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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 stopped all 22 shots as Russia defeated Slovakia 6-0 Saturday at the 2017 World Hockey Championship.
Vasilevskiy has two shutouts and a .953 save percentage at the tournament so far. He will be the starter for the Lightning next season barring an injury. He was 23-17-7 this season with a 2.61 GAA and a .917 save percentage. Expect more from the 22-year-old netminder in 2017-18 with a healthier Lightning lineup. May 14 - 11:12 AM

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Andrei Vasilevskiy made 26 saves on 28 shots in a 4-2 win over Buffalo in the season finale on Sunday.

Vasilevskiy finished the year strong with three straight wins. The 22-year-old went 23-17-7 this year with a 2.61 goals against average and .917 save percentage.
Apr 10 - 1:09 AM

Andrei Vasilevskiy will get the start Sunday against the Sabres.

He was first off the ice during Sunday morning's practice. Vasilevskiy is coming off a 4-2 win over the Canadiens Friday night.
Apr 9 - 10:50 AM

Andrei Vasilevskiy turned aside 27 of 29 shots in Friday's 4-2 win over the Montreal Canadiens.

Tampa Bay was the only thing with something to play for in this game and it showed from the beginning. Vasilevskiy was pretty solid, but he did allow a shorthanded goal to Artturi Lehkonen from a weird angle. Vasilevskiy has now rattled off back-to-back wins over Toronto and Montreal. He has a 22-17-7 record with a 2.62 goals-against-average and a .917 save percentage. The win allows the Lightning to stay in the hunt for a Wild Card spot. Tampa Bay needs to beat Buffalo on Sunday and they have to hope that Toronto loses both their games this weekend.
Apr 7 - 11:01 PM

As was expected, Andrei Vasilevskiy will be in net against Montreal on Friday.

Tampa is a desperate team, so expect them to come out with a great effort if they want to steal a playoff slot away from Toronto this weekend. Vasilevskiy is 1-0-1 with five goals against this season against the Canadiens.
Apr 7 - 6:23 PM

Andrei Vasilevskiy is expected to take on Montreal on Friday night.

The young netminder has picked up three of four possible standings points against Montreal this season. He's allowed five goals on 58 combined shots, which amounts to a .914 save percentage.
Apr 7 - 6:07 PM

Andrei Vasilevskiy stopped 26 of 27 shots in a 4-1 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Thursday night.

Faced with a must win situation, Vasilevskiy stood tall in goal all night and led his team to victory. His play has really taken off since Bishop was traded to the Kings and the Lightning will need him to continue his strong play if they want to make the playoffs. The win improves his record to 21-17-7 on the year. The Lightning must feel great about their goaltending situation for the next 10+years.
Apr 6 - 10:34 PM

Andrei Vasilevskiy will be in the crease Thursday night.

Vasilevskiy was the first goaltender off the ice following the morning skate and he'll get the nod in a must-win game for the Lightning against Toronto. He has a 2.67 GAA and .915 save percentage in 47 games this season.
Apr 6 - 12:06 PM

Andrei Vasilevskiy allowed three goals on 37 shots in Tuesday's 4-0 loss to the Boston Bruins.

Vasilevskiy blanked the Bruins in the first period, but he gave up two goals in the second frame and one more in the third. The loss puts a serious dent in Tampa Bay's chances of making the playoffs. Vasilevskiy now has 20-17-7 record with a 2.67 goals-against-average and a .916 save percentage.
Apr 4 - 10:11 PM

Andrei Vasilevskiy will start Tuesday against Boston.

Vasilevskiy has posted a 3-0-1 record in his last four outings. He has 20 wins with a 2.66 goals-against average and a .915 save percentage in 46 appearances this campaign.
Apr 4 - 4:36 PM

Andrei Vasilevskiy gave up two goals in a 2-1 overtime loss to the Canadiens Saturday night.

Vasilevskiy didn't get the win, but he was impressive nonetheless. He faced 36 shots and made 34 saves for a percentage of .944. This was the 19th time this season that Vasilevskiy had a save percentage greater than .940.
Apr 2 - 12:00 AM

Andrei Vasilevskiy faces Montreal on Saturday.

The young netminder has fared far better against Eastern foes this season. He's posted a 16-10-4 record with a .924 save percentage and a 2.46 GAA.
Apr 1 - 12:58 PM

Andrei Vasilevskiy stopped 31 of 34 shots in a 5-3 win over the Detroit Red Wings on Thursday.

After dropping three straight earlier last week, Vasilevskiy has responded by winning his last three and putting the Lightning in a nice spot for the final wild card position in the Eastern Conference. Vasilevskiy improved his record to 20-16-6 with a 2.68 and .915 save percentage with the win. The Lightning are shaping into a tough matchup if they do indeed sneak into the playoffs.
Mar 30 - 10:35 PM

Andrei Vasilevskiy will take on Detroit on Thursday.

The young starter has allowed four goals in four of his last five starts, winning his previous two. However, it's worth noting that he's posted a 7-3-1 record with a .923 save percentage and just 26 goals against during the month of March.
Mar 30 - 5:46 PM

Andrei Vasilevskiy will probably play between the pipes on Thursday.

Vasilevskiy was the first goalie off the ice, which is usually a good indication of who the starter will be. He has a 2.67 GAA and .915 save percentage in 44 contests this season.
Mar 30 - 11:36 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Steven Stamkos
2Tyler Johnson
3Cedric Paquette
4Yanni Gourde
5Anthony Cirelli
LW1Ondrej Palat
2Alex Killorn
3Vladislav Namestnikov
4Chris Kunitz
5Dennis Yan
RW1Nikita Kucherov
2Brayden Point
3Ryan Callahan
4J.T. Brown
5Gabriel Dumont
D1Victor Hedman
2Anton Stralman
3Braydon Coburn
4Jake Dotchin
5Dan Girardi
6Andrej Sustr
7Slater Koekkoek
8Jamie McBain
9Mikhail Sergachev
G1Andrei Vasilevskiy
2Peter Budaj