Last Game: Jan. 25 vs. PHI, 4 GA, 60:00, 22 shots 2003-04 Notes: * Reassigned to AHL Portland Feb. 2 after being recalled Jan. 6 (also recalled Nov. 4 and reassigned Dec. 14). * Started Jan. 25 vs. PHI for first action since Dec. 6 at LA and first start since Nov. 26 at BUF. * Named to the PlanetUSA AHL All-Star Team Jan. 8 for the 2004 Pepsi AHL All-Star Classic Feb. 8-9 in Grand Rapids, Mich. * In two stints with the Pirates, went 8-3-3 with a 1.42 GAA (second in AHL), a .952 save % (first in AHL) and five shutouts (first in AHL). * Helped Portland post an eight-game unbeaten streak (5-0-3-0) prior to his last recall, stopping 243 of 251 shots while posting four shutouts in his last six starts. * Made his first NHL start and collected his first NHL victory in a 4-1 win Nov. 24 at DET, making 38 saves. Became the first Slovakian goalie to win an NHL game. * Made his NHL debut Nov. 14 vs. TB, entering in the third period of a 5-2 loss. Stopped all seven shots. Became only the second Slovakian goalie to play in the NHL (NSH's Jan Lasak). 2002-03 Highlights: * Went 8-11-4 in 24 games with AHL Portland while posting two shutouts and appearing in one playoff game. * Has represented his native Slovakia during the 2002 Winter Olympics and the 2002-03 World Championships, winning a gold medal during the 2002 World Championships. 2002-03 Season (AHL Portland): 24 games, 8-11-4, 2.17 GAA, 2 SO, 49 GA, 1,355 min.