Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Sebastien Charpentier
Sebastien Charpentier played junior with Laval, Val d'Or and Shawinigan, and became part of the exceptional export of outstanding goaltenders from the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League. In his final junior season, playing with Shawinigan, Sebastien led the league in games (62) and wins (37).

Born in Drummondville, Quebec April 18, 1977, Sebastien Charpentier was the Washington Capitals' fourth selection in the 1995 Entry Draft. After spending four seasons honing his skills, which included the 1997-98 season when he led the ECHL's Hampton Roads Admirals to a championship, Charpentier was summoned to the parent Capitals during 2001-02 season, making his NHL debut in a victory over Buffalo on April 12, 2002.

Over the course of the next two seasons, Sebastien backed-up Olaf Kolzig, while seeing some action with the AHL's Portland Pirates.


REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP W L T SO Avg GP W L T SO Avg
1991-92 Drummondville QAHA 14 2 2.42
1992-93 Drummondville QAHA 20 7 1.80
1993-94 Magog Cantonniers QAAA 24 14 5 1 1 3.16
1994-95 Laval Titan QMJHL 41 25 13 1 2 2.75 16 9 4 0 3.04
1995-96 Laval Titan QMJHL 18 4 10 0 0 6.17
1995-96 Val-d'Or Foreurs QMJHL 33 21 9 1 1 2.73 12 7 5 0 3.62
1996-97 Shawinigan Cataractes QMJHL 62 37 17 4 1 3.04 4 2 1 0 3.99
1997-98 Portland Pirates AHL 4 1 3 0 0 2.61
1997-98 Hampton Roads Admirals ECHL 43 20 16 6 0 2.86 18 14 4 1 1.93
1998-99 Portland Pirates AHL 3 0 3 0 0 3.34
1998-99 Quad City Mallards UHL 6 0 0 0 0 0.00
1999-00 Portland Pirates AHL 18 10 4 3 0 2.77 3 1 1 0 2.96
2000-01 Portland Pirates AHL 34 16 16 1 1 3.43 1 0 1 0 1.76
2001-02 Washington Capitals NHL 2 1 1 0 0 2.46
2001-02 Portland Pirates AHL 49 20 18 10 3 2.67
2002-03 Washington Capitals NHL 17 5 7 1 0 2.79
2002-03 Portland Pirates AHL 12 3 7 2 2 2.31
2003-04 Washington Capitals NHL 7 0 6 0 0 3.41
2004-05
2005-06 HK MVD Moscow Region Russia 38 1 2.39 4 0 4.10
2006-07 Vityaz Chekhov Russia 37 3 2.60 2 0 5.00
NHL Totals 26 6 14 1 0 2.93


ECHL - Playoff MVP (1998) Missed majority of 2003-04 due to leg injury suffered in practice, November 3, 2003.
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