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Andrew Raycroft : biography

May 4, 1980 -

Andrew Joseph Ernest Raycroft (born May 4, 1980) is a Canadian professional ice hockey goaltender currently playing for Hockey Milano Rossoblu of Serie A, the top Italian hockey league. Originally drafted by the Boston Bruins of the NHL 135th overall in 1998, he won the Calder Trophy with the club in 2004 as rookie of the year. Raycroft has also played for the Toronto Maple Leafs, Colorado Avalanche, Vancouver Canucks and, most recently, Dallas Stars.

Awards

OHL

  • Named to the First All-Star Team in 1999–2000.
  • Named the OHL Goaltender of the Year in 1999–2000.
  • Won the Red Tilson Trophy in 1999–2000.

CHL

  • Named to the First All-Star Team in 1999–2000.
  • Named CHL Goaltender of the Year in 1999–2000.

NHL

  • Played in the NHL YoungStars Game in 2003–04.
  • Won the Calder Trophy in 2003–04.
  • Named to the NHL All-Rookie Team in 2003–04.

Career statistics

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP W L T OT MIN GA SO GAA SV% GP W L MIN GA SO GAA SV%
1997–98 Sudbury Wolves OHL 33 8 16 5 1802 125 0 4.16 .890 2 0 1 89 8 0 5.39
1998–99 Sudbury Wolves OHL 45 17 22 5 2528 173 1 4.11 .897 3 0 2 96 13 0 8.12 .812
1999–00 Kingston Frontenacs OHL 61 33 20 5 3340 191 0 3.43 .918 5 1 4 300 21 0 4.20 .897
2000–01 Providence Bruins AHL 26 8 14 4 1459 82 1 3.37 .891
2000–01 Boston Bruins NHL 15 4 6 0 649 32 0 2.96 .890
2001–02 Providence Bruins AHL 56 25 24 6 3317 142 7 2.57 .916 2 0 2 119 5 0 2.52 .904
2001–02 Boston Bruins NHL 1 0 0 1 65 3 0 2.77 .897
2002–03 Providence Bruins AHL 39 23 10 3 2255 94 1 2.50 .917 4 1 3 264 6 1 1.36 .955
2002–03 Boston Bruins NHL 5 2 3 0 300 12 0 2.40 .918
2003–04 Boston Bruins NHL 57 29 18 9 3420 117 3 2.05 .926 7 3 4 447 16 1 2.15 .924
2004–05 Tappara SM-l 11 4 5 2 657 32 1 2.92 .912 3 0 2 104 11 0 6.34 .847
2005–06 Providence Bruins AHL 1 1 0 0 64 3 0 2.81 .870
2005–06 Boston Bruins NHL 30 8 19 2 1619 100 0 3.70 .879
2006–07 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 72 37 25 9 4108 205 2 2.99 .894
2007–08 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 19 2 9 5 964 63 1 3.92 .876
2008–09 Colorado Avalanche NHL 31 12 16 0 1722 90 0 3.14 .892
2009–10 Vancouver Canucks NHL 21 9 5 1 967 39 1 2.42 .911 1 0 0 25 1 0 2.40 .857
2010–11 Dallas Stars NHL 19 8 5 0 847 40 2 2.83 .910
2011–12 Dallas Stars NHL 10 2 8 0 529 31 0 3.52 .898
2011–12 Texas Stars AHL 21 9 10 1 1157 61 0 3.16 .891
2012–13 Milano Rossoblu ITL 42 20 22 0 2542 114 5 2.69 .918 6 2 4 296 18 0 3.66 .915
NHL totals 280 113 114 10 17 15192 732 9 2.89 .900 8 3 4 472 17 1 2.16 .922
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