Radim Vrbata

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Birthday
13, 1981
Birthplace
Czech Republic
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
13, 1981 (age 38)
Birthplace
Czech Republic

About

NHL winger who began his career with the Colorado Avalanche in 2001. He has also played for the Vancouver Canucks, Chicago Blackhawks, Carolina Hurricanes, Phoenix Coyotes and Tampa Bay Lightning.

Before Fame

He was playing for the Hull Olympiques of the QMJHL when he was selected 7th overall by the Avalanche in the 1999 NHL Draft.

Trivia

He helped the Czech national team win gold at the 2005 World Championships in Vienna.

Family Life

His brother David also became a professional hockey player.

Associated With

He was teammates with captain Shane Doan on the Coyotes from 2009 to 2014.