- Is the first goaltender in franchise history to start a season 7-0.
- Giguere's seven-game win streak is a new career high.
- Is tied with Ken Dryden for 44th place on the all-time wins list (258).
- Is tied with Tom Barrasso and Sean Burke for 37th place on the NHL’s all-time shutout list (38).
- Ranks 45th all-time in appearances (583).
- Among active netminders, is sixth in games, seventh in shutouts and ninth in wins.
- Opened the year by winning each of his first five starts, allowing just five goals total in those five victories (1.00 GAA, .970 Sv%).
- Recorded two shutouts in his first three starts, becoming the first netminder in Avalanche/Nordiques history to post two shutouts in his first three games of a season.
- Giguere and Semyon Varlamov were named the NHL's Second Stars for the week ending Oct. 13.
- In his first start of the year, Oct. 10 at Boston, Jiggy stopped all 39 shots in a 2-0 victory over the Bruins.
QMJHL Second All-Star Team (1997) AHL All-Rookie Team (1998) Harry ``Hap'' Holmes Memorial Award (AHL fewest goals against) (1998) (shared with Tyler Moss) Conn Smythe Trophy (2003)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (2009)
Transferred to Carolina after Hartford franchise relocated, June 25, 1997. Traded to Calgary by Carolina with Andrew Cassels for Gary Roberts and Trevor Kidd, August 25, 1997. Traded to Anaheim by Calgary for Anaheim's 2nd round choice (later traded to Washington Washington selected Matt Pettinger) in 2000 Entry Draft, June 10, 2000. Signed as a free agent by Hamburg (Germany), January 31, 2005. Traded to Toronto by Anaheim for Vesa Toskala and Jason Blake, January 31, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Colorado, July 1, 2011.