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Washington Capitals Eastern Conference Metropolitan Division
Ilya Samsonov • #30 • G
Status:Off season
Ht/Wt:6'3", 200 lbs.
Born:Feb 22, 1997 (22 yrs) in Magnitogorsk, RUS
Experience:0 years
Drafted:Drafted by Washington in 2015 (1/22).
Catches:L
Scouting Report
Has tremendous size for the goaltending position, which National Hockey League teams look for more and more these days. Displays excellent athleticism in the crease area and is a very good reactionary goalkeeper. Is good at playing his angles. In order to maximize his NHL output, he must improve his rebound control and game-to-game consistency. Also, he must adjust to the tendencies of North American shooters, as well as adjust to the smaller rinks of the National Hockey League.
Long Range Potential: Big, talented goaltender with good upside.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
WJC-A Media - All-Star Team 2016-17
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