Oct 4 Vs NSH 0-0 2/1 15:16 0-1 2/1 15:24 0-0 1/1 22:08 0-1 2/1 16:43 0-0 3/1 19:06 0-0 3/-1 18:12 0-1 3/1 16:56Oct 8 @ TOR 0-0 3/0 15:21 0-0 2/0 16:20 0-0 3/-1 23:13 0-0 2/0 11:51 0-0 1/0 23:11 0-1 4/1 19:39 0-1 0/0 13:25Oct 10 @ BOS 0-0 0/0 14:12 0-0 0/0 13:42 0-0 2/0 23:04 0-0 0/0 12:07 0-0 0/0 25:20 1-1 3/1 18:19 0-0 2/0 10:11Oct 12 @ WSH DND 0-0 0/-1 17:06 0-0 0/0 21:00 0-0 0/0 13:38 0-0 0/1 21:45 1-0 (W) 3/0 18:25 1-0 3/1 14:38Oct 15 Vs DAL DND 0-0 0/0 16:33 0-1 2/2 21:13 0-0 1/0 9:36 1-0 2/1 23:04 2-0 (W) 2/2 15:11 0-0 2/1 15:11Oct 17 Vs DET DND 0-0 2/0 16:23 1-0 4/-1 21:05 0-0 1/0 11:17 0-0 7/-1 22:01 0-0 5/-1 18:15 0-0 1/-1 13:08Oct 19 @ BUF DND 0-0 0/2 16:28 0-1 0/0 19:48 0-0 3/0 16:18 0-0 2/0 22:11 1-1 (W) 3/0 15:33 0-0 1/0 14:18Oct 21 @ PIT DND 0-0 1/0 20:10 0-0 0/0 18:01 0-0 0/0 13:00 0-0 0/0 27:32 0-0 1/0 17:42 0-0 0/0 11:44

    Date Opp. PARENTEAU #15

    SARICH #16

    DOWNIE #17

    CLICHE #24

    STASTNY #26

    MACKINNON #29

    TANGUAY #40

    Oct 2 Vs ANA 0-1 1/0 18:02 0-0 1/2 19:20 1-1 (W) 4/1 16:14 DND 0-0 1/0 13:38 0-2 1/1 15:30 0-3 0/1 13:38Oct 4 Vs NSH 2-0 4/2 16:14 0-0 0/1 18:39 0-0 0/-1 14:52 0-1 1/1 7:00 0-1 3/1 21:08 0-1 2/0 17:14 0-0 1/0 18:33Oct 8 @ TOR 1-0 (W) 3/1 14:41 1-0 1/2 18:13 0-1 2/0 20:35 DND 0-0 1/0 18:04 0-1 1/0 10:28 0-0 3/0 17:37Oct 10 @ BOS 0-0 1/0 13:57 0-0 0/1 17:42 0-1 1/1 19:38 DND 0-0 4/0 19:08 0-0 4/0 10:14 0-0 4/0 16:23Oct 12 @ WSH 0-1 0/1 17:30 0-0 1/2 19:40 0-0 5/1 18:08 DND 0-2 1/2 16:45 1-1 4/1 13:52 2-0 3/2 17:11Oct 15 Vs DAL 0-2 1/2 13:22 0-0 2/0 18:07 0-0 2/2 16:23 DND 0-0 1/-1 20:24 0-1 2/2 14:29 0-0 0/-1 18:47Oct 17 Vs DET 0-0 4/-1 18:24 0-0 2/0 15:42 0-0 1/-1 18:06 DND 0-1 1/0 19:16 0-0 3/-1 14:53 0-0 1/0 19:29Oct 19 @ BUF 0-0 2/-1 15:19 0-0 0/-1 19:21 0-1 3/1 10:24 0-0 1/0 9:28 1-0 1/1 19:25 0-0 1/0 13:58 0-0 1/1 19:37Oct 21 @ PIT 0-0 0/0 13:32 0-1 0/1 16:19 0-0 2/0 17:33 0-0 1/0 7:48 0-0 0/1 17:44 0-0 2/0 10:54 0-0 3/1 15:44

    Date Opp. WILSON #44

    MCLEOD #55

    BORDELEAU #58

    BENOIT #61

    O'REILLY #90

    LANDESKOG #92

    HOLDEN #

    Oct 2 Vs ANA INJ 0-1 2/1 9:44 0-0 0/0 8:45 0-0 0/1 22:40 1-1 6/1 19:46 0-0 3/0 16:07 DNDOct 4 Vs NSH INJ 0-0 3/1 9:10 1-0 (W) 1/1 5:05 0-0 3/-1 22:51 0-0 2/0 19:41 INJ DNDOct 8 @ TOR INJ 0-0 0/0 8:36 0-0 0/0 5:32 0-0 1/1 21:18 0-0 2/1 18:52 0-0 4/0 19:07 DNDOct 10 @ BOS INJ 0-0 2/0 12:03 0-0 0/0 5:04 0-1 0/1 22:27 1-0 (W) 3/1 18:13 0-0 4/0 18:18 DNDOct 12 @ WSH 0-0 1/0 16:18 0-0 0/0 5:03 0-0 0/0 8:07 0-2 3/3 19:10 0-1 2/0 19:55 0-2 2/1 17:49 DNDOct 15 Vs DAL 0-0 2/1 15:48 0-0 0/0 9:20 0-0 0/0 5:18 0-0 1/0 22:30 0-0 1/1 18:45 0-0 5/-1 18:42 DNDOct 17 Vs DET 0-0 0/-1 16:22 0-0 0/0 0:34 0-0 0/0 5:58 0-0 1/-1 22:23 0-0 1/-1 22:38 1-0 6/0 15:37 DNDOct 19 @ BUF 0-1 0/2 17:20 SUS 0-0 0/0 5:59 0-1 2/-1 20:38 1-1 5/0 19:46 1-1 1/1 18:14 DNDOct 21 @ PIT 0-1 2/1 17:14 SUS 0-0 0/0 1:52 0-0 1/0 17:10 0-0 0/0 24:45 1-0 (W) 1/1 16:26 DND

    Date Opp. HUNWICK #

    VARLAMOV #1

    GIGUERE #35

    Oct 2 Vs ANA DND 1/36W 60 DNPOct 4 Vs NSH DND 1/27W 60 DNPOct 8 @ TOR DND 1/28W 60 DNPOct 10 @ BOS DND DNP 0/39W 60Oct 12 @ WSH MIN 1/41W 60 DNPOct 15 Vs DAL MIN 2/41W 59 DNPOct 17 Vs DET MIN 4/28L 58 DNPOct 19 @ BUF MIN DNP 2/30W 60Oct 21 @ PIT MIN DNP 0/34W 60

  • - Has guided Colorado to an 8-1-0 record in his first nine games, matching the clubs best start to any season in franchise history. - Led the Avalanche to a 6-0-0 start, tying the NHL record for consecutive wins by a head coach to begin his career (Mario Tremblay 1995-96). - Was named Head Coach / Vice President of Hockey Operations on May 23, 2013. - Is the sixth head coach in Avalanche history and the 14th in franchise history. - Has spent the last eight seasons as head coach and general manager of the Quebec Remparts (QMJHL). - Guided the Remparts to a 348-196-0 record (.640) in 544 regular season games behind the bench, which included leading Quebec to the2006 Memorial Cup title. - Was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 2006. - Retired with the most regular season wins (551) and playoff victories (151) in NHL history. - The four-time Stanley Cup champion is the only player in league history to win three Conn Smythe Trophies (1986, 1993, 2001).

    Colorado Avalanche: Head Coach and Player BiosHead Coach: Patrick Roy

    #1: Semyon Varlamov (G) 6' 2", 209 lbs. / Apr 27, 1988 (25 years and 5 months)

    sehm-YAWN vahr-LA-mawvDrafted: Washington's 2nd choice (1st round, 23rd overall) in 2006 Entry Draft.Acquired: Acquired from Washington in exchange for a 1st round pick in 2012and a conditional 2nd round pick in 2012, July 1, 2011.6th NHL / 3rd COL SeasonLast Win: OCT 15, 2013 vs DALLAS (1)Last SO: MAR 30, 2013 vs NASHVILLE (12)Career Shootouts: 55/71 (.775), 13-7

    GP W-L-OT SO GAA SV%Season 6 5-1-0 0 1.68 .950Career 153 72-59-18 11 2.57 .914

    Career vs. Opp 6 3-0-3 0 2.23 .923

    Season Highs: Shots Saves412x

    4010/12 vs. WSH

    - Has started six of the first nine games.- Won his first five starts this year, matching the franchise record for the longest winning streak to begin a season.- Quebec's Stephane Fiset also won his first five games in 1994-95 and Mario Gosselin did the same in 1985-86.- Allowed just one goal in each of his first four starts, becoming the first goaltender in franchise history to allow one goal or less in his first fourstarts of a season.- Varlamov and Jean-Sebastien Giguere were named the NHL's Second Stars for the week ending Oct. 13.- Made a season-high 40 saves in his first start against his former team, the Washington Capitals, on Oct. 12 at the Verizon Center.- Stopped 35-of-36 shots in a 6-1 victory over Anaheim in the season opener on Oct. 2 at Pepsi Center.- It was Varlamov's third consecutive Opening Night start since joining the Avalanche...Only Patrick Roy (7) started more openers with the Avs.

    #35: Jean-Sebastien Giguere (G) 6' 1", 202 lbs. / May 16, 1977 (36 years and 5 months)

    ZHAWN-suh-BAS-t-yehn zhih-GAIRDrafted: Hartford's 1st choice (1st round, 13th overall) in 1995 Entry DraftAcquired: Signed by Colorado as a free agent, July 1, 201116th NHL / 3rd COL SeasonLast Win: OCT 21, 2013 @ PITTSBURGHLast SO: OCT 21, 2013 @ PITTSBURGHCareer Shootouts: 93/155 (.600), 21-29

    GP W-L-OT SO GAA SV%Season 3 3-0-0 2 0.67 .981Career 578 254-210-74 38 2.52 .913

    Career vs. Opp 10 3-5-1 0 3.23 .887

    Season Highs: Shots Saves39

    10/10 vs. BOS39

    10/10 vs. BOS

    - Has recorded two shutouts in his first three starts, becoming the first netminder in Avalanche/Nordiques history to post two shutouts in his firstthree games of a season. - Is tied with Tom Barrasso and Sean Burke for 37th place on the NHLs all-time shutout list with 38.- Ranks 45th all-time in both wins (254) and appearances (578).- Among active netminders, he is sixth in games, seventh in shutouts and ninth in wins.- Stopped all 34 shots in a 1-0 victory at Pittsburgh on Oct. 21.- Giguere and Semyon Varlamov were named the NHL's Second Stars for the week ending Oct. 13.- In his first start of the year, Oct. 10 at Boston, Jiggy stopped all 39 shots in a 2-0 victory over the Bruins.- The 39 saves were Giguere's most-ever in a regular-season shutout.

  • #2: Nick Holden (D) 6' 4", 207 lbs. / May 15, 1987 (26 years and 5 months)

    Drafted: Signed by Columbus as a non-drafted free agent, March 28, 2008Acquired: Signed by Colorado as a free agent, July 5, 20133rd NHL / 1st COL SeasonLast Goal:Last Assist:Career Shootouts: 0/0 (0%), 0 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 0 0-0-0 0 0Career 7 0-0-0 1 0

    Career vs. Opp - ----- - -

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-- - - - - - - -

    - Has appeared in seven career NHL games, all with the Columbus Blue Jackets.- In 2012-13, Holden skated in two games for the Blue Jackets (0g/0a) and 73 contests with their AHL affiliate in Springfield.- Led all Springfield defensemen with nine goals and 39 points.- Appeared in five games for Columbus in 2010-11.

