Rob McVicar

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Rob McVicar
Born January 15, 1982 (1982-01-15) (age 32)
Hay River, NT, CAN
Height 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Weight 201 lb (91 kg; 14 st 5 lb)
Position Goaltender
DEL team Hamburg Freezers
Played for NHL
Vancouver Canucks
AHL
Manitoba Moose
ECHL
Columbia Inferno
Victoria Salmon Kings
Utah Grizzlies
Elmira Jackals
CHL
Arizona Sundogs
Oddset Ligaen
TOTEMPO HvIK
NHL Draft 151 overall, 2002
Vancouver Canucks
Playing career 2003–present

Robert McVicar (born 15 January 1982 in Hay River, Northwest Territories[1]) is a professional ice hockey goalie with one game of NHL experience. He is currently a goaltender for the Hamburg Freezers of the German Hockey League.

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McVicar grew up in Brandon, Manitoba, where he played junior hockey for the Brandon Wheat Kings of the WHL for the four seasons 1999-2000 to 2002-2003[2]. He was the 151st overall pick of the Canucks in the 2002 NHL Entry Draft[2]. For most of three seasons, from 2003-2004 to 2005-2006, McVicar played in the AHL for the Manitoba Moose; with the exception of 19 games played in the ECHL with the Columbia Inferno during the 2003-2004 season; 33 games played in the ECHL with the Victoria Salmon Kings during the 2005-2006 season; and one game played in the NHL with the Vancouver Canucks during the 2005-2006 season[2]. In McVicar's only NHL appearance, on 1 December 2005 against the Edmonton Oilers, he played 3 minutes without facing a shot.

During the 2006-2007 season he played in the ECHL with the Utah Grizzlies, and during the 2007-2008 season he played in the CHL with the Arizona Sundogs[2]. He signed with TOTEMPO HvIK for the 2008-2009 season.

On 2 February 2009 McVicar joined the Hamburg Freezers. His contract was confirmed after bankruptcy from Totempo.[3]

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