Name Sergei Ogorodnikov
|Playing career |
Height 1.82 m
|Born January 21, 1986 (age 29)
Irkutsk, Russian SFSR (1986-01-21) |
Weight 187 lb (85 kg; 13 st 5 lb)
KHL team Former teams Avtomobilist Yekaterinburg CSKA Moscow Salavat Yulaev Ufa Metallurg Novokuznetsk HK Gomel
NHL Draft 82nd overall, 2004 New York Islanders
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Sergei Ogorodnikov (born January 21, 1986 in Irkutsk, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union) is a Russian professional ice hockey center. He currently plays for Avtomobilist Yekaterinburg in the Kontinental Hockey League.
Ogorodnikov was primarily raised in various Moscow based hockey schools including HC Dynamo Moscow and HC CSKA Moscow. He was also a longtime member of Russia’s U20 and U18 national Team Russia squads. The New York Islanders drafted him 82nd overall in the 2004 NHL Entry Draft. The young forward came over to North America during the summer of 2006. After spending the season in the minor leagues with ECHL’s Pensacola Ice Pilots and AHL’s Bridgeport Sound Tigers, he headed back to Russia, where he has played since.