|Born||January 15, 1982
Hay River, NT, CAN
|Height||6 ft 4 in (193 cm)|
|Weight||201 lb (91 kg; 14 st 5 lb)|
|DEL team||Hamburg Freezers|
Victoria Salmon Kings
|NHL Draft||151 overall, 2002
Robert McVicar (born 15 January 1982 in Hay River, Northwest Territories) is a Canadian retired professional ice hockey goaltender with one game of NHL experience. He is currently a goaltender for the Hamburg Freezers of the German Hockey League.
Playing career[change | change source]
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. He was the 151st overall pick of the Canucks in the 2002 NHL Entry Draft. 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. 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. He signed with TOTEMPO HvIK for the 2008-2009 season.
References[change | change source]
- "Hockey News Player Profile: Robert McVicar". Hockey News.com. Retrieved March, 7 2010. http://forecaster.thehockeynews.com/hockeynews/hockey/player.cgi?2792.
- "Rob McVicar's Player Profile". NHL.com. http://www.nhl.com/ice/player.htm?id=8469750.
- "Freezers verpflichten Torhüter Rob McVicar" (in German). Hamburg Freezers. 2009-02-02. http://www.hamburg-freezers.de/cgi-bin/adframe/de/news/detail.html?ADFRAME_MCMS_ID=1037. Retrieved 2009-02-02.