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Ivan Vishnevskiy
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Ivan Vishnevskiy

Chicago Blackhawks  Defenseman
BIRTHDATE: February 18, 1988  (AGE 27)
HEIGHT: 6' 0" BIRTHPLACE: Barnaul, Russia
WEIGHT: 193 DRAFTED: DAL / 2006 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 1st   (27th overall)
QMJHL All-Rookie Team (2006) QMJHL Second All-Star Team (2008) Traded to Atlanta by Dallas with Dallas' 4th round choice (Ivan Telegin) in 2010 Entry Draft for Kari Lehtonen, February 9, 2010. Traded to Chicago by Atlanta with Winnipeg/Atlanta's 2nd round choice (Adam Clendening) in the 2011 Entry Draft for Andrew Ladd, July 1, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Mytischi (KHL), May 17. 2011.
Quote of the Day

He stuck his neck out there for us. I don't know what's wrong with him, but you see he was in pain. But he went back in there. He's a tough guy. You've got to give him credit for helping the boys out.

— Panthers forward Brandon Pirri on goalie Roberto Luongo, who returned to game on Tuesday against Maple Leafs after leaving earlier in the contest with an injury