Vasily Vladimirovich Koshechkin (Russian: Василий Владимирович Кошечкин; born 27 March 1983) is a Russian professional ice hockey goaltender. He currently plays for Metallurg Magnitogorsk in the Kontinental Hockey League.
27 March 1983|
Tolyatti, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
|Height||6 ft 7 in (201 cm)|
|Weight||231 lb (105 kg; 16 st 7 lb)|
HC Lada Togliatti
Ak Bars Kazan
233rd overall, 2002|
Tampa Bay Lightning
Koshechkin started his professional hockey career as the backup goaltender of Lada Togliatti, RSL. He took over as number-one goaltender in 2005–06 season, playing 41 out of 51 regular season games. With 3 goals against and 1 shutout in 3 games, he also actively contributed into the latest international achievement of his team, 2005–06 Continental Cup win. He had spent three seasons in Severstal Cherepovets before he moved to Metallurg Magnitogorsk.
|Men's ice hockey|
Olympic Athletes from Russia
During the 2006–07 season, Koshechkin was invited to represent the Russian national team. Koshechkin was named a reserve player for the 2010 Winter Olympics, though he didn't play in the tournament. He was next invited to the 2010 IIHF World Championship. He was a member of the Olympic Athletes from Russia team at the 2018 Winter Olympics.
|2007–08||Ak Bars Kazan||RSL||19||990||45||0||2.73|
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