- Vladimir Vorobiev
Infobox Ice Hockey Player
Salavat Yulaev Ufa
HC Dynamo Moscow Severstal Cherepovets Ak Bars Kazan
league = KHL
position = Right Wing
shoots = Right
height_ft = 6
height_in = 3
weight_lb = 200
nationality = RUS
birth_date = Birth date and age|1972|11|2|mf=y
draft = 240th overall
draft_year = 1992
New York Rangers
career_start = 1992
Vladimir Vorobiev (b.
November 2, 1972in Cherepovets, Russia) is a professional ice hockeyforward. He was selected in the tenth round of the 1992 NHL Entry Draft, 240th overall, by the New York Rangers. The vast majority of his career has been spent in the Russian Super League, and he currently plays for Salavat Yulaev Ufain the Kontinental Hockey Leaguewhich replaced the RSL in 2008.
North American career
Vorobiev did not come to North America until five years after he had been drafted, for the
1996–97 NHL season. He split time between the Rangers, the Hartford Wolf Packand the Binghamton Rangersof the AHL. He was traded to the Edmonton Oilersand spent two seasons in their system, (playing only two games at the NHL level, despite scoring a goal in both games) before returning to Russia.
March 23, 1999- New York trades Vorobiev to Edmonton for Kevin Brown
*International Hockey League: 1995 (with Dynamo)
Russian Super League: 2005 (with Dynamo)
European Champions cup: 2006 (with Dynamo)
Russian Super League: 2006 (with Ak Bars)
European Champions cup: 2007 (with Ak Bars)
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