    #4: Tyson Barrie (D) 5' 10", 190 lbs. / Jul 26, 1991 (22 years and 2 months)

    Drafted: Colorado's 4th selection (3rd round, 64th overall) in 2009 Entry Draft3rd NHL / 3rd COL SeasonLast Goal: MAR 30, 2013 vs NASHVILLE (18)Last Assist: OCT 2, 2013 vs ANAHEIM (3)Career Shootouts: 0/0 (0%), 0 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 4 0-1-1 2 2Career 46 2-12-14 -11 12

    Career vs. Opp 1 0-0-0 -1 0

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-- 1

    10/2 vs. ANA1

    10/2 vs. ANA2

    10/10 vs. BOS17:54

    10/2 vs. ANA3

    10/8 vs. TOR22x

    +12x

    - Made his second straight appearance on the Avalanche's Opening Night roster.- Led all Colorado defensemen in goals (2), assists (11) and points (13) while appearing in 32 games during the 2012-13 season.- His 13 points ranked fifth among NHL rookie defensemen, trailing only Justin Schultz (27), Patrick Wiercioch (19), Dougie Hamilton (16) andJake Muzzin (16)All four of those players appeared in at least 10 more games than Barrie.- Led the Avalanche in average ice time at 21:34 per game, the second-highest number among all rookie defensemen (Jonas Brodin 23:12).

    #5: Nate Guenin (D) 6' 3", 207 lbs. / Dec 10, 1982 (30 years and 10 months)

    GEH-nihnDrafted: NY Rangers' 3rd choice (4th round, 127th overall) in 2002 Entry DraftAcquired: Signed by Colorado as a free agent, July 5, 20137th NHL / 1st COL SeasonLast Goal: MAR 19, 2012 @ SAN JOSE (10)Last Assist: OCT 4, 2013 vs NASHVILLE (7)Career Shootouts: 0/0 (0%), 0 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 9 0-1-1 3 4Career 41 2-3-5 6 18

    Career vs. Opp - ----- - -

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-- 1

    10/4 vs. NSH1

    10/4 vs. NSH4

    10/21 vs. PIT20:10

    10/21 vs. PIT24x

    410/12 vs. WSH

    +210/19 vs. BUF

    - Leads the Avalanche in blocked shots (25).- Has appeared in all nine games.- Recorded a club season-high seven blocked shots on Oct. 12 at Washington.- Made his Avalanche debut in the season opener on Oct. 2 vs. Anaheim.- It was his first NHL contest since March 21, 2012 when he was a member of the Ducks.- Has played for five NHL teams, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Columbus, Anaheim and now Colorado.- Spent the 2012-13 season with the Norfolk Admirals (AHL), where he finished second among team defensemen with 24 points (4g/20a).

    #6: Erik Johnson (D) 6' 4", 232 lbs. / Mar 21, 1988 (25 years and 7 months)

    Drafted: St. Louis' 1st pick (1st round, 1st overall) in 2006 Entry DraftAcquired: Acquired from St. Louis, along with Jay McClement and a 1st round pick in2011, in exchange for Kevin Shattenkirk, Chris Stewart and a 2nd round choice in2011, Feb. 18, 20116th NHL / 4th COL SeasonLast Goal: OCT 17, 2013 vs DETROIT (2)Last Assist: OCT 19, 2013 @ BUFFALO (1)Career Shootouts: 0/2 (0%), 0 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 9 1-2-3 2 8Career 338 28-106-134 -29 215

    Career vs. Opp 4 0-0-0 4 2

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-1

    10/17 vs. DET12x

    13x

    410/15 vs. DAL

    23:1310/8 vs. TOR

    410/17 vs. DET

    510/8 vs. TOR

    +210/15 vs. DAL

    - Had a season-high three-game point streak, Oct. 15-19 (1g/2a).- Tallied his first goal of the season on Oct. 17 vs. Detroit.- Recorded an assist and was +2 on Oct. 15 vs. Dallas.

  • #7: John Mitchell (C) 6' 1", 204 lbs. / Jan 22, 1985 (28 years and 9 months)

    Drafted: Toronto's 4th choice (5th round, 158th overall) in 2003 Entry DraftAcquired: Signed by Colorado as a free agent, July 1, 20126th NHL / 2nd COL SeasonLast Goal: OCT 2, 2013 vs ANAHEIM (8)Last Assist: OCT 4, 2013 vs NASHVILLE (7)Career Shootouts: 4/11 (36%), 2 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 9 1-1-2 2 2Career 278 36-57-93 -13 104

    Career vs. Opp 12 2-4-6 -2 6

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-1

    10/2 vs. ANA1

    10/4 vs. NSH12x

    210/17 vs. DET

    16:4310/4 vs. NSH

    310/19 vs. BUF

    510/8 vs. TOR

    +12x

    - Scored a goal in the season opener on Oct. 2 vs. Anaheim....Mitchell also scored in the 2012-13 season opener at Minnesota.- Tallied 10 goals and 10 assists for 20 points in 47 games during his first season with the Avalanche in 2012-13.- Finished second on the team in plus/minus (+5), was third in hits (99) and fourth in goals.

    #8: Jan Hejda (D) 6' 4", 237 lbs. / Jun 18, 1978 (35 years and 4 months)

    YAHN HAY-dahDrafted: Buffalo's 4th choice (4th round, 106th overall) in 2003 Entry DraftAcquired: Signed as a free agent, July 1, 20118th NHL / 3rd COL SeasonLast Goal: OCT 15, 2013 vs DALLAS (3)Last Assist: MAR 28, 2013 @ VANCOUVER (24)Career Shootouts: 0/0 (0%), 0 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 9 1-0-1 2 0Career 477 19-87-106 -1 235

    Career vs. Opp 5 0-3-3 3 4

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-1

    10/15 vs. DAL- 1

    10/15 vs. DAL- 27:32

    10/21 vs. PIT7

    10/17 vs. DET42x

    +13x

    - Leads Colorado in ice time, averaging 22:38 per game.- Also leads the club in shifts-per-game (29.0)- Is 23 games shy of 500 NHL contests.- Registered a career-high seven shots on Oct. 17 vs. Detroit.- Logged a season-high 25:20 of ice time on Oct. 10 at Boston.- Finished second among Avalanche defensemen in scoring with 10 points (1g/9a) in 46 games during the 2012-13 season.

    #9: Matt Duchene (C) 5' 11", 200 lbs. / Jan 16, 1991 (22 years and 9 months)

    DOO-shaynDrafted: Colorado's 1st selection (1st round, 3rd overall) in 2009 Entry Draft5th NHL / 5th COL SeasonLast Goal: OCT 19, 2013 @ BUFFALO (1)Last Assist: OCT 19, 2013 @ BUFFALO (1)Career Shootouts: 7/22 (32%), 3 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 9 6-3-9 3 0Career 275 88-114-202 -27 69

    Career vs. Opp 3 0-2-2 -1 0

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-2

    10/15 vs. DAL13x

    23x

    - 19:3910/8 vs. TOR

    510/17 vs. DET

    310/8 vs. TOR

    +210/15 vs. DAL

    - Leads the NHL with three game-winning goals.- Leads the Avalanche in goals (6), points (9), power-play goals (2), game-winning goals (3), shots (26-tied) and faceoff percentage (55.3%).- Scored the game-winning goal in three straight Colorado victories, Oct. 12-19.- Was the first Avalanche player to be credited with the GWG in three consecutive victories since Marek Svatos in November 2005.- Scored twice on Oct. 15 vs. Dallas to reach 200 points for his NHL career.- At 22 years, 272 days, Duchene became the fourth-youngest player in franchise history to surpass the 200-point mark.- Only Hall of Famers Joe Sakic, Michel Goulet and Mats Sundin reached the plateau at a younger age.- Shared the team scoring lead with 43 points (17g/26a) in 47 games during the 2012-13 season.- Also led Colorado in assists, game-winning goals (3), shots (132), faceoff percentage (54.6%) and takeaways (44).

    #11: Jamie McGinn (L) 6' 1", 210 lbs. / Aug 5, 1988 (25 years and 2 months)

    Drafted: San Jose's 2nd choice (2nd round, 36th overall) in 2006 Entry DraftAcquired: Acquired from San Jose, along with Mike Connolly and Michael Sgarbossa,in exchange for T.J. Galiardi, Daniel Winnik and a 7th round selection in the 2013Entry Draft, Feb. 27, 20126th NHL / 3rd COL SeasonLast Goal: OCT 12, 2013 @ WASHINGTON (4)Last Assist: OCT 8, 2013 @ TORONTO (6)Career Shootouts: 0/1 (0%), 0 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 9 3-2-5 3 2Career 277 49-40-89 -28 138

    Career vs. Opp 3 0-0-0 -2 6

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-2

    10/2 vs. ANA12x

    210/2 vs. ANA

    210/10 vs. BOS

    16:5610/4 vs. NSH

    32x

    510/2 vs. ANA

    +14x

    - Leads the Avalanche in hits (25).- Tied his career high with two goals (fourth time) in the season opener on Oct. 2 vs. Anaheim.- Was the first Avalanche player to score twice in a season opener since Paul Stastny on Oct. 7, 2010 vs. Chicago.- Is beginning his sixth NHL season.- Finished fourth on the Avalanche in scoring with 22 points (11g/11a) in 47 games during the 2012-13 season.

  • #15: PA Parenteau (R) 6' 0", 193 lbs. / Mar 24, 1983 (30 years and 7 months)

    pair-ehn-TOHDrafted: Anaheim's 11th choice (9th round, 264th overall) in 2001 Entry DraftAcquired: Signed by Colorado as a free agent, July 1, 20126th NHL / 2nd COL SeasonLast Goal: OCT 8, 2013 @ TORONTO (6)Last Assist: OCT 15, 2013 vs DALLAS (3)Career Shootouts: 10/20 (50%), 4 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 9 3-4-7 4 6Career 245 62-117-179 -26 185

    Career vs. Opp 8 2-4-6 -5 4

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-2

    10/4 vs. NSH2

    10/15 vs. DAL22x

    410/10 vs. BOS

    18:2410/17 vs. DET

    42x

    310/10 vs. BOS

    +22x

    - Is tied for second on the club in points (7), goals (3) and plus/minus (+4).- Tied his career high with two goals (fifth time) on Oct. 4 vs. Nashville.- Shared the team scoring lead with 43 points (18g/25a) while appearing in all 48 games during his first season with the Avalanche in 2012-13.- Also led the club in goals (18), power-play goals (6), games played (48-tied) and shooting percentage (17.1%).

    #16: Cory Sarich (D) 6' 4", 207 lbs. / Aug 16, 1978 (35 years and 2 months)

    SAHR-ihchDrafted: Buffalo's 2nd choice (2nd round, 27th overall) in 1996 Entry DraftAcquired: Acquired from Calgary, along with Alex Tanguay, in exchange for DavidJones and Shane O'Brien, June 27, 201315th NHL / 1st COL SeasonLast Goal: OCT 8, 2013 @ TORONTO (6)Last Assist: OCT 21, 2013 @ PITTSBURGHCareer Shootouts: 0/0 (0%), 0 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 9 1-1-2 8 11Career 924 21-129-150 -8 1062

    Career vs. Opp 39 1-7-8 1 42

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-1

    10/8 vs. TOR1

    10/21 vs. PIT12x

    510/17 vs. DET

    19:4010/12 vs. WSH

    22x

    510/12 vs. WSH

    +23x

    - Leads Colorado in plus/minus with a +8 rating.- Scored his first goal of the season on Oct. 8 at Toronto, his first tally since Jan. 10, 2012.- Is beginning his 15th NHL season, his first with the Avalanche.- Began his career with Buffalo before spending six seasons each with Tampa Bay (1999-00 to 2006-07) and Calgary (2007-08 to 2012-13).- Won a Stanley Cup with the Lightning in 2003-04.- Had a streak of 453 consecutive games played from Nov. 27, 2001 to Feb. 29, 2008.

    #17: Steve Downie (R) 5' 11", 191 lbs. / Apr 3, 1987 (26 years and 6 months)

    Drafted: Philadelphia's 1st choice (1st round, 29th overall) in 2005 Entry DraftAcquired: Acquired from Tampa Bay in exchange for Kyle Quncey, Feb. 21, 20127th NHL / 3rd COL SeasonLast Goal: OCT 2, 2013 vs ANAHEIM (8)Last Assist: OCT 19, 2013 @ BUFFALO (1)Career Shootouts: 0/3 (0%), 0 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 9 1-4-5 4 36Career 283 56-87-143 21 696

    Career vs. Opp 17 6-5-11 5 29

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-1

    10/2 vs. ANA14x

    210/2 vs. ANA

    1710/19 vs. BUF

    20:3510/8 vs. TOR

    510/12 vs. WSH

    410/21 vs. PIT

    +210/15 vs. DAL

    - Leads Colorado in penalty minutes (36) and is tied for second in plus/minus (+4).- Recorded his first career "Gordie Howe hat trick" in the season opener on Oct. 2 vs. Anaheim.- It was the first "Gordie Howe hat trick" by an Avalanche player since Jamie McGinn on March 6, 2012 vs. Minnesota.- Is beginning his seventh NHL campaign.- Suffered a season-ending knee injury in the second game of last year on Jan. 22, 2013 vs. Los Angeles.

