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Oleg Tverdovsky

Born:May 18, 1976Draft:1994 Ducks 2nd Overall
Hometown:Donetsk, UkrainePosition:Defense
Known For:Shoots:Left
National Team:RussiaCurrent Team:Retired

Oleg Fedorovych Tverdovsky (born May 18, 1976) is a Russian former professional ice hockey defenseman who played professionally from 1994 to 2013. He played in the National Hockey League (NHL) with the Mighty Ducks of AnaheimWinnipeg JetsPhoenix CoyotesNew Jersey DevilsCarolina Hurricanes, and Los Angeles Kings and in the Russian Superleague (RSL)/Kontinental Hockey League (KHL) with Avangard Omsk, Salavat Yulayev Ufa, and Metallurg Magnitogorsk.

Oleg Tverdovsky Statistics

Trade Tracker

DateTraded FromTraded WithTraded ToTraded For
February 7, 1996Anaheim DucksThird-Round Pick
(Per-Anton Lundstrom)
Chad Kilger
Winnipeg Jets 1990-96 Primary LogoFourth-Round Pick
(Kim Staal)
Teemu Selanne
Marc Chouinard
June 26, 1999Arizona CoyotesAnaheim DucksFirst-Round Pick
(Scott Kelman)
Travis Green
July 6, 2002Anaheim DucksMaxim Balmochnykh
Jeff Friesen
New Jersey DevilsMike Commodore
Jean-Francois Damphousse
Igor Pohonka
Petr Sykora
September 29, 2006Carolina HurricanesJack JohnsonLos Angeles KingsEric Belanger
Tim Gleason

Deeper Dive


  • IIHF European Juniors Silver Medal (1993, 1994)
  • IIHF World Juniors Bronze Medal (1994)
  • NHL All-Star Game (1997)
  • Olympic Games Bronze Medal (2002)
  • Stanley Cup Winner (2003, 2006)
  • RSL Champion (2004, 2008)
  • RSL Most Valuable Player (2004)
  • IIHF World Championships Gold Medal (2009)
  • KHL Gagarin Cup (2011)