Knights happy for goalie Bobkov

Igor Bobkov had one thing on his mind Thursday morning – sleep. The London Knights goaltender arrived back in town after coming off the bench midway through the second period to help spark Russia to a comeback 5-3 win over Canada in the world junior hockey final the night before in Buffalo. He dropped off

Russia’s Igor Bobkov Set To Take On The World at WJC

But the big London Knights goalie expects to be in the crease Boxing Day in Buffalo when the Russian world junior team takes on a Canadian squad eager to prove it has enough firepower. “All goalies want to start,” said the six-foot-six, 240-pound Anaheim Ducks prospect, who leaves Sunday to join a Russian pre-tourney camp

PuckAgency Prospect Report – Igor Bobkov, Russia

Goalie Born Feb 1 1991 – Magnitogorsk, Russia Height 6.04 – Weight 192 – Shoots L Drafted: Anaheim Ducks, 2009 NHL Entry Draft Round: Selected #76 overall (3rd Round) Currently Plays For: London Knights (OHL) …may have the best pure physical tools of any goaltender in the draft. At 6-4 and nearly 200 pounds, he’s