    #24: Marc-Andre Cliche (C) 6' 0", 202 lbs. / Mar 23, 1987 (26 years and 7 months)

    KLEESHDrafted: NY Rangers' 3rd choice (2nd round, 56th overall) in 2005 Entry DraftAcquired: Claimed by Colorado off waivers from Los Angeles, Sept. 22, 20132nd NHL / 1st COL SeasonLast Goal:Last Assist: OCT 4, 2013 vs NASHVILLE (2)Career Shootouts: 0/0 (0%), 0 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 3 0-1-1 1 0Career 4 0-1-1 2 0

    Career vs. Opp - ----- - -

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-- 1

    10/4 vs. NSH1

    10/4 vs. NSH- 9:28

    10/19 vs. BUF13x

    12x

    +110/4 vs. NSH

    - Recorded his first NHL point with an assist on Oct. 4 vs. Nashville.- Was claimed off waivers from Los Angeles during the preseason on Sept. 22, 2013.- Had appeared in one NHL game prior to this season, March 2, 2010 at Dallas as a member of the Kings.- In 2012-13, he appeared in 57 games for Los Angeles AHL affiliate, the Manchester Monarchs, tallying 10 goals and 10 assists.

  • #26: Paul Stastny (C) 6' 0", 205 lbs. / Dec 27, 1985 (27 years and 9 months)

    STAS-neeDrafted: Colorado's 2nd selection (2nd round, 44th overall) in 2005 Entry Draft8th NHL / 8th COL SeasonLast Goal: OCT 19, 2013 @ BUFFALO (1)Last Assist: OCT 17, 2013 vs DETROIT (2)Career Shootouts: 0/8 (0%), 0 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 9 1-4-5 4 8Career 476 136-267-403 1 250

    Career vs. Opp 6 4-3-7 2 6

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-1

    10/19 vs. BUF2

    10/12 vs. WSH2

    10/12 vs. WSH4

    10/2 vs. ANA21:08

    10/4 vs. NSH4

    10/10 vs. BOS4

    10/8 vs. TOR+2

    10/12 vs. WSH

    - Surpassed 400 career points with a pair of assists on Oct. 12 at Washington.- Became the 10th player in franchise history and fifth in Avalanche history to surpass 400 points.- Is the third player from the 2005 draft class to reach the 400-point mark, joining Sidney Crosby and Anze Kopitar.- Has 103 career multi-point games (Avs are 82-18-3 all-time when Stastny collects two or more points).- Sits 10th on the franchises all-time scoring list with 403 points (136g/267a) in 476 games.

    #29: Nathan MacKinnon (C) 6' 0", 182 lbs. / Sep 1, 1995 (18 years and 1 month)

    Drafted: Colorado's 1st selection (1st round, 1st overall) in 2013 Draft1st NHL / 1st COL SeasonLast Goal: OCT 12, 2013 @ WASHINGTON (4)Last Assist: OCT 15, 2013 vs DALLAS (3)Career Shootouts: 0/0 (0%), 0 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 9 1-6-7 3 6Career 9 1-6-7 3 6

    Career vs. Opp - ----- - -

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-1

    10/12 vs. WSH2

    10/2 vs. ANA22x

    410/15 vs. DAL

    17:1410/4 vs. NSH

    42x

    310/8 vs. TOR

    +210/15 vs. DAL

    - Leads Colorado in assists (6) and is tied for second in points (7).- Scored his first NHL goal on Oct. 12 at Washington, becoming the youngest player in franchise history to score a goal (18 years, 41 days).- Had an assist in each of his first three NHL games, becoming the fifth player in franchise history to accomplish that feat.- Made his NHL debut at the age of 18 years, 31 days on Oct. 2 vs. Anaheim, becoming the youngest player in franchise history.- Notched two assists in that debut to become the youngest player to record two or more points in a game since January 8, 1944, when TedKennedy (18 years, 27 days) had four points (1g/3a) for the Maple Leafs in a 12-3 win over the Bruins in Toronto.

    #40: Alex Tanguay (L) 6' 1", 194 lbs. / Nov 21, 1979 (33 years and 11 months)

    Drafted: Colorado's 1st selection (1st round, 12th overall) in 1998 Entry DraftAcquired: Acquired from Calgary, along with Cory Sarich, in exchange for DavidJones and Shane O'Brien, June 27, 201314th NHL / 7th COL SeasonLast Goal: OCT 12, 2013 @ WASHINGTON (4)Last Assist: OCT 2, 2013 vs ANAHEIM (8)Career Shootouts: 19/51 (37%), 9 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 9 2-3-5 4 4Career 931 251-516-767 153 455

    Career vs. Opp 21 3-8-11 -6 10

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-2

    10/12 vs. WSH3

    10/2 vs. ANA3

    10/2 vs. ANA22x

    19:3710/19 vs. BUF

    410/10 vs. BOS

    210/12 vs. WSH

    +210/12 vs. WSH

    - Has 405 points (139g/266a) in 459 regular season games with the Avs, ranking him ninth on the franchises all-time scoring chart.- Tallied a season-high two goals on Oct. 12 at Washington.- Had three assists in the season opener on Oct. 2 vs. Anaheim in what was his first regular season game with Colorado since April 17, 2006.- Was the first Avalanche player to register three points in a season opener since 2007-08, when Paul Stastny and Andrew Brunette bothaccomplished the feat.

    #44: Ryan Wilson (D) 6' 1", 207 lbs. / Feb 3, 1987 (26 years and 8 months)

    Drafted: Signed by Calgary as a free agent, July 1, 2008Acquired: Acquired from Calgary, along with Lawrence Nycholat and 2nd round pickin 2009, in exchange for Jordan Leopold, March 4, 20095th NHL / 5th COL SeasonLast Goal: OCT 26, 2011 @ CALGARY (67)Last Assist: OCT 21, 2013 @ PITTSBURGHCareer Shootouts: 0/0 (0%), 0 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 5 0-2-2 3 2Career 204 7-56-63 23 147

    Career vs. Opp 2 0-1-1 0 7

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-- 1

    2x12x

    210/17 vs. DET

    17:2010/19 vs. BUF

    22x

    32x

    +210/19 vs. BUF

    - Was activated from IR on Oct. 12 and made his season debut that night in Washington, appearing in his 200th NHL game.- Began the season on Injured Reserve (knee), forcing him to miss the first four games from Oct. 2-10.

  • #55: Cody McLeod (L) 6' 2", 210 lbs. / Jun 26, 1984 (29 years and 3 months)

    Acquired: Signed as a free agent, July 6, 20067th NHL / 7th COL SeasonLast Goal: APR 23, 2013 @ ST. LOUIS (9)Last Assist: OCT 2, 2013 vs ANAHEIM (6)Career Shootouts: 1/1 (100%), 1 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 7 0-1-1 2 27Career 403 45-34-79 -31 883

    Career vs. Opp 5 1-1-2 -4 8

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-- 1

    10/2 vs. ANA1

    10/2 vs. ANA15

    10/17 vs. DET12:03

    10/10 vs. BOS3

    10/4 vs. NSH3

    10/8 vs. TOR+12x

    - Is currently serving a five-game suspension (eligible to return on Nov. 2 vs. Montreal).- Ranks sixth in franchise history in career penalty minutes (883).- Needs 65 PIM to tie Adam Foote (948) for the most penalty minutes in Avalanche history (since the franchise relocated in 1995).- Has 80 fights in his career, tops in Avalanche history.- Received a game misconduct on Oct. 17 vs. Detroit.- Appeared in his 400th NHL game on Oct. 10 at Boston.- Was one of two Colorado players to appear in all 48 games last season.- Recorded eight goals and four assists with a team-leading 83 penalty minutes.

    #58: Patrick Bordeleau (L) 6' 6", 225 lbs. / Mar 23, 1986 (27 years and 7 months)

    BOHR-duh-lohDrafted: Minnesota's 6th choice (4th round, 114th overall) in 2004 Entry DraftAcquired: Signed by Colorado as a free agent, July 1, 20112nd NHL / 2nd COL SeasonLast Goal: OCT 4, 2013 vs NASHVILLE (7)Last Assist: APR 27, 2013 vs MINNESOTA (9)Career Shootouts: 0/0 (0%), 0 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 9 1-0-1 1 5Career 55 3-3-6 -6 75

    Career vs. Opp - ----- - -

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-1

    10/4 vs. NSH- 1

    10/4 vs. NSH5

    10/10 vs. BOS8:45

    10/2 vs. ANA1

    10/4 vs. NSH6

    10/12 vs. WSH+1

    10/4 vs. NSH

    - Scored his first career game-winning goal on Oct. 4 vs. Nashville.- Made his second straight appearance on the Avalanche's Opening Night roster.- Appeared in 46 of Colorados 48 games during his first NHL season in 2012-13.- Led the Avalanche in hits (116) and finished second in both penalty minutes (70) and major penalties (6).

    #61: Andre Benoit (D) 5' 11", 191 lbs. / Jan 6, 1984 (29 years and 9 months)

    ben-WAHDrafted: Signed by Montreal as a non-drafted free agent, Jan. 9, 2006Acquired: Signed by Colorado as a free agent, July 5, 20133rd NHL / 3rd COL SeasonLast Goal: APR 2, 2013 @ BOSTON (13)Last Assist: OCT 19, 2013 @ BUFFALO (1)Career Shootouts: 0/0 (0%), 0 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 9 0-4-4 3 0Career 50 3-12-15 -1 14

    Career vs. Opp 2 0-0-0 -1 0

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-- 2

    10/12 vs. WSH2

    10/12 vs. WSH- 22:51

    10/4 vs. NSH32x

    310/17 vs. DET

    +310/12 vs. WSH

    - Ranks second on the club in average ice time (21:14).- Had a season-high two assists and was +3 on Oct. 12 at Washington.- Logged a career-high 22:51 of ice time on Oct. 4 vs. Nashville.- Logged a game-high 22:40 of ice time in his Avalanche debut on Oct. 2 vs. Anaheim.- Appeared in 33 games for the Ottawa Senators last season, recording 10 points (3g/7a).- Two of his three goals were game winners.

    #90: Ryan O'Reilly (C) 6' 0", 200 lbs. / Feb 7, 1991 (22 years and 8 months)

    Drafted: Colorado's 2nd selection (2nd round, 33rd overall) in 2009 Entry Draft5th NHL / 5th COL SeasonLast Goal: OCT 19, 2013 @ BUFFALO (1)Last Assist: OCT 19, 2013 @ BUFFALO (1)Career Shootouts: 4/10 (40%), 3 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 9 3-3-6 3 0Career 274 48-85-133 -4 50

    Career vs. Opp 4 2-1-3 2 0

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-13x

    13x

    22x

    - 24:4510/21 vs. PIT

    610/2 vs. ANA

    15x

    +14x

    - Leads Colorado in takeaways (12).- Is tied for second on the club in goals (3) and tied for fourth in points (6).- Had a goal and an assist in the season opener on Oct. 2 vs. Anaheim.- Is beginning his fifth NHL season.- Recorded 20 points (6g/14a) in 29 games with Colorado last season after signing with the Avalanche on Feb. 28, 2013.

