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237. Tomas Vokoun

From the Czech Republic, Tomas Vokoun had a fantastic career in the NHL, most notably with the Nashville Predators where he had three straight seasons where he finished in the top ten in Vezina Trophy voting with a 10th, 8th and 4th place finish in the 2003/04, 04/05 and 06/07 respectively.  The year after the two-time NHL All-Star would play for the Florida Panthers and would lead the league in Goalie Point Shares.

Vokoun was not blessed in the National Hockey League with a lot of support up front as he only was in the playoffs three times but he was a two-time World Hockey Championship Gold Medalist with the Czech Republic and also won a Bronze Medal in both the Olympics and World Cup.

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  • Country of Origin: Karlovy Vary, Czechoslovakia
  • Eligible Since: Friday, 01 January 2016
  • Position: Goalie
  • Played For: Florida Panthers, Montreal Canadiens, Nashville Predators, Pittsburgh Penguins, Washington Capitals
  • Non-NHL Teams: Team Czech Republic (Olympics 2006 & 2010; World Cup of Hockey 2004; World Hockey Championship 2003, 2004, 2005 & 2010)
  • Major Accolades and Awards:

    All-Star (2) (2004 & 2008)

    Stanley Cup Rings (None)

    Most Goalie Point Shares (1) (2008)

    World Hockey Championship Gold Medal (2) (Czech Republic 2005 & 2010)

    Olympic Bronze Medal (1) (Czech Republic, 2006)

    World Cup of Hockey Bronze Medal (1) (Czech Republic, 2004)

Should Tomas Vokoun be in the Hall of Fame?

Definitely put him in! - 33.3%
Maybe, but others deserve it first. - 0%
Probably not, but it wouldn't be the end of the world. - 16.7%
No opinion. - 0%
No way! - 50%
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