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Ilya Igorevich Sorokin (Russian: Илья Игоревич Сорокин; born 4 August 1995) is a Russian professional ice hockey goaltender for CSKA Moscow of the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL). Sorokin was selected by the New York Islanders in the third round (78th overall) of the 2014 NHL Entry Draft.

Ilya Sorokin
Ilya Sorokin (cropped).jpg
Born (1995-08-04) 4 August 1995 (age 24)
Mezhdurechensk, Russia
Height 6 ft 2 in (188 cm)
Weight 172 lb (78 kg; 12 st 4 lb)
Position Goaltender
Catches Left
KHL team
Former teams
CSKA Moscow
Metallurg Novokuznetsk
National team  Russia
NHL Draft 78th overall, 2014
New York Islanders
Playing career 2012–present

Playing careerEdit

Sorokin made his KHL debut playing with Metallurg Novokuznetsk during the 2012–13 season.[1] Sorokin continued his KHL career with CSKA Moscow by signing a three-year contract in 2017.[2] In 2019, Sorokin won the Gagarin Cup with CSKA Moscow, also earning the honor of Gagarin Cup Playoffs MVP.

International playEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Kontinental Hockey League – Official Website – KHL.RU – official site – Players". en.khl.ru. Retrieved 7 July 2014.
  2. ^ "Report: Sorokin extends deal to remain in KHL". SNY. 3 July 2017. Retrieved 10 June 2019.

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