  • #92: Gabriel Landeskog (L) 6' 1", 204 lbs. / Nov 23, 1992 (20 years and 11 months)

    Drafted: Colorado's 1st choice (1st round, 2nd overall) in 2011 Entry Draft.3rd NHL / 3rd COL SeasonLast Goal: OCT 21, 2013 @ PITTSBURGHLast Assist: OCT 19, 2013 @ BUFFALO (1)Career Shootouts: 1/3 (33%), 1 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 8 3-3-6 2 6Career 126 34-41-75 18 79

    Career vs. Opp 1 1-0-1 1 0

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-13x

    210/12 vs. WSH

    22x

    410/10 vs. BOS

    19:0710/8 vs. TOR

    610/17 vs. DET

    32x

    +13x

    - Current three-game goal streak, one shy of his career high (March 14-20, 2013).- Is tied for first on the Avalanche in shots (26).- Recorded a season-high two assists on Oct. 12 at Washington.- Did not dress on Oct. 4 vs. Nashville (leg).- Beginning his third NHL season, his second as team captain.- Was named team captain of the Avalanche on Sept. 4, 2012, becoming the youngest captain in NHL history at the age of 19 years, 286 days.- Was 11 days younger than Sidney Crosby, who was 19 years, 297 days when he was named captain of the Penguins on May 31, 2007.- Is just the fourth captain in Avalanche history, joining Joe Sakic, Adam Foote and Milan Hejduk.- Led Colorado with three short-handed goals last season, the most by an Avs player since 2006-07 (Brad Richardson, 3).

  • LAST GAMEMinnesota 3, Carolina 1October 24, 2013 * Xcel Energy Center * St. Paul, MNCarolina Goal: Alexander Semin (PP)Minnesota Goals: Nino Niederreiter (PP), Zach Parise (GW), Dany Heatley (PP, EN)Carolina Goaltenders: Cam Ward 4:07, 5 saves, 5 shots faced; Justin Peters (Loss) 55:36, 19 saves, 21 shots facedMinnesota Goaltenders: Josh Harding (Win) 40:00, 20 saves, 21 shots faced; Niklas Backstrom 20:00, 7 saves, 7 shots facedNoteworthy: Carolina F Eric Staal skated in his 700th NHL/Hurricanes game and extended his point streak to five games with anassistCarolina G Cam Ward left the game in the first period with a lower-body injuryCarolina F Alexander Semin tallied his thirdgoal of the seasonCarolina D Brett Bellemore recorded a career-high-tying seven hitsMinnesota F Nino Niederreiter scored hisfirst career power-play goalMinnesota F Zach Parise scored his fifth goal of the season and leads the team in points with eight.

    INJURIESForward Patrick Dwyer, upper body, has missed one gameGoalie Anton Khudobin, lower body, has missed four gamesForward Elias Lindholm, upper body, has missed five gamesDefenseman Tim Gleason, injured reserve, concussion, has missed 10 gamesDefenseman Joni Pitkanen, out for season, heel, has missed 10 games2013-14 MAN GAMES LOST: 35 RECENT TRANSACTIONSOct. 14 Placed Anton Khudobin on injured reserveOct. 14 Recalled Justin Peters from Charlotte (AHL)Oct. 25 Recalled Mike Murphy on emergency from Charlotte (AHL) TONIGHTS GAMEThe Carolina Hurricanes and Colorado Avalanche on Friday will square off in the first of two meetings between the teams this season(9 p.m. ET, SportSouth, Hurricanes Radio Network). The clubs will also play in Raleigh on Nov. 12 in the season finale. They will matchup multiple times in a season for just the second time since the 2000-01 campaign. The Hurricanes have earned points in four of thelast five games against the Avalanche, winning three of those games. FAST FACTSDenver Dominance: The Carolina franchise owns a winning record all-time at home against Colorado. However, Carolina has neverwon at the Pepsi Center, and the franchises last win in Denver was in 1996, when it was located in Hartford.Back-to-Back Games: Fridays game will be the second of a back-to-back for Carolina. They are playing the second of 20 sets ofback-to-back games in 2013-14. In their first set on Oct. 10 and 11, the Hurricanes won at Washington, 3-2, and earned a point againstLos Angeles in a 2-1 shootout loss.Another Milestone for the Captain: F Eric Staal skated in his 700th NHL/Hurricanes game on Thursday in Minnesota. On Oct. 11 vs.Los Angeles, Staal passed Carolina assistant coach, Rod BrindAmour, for second on the Hurricanes (since relocation) games-playedlist and passed BrindAmour for fourth on the franchises all-time games-played list. He extended his point streak to a season-high fivegames with an assist against the Wild.Early Tests: For the first time since the 2000-01 season, the Hurricanes played eight or more playoff teams from the previous seasonin their first 10 games of a season. Minnesota was the eighth playoff team from last season Carolina played, and they posted a 3-2-3record in those games.Sensational Skinner: F Jeff Skinner leads the Hurricanes in assists (6), points (9) and shots (36), and is tied for the team lead ingoals (3). He has recorded an (even) or better rating in all but one game and has earned at least one point in seven of 10 games thisseason. INSIDE THE NUMBERS0 Goalies Justin Peters and Mike Murphy have a combined zero appearances against Colorado in their careers31 D Brett Bellemore leads the team and ranks fifth among NHL defensemen in hits with 31 STREAKSEric Staal has points in five consecutive games (10/13-10/24: 2g, 4a)

    Carolina Hurricanes: Media Notes

    GOALS BY PER SHOTS PEN/MIN PP

    CAR 0-1-0=1 28 5/10 1-5

    MIN 2-0-1=3 27 5/10 2-5

  • Alexander Semin has points in two consecutive games (10/19-10/24: 1g, 2a) HURRICANES MILESTONES WITHIN REACHNathan Gerbe is two games shy of 200 NHL games playedJeff Skinner is two games shy of 200 NHL/Hurricanes games playedTim Gleason is one game shy of 600 NHL games played and one point shy of 100 Hurricanes points HURRICANES FIRSTS AND MILESTONES RECENTLY ACHIEVEDEric Staal played in his 700th NHL/Hurricanes game, Oct. 24 at MINRon Hainsey played in his 600th NHL game, Oct. 19 at NYIRyan Murphy scored his first NHL goal, Oct. 17 at TORRon Hainsey scored his first Hurricanes goal, Oct. 15 vs. CHINathan Gerbe earned his first Hurricanes assist, Oct. 11 vs. LAMike Komisarek made his Hurricanes debut, Oct. 11 vs. LAEric Staal passed Rod BrindAmour for second on the Hurricanes (since relocation) games-played list and fourth on the franchises all-time games-played list, Oct. 11 vs. LACarolina Hurricanes played their 1,200th regular-season game since relocation on Oct. 10 at WSH HURRICANES vs. AVALANCHE SERIES NOTES-- Carolina trails all-time, 44-67-22-1 (134), including 27-26-12-1 (66) at home and 17-41-10 (68) on the road.-- The teams meet twice in 2013-14: at COL: Oct. 25, at CAR: Nov. 12.-- The Hurricanes and Avalanche did not meet last season. Colorado won the last meeting between the teams in 2011-12, 4-3, inovertime.-- Carolina is 0-6-1 at the Pepsi Center (opened October 1999), and the Carolina franchises last win in Denver came on Feb. 9, 1996, a3-2 Hartford OT win at McNichols Arena.-- The Carolina franchise is 5-12-4-1 against Colorado since the Avalanches relocation from Quebec in 1995.-- CAR career point-per-game players vs. COL: Jordan Staal eight points (4g, 4a) in six games.-- Justin Peters and Mike Murphy have not faced the Avalanche in their careers.-- COL point-per-game career players vs. CAR: Gabriel Landeskog one goal in one game; Paul Stastny seven points (4g, 3a) in sixgames.-- Jean-Sebastien Giguere is 3-5-1 with a 3.23 GAA in 10 games against Carolina. Semyon Varlamov is 3-0-3 with a 2.23 GAA in sixappearances against the Hurricanes.-- Avalanche goaltender, Jean-Sebastien Giguere, was a first-round draft pick (13th overall) by the Hartford Whalers in 1995. Giguereplayed eight games for the Whalers in 1996-97, posting a 1-4-0 record with a 3.65 GAA and a .881 save-percentage. UPCOMING GAMES

    * All times are Eastern | FSCR = FOX Sports Carolinas | SPSO =SportSouth | NBCSN = NBC Sports Network | HRN = HurricanesRadio Network UPCOMING PRACTICE SCHEDULE

    * All times are local Times and locations subject to change 2013-14 TICKET INFORMATION Single-game tickets for all Hurricanes games at PNC Arena are currently on sale at the PNC Arena Box Office, TicketMaster locations,by calling 1-800-745-3000 or at www.CarolinaHurricanes.com. For information on Hurricanes ticket packages, call 1-866-NHL-CANESor visit www.CarolinaHurricanes.com. 2013-14 MEDIA GUIDE NOW AVAILABLE ONLINE

    DATE OPPONENT TIME TV RADIO

    Oct. 25 at Colorado 9 p.m. SPSO HRN

    Oct. 28 Pittsburgh 7 p.m. FSCR HRN

    Nov. 1 Tampa Bay 7 p.m. FSCR HRN

    Nov. 2 at NY Rangers 7 p.m. FSCR HRN

    Nov. 5 Philadelphia 7:30 p.m. NBCSN HRN

    DATE DAY LOCATION TIME

    10/25 Friday Pepsi Center 11:30 a.m.

    10/26 Saturday Off 11 a.m.

    10/27 Sunday PNC Arena 11 a.m.

    10/28 Monday PNC Arena 10:30 a.m.

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  • The Carolina Hurricanes 2013-14 media guide is now available in .pdf form at www.CarolinaHurricanes.com/mediaguide. A limitednumber of printed copies will be made available to media covering games at PNC Arena throughout the season. BROADCAST NOTES-- FOX Sports Carolinas, the Carolina Hurricanes broadcast partner, will televise 81 of the teams 82 regular-season games during the2013-14 season. Of the 81 games, 64 will be carried on FOX Sports Carolinas, while 17 will be carried on FOX Sports Carolinas sisterstation, SportSouth. John Forslund handles the play-by-play duties for the 19th straight season and former professional goaltender,Tripp Tracy, who is in his 15th season in the broadcast booth, provides analysis. Chantel McCabe is in her second season withForslund and Tracy as sideline reporter. McCabe also hosts the networks 30-minute pregame show, Hurricanes Live, which includesappearances from Forslund and Tracy.-- Fans can tune into the Hurricanes Radio Networks flagship station, 99.9 FM The Fan, as Hall of Fame broadcaster, Chuck Kaiton,calls every Hurricanes game. Hurricanes Insider, Mike Maniscalco, hosts 99.9 FM The Fans 30-minute pregame show, Stormfront, andthe stations postgame show, The Aftermath, surround each broadcast. CANESPR.COMThe Hurricanes Media Relations Department created CanesPR.com to provide local, visiting and national media with a variety ofconvenient resources to cover the team. Please visit CanesPR.com for team media guides, practice and media availability information,game notes, audio of player and coach interviews, media clips and more. HURRICANES AUDIO PRONUNCIATION GUIDE NOW AVAILABLEThe Hurricanes Media Relations Department has created an audio pronunciation guide to help media correctly pronounce playersnames. The pronunciation guide features short .mp3 files of each Hurricanes player saying his name as he considers correct andacceptable. You can find the audio pronunciation guide at CanesPR.com.

