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Al Montoya
Al Montoya
Goaltender  - WPG
Number: 35
Height: 6' 2"
Weight: 203
Catches: Left
Born: 13 Feb 1985  (Age 29)
Birthplace: Chicago, IL, United States
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Drafted: NYR / 2004 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 1st (6th overall)
2011-12: Was the Islanders opening-night starting goaltender on Oct. 8 vs. FLA... Earned his
first win in his second-straight start on Oct. 10 vs. MIN... Made a career-high 47 saves on
51 shots on Nov. 10 at COL... Suffered a head injury at WPG on Dec. 20, returning on Jan. 17
at WSH after missing 12 games.

2010-11: Led Islanders goalies in wins (9) and goals against average (2.39) in 20
appearances as a rookie after being acquired from PHX on Feb. 9… Began his sixth
professional season with the San Antonio Rampage (AHL), where he posted an 11-8-0 record
with a 3.19 GAA and .891 save percentage... Assigned to the Bridgeport Sound Tigers (AHL)
upon being acquired by NYI on Feb. 9… Recalled from BRI on Feb. 11…Made his NYI debut in
relief on Feb. 13 at BUF, earning the win…Posted a 35-save shutout in his first start on Feb.
19 vs. LA… Appeared in 20 of NYI final 27 games.

2009-10: Went 4-7-1 with a 3.19 GAA and a .904 sv% in 14 games for SAN (AHL)… Earned
his first AHL victory of the season on Oct. 2 vs. TEX… Made his 4,000th AHL save on Nov.
24 vs. MIL.

2008-09: Recorded a shutout in his NHL debut with PHX on Apr. 1, making 23 saves vs. COL
in 3-0 win... Became the first goalie in PHX franchise history to record a shutout in his NHL
debut... Went 3-1-0 with a 2.08 GAA and a .925 sv% in the final five games of the season
with PHX… Posted a 7-17-2 record with SAN (AHL), showing a 3.23 GAA and a .890 sv%... Was
recalled by PHX on Mar. 23… Made 40 saves for PHX in a 4-1 win at SJ on Apr. 9.

2007-08: Split his third professional season between the Hartford Wolf Pack and San
Antonio, posting a combined 24-14-3 record… Went 16-8-3 with a 2.54 GAA and a .908 sv%
in 31 appearances with HAR before being traded from the NYR to PHX on Feb. 26... Went on
to play in 14 games with SAN, going 8-6-0 with a 2.59 GAA and a .912 sv%... Made 31 stops
in his first shutout of season on Mar. 29 vs. PEO… Finished tied for third in AHL in shutouts
with six (one off the league lead), fifth in GAA and tied for fifth in wins… Earned Rbk X-Pulse/
AHL Goaltender of the Month honors for the month of February (5-2-0, 1.37 GAA, .946 sv%,
1 shutout).

2005-06:
Had an All-Star rookie AHL season with Hartford, posting a 23-9-1 record with
a 2.61 GAA and a .907 SV%... Earned the win in his pro debut on Oct. 8 vs. Manchester (22
saves)… Won seven straight starts from Oct. 28-Dec. 23… Set a Hartford single-game record
with 51 saves on Oct. 29 vs. Bridgeport (3-2 win)… Registered his first shutout on Jan. 13 vs.
Hershey, making 31 saves and contributing two assists… Played for the Planet USA All-Stars
in the 2006 Rbk Hockey AHL All-Star Classic in Winnipeg, MB on Feb. 1.

SCHEDULE

HOME
AWAY
PROMOTIONAL

STANDINGS

WESTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 z - ANA 82 54 20 8 266 209 116
2 y - COL 82 52 22 8 250 220 112
3 x - STL 82 52 23 7 248 191 111
4 x - SJS 82 51 22 9 249 200 111
5 x - CHI 82 46 21 15 267 220 107
6 x - LAK 82 46 28 8 206 174 100
7 x - MIN 82 43 27 12 207 206 98
8 x - DAL 82 40 31 11 235 228 91
9 PHX 82 37 30 15 216 231 89
10 NSH 82 38 32 12 216 242 88
11 WPG 82 37 35 10 227 237 84
12 VAN 82 36 35 11 196 223 83
13 CGY 82 35 40 7 209 241 77
14 EDM 82 29 44 9 203 270 67

STATS

2013-2014 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
B. Wheeler 82 28 41 4 69
B. Little 82 23 41 8 64
D. Byfuglien 78 20 36 -20 56
A. Ladd 78 23 31 8 54
O. Jokinen 82 18 25 -8 43
M. Frolik 81 15 27 8 42
E. Kane 63 19 22 -7 41
M. Scheifele 63 13 21 9 34
T. Enstrom 82 10 20 -9 30
J. Trouba 65 10 19 4 29
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
A. Montoya 13 8 3 .920 2.30
O. Pavelec 22 26 7 .901 3.01