Peter Budaj
POSITION: Goaltender
HEIGHT: 6' 1"
BIRTHDATE: 18/09/1982
AGE: 33
BIRTHPLACE: Banská Bystrica, SVK
DRAFTED: COL: 2001-63 overall
OHL Second All-Star Team (2002) Signed as a free agent by Montreal, July 1, 2011. Traded to Winnipeg by Montreal with Patrick Holland for Eric Tangradi, October 5, 2014.
- Obtained his 1st start of the season on Jan. 30 at OTT
- Won his 1st game of the season on Feb. 16 vs. PHI
- Stopped 19 shots for his 1st career shutout with the Canadiens on Feb. 18 vs. CAR
- Won his 3rd game of the season on March 3 at BOS
- Recorded his 4th win of the season on March 10 at FLA
- Set a new personal-high with an 8-game win streak (Feb. 16 to April 27).


Played his 1st game with the Canadiens on October 24 against Florida, stopping 29 shots.

Won his 1st game with the Canadiens on November 12 at Nashville.

Stopped 28 shots for his 2nd win of the season (4-1) on Januaray 15 against the New York Rangers.

Recorded one assist on January 20 at Pittsburgh.

Recorder one assist on March 17 against the New York Islanders.

Stopped 14 shots for his 4th win of the season and tallied 1 assist on April 4 against Tampa Bay.

Made 30 saves for his 5th win of the season on April 7 against Toronto.


Started 10 consecutive games for the Avalanche from Oct. 21 to Nov. 17, posting a 6-3-1 record with a 2.62 GAA and a .914 Sv%.

Became the third goaltender in Avalanche franchise history to reach 100 wins on April 1 in Phoenix, joining Patrick Roy (262) and Dan Bouchard (107).

Became the first Slovakian-born goaltender in NHL history to reach 100 victories.