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  • Carolina Hurricanes: Game By Game Summary* = Overtime, ** = Shootout, + = Sellout

    # Date Team W-L-OT Record GF-GA Scorers W Goal PP PK SF-SA W-L Gltdr. Attend.1 10/04/2013 Detroit Red Wings O* 00-00-01 2-3 18,14p 90 1-3 3-3 25-38 35 / 30 18680+2 10/06/2013 Philadelphia Flyers W 01-00-01 2-1 44,18 18 0-4 2-2 34-18 31 / 35 160883 10/08/2013 @ Pittsburgh Penguins L 01-01-01 2-5 12,14 36 0-2 1-3 34-37 29 / 30 18451+4 10/10/2013 @ Washington Capitals W 02-01-01 3-2 16,28p,14 14 1-5 5-5 36-32 31 / 70 18506+5 10/11/2013 Los Angeles Kings O** 02-01-02 1-2 53p 77 1-5 3-3 28-37 32 / 30 163536 10/13/2013 Phoenix Coyotes L 02-02-02 3-5 12,20,53p 36 1-9 3-5 34-32 41 / 30 153847 10/15/2013 Chicago Blackhawks O** 02-02-03 2-3 28,65 10 0-4 3-3 34-36 50 / 30 162638 10/17/2013 @ Toronto Maple Leafs W 03-02-03 3-2 7p,12,65 65 1-4 4-4 38-26 30 / 45 19277+9 10/19/2013 @ New York Islanders W 04-02-03 4-3 19,11p,53,19 19 1-3 3-5 23-25 30 / 20 13008

    10 10/24/2013 @ Minnesota Wild L 04-03-03 1-3 28p 11 1-5 3-5 28-27 37 / 35 1766811 10/25/2013 @ Colorado Avalanche12 10/28/2013 Pittsburgh Penguins13 11/01/2013 Tampa Bay Lightning14 11/02/2013 @ New York Rangers15 11/05/2013 Philadelphia Flyers16 11/07/2013 New York Islanders17 11/09/2013 Minnesota Wild18 11/12/2013 Colorado Avalanche19 11/15/2013 Anaheim Ducks20 11/16/2013 @ St. Louis Blues21 11/18/2013 Boston Bruins22 11/21/2013 @ Detroit Red Wings23 11/23/2013 @ Boston Bruins24 11/24/2013 Ottawa Senators25 11/27/2013 @ New Jersey Devils26 11/29/2013 New Jersey Devils27 12/01/2013 Vancouver Canucks28 12/03/2013 @ Washington Capitals29 12/05/2013 @ Nashville Predators30 12/06/2013 San Jose Sharks31 12/09/2013 @ Vancouver Canucks32 12/10/2013 @ Edmonton Oilers33 12/12/2013 @ Calgary Flames34 12/14/2013 @ Phoenix Coyotes35 12/20/2013 Washington Capitals36 12/21/2013 @ Tampa Bay Lightning37 12/23/2013 Columbus Blue Jackets38 12/27/2013 Pittsburgh Penguins39 12/29/2013 @ Toronto Maple Leafs40 12/31/2013 Montral Canadiens41 01/02/2014 @ Washington Capitals42 01/04/2014 @ New York Islanders43 01/05/2014 Nashville Predators44 01/07/2014 @ Buffalo Sabres45 01/09/2014 Toronto Maple Leafs46 01/10/2014 @ Columbus Blue Jackets47 01/13/2014 Calgary Flames48 01/18/2014 Florida Panthers49 01/19/2014 Tampa Bay Lightning50 01/21/2014 @ Philadelphia Flyers51 01/23/2014 @ Buffalo Sabres52 01/24/2014 Ottawa Senators53 01/27/2014 Columbus Blue Jackets54 01/28/2014 @ Montral Canadiens55 01/31/2014 St. Louis Blues56 02/04/2014 Winnipeg Jets57 02/07/2014 Florida Panthers58 02/08/2014 Montral Canadiens59 02/27/2014 @ Dallas Stars60 03/01/2014 @ Los Angeles Kings61 03/02/2014 @ Anaheim Ducks62 03/04/2014 @ San Jose Sharks63 03/07/2014 New York Rangers64 03/08/2014 @ New Jersey Devils65 03/11/2014 New York Rangers66 03/13/2014 Buffalo Sabres67 03/15/2014 @ Boston Bruins68 03/16/2014 Edmonton Oilers69 03/18/2014 @ Columbus Blue Jackets70 03/21/2014 @ Chicago Blackhawks71 03/22/2014 @ Winnipeg Jets72 03/25/2014 New York Islanders73 03/27/2014 @ Florida Panthers74 03/29/2014 Columbus Blue Jackets75 03/31/2014 @ Ottawa Senators76 04/01/2014 @ Pittsburgh Penguins77 04/03/2014 Dallas Stars78 04/05/2014 New Jersey Devils79 04/08/2014 @ New York Rangers80 04/10/2014 Washington Capitals81 04/11/2014 @ Detroit Red Wings82 04/13/2014 @ Philadelphia Flyers

  • Carolina Hurricanes: Player Game By Game SummarySkaters: Goals-Assists (Game Winning or Game Tying), Shots / (+/-), TOI Goalies: Goals Allowed/Shots, Decision, Minutes Played

    Date Opp. SEKERA #4

    KOMISAREK #5

    MURPHY #7

    WESTGARTH #8

    STAAL #11

    STAAL #12

    GERBE #14

    Oct 4 Vs DET 0-0 3/-2 21:43 DND 0-0 0/0 17:00 DND 0-0 1/-1 21:03 0-0 2/-3 20:32 1-0 5/0 20:16Oct 6 Vs PHI 0-0 0/-1 22:17 DND 0-1 1/2 16:02 DND 0-0 1/0 19:59 0-0 2/0 16:09 0-0 4/0 18:48Oct 8 @ PIT 0-2 0/2 22:14 DND 0-0 2/-1 19:55 DND 0-0 6/0 20:42 1-0 5/0 19:02 1-0 5/0 17:46Oct 10 @ WSH 0-0 2/1 23:56 DND 0-1 1/0 12:12 DND 0-1 0/0 18:07 0-1 2/0 22:05 1-0 (W) 7/0 15:16Oct 11 Vs L.A 0-1 1/0 24:34 0-0 0/0 14:14 DND 0-0 1/0 6:38 0-0 4/0 21:05 0-0 3/-1 23:32 0-1 2/0 19:38Oct 13 Vs PHX 0-0 3/0 22:29 DND 0-1 2/0 18:45 DND 0-0 1/0 18:26 1-0 5/-1 22:40 0-1 2/0 17:49Oct 15 Vs CHI 0-0 3/0 23:51 DND 0-0 3/1 25:01 DND 0-0 1/0 20:31 0-1 4/-1 23:11 0-0 2/-1 18:50Oct 17 @ TOR 0-0 2/-1 24:53 DND 1-0 3/0 15:49 0-0 1/0 1:57 0-0 2/-1 18:50 1-0 6/1 22:00 0-0 0/-1 16:50Oct 19 @ NYI 0-0 0/1 28:32 0-0 0/1 18:22 0-1 1/0 14:17 0-0 0/0 1:45 1-0 2/-1 21:12 0-2 3/1 22:08 0-1 2/0 18:03Oct 24 @ MIN 0-1 1/0 21:41 DND 0-0 4/-1 20:07 0-0 0/0 3:39 0-0 1/0 20:39 0-1 1/-1 19:30 0-0 4/0 20:51

    Date Opp. RUUTU #15

    LINDHOLM #16

    DVORAK #18

    TLUSTY #19

    NASH #20

    BOWMAN #21

    FAULK #27

    Oct 4 Vs DET INJ 0-0 0/0 9:16 1-0 2/1 12:30 0-0 1/-1 15:45 0-0 3/1 14:49 0-0 0/0 9:06 0-2 1/-1 23:12Oct 6 Vs PHI INJ 0-0 0/-1 7:34 1-0 (W) 2/2 14:50 0-0 3/0 15:47 0-0 0/2 16:59 0-0 2/-1 7:48 0-0 2/-1 25:44Oct 8 @ PIT INJ 0-0 0/0 9:10 0-0 0/-1 12:47 0-0 0/-1 13:43 0-0 0/0 13:16 0-0 0/1 9:24 0-1 5/2 23:12Oct 10 @ WSH INJ 1-0 1/0 13:48 0-0 1/1 10:51 0-0 5/0 18:05 0-0 1/0 10:26 0-0 0/0 7:24 0-1 2/1 28:03Oct 11 Vs L.A INJ 0-0 1/0 4:28 0-0 0/-1 16:16 0-0 3/-1 19:43 DND 0-0 0/0 15:33 0-0 0/-1 23:10Oct 13 Vs PHX 0-0 2/-1 10:28 DND 0-0 0/1 13:43 0-0 1/0 12:05 1-0 2/1 13:05 0-0 2/-1 6:53 0-0 4/0 27:10Oct 15 Vs CHI 0-1 3/0 17:13 DND 0-0 2/1 9:36 0-0 1/0 12:47 0-0 0/0 15:42 0-0 1/0 10:23 0-0 1/1 24:34Oct 17 @ TOR 0-0 2/0 11:26 DND 0-0 1/0 14:28 0-0 3/0 16:21 0-0 0/0 15:21 0-0 3/0 7:18 0-1 3/-1 25:10Oct 19 @ NYI 0-1 2/1 13:49 DND 0-0 0/0 9:44 2-0 (W) 4/2 15:25 0-1 1/1 14:04 0-0 0/0 8:46 0-0 1/1 24:22Oct 24 @ MIN 0-0 1/0 15:58 DND 0-0 0/0 15:29 0-0 1/0 17:28 0-0 1/0 17:34 0-0 2/0 13:35 0-0 0/0 20:14

    Date Opp. SEMIN #28

    DWYER #39

    SUTTER #42

    HARRISON #44

    SKINNER #53

    HAINSEY #65

    BELLEMORE #73

    Oct 4 Vs DET 0-0 0/-2 19:25 0-0 2/-1 19:18 0-0 1/0 7:04 0-1 1/1 17:18 0-1 2/1 13:35 0-0 1/-1 23:21 0-0 0/-1 21:39Oct 6 Vs PHI 0-0 0/0 17:53 0-0 3/0 15:37 0-0 1/-1 8:40 1-0 4/2 13:40 0-2 5/2 19:19 0-0 2/0 20:48 0-0 2/0 18:17Oct 8 @ PIT 0-0 2/0 16:56 0-1 2/0 17:19 0-0 1/-1 6:53 0-0 2/-1 15:19 0-0 4/0 16:21 0-0 0/-2 21:09 0-0 0/-2 17:22Oct 10 @ WSH 1-0 4/0 22:31 0-0 4/-1 14:04 0-0 0/0 8:25 0-0 1/0 13:02 0-2 3/0 11:52 0-0 1/-1 19:20 0-0 1/-1 19:06Oct 11 Vs L.A 0-0 4/-1 21:20 0-0 4/0 17:30 0-0 0/0 8:47 0-0 0/0 17:04 1-0 4/0 14:35 0-0 1/0 25:37 0-0 0/0 20:16Oct 13 Vs PHX 0-0 3/-1 21:26 0-0 0/0 13:43 0-0 0/-2 8:39 0-1 0/0 13:11 1-0 6/1 19:18 0-0 0/-1 18:12 0-0 1/-1 13:15Oct 15 Vs CHI 1-0 6/0 23:00 0-0 2/0 13:27 0-0 0/0 5:42 0-0 0/1 21:18 0-0 4/1 19:07 1-0 1/-1 18:11 0-0 0/-2 11:46Oct 17 @ TOR 0-0 0/1 20:50 0-0 3/0 13:32 DND 0-0 1/0 14:15 0-1 4/0 16:02 1-0 (W) 2/1 19:23 0-0 2/1 17:35Oct 19 @ NYI 0-2 2/2 17:22 0-0 1/0 17:46 DND 0-0 0/0 11:40 1-0 2/1 14:42 0-0 2/0 19:59 DNDOct 24 @ MIN 1-0 2/-1 19:29 DND 0-0 2/0 5:11 0-0 2/-1 14:54 0-0 2/-1 9:04 0-0 3/0 20:07 0-0 1/0 17:17

    Date Opp. GLEASON #

    WARD #30

    KHUDOBIN #31

    PETERS #35

    Oct 4 Vs DET DND 3/38O 63 DNP MINOct 6 Vs PHI DND DNP 1/18W 60 MINOct 8 @ PIT INJ 5/37L 60 DNP MINOct 10 @ WSH INJ DNP 2/32W 60 MINOct 11 Vs L.A INJ 1/37O 65 DNP MINOct 13 Vs PHX INJ 3/12L 29 2/20 30 MINOct 15 Vs CHI INJ 2/36O 65 INJ DNPOct 17 @ TOR INJ 2/26W 60 INJ DNPOct 19 @ NYI INJ 3/25W 60 INJ DNPOct 24 @ MIN INJ 0/5 4 INJ 2/21L 56

