Sergei Gonchar
current status: Unrestricted Free Agent (Group III)
Birth Date:April 13, 1974 (41 years old)
Place of Birth:Chelyabinsk, RUS
Experience:20 years
Drafted:Drafted by Washington in 1992 (1/14).
Scouting Report
Assets: Was a great an asset on the power play. Had size, hockey sense and a wicked point shot. Made crisp, precise passes to get out of the defensive zone. Put up excellent numbers. Was a great PP QB.
Flaws: Didn't use his body nearly enough, and could be guilty of lazy play on occasion. Because he saw a lot of ice time, and was getting on in years, he became more of an injury risk with time.
Career Potential: Savvy, excellent offensive defenseman.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NHL Stanley Cup 2008-09 (Pittsburgh)
NHL Second All-Star Team 2002-03, 2001-02
NHL Named to play in the NHL All-Star Game 2007-08, 2002-03, 2001-02, 2000-01
Olympic Olympic Silver Medal 1998 (Russia)
Olympic Olympic Bronze Medal 2002 (Russia)

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