|6 ft 1 in (0 m)|
190 lb (86 kg)
|Salavat Yulaev Ufa|
HC Dynamo Moscow
|Born||February 12 1981,|
Moscow, Soviet Union
|NHL Draft||11th overall, 1999|
|Pro Career||2000 – present|
Oleg Dmitrievich Saprykin (Russian: Олег Дмитриевич Сапрыкин; born February 12, 1981) is a Russian professional ice hockey player. Saprykin currently plays for the Salavat Yulaev Ufa of the Kontinental Hockey League.
Playing career[edit | edit source]
Saprykin was drafted by the Calgary Flames in the first round (11th overall) in 1999. He played a total of five seasons with the Calgary Flames before being traded along with Denis Gauthier to the Phoenix Coyotes on 26 August 2004 in exchange for Daymond Langkow.
Awards[edit | edit source]
1999–2000 - WHL - West Second All-Star Team
1998–1999 - WHL - West Second All-Star Team
International play[edit | edit source]
Saprykin played for the CSKA Moscow hockey club from 1997–98, until he played in the WHL with the Seattle Thunderbirds. He returned to his old hockey club, CSKA Moscow, during the 2004–05 NHL lockout and for the 2008-09 KHL season. Saprykin was a member of Team Russia in the 2009 IIHF World Championships, which went on to win the gold medal.
International statistics[edit | edit source]
|Senior int'l totals||16||5||6||11||6|
[edit | edit source]
- Oleg Saprykin's career stats at The Internet Hockey Database
- Oleg Saprykin's NHL player profile
- Oleg Saprykin - player profile and career stats at European Hockey.Net
|Calgary Flames' first round draft pick
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