  • * Is in his third season with Carolina* Was 19-25-4 in his second season as head coach of the Hurricanes* Was named head coach on Nov. 28, 2011* Spent 16 games as head coach of the Milwaukee Admirals (AHL) during the 2011-12 season, leading the team to a 10-6-0 record.* Spent five seasons (2006-11) as an assistant coach with the Montreal Canadiens... Helped guide the Canadiens to the playoffs fourconsecutive seasons, including a trip to the 2010 Eastern Conference final* Spent one season (2005-06) as head coach of the Queen's University Golden Gaels in Kingston, Ont.* Totaled 357 goals and 602 assists (959 points) in 1,349 games over 19 NHL seasons with NJ, MTL, NYI, TOR, FLA and DAL* Had 69 points (33g, 36a) in 127 career Stanley Cup playoff games... Scored the Stanley Cup-clinching goal for MTL (1993)* Represented Canada at the 1984 Olympic Games* Hurricanes/NHL record: 48-48-19 (115 games)

    Carolina Hurricanes: Head Coach and Player BiosHead Coach: Kirk Muller

    #30: Cam Ward (G) (*Injured) 6' 1", 185 lbs. / Feb 29, 1984 (29 years and 7 months)

    Drafted: Carolina 2002. First Hurricanes pick, 25th overall, first round.9th NHL / 9th CAR SeasonLast Win: OCT 19, 2013 @ NY ISLANDERS (1)Last SO: MAR 27, 2012 @ TORONTO (28)Career Shootouts: 64/104 (.615), 11-24

    GP W-L-OT SO GAA SV%Season 8 2-2-3 0 2.81 .912Career 439 216-157-50 21 2.74 .910

    Career vs. Opp 6 3-2-1 0 2.97 .901

    Season Highs: Shots Saves38

    10/4 vs. DET36

    10/11 vs. LAK

    Last Game: Started the game and stopped all five shots he faced before leaving the game with a lower-body injury at MIN (10/24)* Earned his first win of the season, making 24 saves on 26 shots in Carolina's win at TOR (10/17)* Was the only goalie in the NHL with 30 or more saves in each of his first four starts this season* Recorded 30 or more saves in each of his first three games of a season for the first time in his career* OFF THE RADAR: Cam started his own program, called "Cam's Champs," through which he hosts Special Olympics athletes in a suite atPNC Arena* Career Penalty Shots: 12 (4 goals on 12 attempts)* Career Highs: Saves: 57 Consecutive Starts: 28 Consec. Wins: 9 Shutout Sequence: 134:08* HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 439 gp, 2.74 gaa (25,056 min., 1,146 ga), 216-157-50, 21 so

    #31: Anton Khudobin (G) (*Injured) 5' 11", 203 lbs. / May 7, 1986 (27 years and 5 months)

    Drafted: Minnesota 2004. 11th Wild pick, 206th overall, seventh round.Acquired: 7/5/13, Signed as a free agent5th NHL / 1st CAR SeasonLast Win: OCT 10, 2013 @ WASHINGTON (1)Last SO: MAR 31, 2013 @ BUFFALO (7)Career Shootouts: 2/3 (.667), 0-1

    GP W-L-OT SO GAA SV%Season 3 2-0-0 0 2.00 .929Career 24 16-5-1 2 2.03 .932

    Career vs. Opp 1 0-1-0 0 3.05 .824

    Season Highs: Shots Saves32

    10/10 vs. WSH30

    10/10 vs. WSH

    * Placed on injured reserve on Oct. 14 with a lower-body injuryLast Game: Missed the game at MIN with a lower-body injury (10/24)* Has missed four games due to injury this season (10/15-10/24)* Started the game and made 18 saves on 20 shots before leaving with a lower-body injury vs. PHX (10/13)* Made 30 saves on 32 shots in Carolina's win at WSH (10/10)* Made his Hurricanes debut and earned the win, saving 18 of 19 shots vs. PHI (10/6)* Career Penalty Shots: 1 (0 goals on 1 attempt)* Career Highs: Saves: 45 Consec. Wins: 5 Shutout Sequence: 141:29* HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 3 gp, 2.00 gaa (150 min., 5 ga), 2-0-0, 0 so

  • #35: Justin Peters (G) 6' 1", 210 lbs. / Aug 30, 1986 (27 years and 1 month)

    Drafted: Carolina 2004. Second Hurricanes pick, 38th overall, second round.5th NHL / 5th CAR SeasonLast Win: APR 13, 2013 vs BOSTON (5)Last SO: MAR 12, 2013 @ WASHINGTON (17)Career Shootouts: 3/8 (.375), 0-3

    GP W-L-OT SO GAA SV%Season 1 0-1-0 0 2.16 .905Career 48 15-23-4 2 3.29 .897

    Career vs. Opp - ----0 - - -

    Season Highs: Shots Saves21

    10/24 vs. MIN19

    10/24 vs. MIN

    Last Game: Entered the game as an injury replacement and stopped 19 of 21 shots faced in Carolina's loss at MIN (10/24)* Played in his first game of the season at MIN (10/24)* Recalled from Charlotte (AHL) on Oct. 14, marking his first NHL recall this season* Appeared in one game for Charlotte (AHL) prior to his recall, posting a 1-0-0 record with a 2.00 GAA and a .941 save percentage. * Career Penalty Shots: 1 (0 goals on 1 attempts)* Career Highs: Saves: 48 Consec. Starts: 7 Consec. Wins: 3 Shutout sequence: 82:58* HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 48 gp, 3.29 gaa (2,533 min., 139 ga), 15-23-4, 2 so

    #70: Mike Murphy (G) 5' 11", 172 lbs. / Jan 15, 1989 (24 years and 9 months)

    Drafted: Carolina 2008. Fourth Hurricanes pick, 165th overall, sixth round.2nd NHL / 2nd CAR SeasonLast Win: -Last SO: -Career Shootouts: 0/0 (0%), 0-0

    GP W-L-OT SO GAA SV%Season 0 0-0-0 0 0.00 .000Career 2 0-1-0 0 0.00 1.000

    Career vs. Opp - ----0 - - -

    Season Highs: Shots Saves- -

    * Recalled from Charlotte on an emergency basis for the first time this season on 10/25* Was 1-2-0 with a 3.81 GAA in three games with the Checkers this season* Career Penalty Shots: 0* Career Highs: Saves: 7 Shots Faced: 7 Consec. Wins: 0 Shutout sequence: 0:00* HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 2 gp, 0.00 gaa (36 min., 0 ga), 0-1-0, 0 so

    #4: Andrej Sekera (D) 6' 0", 201 lbs. / Jun 8, 1986 (27 years and 4 months)

    Drafted: Buffalo 2004. Third Sabres pick, 71st overall, third round.Acquired: 6/30/13, Trade with BUF8th NHL / 1st CAR SeasonLast Goal: MAR 28, 2013 @ FLORIDA (24)Last Assist: OCT 24, 2013 @ MINNESOTACareer Shootouts: 0/0 (0%), 0 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 10 0-4-4 0 4Career 349 17-79-96 6 106

    Career vs. Opp 2 0-0-0 -1 4

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-- 2

    10/8 vs. PIT2

    10/8 vs. PIT22x

    28:3210/19 vs. NYI

    33x

    310/15 vs. CHI

    +210/8 vs. PIT

    Last Game: Earned an assist and was (even) in 21:41 of ice time at MIN (10/24)* Leads the team in blocked shots with 21* Ranks second on the team in time on ice per game (23:37)* Recorded his first two assists as a member of the Hurricanes at PIT (10/8)* Made his Hurricanes debut vs. DET (10/4)* OFF THE RADAR: Andrej's charitable involvement includes helping less fortunate children afford to play hockey in his hometown of Bojnice,Slovakia* Career Highs: G: 1 A: 2 P: 2 PIM: 12* HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 10 gp, 0-3-3, 4 pim

  • #5: Mike Komisarek (D) 6' 4", 235 lbs. / Jan 19, 1982 (31 years and 9 months)

    Drafted: Montreal 2001. First Canadiens pick, seventh overall, first round.Acquired: 7/5/13, Signed as a free agent11th NHL / 1st CAR SeasonLast Goal: NOV 15, 2011 vs PHOENIX (34)Last Assist: MAR 20, 2012 vs NY ISLANDERS (11)Career Shootouts: 0/0 (0%), 0 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 2 0-0-0 1 0Career 521 14-63-77 -14 665

    Career vs. Opp 6 0-1-1 2 11

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-- - - - 18:22

    10/19 vs. NYI- 2

    2x+1

    10/19 vs. NYI

    Last Game: Was a healthy extra at MIN (10/24)* Blocked a season-high four shots and was (+1) in 18:22 of ice time at NYI (10/19)* Made his Hurricanes debut and was (even) in 14:14 of ice time vs. LA (10/11)* Was a healthy extra for seven games (10/4-10/10, 10/13-10/17, 10/24)* Twitter: @mkomisarek* OFF THE RADAR: Mike is involved with Camp Ooch, an organization that provides summer camps and other opportunities for children withcancer* Career Highs: G: 1 A: 2 P: 2 PIM: 27* HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 2 gp, 0-0-0, 0 pim

    #6: Tim Gleason (D) (*Injured) 6' 0", 217 lbs. / Jan 29, 1983 (30 years and 8 months)

    GLEE-suhnDrafted: Ottawa 2001. Second Senators pick, 23rd overall, first round.Acquired: 9/29/06, Trade with LA10th NHL / 8th CAR SeasonLast Goal: DEC 18, 2011 @ FLORIDA (90)Last Assist: APR 18, 2013 @ WINNIPEG (5)Career Shootouts: 0/0 (0%), 0 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 0 0-0-0 0 0Career 599 15-112-127 -3 581

    Career vs. Opp 13 0-3-3 2 9

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-- - - - - - - -

    * Was placed on injured reserve on 10/7, retroactive to 9/21Last Game: Missed the game at MIN (10/24) with a concussion2013-14 Season:* Has missed 10 games with a concussion2012-13 Season:* Earned nine assists (9 points) in 42 games played* Ranked second on the team and first among Carolina defensemen in hits with 90* Was second on the team in blocked shots with 64* Was selected by his teammates as the winner of the 2012-13 Steve Chiasson Award, given to the Hurricanes player who best exemplifiesdetermination and dedication while proving to be an inspiration to his teammates through his performance and approach to the game* OFF THE RADAR: Tim won a silver medal with the United States at the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver* Career Highs: G: 2 A: 3 P: 3 PIM: 17* HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 474 gp, 13-86-99, 483 pim

    #7: Ryan Murphy (D) 5' 11", 185 lbs. / Mar 31, 1993 (20 years and 6 months)

    Drafted: Carolina 2011. First Hurricanes pick, 12th overall, first round.2nd NHL / 2nd CAR SeasonLast Goal: OCT 17, 2013 @ TORONTO (2)Last Assist: OCT 19, 2013 @ NY ISLANDERS (1)Career Shootouts: 0/0 (0%), 0 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 9 1-4-5 1 0Career 13 1-4-5 -3 2

    Career vs. Opp - ----- - -

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-1

    10/17 vs. TOR14x

    15x

    - 25:0110/15 vs. CHI

    410/24 vs. MIN

    13x

    +210/6 vs. PHI

    Last Game: Was (-1) with four blocked shots in 20:07 of ice time at MIN (10/24)* Is tied for first among Carolina defensemen in points (5) and ranks tied for second in assists (4)* Recorded his first career two-game point streak with an assist at NYI (10/19)* Scored the first goal of his NHL career at TOR (10/17)* Recorded his first career NHL point with an assist vs. PHI (10/6)* Twitter: @ryanmurphy24* OFF THE RADAR: Ryan and 2011 Calder Trophy winner, Jeff Skinner, were teammates with the Kitchener Rangers (OHL) during the 2009-10 season* Career Highs: G: 0 A: 1 P: 1 PIM: 2* HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 13 gp, 1-4-5, 2 pim

  • #8: Kevin Westgarth (R) 6' 4", 234 lbs. / Feb 7, 1984 (29 years and 8 months)

    Drafted: UndraftedAcquired: 1/13/13, Trade with LA5th NHL / 2nd CAR SeasonLast Goal: APR 27, 2013 @ PITTSBURGH (4)Last Assist: APR 25, 2013 vs NY RANGERS (5)Career Shootouts: 0/0 (0%), 0 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 4 0-0-0 0 2Career 125 3-6-9 -7 200

