Radim Vrbata

Basics

Type: 
Out of Organization
Position: 
Right Wing
Shoots/Catches: 
Right
Height: 
6.01
Weight: 
190
Born: 
06/13/1983
Age: 
26
Hometown: 
Mlada Boleslav, CZE
Acquired: 
Signed as an unrestricted free agent July 1, 2008
Last Team: 
Phoenix (NHL)
Projects As: 
Top six winger
Depth Chart Weight: 
7

Draft Info

Draft Status: 
Drafted
Draft Year: 
1999
Draft Type: 
NHL Entry Draft
Drafted By: 
Colorado Avalanche
Round: 
7
Pick No.: 
212
Draft Team: 
Hull (QJMHL)

Contract

Contract Status: 
Signed
Waiver Status: 
Waiver Eligible
Signing Date: 
07/01/2008
Contract Length: 
3 years
Cap Number: 
$3 000 000
Contract End Year: 
2011
Contract End Status: 
UFA
Salary: 
$3 000 000
Salary: 
$3 000 000
Salary: 
$3 000 000

Bio

Awards: 

2000-01

  • QMJHL - First All-Star Team

Scouting Report

Strengths: 

Has tremendous hands and vision. Knows where to be in order to score goals. Takes punishment in order to make plays.

Weaknesses: 

Must continue to fill out his upper-body strength. Needs to prove he can win the battles along the boards in the NHL.

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