|Born||13 January 1997,|
|6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)|
201 lb (91 kg; 14 st 5 lb)
|NHL team||Philadelphia Flyers|
|NHL Draft||7th overall, 2015|
Ivan Vladimirovich Provorov (Russian: Иван Владимирович Проворов; born January 13th 1997) is a Russian professional ice hockey defenseman currently playing for the Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League (NHL).
Playing career[edit | edit source]
Provorov played with the Cedar Rapids RoughRiders in the United States Hockey League before he was selected in the CHL Import Draft 30th overall by the Brandon Wheat Kings. He opted to report to the Wheat Kings for the 2014–15 season on 14 August 2014.
Provorov won the WHL championship with the Brandon Wheat Kings in the 2015–16 season and was named WHL defenceman of the year. However, in the following 2016 Memorial Cup tournament the team failed to win a game. Provorov was also named the CHL Defenceman of the Year for the 2015–16 season.
After a good showing at the Flyers training camp the next season, he was added to the team and made his NHL debut on October 14th 2016 in Los Angeles against the Los Angeles Kings. He recorded his first NHL point, an assist, in the same game. Provorov scored his first NHL goal on November 23rd against Andrei Vasilevskiy of the Tampa Bay Lightning.
Career statistics[edit | edit source]
Regular season and playoffs[edit | edit source]
|2013–14||Cedar Rapids RoughRiders||USHL||56||6||13||19||32||—||—||—||—||—|
|2014–15||Brandon Wheat Kings||WHL||60||15||46||61||42||19||2||11||13||10|
|2015–16||Brandon Wheat Kings||WHL||62||21||52||73||16||21||3||10||13||14|
International[edit | edit source]
|Competitor for Russia|
|IIHF World Junior Championship|
Awards and honors[edit | edit source]
|Ed Chynoweth Cup||2015–16|||
|Bill Hunter Memorial Trophy||2015–16|||
References[edit | edit source]
- Travis Konecny, Ivan Provorov will make Flyers roster, Ron Hextall confirms. Philly.com (10 October 2016). Retrieved on 10 October 2016.
- Ivan Provorov draft prospect detail. National Hockey League (2015-06-26). Retrieved on 2015-06-26.
- Wheat Kings import on his way. Brandon Wheat Kings (2014-08-14). Retrieved on 2014-08-14.
- NHL Central Scouting final rankings. National Hockey League (2015-04-08). Retrieved on 2015-04-08.
- Flyers sign 2015 first round draft pick Ivan Provorov to an entry-level contract. Philadelphia Flyers (3 July 2015). Retrieved on 3 July 2015.
- Brandon Wheat Kings Win 2016 WHL Championship Series. Wester Hockey League (2016-05-04). Retrieved on 2016-12-05.
- Ivan Provorov named top WHL Defenseman. Philadelphia Flyers (2016-05-04). Retrieved on 2016-12-05.
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|Awards and achievements|
|Philadelphia Flyers' first round draft pick