    Career vs. Opp 3 0-0-0 1 5

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-- - - 2

    10/19 vs. NYI6:38

    10/11 vs. LAK12x

    13x

    -

    Last Game: Was (even) in 3:39 of ice time at MIN (10/24)* Made his season debut and was (even) in 6:38 of ice time vs. LA (10/11)* Was a healthy extra for five games (10/4-10/10, 10/13-10/15)* Twitter: @KWesty19* OFF THE RADAR: Kevin's wife, Meagan, is the daughter of N.C. State graduate and former NFL coach, Bill Cowher* Career Highs: G: 2 A: 1 P: 2 PIM: 12* HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 35 gp, 2-2-4, 47 pim

    #11: Jordan Staal (C) 6' 4", 220 lbs. / Sep 10, 1988 (25 years and 1 month)

    Drafted: Pittsburgh 2006. First Penguins pick, second overall, first round.Acquired: 6/22/12, Trade with PIT8th NHL / 2nd CAR SeasonLast Goal: OCT 19, 2013 @ NY ISLANDERS (1)Last Assist: OCT 10, 2013 @ WASHINGTON (6)Career Shootouts: 0/0 (0%), 0 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 10 1-1-2 -3 6Career 489 131-150-281 32 269

    Career vs. Opp 6 4-4-8 7 2

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-1

    10/19 vs. NYI1

    10/10 vs. WSH12x

    23x

    21:1210/19 vs. NYI

    610/8 vs. PIT

    32x

    -

    Last Game: Was (even) in 20:39 of ice time at MIN (10/24)* Scored his first goal of the season at NYI (10/19)* Earned his first assist of the season, recorded two penalty minutes and was (even) in 18:07 of ice time at WSH (10/10)* OFF THE RADAR: Jordan and his wife, Heather, were married on June 22, 2012 - the same day that he was traded to the Hurricanes* Career Highs: G: 3 A: 3 P: 4 PIM: 17* HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 58 gp, 11-22-33, 38 pim

    #12: Eric Staal (C) 6' 4", 205 lbs. / Oct 29, 1984 (28 years and 11 months)

    STAHLDrafted: Carolina 2003. First Hurricanes pick, second overall, first round.10th NHL / 10th CAR SeasonLast Goal: OCT 17, 2013 @ TORONTO (2)Last Assist: OCT 24, 2013 @ MINNESOTACareer Shootouts: 3/18 (17%), 2 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 10 3-5-8 -5 14Career 700 271-364-635 -33 545

    Career vs. Opp 7 1-3-4 -2 26

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-13x

    210/19 vs. NYI

    210/19 vs. NYI

    27x

    23:3210/11 vs. LAK

    610/17 vs. TOR

    22x

    +12x

    Last Game: Earned an assist in his 700th NHL/Hurricanes game at MIN (10/24)* Is riding a five-game point streak (10/13-10/24: 2g, 4a)* Has earned points in seven of his last eight games* Ranks tied for the team lead in goals (3), second in points (8) and tied for second in assists (5)* Recorded his first multi-point game of the season with two assists at NYI (10/19)* Played in his 695th career game, passing Rod Brind'Amour for second on the Hurricanes' (since relocation) games-played list and fourth onthe franchise's all-time games-played list vs. LA (10/11)* Scored his first goal of the season at PIT (10/8)* OFF THE RADAR: Eric hosts underprivileged children in his suite at Hurricanes home games as part of his "Eric's Entourage" initiative * Career Highs: G: 4 A: 4 P: 6 PIM: 26* HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 700 gp, 271-364-635, 545 pim

  • #14: Nathan Gerbe (L) 5' 5", 178 lbs. / Jul 24, 1987 (26 years and 3 months)

    Drafted: Buffalo 2005. Fifth Sabres pick, 142nd overall, fifth round.Acquired: 7/26/13, Signed as a free agent6th NHL / 1st CAR SeasonLast Goal: OCT 10, 2013 @ WASHINGTON (6)Last Assist: OCT 19, 2013 @ NY ISLANDERS (1)Career Shootouts: 4/11 (36%), 3 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 10 3-3-6 -2 4Career 198 32-46-78 12 92

    Career vs. Opp - ----- - -

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-13x

    13x

    16x

    22x

    20:5110/24 vs. MIN

    710/10 vs. WSH

    210/11 vs. LAK

    -

    Last Game: Was (even) in 20:51 of ice time at MIN (10/24)* Is tied for the team lead in goals (3) and ranks third in points (6)* Extended his point streak to a career-high four games with an assist vs. PHX (10/13)* Earned his first Hurricanes assist vs. LA (10/11)* Scored the game-winning goal and recorded seven shots at WSH (10/10)* Made his Hurricanes debut and notched his first Hurricanes goal vs. DET (10/4)* OFF THE RADAR: Nathan's charity involvement in Buffalo included Tickets For Troops, Camp Good Days and serving as spokesperson forSABAH, which provided ice skating experiences for individuals with special needs* Career Highs: G: 2 A: 2 P: 2 PIM: 4* HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 10 gp, 3-3-6, 4 pim

    #15: Tuomo Ruutu (R) 6' 0", 205 lbs. / Feb 16, 1983 (30 years and 8 months)

    TOO-oh-moh ROO-tooDrafted: Chicago 2001. First Blackhawks pick, ninth overall, first round.Acquired: 2/26/08, Trade with CHI10th NHL / 7th CAR SeasonLast Goal: APR 27, 2013 @ PITTSBURGH (5)Last Assist: OCT 19, 2013 @ NY ISLANDERS (1)Career Shootouts: 9/22 (41%), 4 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 5 0-2-2 0 8Career 554 133-177-310 -42 524

    Career vs. Opp 17 5-7-12 1 26

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-- 1

    2x12x

    410/17 vs. TOR

    17:1310/15 vs. CHI

    310/15 vs. CHI

    610/15 vs. CHI

    +110/19 vs. NYI

    Last Game: Was (even) with two penalty minutes in 15:58 of ice time at MIN (10/24)* Earned his first point of the season with an assist vs. CHI (10/15)* Made his season debut, recorded two penalty minutes and was (-1) in 10:28 of ice time vs. PHX (10/13)* Was activated from injured reserve prior to the game on 10/13 vs. PHX* Missed five games (10/4-10/11) with a lower-body injury suffered at MTL on 9/22* OFF THE RADAR: Tuomo speaks English, Finnish, Swedish and some German* Career Highs: G: 3 A: 4 P: 5 PIM: 19* HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 326 gp, 85-117-202, 265 pim

    #16: Elias Lindholm (C) 6' 1", 192 lbs. / Dec 2, 1994 (18 years and 10 months)

    Drafted: Carolina 2013. First Hurricanes pick, fifth overall, first round.1st NHL / 1st CAR SeasonLast Goal: OCT 10, 2013 @ WASHINGTON (1)Last Assist:Career Shootouts: 0/0 (0%), 0 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 5 1-0-1 -1 0Career 5 1-0-1 -1 0

    Career vs. Opp - ----- - -

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-1

    10/10 vs. WSH- 1

    10/10 vs. WSH- 13:48

    10/10 vs. WSH12x

    210/10 vs. WSH

    -

    Last Game: Missed the game at MIN on 10/24 with an upper-body injury* Has missed five games this season with an upper-body injury (10/13-10/24)* Scored his first career NHL goal, won eight-of-13 face offs and was (even) in 13:48 of ice time at WSH (10/10)* Became the youngest Swedish-born player in NHL history to score a goal (18 years, 312 days) (credit: Elias)* Made his NHL debut and was (even) in 9:16 of ice time vs. DET (10/4)* Twitter: @lindholmelias* OFF THE RADAR: Elias' father, Mikael, played for the Los Angeles Kings during the 1989-90 season, and also played professionally in theAHL, IHL and leagues in Sweden and Germany* Career Highs: G: 1 A: 0 P: 1 PIM: 0* HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 5 gp, 1-0-1, 0 pim

  • #18: Radek Dvorak (R) 6' 2", 195 lbs. / Mar 9, 1977 (36 years and 7 months)

    RA-dehk duh-VOHR-akDrafted: Florida 1995. First Panthers pick, 10th overall, first round.Acquired: 10/2/13, Signed as a free agent18th NHL / 1st CAR SeasonLast Goal: OCT 6, 2013 vs PHILADELPHIA (8)Last Assist: FEB 24, 2012 vs MINNESOTA (30)Career Shootouts: 1/2 (50%), 1 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 10 2-0-2 4 4Career 1210 225-358-583 -9 412

    Career vs. Opp 36 4-15-19 -6 20

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-12x

    - 12x

    22x

    16:1610/11 vs. LAK

    23x

    13x

    +210/6 vs. PHI

    Last Game: Was (even) with two penalty minutes in 15:29 of ice time at MIN (10/24)* Became the first newcomer in franchise history to score in each of the team's first two games of a season vs. PHI (10/6)* Made his Hurricanes debut and scored his first goal with Carolina vs. DET (10/4)* HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 10 gp, 2-0-2, 4 pim

    #19: Jiri Tlusty (L) 6' 0", 209 lbs. / Mar 16, 1988 (25 years and 7 months)

    YIH-ree T'LOO-steeDrafted: Toronto 2006. First Maple Leafs pick, 13th overall, first round.Acquired: 12/3/09, Trade with TOR7th NHL / 5th CAR SeasonLast Goal: OCT 19, 2013 @ NY ISLANDERS (1)Last Assist: APR 27, 2013 @ PITTSBURGH (10)Career Shootouts: 0/3 (0%), 0 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 10 2-0-2 -1 0Career 286 59-55-114 4 78

    Career vs. Opp 3 1-0-1 1 2

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-2

    10/19 vs. NYI- 2

    10/19 vs. NYI- 19:43

    10/11 vs. LAK5

    10/10 vs. WSH5

    10/6 vs. PHI+2

    10/19 vs. NYI

    Last Game: Was (even) in 17:28 of ice time at MIN (10/24)* Scored his first two goals of the season at NYI (10/19)* Owns the only multi-goal game for Carolina this season* Twitter: @J_T_19* OFF THE RADAR: Jiri spends his summers in Kladno, Czech Republic, where he still enjoys helping out on the family farm* Career Highs: G: 3 A: 3 P: 4 PIM: 6* HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 212 gp, 49-45-94, 64 pim

    #20: Riley Nash (C) 6' 1", 200 lbs. / May 9, 1989 (24 years and 5 months)

    Drafted: Edmonton 2007. Third Oilers pick, 21st overall, first round.Acquired: 6/26/10, Trade with EDM3rd NHL / 3rd CAR SeasonLast Goal: OCT 13, 2013 vs PHOENIX (4)Last Assist: OCT 19, 2013 @ NY ISLANDERS (1)Career Shootouts: 1/1 (100%), 1 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 9 1-1-2 5 0Career 46 5-7-12 2 10

    Career vs. Opp - ----- - -

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-1

    10/13 vs. PHX1

    10/19 vs. NYI12x

    - 17:3410/24 vs. MIN

    310/4 vs. DET

    410/17 vs. TOR

    +210/6 vs. PHI

    Last Game: Was (even) in 17:34 of ice time at MIN (10/24)* Is the only player on the team with an even or better plus/minus rating in each game he has played this season* Earned his first assist of the season and was (+1) in 14:04 of ice time at NYI (10/19)* Scored his fifth career goal and won 11-of-15 face offs (73%) vs. PHX (10/13)* Twitter: @rileynash20* OFF THE RADAR: Riley was teammates with his brother, Brendon, at Cornell. Brendon now plays for the Hartford Wolfpack (AHL).* Career Highs: G: 2 A: 2 P: 3 PIM: 2* HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 46 gp, 5-7-12, 10 pim

    #21: Drayson Bowman (L) 6' 1", 195 lbs. / Mar 8, 1989 (24 years and 7 months)

    Drafted: Carolina 2007. Second Hurricanes pick, 72nd overall, third round.5th NHL / 5th CAR SeasonLast Goal: APR 8, 2013 @ BOSTON (11)Last Assist: MAR 12, 2013 @ WASHINGTON (23)Career Shootouts: 0/0 (0%), 0 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 10 0-0-0 -1 2Career 116 11-10-21 -7 39

    Career vs. Opp 1 0-0-0 -1 0

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-- - - 2

    10/8 vs. PIT15:33

    10/11 vs. LAK3

    10/17 vs. TOR3

    10/15 vs. CHI+1

    10/8 vs. PIT

    Last Game: Was (even) in 13:35 of ice time at MIN (10/24)* OFF THE RADAR: Was born in Grand Rapids, MI, but raised in Littleton, CO* Career Highs: G: 2 A: 1 P: 3 PIM: 5* HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 116 gp, 11-10-21, 39 pim

