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Ilya Samsonov

Born:February 22, 1997Draft:2015 Capitals #22 Overall
Hometown:Magnitogorsk, RussiaPosition:Goaltender
Known For:Catches:Left
National Team:RussiaCurrent Team:Washington Capitals

Ilya Alexeyevich Samsonov (Russian: Илья Алексеевич Самсонов; born 22 February 1997) is a Russian professional ice hockey goaltender for the Washington Capitals of the National Hockey League (NHL).

Ilya Samsonov Washington Capitals
Ilya Samsonov, Washington Capitals (Jess Starr/The Hockey Writers)

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Achievements

  • U20 WJC All-Star Team (2017)
  • U20 WJC Bronze Medal (2017)
  • U20 WJC Top 3 Player on Team Russia (2017)
  • U20 WJC Silver Medal (2016)
  • KHL Gagarin Cup Champion (2016)
  • U18 WJC Best Goaltender (2015)
  • U18 WJC Top 3 Player on Team Russia (2015)

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