Evgeni Nabokov

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Evgeni Nabokov
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Born July 25, 1975 (1975-07-25) (age 38)
Ust-Kamenogorsk, U.S.S.R.
Height 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight 200 lb (91 kg; 14 st 4 lb)
Position Goaltender
Catches Left
NHL team
Former teams
New York Islanders
San Jose Sharks
National team Flag of Russia.svg Russia 
Flag of Kazakhstan.svg Kazakhstan
NHL Draft 219th overall, 1994
San Jose Sharks
Playing career 1995–present

Evgeni Viktorovich Nabokov (Russian: Евге́ний Ви́кторович Набо́ков) (born July 25, 1975 in Ust-Kamenogorsk, U.S.S.R., now Kazakhstan), is a professional ice hockey goaltender for the New York Islanders of the National Hockey League.

He was drafted by the San Jose Sharks with the 219th overall pick in the 1994 NHL draft. He played 10 seasons with the Sharks and was signed by the Detroit Red Wings. He never played a game for the the Red Wings and was placed on waivers. He was claimed off waivers by the New York Islanders on January 22, 2011.

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