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Encyclopedia > Alexei Semenov
Position Defense
Shoots Left
Height
Weight
6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
235 lb (107 kg)
NHL Team
F. Teams
Florida Panthers
Edmonton Oilers
Nationality Flag of Russia Russia
Born April 10, 1981,
Murmansk, U.S.S.R.
NHL Draft 36th overall, 1999
Edmonton Oilers
Pro Career 2002 – present

Alexei Semenov (born April 10, 1981 in Murmansk, Russia) plays defence in the National Hockey League. He was selected by the Edmonton Oilers in the second round of the 1999 NHL Entry Draft, 36th overall. The position an ice hockey player plays can be divided into three basic categories: Forwards Centre Wingers Defenceman Goaltender ... Defence (defense in the U.S.A.) in hockey is a player position with a primary responsibility to prevent the opposing team from scoring goals. ... A shot in ice hockey is an attempt by a player to score a goal by striking the puck with his stick in the direction of the net. ... “Stature” redirects here. ... Weight, in the context of human body weight measurements in the medical sciences and in sports is a measurement of mass, and is thus expressed in units of mass, such as kilograms (kg), or units of force such as pounds (lb). ... A foot (plural: feet or foot;[1] symbol or abbreviation: ft or, sometimes, ′ – a prime) is a unit of length, in a number of different systems, including English units, Imperial units, and United States customary units. ... An inch (plural: inches; symbol or abbreviation: in or, sometimes, ″ - a double prime) is the name of a unit of length in a number of different systems, including English units, Imperial units, and United States customary units. ... The metre (American English:meter) is a measure of length. ... The pound (abbreviations: lb or, sometimes in the United States, #) is a unit of mass (called weight in everyday parlance) in a number of different systems, including English units, Imperial units, and United States customary units. ... The U.S. National Prototype Kilogram, which currently serves as the primary standard for measuring mass in the U.S. It was assigned to the United States in 1889 and is periodically recertified and traceable to the primary international standard, The Kilogram, held at the Bureau International des Poids et... NHL can also be an abbreviation for National Historic Landmark or Non-Hodgkins lymphoma. ... The Florida Panthers are a professional ice hockey team based in the Ft. ... The Edmonton Oilers are a professional ice hockey team based in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. ... In English usage, nationality is the legal relationship between a person and a country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia. ... A childs first birthday party. ... is the 100th day of the year (101st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1981 (MCMLXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday (link displays the 1981 Gregorian calendar). ... Murmansk coin Murmansk (Russian: ; Finnish: (archaic); Northern Sami: ; Skolt Sami: ) is a city in the extreme northwest part of Russia with a seaport on the Kola Bay, 12 km from the Barents Sea on the northern shore of the Kola Peninsula, not far from Russias borders with Norway and... Soviet redirects here. ... The NHL Entry Draft is a collective meeting in which the franchises of the National Hockey League systematically select the rights to available amateur players who meet the eligibility requirements to play professional hockey in the NHL. // The first NHL Amateur Draft was held on June 5, 1963 at the... The 1999 NHL Entry Draft was held on June 26th at the FleetCenter in Boston, Massachusetts. ... The Edmonton Oilers are a professional ice hockey team based in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. ... is the 100th day of the year (101st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1981 (MCMLXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday (link displays the 1981 Gregorian calendar). ... Murmansk coin Murmansk (Russian: ; Finnish: (archaic); Northern Sami: ; Skolt Sami: ) is a city in the extreme northwest part of Russia with a seaport on the Kola Bay, 12 km from the Barents Sea on the northern shore of the Kola Peninsula, not far from Russias borders with Norway and... “NHL” redirects here. ... The Edmonton Oilers are a professional ice hockey team based in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. ... The 1999 NHL Entry Draft was held on June 26th at the FleetCenter in Boston, Massachusetts. ...


In 2001, he was awarded the Max Kaminsky Trophy as the best defenceman in the Ontario Hockey League. After playing three full seasons for the Oilers and their top farm club, the Hamilton Bulldogs, he was traded to the Florida Panthers for a conditional draft pick in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft on November 19, 2005. Upset at his assignment to the Rochester Americans at the start of the 2006-07 season, Semenov left Rochester after four games to play for Ufa Salavat Yulayev in Russia. His NHL rights will belong to Florida as long as he is playing in Russia. Semenov is known for registering one of the hardest, if not the hardest shot in the NHL, routinely clocking on and above 105 miles per hour. Year 2001 (MMI) was a common year starting on Monday (link displays the 2001 Gregorian calendar). ... The Max Kaminsky Trophy is awarded each year to the most outstanding defenceman in the Ontario Hockey League. ... OHL All-Star Game 2006 Opening Face Off. ... The Hamilton Bulldogs are an ice hockey team in the American Hockey League. ... The Florida Panthers are a professional ice hockey team based in the Ft. ... This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... A (sports) draft is a process by which professional sports teams select players not contracted to any team, often from colleges or amateur ranks. ... The 2006 NHL Entry Draft Logo. ... is the 323rd day of the year (324th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Rochester Americans are an ice hockey team in the American Hockey League. ...


On July 27,2007. Semenov signed a one-year contract with the San Jose Sharks. The San Jose Sharks are a professional ice hockey team based in San Jose, California, United States. ...


External link

  • Bio at TSN.ca

  Results from FactBites:
 
Edmonton Oilers: Alexei Semenov #5 (188 words)
Alexei made his NHL debut on December 29, 2002, against the Phoenix Coyotes.
Semenov is one of the best prospects in the Edmonton system and should soon become an NHL regular.
Nevertheless, the Oilers have a gem in Semenov.
Russian Hockey Prospects | RussianProspects.com | Alexei Semenov Florida Panthers NHL Russian Hockey Prospect Player ... (749 words)
Semenov broke his Russian contract in his return, but since there is no agreement between the NHL and Russian Super League, there is little Salavat can do in this case.
The Edmonton Oilers drafted Alexei in the 1999 NHL Entry Draft in the 2nd round, 36th overall.
Alexei will likely remain with Hamilton for most of the season, but may see some ice time in the NHL with the Oilers.
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