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Ilya Bryzgalov
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Born January 13, 1973 (1973-01-13) (age 47)
Togliatti, Russian SFSR, URS
Height 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight 198 lb (90 kg; 14 st 2 lb)
Position Goaltender
Catches Left
NHL team
Former teams
Minnesota Wild
Anaheim Ducks
Phoenix Coyotes
Philadelphia Flyers
Edmonton Oilers
National team Flag of Russia.svg Russia
NHL Draft 44th overall, 2000
Mighty Ducks of Anaheim
Playing career 1999–present

Ilya Nikolayevich Bryzgalov (Илья Николаевич Брызгалов in Russian; born June 22, 1980 in Togliatti, Russian SFSR, URS) is a Russian professional ice hockey goaltender. He currently plays for the Minnesota Wild of the National Hockey League (NHL).

Bryzgalov has also played for the Anaheim Ducks/Mighty Ducks of Anaheim for 5 seasons, the Phoenix Coyotes for 4 seasons, the Philadelphia Flyers for 2 seasons, and the Edmonton Oilers for 20 games. He was drafted by the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim with the 44th overall pick in the 2000 NHL Draft. He won the Stanley Cup with the Anaheim Ducks on June 6, 2007.

On March 4, 2014, the Oilers traded Bryzgalov to the Minnesota Wild for a fourth-round draft pick.

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