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Andrei Vasilevskiy | Goalie | #88

Team: Tampa Bay Lightning
Age / DOB:  (22) / 7/25/1994
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 207
Drafted: 2012 / Rd. 1 (19) / TB

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Andrei Vasilevskiy allowed just two goals on 24 shots but took the loss 2-1 to the San Jose Sharks on Thursday.
Vasilevskiy has now lost five straight starts. He has played well in his last two starts conversationally. He's just 10-11-2 with a 2.93 GAA and .906 save percentage in 23 starts this year. It's been a weird year in Tampa Bay but could turn around at anytime with the star power if everyone gets healthy for the Lightning. Jan 20 - 2:37 AM

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Andrei Vasilevskiy is expected to play between the pipes on Thursday.

Vasilevskiy has lost his last five games. He has a 10-10-2 record, 2.93 GAA, and .906 save percentage in 24 contests this season.
Jan 19 - 3:20 PM

Andrei Vasilevskiy allowed two goals on 30 shots in Tampa's 3-1 loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets.

Vasilevskiy had a relatively good night, but still didn't manage to snap a personal losing streak that's now hit five games. He has a 10-10-2 record with a 2.93 goals-against-average and a .906 save percentage in 2016-17. His fantasy stock has taken a serious hit over the last few games, but his owners shouldn't throw in the towel on him just yet.
Jan 14 - 12:06 AM

Andrei Vasilevskiy will take on Columbus on Friday night.

Vasilevskiy comes in having lost four games in a row while allowing 20 goals against in that span. Suffice it to say, you may wish to find a more favorable matchup tonight.
Jan 13 - 6:08 PM

Andrei Vasilevskiy made 34 saves in Sunday's loss to the Penguins, fantasy owners should stop reading here.

Vasilevskiy allowed six goals on 40 shots against a hot Penguins squad, dropping the young star to 10-9-2 this year with a 2.97 goals against average and .904 save percentage. The 22-year-old has shown promise in the past, but his play lately has been disappointing.
Jan 8 - 9:49 PM

Andrei Vasilevskiy is Tampa's likely starter for Sunday's contest against the Penguins.

That said, Vasileevskiy seems mentally tired as he is carrying the load for an NHL team for the first time in his professional career due to the injury to Ben Bishop. Start him if you must but the Penguins could light him up.
Jan 8 - 10:47 AM

Andrei Vasilevskiy's gates were blown open on Saturday during the 4-2 loss to the Flyers.

The starting netminder made 40 saves, including all 10 asked of him during special teams. However he surrendered all four markers during the middle frame. The loss drops Vasilevskiy's record to 10-8-2 on the season, and 4-4-1 since taking over for the injured Ben Bishop.
Jan 7 - 4:52 PM

It'll be Andrei Vasilevskiy in net for the Lightning against the Flyers on Saturday afternoon.

The proverbial heir to Ben Bishop's throne in Tampa Bay has not quite been the brick wall in net hoped of him since Bishop went down on Dec. 20th. In eight games he's 4-3-1 with 24 goals against with an .883 save percentage.
Jan 7 - 12:04 PM

Andrei Vasilevskiy allowed five goals on 18 shots in Thursday's 6-1 loss to the Nashville Predators.

Vasilevskiy's recent struggles continued on Thursday night, as he gave up three goals or more for the fifth time in his last six outings and he's allowed 10 goals in his last two contests. He has a 10-7-2 record with a 2.75 goals-against-average and a .908 save percentage in 2016-17.
Jan 5 - 11:11 PM

Andrei Vasilevskiy will be the Lightning's starting goaltender on Thursday.

Vasilevskiy has allowed three or more goals in four of his last five games. He has a 2.63 GAA and .914 save percentage in 20 contests this season.
Jan 5 - 11:41 AM

Andrei Vasilevskiy allowed five goals on 33 shots in Tampa Bay's 6-4 loss to the Winnipeg Jets.

The Jets went into the third period with a 4-1 lead, but the Lightning were able to get it down to 5-4 late in the third period. Unfortunately for the Bolts, that's as close as they'd come to tying the game. The loss drops Vasilevskiy's record to 10-6-2 in 2016-17. He'll enter his next start with a 2.63 goals-against-average and a .914 save percentage.
Jan 3 - 11:54 PM

Andrei Vasilevskiy will get the nod for Tampa Bay on Tuesday night.

This will be his sixth straight start since Ben Bishop sustained a lower-body injury. He has three wins in his previous five outings and is coming off his best performance over that span when he stopped 26 of 27 shots against Carolina on Saturday.
Jan 3 - 1:25 PM

Andrei Vasilevskiy stopped 26 of 27 shots Saturday night as the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Carolina Hurricanes 3-1.

Vasilevskiy had his best game since scoring back-to-back shutouts against the New York Islanders and Philadelphia Flyers in mid-November. He scored a save percentage of .963 against the Canes, but came close in one other game against the Red Wings on December 20th.
Sat, Dec 31, 2016 09:40:00 PM

The Lightning will stick with Andrei Vasilevskiy against the Hurricanes on Saturday.

It's been a rough month for the heir-apparent to Tampa's crease. Vasilevskiy has gone 3-3-1 in nine games with a 25 goals against and an .883 save percentage.
Sat, Dec 31, 2016 01:50:00 PM

Andrei Vasilevskiy fell to the Maple Leafs in overtime 3-2 on Thursday night.

Tough break for the young netminder as Ondrej Palat had tied the game at two late in the third period. Vasilevskiy stopped 32 of 35 shots including eight of nine on special teams. The loss drops his record to 9-5-2 with a .915 save percentage and a 2.57 GAA.
Fri, Dec 30, 2016 01:49:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Steven Stamkos
2Tyler Johnson
3Valtteri Filppula
4Brian Boyle
5Gabriel Dumont
LW1Ondrej Palat
2Alex Killorn
3Vladislav Namestnikov
4Jonathan Drouin
5Cedric Paquette
6Michael Bournival
RW1Nikita Kucherov
2Ryan Callahan
3Brayden Point
4J.T. Brown
D1Victor Hedman
2Anton Stralman
3Jason Garrison
4Braydon Coburn
5Nikita Nesterov
6Andrej Sustr
7Luke Witkowski
G1Ben Bishop
2Andrei Vasilevskiy