Varlamov charged with assault

Updated: November 22, 2013

Denver, CO ( – Colorado Avalanche goaltender Semyon Varlamov
has been formally charged with assault in a domestic violence incident by the
Denver District Attorney.

The 25-year-old Varlamov was charged on Friday with one count of third-degree
assault, a misdemeanor. He was arrested last month after he allegedly
assaulted his girlfriend at their Denver home on Oct. 30.

Varlamov was released from custody on a $5,000 bond and is scheduled to appear
in Denver County court on Dec. 2.

The Russian has compiled an 11-5-0 record with a 2.23 goals-against average
and a .931 save percentage this season, his third with the Avalanche.