  • #25: Joni Pitkanen (D) (*Injured) 6' 3", 220 lbs. / Sep 19, 1983 (30 years and 1 month)

    YOH-nee PIHT-ka-nuhnDrafted: Philadelphia 2002. First Flyers pick, fourth overall, first round.Acquired: 7/1/08, Trade with EDM9th NHL / 5th CAR SeasonLast Goal: FEB 2, 2013 @ PHILADELPHIA (15)Last Assist: MAR 30, 2013 @ WINNIPEG (2)Career Shootouts: 0/1 (0%), 0 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 0 0-0-0 0 0Career 535 57-225-282 -8 484

    Career vs. Opp 10 1-5-6 4 10

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-- - - - - - - -

    * Suffered a broken left calcaneus (heel) bone vs. WSH (4/2/13) and is currently on the long-term injured reserve list* Ranks third among team defensemen in assists (116) and points (140) and fourth in goals (24) since the Hurricanes' relocation in 1997* OFF THE RADAR: Joni and his wife, Sini, welcomed their second child, a daughter named Elle, on 10/11/12* Career Highs: G: 2 A: 3 P: 3 PIM: 12* HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 265 gp, 24-116-140, 218 pim

    #27: Justin Faulk (D) 6' 0", 215 lbs. / Mar 20, 1992 (21 years and 7 months)

    Drafted: Carolina 2010. Second Hurricanes pick, 37th overall, second round.3rd NHL / 3rd CAR SeasonLast Goal: APR 20, 2013 vs PHILADELPHIA (14)Last Assist: OCT 17, 2013 @ TORONTO (2)Career Shootouts: 0/0 (0%), 0 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 10 0-5-5 1 4Career 114 13-29-42 -14 48

    Career vs. Opp 1 0-0-0 0 0

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-- 2

    10/4 vs. DET2

    10/4 vs. DET22x

    28:0310/10 vs. WSH

    510/8 vs. PIT

    510/10 vs. WSH

    +210/8 vs. PIT

    Last Game: Was (even) in 20:14 of ice time at MIN (10/24)* Ranked tied for second on the team and tied for seventh among Eastern Conference defensemen in assists (5) through games of 10/24* Leads the team in average time on ice per game (24:29)* Registered an assist, recorded five hits and was (+1) in 28:03 of ice time at WSH (10/10)* Tied his career high with two assists and recorded four blocked shots vs. DET (10/4)* Twitter: @justinfaulk27* OFF THE RADAR: Justin is involved with the BH23 Foundation, which helps families meet the costs of playing hockey* Career Highs: G: 1 A: 2 P: 2 PIM: 7* HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 114 gp, 13-29-40, 48 pim

    #28: Alexander Semin (R) 6' 2", 209 lbs. / Mar 3, 1984 (29 years and 7 months)

    Drafted: Washington 2002. Second Capitals pick, 13th overall, first round.Acquired: 7/26/12, Signed as a free agent9th NHL / 2nd CAR SeasonLast Goal: OCT 24, 2013 @ MINNESOTALast Assist: OCT 19, 2013 @ NY ISLANDERS (1)Career Shootouts: 15/46 (33%), 6 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 10 3-2-5 -2 10Career 523 213-244-457 77 506

    Career vs. Opp 6 1-1-2 -1 17

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-13x

    210/19 vs. NYI

    210/19 vs. NYI

    25x

    23:0010/15 vs. CHI

    610/15 vs. CHI

    210/11 vs. LAK

    +210/19 vs. NYI

    Last Game: Scored his third goal of the season and second on the power-play at MIN (10/24)* Is riding a two-game point streak (10/19-10/24: 1g, 2a)* Recorded his first two assists and first multi-point game of the season at NYI (10/19)* Scored his second goal of the season and recorded a season-high six shots vs. CHI (10/15)* Tallied his first goal of the season at WSH (10/10)* OFF THE RADAR: Alex does charity work with a foster home in Krasnoyarsk, Russia, donating sports equipment and clothing* Career Highs: G: 3 A: 3 P: 5 PIM: 15* HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 54 gp, 16-33-49, 54 pim

  • #39: Patrick Dwyer (R) 5' 11", 175 lbs. / Jun 22, 1983 (30 years and 4 months)

    Drafted: Atlanta 2002. Third Thrashers pick, 116th overall, fourth round.Acquired: 7/7/06, Signed as a free agent6th NHL / 6th CAR SeasonLast Goal: APR 23, 2013 vs NY ISLANDERS (11)Last Assist: OCT 8, 2013 @ PITTSBURGH (6)Career Shootouts: 0/0 (0%), 0 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 9 0-1-1 -2 2Career 279 29-31-60 -20 55

    Career vs. Opp 3 0-0-0 -3 0

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-- 1

    10/8 vs. PIT1

    10/8 vs. PIT2

    10/13 vs. PHX19:18

    10/4 vs. DET42x

    32x

    -

    Last Game: Missed the game at MIN with an upper-body injury (10/24)* Earned one assist and was (even) in 17:19 of ice time at PIT (10/8)* Twitter: @pattydwyer39* OFF THE RADAR: Patrick's first job was working as a cart boy at a grocery store* Career Highs: G: 2 A: 1 P: 2 PIM: 7* HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 279 gp, 29-30-59, 55 pim

    #42: Brett Sutter (C) 6' 0", 200 lbs. / Jun 2, 1987 (26 years and 4 months)

    Drafted: Calgary 2005. Seventh Flames pick, 179th overall, sixth round.Acquired: 11/17/10, Trade with CGY6th NHL / 4th CAR SeasonLast Goal: DEC 23, 2008 vs ANAHEIM (44)Last Assist: NOV 27, 2011 @ OTTAWA (18)Career Shootouts: 0/0 (0%), 0 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 8 0-0-0 -4 2Career 45 1-4-5 -10 29

    Career vs. Opp 1 0-0-0 0 0

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-- - - 2

    10/10 vs. WSH8:47

    10/11 vs. LAK2

    10/24 vs. MIN4

    10/15 vs. CHI-

    Last Game: Was (even) in 5:11 of ice time at MIN (10/24)* Was (even) with two penalty minutes in 8:25 of ice time at WSH (10/10)* OFF THE RADAR: Brett is the older cousin of former Hurricanes center, Brandon Sutter, as well as Hurricanes' 2011 draft pick, Brody Sutter* Career Highs: G: 1 A: 1 P: 1 PIM: 7* HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 27 gp, 0-3-3, 17 pim

    #44: Jay Harrison (D) 6' 4", 220 lbs. / Nov 3, 1982 (30 years and 11 months)

    Drafted: Toronto 2001. Fourth Maple Leafs pick, 82nd overall, third round.Acquired: 7/9/09, Signed as a free agent8th NHL / 5th CAR SeasonLast Goal: OCT 6, 2013 vs PHILADELPHIA (8)Last Assist: OCT 13, 2013 vs PHOENIX (4)Career Shootouts: 0/0 (0%), 0 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 10 1-2-3 2 15Career 259 17-37-54 -23 266

    Career vs. Opp 4 0-1-1 -1 6

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-1

    10/6 vs. PHI12x

    13x

    910/8 vs. PIT

    21:1810/15 vs. CHI

    410/6 vs. PHI

    610/17 vs. TOR

    +210/6 vs. PHI

    Last Game: Was (-1) in 14:54 of ice time at MIN (10/24)* Leads the team in penalty minutes with 15* Recorded a season-high six hits and was (even) in 14:15 of ice time at TOR (10/17)* Scored his first goal of the season and was (+2) vs. PHI (10/6)* Earned an assist and was (+1) vs. DET (10/4)* OFF THE RADAR: Jay has played guitar since he was 10, and the person he would most like to meet is Slash* Career Highs: G: 2 A: 2 P: 2 PIM: 12* HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 239 gp, 17-34-51, 248 pim

  • #53: Jeff Skinner (L) 5' 11", 200 lbs. / May 16, 1992 (21 years and 5 months)

    Drafted: Carolina 2010. First Hurricanes pick, seventh overall, first round.4th NHL / 4th CAR SeasonLast Goal: OCT 19, 2013 @ NY ISLANDERS (1)Last Assist: OCT 17, 2013 @ TORONTO (2)Career Shootouts: 6/19 (32%), 3 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 10 3-6-9 5 8Career 198 67-73-140 -21 136

    Career vs. Opp 2 1-0-1 -1 0

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-13x

    22x

    22x

    410/19 vs. NYI

    19:1910/6 vs. PHI

    610/13 vs. PHX

    210/17 vs. TOR

    +210/6 vs. PHI

    Last Game: Was (-1) in 9:04 of ice time at MIN (10/24)* Leads the team in assists (6), points (9) and shots (36), and is tied for the team lead in goals (3)* Has points in seven of 10 games this season (3g, 6a)* Extended his point streak to three games with a goal and recorded a season-high six shots vs. PHX (10/13)* Scored his first goal of the season vs. LA (10/11)* Earned two assists at WSH (10/10)* Twitter: @JeffSkinner* OFF THE RADAR: Is second-youngest of six hockey-playing siblings, including five who played college hockey: Andrea (Cornell), Jennifer(Harvard), Erica (Carleton), Ben (Wilfrid Laurier) and Jillian (Mercyhurst)* Career Highs: G: 2 A: 3 P: 3 PIM: 12* HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 198 gp, 67-73-140, 136 pim

    #65: Ron Hainsey (D) 6' 3", 210 lbs. / Mar 24, 1981 (32 years and 7 months)

    Drafted: Montreal 2000. First Canadiens pick, 13th overall, first round.Acquired: 9/12/13, Signed as a free agent11th NHL / 1st CAR SeasonLast Goal: OCT 17, 2013 @ TORONTO (2)Last Assist: APR 23, 2013 @ WASHINGTON (11)Career Shootouts: 0/1 (0%), 0 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 10 2-0-2 -5 2Career 601 36-158-194 -34 273

    Career vs. Opp 16 0-3-3 2 8

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-12x

    - 12x

    210/15 vs. CHI

    25:3710/11 vs. LAK

    310/24 vs. MIN

    310/4 vs. DET

    +110/17 vs. TOR

    Last Game: Was (even) in 20:07 of ice time at MIN (10/24)* Scored his second goal of the season at TOR (10/17)* Scored goals in consecutive games for the second time in his career, and for the first time since the 2007-08 season (10/5-10/6)* Scored his first Hurricanes goal vs. CHI (10/15)* His first goal of the season was also his first since March 12, 2011, a span of 122 games* Made his Hurricanes debut vs. DET (10/4)* OFF THE RADAR: Ron and his wife, Hayley, have a three-year-old daughter named Alexa* Career Highs: G: 2 A: 2 P: 3 PIM: 17* HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 10 gp, 2-0-2, 2 pim

    #73: Brett Bellemore (D) 6' 4", 225 lbs. / Jun 25, 1988 (25 years and 4 months)

    Drafted: Carolina 2007. Fifth Hurricanes pick, 162nd overall, sixth round.2nd NHL / 2nd CAR SeasonLast Goal:Last Assist: APR 8, 2013 @ BOSTON (9)Career Shootouts: 0/0 (0%), 0 GDG

    GP G-A-P +/- PIMSeason 9 0-0-0 -6 2Career 17 0-2-2 -8 9

    Career vs. Opp - ----- - -

    Season Highs: G A P PIM TOI Shots Hits +/-- - - 2

    10/24 vs. MIN21:39

    10/4 vs. DET22x

    72x

    +110/17 vs. TOR

    Last Game: Recorded a career-high-tying seven hits at MIN (10/24)* Leads the team and ranked fifth among NHL defensemen in hits (31) through games of 10/24* Set a new career-high with seven hits vs. DET (10/4)* OFF THE RADAR: Was teammates with fellow Hurricanes prospects, Chris Terry, Michal Jordan, Austin Levi and Beau Schmitz in Plymouth(OHL)* Career Highs: G: 0 A: 1 P: 1 PIM: 5* HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 17 gp, 0-2-2, 9 pim

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