Colorado Avalanche
Colorado Avalanche
Reto Berra
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RetoBerra
POSITION: Goaltender
HEIGHT: 6' 4"
CATCHES: Left
WEIGHT: 210
BIRTHDATE: 01/03/1987
AGE: 27
BIRTHPLACE: Bulach, CHE
DRAFTED: STL: 2006-106 overall
Traded to Calgary by St. Louis with Mark Cundari and St. Louis' 1st round choice (Emile Poirier) in 2013 Entry Draft for Jay Bouwmeester, April 1, 2013. Traded to Colorado by Calgary for Colorado's 2nd round choice (Hunter Smith) in 2014 Entry Draft, March 5, 2014.
2013-14 SEASON
Appeared in 31 combined games between the Avalanche and Flames, posting a 9-18-3 record with a 3.07 GAA and .893 Sv%...Saw action in two games after joining Colorado, going 0-1-1 with a 5.83 GAA...Was acquired from Calgary at the trade deadline on March 5...Made his Avalanche debut on March 19 at Winnipeg, stopping 22 shots in a 5-4 overtime loss...Signed a three-year contract extension through the 2016-17 season on March 13...Appeared in 29 games for the Flames, posting a 9-17-2 record with a 2.95 goals-against average...Began the year with Abbotsford of the American Hockey League, compiling a 4-3-1 record with a 2.66 GAA and a .908 Sv% in nine games...Recalled by Calgary on Nov. 2, Berra stopped 42 shots in a 3-2 OT victory over the Blackhawks in his NHL debut on Nov. 3 at Chicago...The Bulach, Switzerland native represented his country at the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia, posting a 0-1 record with a 1.02 GAA in one start for the Swiss...Stopped 30 of 31 shots in a 1-0 loss to Sweden on Feb. 14.

CAREER
Selected by St. Louis in the fourth round (106th overall) in the 2006 Entry Draft, Berra, along with Mark Cundari and the Blues' 1st round choice (Emile Poirier) in 2013 Entry Draft, was acquired by Calgary on April 1, 2013 in exchange for Jay Bouwmeester. The 6-foot-4, 194-pound netminder had spent his entire career in Switzerland prior to 2013-14 NHL season.