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Herbert Vasiljevs | Winger

Team: Vancouver Canucks
Age / DOB:  (42) / 5/27/1976
Ht / Wt:  5'11" / 185
Drafted: 1996 / UDFA / FLA

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Herbert Vasiljevs scored once in a 4-2 loss to the Czech Republic on Friday.
The former Vancouver Canuck, albeit briefly in the 2001-02 season, scored in the second period to tie the game at two. At the age of 37, this is probably Vasiljevs last Olympic Games but with teammate Sandis Ozolinsh playing at the age of 41, you never know what will happen in South Korea for the 2018 Olympics. Former Florida Panther Jacob Sprukts opened the scoring for Latvia with a power play goal. Fri, Feb 14, 2014 05:16:00 AM

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Herbert Vasiljevs scored a goal in Latvia's 3-2 shootout loss to Finland on Monday.

Krisjanis Redlihs also scored a gaol in the losing effort. Mikelis Redlihs, Andris Dzerins, Martins Cipulis, and Georgijs Pujacs each assisted on one of Latvia's two goals.
Mon, May 2, 2011 04:58:00 PM

Herbert Vasiljevs recorded one assist in Latvia's 5-2 loss to the Czech Republic Friday night.

Vasiljevs, who broke Evgeni Nabokov's shutout bid in Latvia's 8-2 loss to Russia on Tuesday, reached the scoresheet for a second straight game, with an assist. Girts Ankipans and Kristaps Sotnieks scored the two Latvia goals, closing within a pair of goals in the second period, and pushing the Czech's before eventually surrendering an empty-net goal to seal the 5-2 loss.
Fri, Feb 19, 2010 10:21:00 PM

Herbert Vasiljevs broke Evgeni Nabokov's shutout bid in the third period as Latvia fell 8-2 to Russia on Tuesday.

It was the opening game of the Olympics for both teams. Vasiljevs last played in the NHL in the 2001-02 season when he returned to Europe to continue his career. The 33-year-old plays in Germany where he had 47 points in 43 games. Girts Ankipans also scored for Latvia.
Wed, Feb 17, 2010 06:26:00 AM

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