* Did not dress in each of the last 36 games due to a strained quadricep muscle suffered in practice on Feb. 13.
* Has not appeared in a career playoff game vs. Buffalo.
Career Playoff Notes:
* Has appeared in nine career playoff games with the Hurricanes and Rangers, posting a 3-3 record, along with a 1.93 goals against average and an .927 save percentage.
* Appeared in eight career playoff games with Carolina in 2001-02 and posted a 3-2 record, along with a 1.62 goals against average and a .939 save percentage, helping the Hurricanes reach the Stanley Cup Finals ... Ranked second in goals against (1.62) and save percentage (.939) during the postseason.
* Recorded two playoff shutouts in 2001-02, establishing a Carolina franchise record ... Also set a Carolina franchise record for a playoff shutout streak (143:55).
2006-2007 Regular Season vs. Buffalo:
* Has appeared in 19 career regular season games vs. Buffalo, posting a record of 5-10-2, along with a 3.37 goals against average; Posted a 0-1-2 record, along with a 4.44 goals against average in three games vs. the Sabres this season.
2006-2007 Regular Season-Highs:
Saves: 34 (Dec. 10 vs. Florida)br>Consecutive Starts: 3 (twice)br>Consecutive Wins: 2 (twice)br>Shutout Streak: 87:46 (Nov. 1 at Anaheim - Nov. 2 at San Jose)br>Shootout Saves: 2 (Dec. 1 at Buffalo)br>
2006-2007 Regular Season Missed Game Information: 26 - Strained quadricep muscle.
2006-2007 Postseason Missed Game Information: 10 - Strained quadricep muscle.