Boston Bruins
St. Louis Blues
Vladimir Sobotka
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VladimirSobotka
POSITION: Center
HEIGHT: 5' 10"
SHOOTS: Left
WEIGHT: 197
BIRTHDATE: 07/02/1987
AGE: 27
BIRTHPLACE: Trebic, CZE
DRAFTED: BOS: 2005-106 overall

- Played Apr. 11 in Buffalo after not dressing Apr. 9 vs. Montreal ...Had been recalled that morning from Providence/AHL for the sixth time this season ... Had 20-24=44 totals with 83 PIM in 44 AHL Bruins games.
- Has 1-3=4 totals with eight PIM in 24 Boston games this season with the goal scored Dec. 21 at St. Louis.
- His previous recalls were Oct. 14-Nov. 4 (0-0=0 in five games; DND for five games); Dec. 9-Jan. 9 (1-1=2 totals in ten games; DND for four games); Jan. 14-22 (0-1=1 in four games); Feb. 12-24 (0-1=1 totals in four games; DND for one game); and Feb. 27-28 (no game played).
Europe: Has played the last four seasons for both the Slavia and Slavia junior teams in his native Czech Republic...Had 28-31=59 totals with 151 PIM in 53 career junior games...Had 8-16=24 totals wtih 74 penalty minutes in 85 career Slavia games...International: Played for the Czech Republic team at the 2006 (2-2=4 totals with 33 PIM in six games) and 2007 (4-4=8 totals with 12 PIM in six games) World Junior Championships...Was named the Czech Republic’s Second Star at the end of the tournament by a panel of coaches.