Semyon Varlamov RUMORS & NEWS

  • Avs expect Varlamov will ‘be fully healthy next year’

    Pro Hockey Talk "Almost lost in their disastrous campaign is the fact that, in late January, the Avs shut down No. 1 netminder Semyon Varlamov so he could have season-ending groin surgery. To hear GM Joe Sakic explain it, the move was designed so Varlamov could get a head start on next season. “I expect him..." February 16

  • How do you solve a problem like Semyon Varlamov?

    Denver Post "Calvin Pickard was back in the Avalanche net Wednesday night and made 38 saves in a 3-2 loss to the Vancouver Canucks, with 21-year-old Spencer Martin backing him up after getting consecutive starts in the home-and-home set with the San Jose Sharks. It’s the final game for the Avalanche before..." January 26

  • Avalanche’s Semyon Varlamov will undergo season-ending surgery

    Denver Post "Avalanche goalie Semyon Varlamov will undergo hip surgery in Vail Thursday, and his 2016-17 season is over. The operation is an attempt to eliminate the troublesome groin muscle issues that periodically have plagued Varlamov in recent years and made him unavailable to the Avalanche for several..." January 26

  • Colorado Avalanche shut down Semyon Varlamov through all-star break

    Sportsnet "When it rains, it pours. The Colorado Avalanche, currently last place in the NHL, will be without goaltender Semyon Varlamov at least through the all-star break at the end of January. Varlamov has a groin injury after allowing five goals on 26 shots against the Chicago Blackhawks Tuesday..." January 18

  • Avalanche goalie Semyon Varlamov making progress … slow progress, but progress nonetheless

    Denver Post "Avalanche coach Jared Bednar Friday said that goaltender Semyon Varlamov, who hasn’t been available since a Dec. 22 loss to Toronto because of groin muscle issues, is making progress toward a return. “We expect him back on the ice (with the team) in the next couple of days,” Bednar said after..." December 31

  • Varlamov ‘day-to-day’ with groin injury; Avs recall Martin

    Pro Hockey Talk "Colorado Avalanche coach Jared Bednar announced on Tuesday afternoon that goalie Semyon Varlamov is out on a “day-to-day” basis after tweaking his groin. With Varlamov sidelined, that means the Avalanche will have to recall goaltender Spencer Martin from the San Antonio Rampage of the American..." December 13

  • Colorado Avalanche uncertain on how it will use Semyon Varlamov, Calvin Pickard in goal

    Denver Post "In an 82-game NHL season, a solid backup goalie typically gets 20-30 starts, and that number usually depends on how much work or rest the No. 1 goalie desires. For the Avalanche this season, it’s all up in the air for a variety of reasons. Russian Semyon Varlamov, 28, is still Colorado’s No. 1..." September 23