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July 26, 1978 |
Moscow, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
|Height||6 ft 5 in (196 cm)|
|Weight||229 lb (104 kg; 16 st 5 lb)|
Atlant Moscow Oblast
New York Islanders
|NHL Draft||65th overall, 1996
|Olympic medal record|
|Men's Ice hockey|
|Bronze||2002 Salt Lake City||Team|
Oleg Vladimirovich Kvasha (Russian: Олег Владимирович Кваша; born July 26, 1978) is a Russian professional ice hockey forward currently playing for Barys Astana of the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL).
Kvasha was chosen in the third round, 65th overall, by the Florida Panthers in the 1996 NHL Entry Draft. On June 24, 2000, he was dealt by the Panthers to the New York Islanders with winger Mark Parrish for goaltender Roberto Luongo and center Olli Jokinen. After playing with the Islanders for five seasons, Kvasha was traded along with a conditional fifth round draft pick to the Phoenix Coyotes for a third round pick in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft on March 9, 2006.
Kvasha was linked to Swedish team Modo, according to Poffa.
|Junior Int'l totals||13||6||2||8||8|
|Senior Int'l totals||7||0||1||1||0|
- Oleg Kvasha's career statistics at The Internet Hockey Database
- Oleg Kvasha profile at Eurohockey.com
- Oleg Kvasha's player profile at NHL.com
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