2007-08 REGULAR SEASON NOTES:
- Reassigned to Worcester on Feb. 18
- Recalled from Worcester on Feb. 8.
- Overall in Worcester, he posted a 4-4-1 record with a .906 save percentage and a 2.94 goals against average
- Assigned to Worcester (AHL) on Jan. 8
- Made first home appearance in relief of Nabokov on Dec. 8 vs. Buffalo, playing the third period and allowing three goals
- Spent Nov. 19 - Nov. 26 in Worcester (AHL) on a conditioning assignment. He posted a 1-1-1 record with a 3.57 goals against average and a .903 save percentage.
- Relieved Nabokov on Oct. 26 at Detroit, allowing one goal on nine shots.
- Saw his first NHL action on Oct. 7 at Colorado. He played the final 11:47 of the game, stopping both shots he faced
2006-07 REGULAR SEASON NOTES:
- Spent the season in Worcester (AHL)br>
- Loves fast cars, particularly BMW's
WHAT THEY'RE SAYING:
- You don't have a lot, when we grew up, Patzold said. I remember one Christmas my sister and I shared a chocolate bar. It was a big thing for us. But I was lucky that I had hockey because it provided me some good opportunities. Oakland Tribune 9/18/07