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Jean-Sebastien Giguere
Jean-Sebastien Giguere
Goaltender  - COL
(ZHAWN-suh-BAS-t-yehn zhih-GAIR)
Number: 35
Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 202
Catches: Left
Born: May 16, 1977  (Age 36)
Birthplace: Montreal, QC, Canada
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Drafted: HFD / 1995 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 1st (13th overall)
- Ranks 44th on the NHL's all-time list in wins (262) and 43rd in games (596).
- Is tied with Tom Barrasso and Sean Burke for 37th in shutouts (38).
- Earned his 259th career victory on Feb. 3 at New Jersey, passing Ken Dryden (258) for 44th place on the all-time wins list.
- Did not dress on Jan. 14 at Chicago and Jan. 25 at Tampa due to injury (back).
- Began the year 7-0-0, the first goaltender in franchise history to start a season 7-0.
- Giguere's seven-game win streak was a new career high.
- Was the first Avalanche goaltender to win seven straight games since Andrew Raycroft from Nov 29, 2008 to Jan 10, 2009.
- Opened the year by winning each of his first five starts, allowing just five goals total (1.00 GAA, .970 Sv%).
- Recorded two shutouts in his first three starts, becoming the first netminder in Avalanche/Nordiques history to post two shutouts in his first three games of a season. 
- He and Varlamov were named the NHL's Second Stars for the week ending Oct. 13.

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