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Radim Vrbata  #17

Vancouver Canucks  Right Wing
NUMBER: 17 BIRTHDATE: June 13, 1981  (AGE 34)
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Mlada Boleslav, Czech Republic
WEIGHT: 194 DRAFTED: COL / 1999 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 7th   (212th overall)
2015 PLAYOFFS CAREER PLAYOFF HIGHS MOST GOALS IN A GAME: 1 - Apr. 17 vs CGY 1 - 7x - Latest Apr. 17 vs CGY MOST ASSISTS IN A GAME: 1 - Twice - Latest Apr. 23 vs CGY 1 - 9x - Latest Apr. 19 at CGY MOST POINTS IN A GAME: 1 - 3x- Latest Apr. 23 vs CGY: 0-1-1 2 - 3x - Latest Apr. 29/12 vs NSH: 1-1-2 HAT TRICKS: GAME-WINNING GOALS: 1 - Apr. 25/10 at DET POWER PLAY GOALS: 3 - Latest Apr. 27/12 vs NSH SHORTHANDED GOALS: RECENT MILESTONES
QMJHL First All-Star Team (2001) Traded to Carolina by Colorado for Bates Battaglia, March 11, 2003. Signed as a free agent by Liberec (CzRep), September 4, 2004. Traded to Chicago by Carolina for Chicago's 4th round choice (later traded to St. Louis - St. Louis selected Cade Fairchild) in 2007 Entry Draft, December 29, 2005. Traded to Phoenix by Chicago for Kevyn Adams, August 11, 2007. Signed as a free agent by Tampa Bay, July 1, 2008. Assigned to Mlada Boleslav (CzRep) by Tampa Bay, December 9, 2008. Loaned to Liberec (CzRep) by Mlada Boleslav (CzRep), January 29, 2009. Traded to Phoenix by Tampa Bay for Todd Fedoruk and David Hale, July 21, 2009. Signed as a free agent by Mlada Boleslav (CzRep-2), November 1, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Vancouver, July 3, 2014.
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It's very special, obviously; there is draft day and then there's the day that you sign your first deal. It's been a crazy couple of weeks and I'm very honored to be able to do that."

— Edmonton Oilers center Connor McDavid on signing his first professional contract