DENVER (AP) _ The Colorado Avalanche recalled goaltender Vitaly Kolesnik from their AHL affiliate in Lowell, Mass., on Tuesday.

Kolesnik, a native of Kazakhstan, was 10-8-0 at Lowell with a 2.80 goals-against average, .916 save percentage and two shutouts.

He will be available for the Bruins-Avalanche game Wednesday.