Ilya Sorokin

Age 26 Aug 4, 1995
Mezhdurechensk RUS
Goaltender shoots left
6'2" 188 cm
167 lbs 76 kg
ELC Signing Age 24
Waivers Signing Age 24
UFA Year 2023
Agent Daniel Milstein
Draft Year 2014
Drafted Overall 78
Draft Round 3
Draft Team New York Islanders

Transaction History
Oct 24, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin recorded a 42-save shutout in Sunday's 2-0 win over the Golden Knights.
Oct 24, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin will patrol the blue paint for Sunday's contest in Vegas, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
Oct 23, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin posted a 26-save shutout in Saturday's 3-0 win over the Coyotes.
Oct 23, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin will start between the pipes in Saturday's road game against Arizona, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
Oct 21, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin gave up three goals on 32 shots Thursday in a 3-2 overtime loss to Columbus.
Oct 21, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin will get the starting nod for Thursday's game in Columbus, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
Oct 19, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin stopped 39 of 40 shots Tuesday in a 4-1 win over Chicago.
Oct 19, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin will start between the pipes in Tuesday's road clash with Chicago, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
Oct 16, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin made 24 saves in a 5-1 loss to the Panthers on Saturday.
Oct 16, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin will be between the pipes Saturday in Florida, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
Oct 14, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin stopped 35 of 40 shots in Thursday's 6-3 loss to the Hurricanes.
Oct 14, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin will protect the road goal in Thursday's season opener versus the Hurricanes, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
Oct 9, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin will guard the cage in Saturday's home preseason clash with the Rangers, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
Oct 7, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Thursday's preseason game for Sorokin between the Islanders and Devils was canceled and will not be rescheduled, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
Oct 7, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin will protect the road goal in Thursday's preseason game versus the Devils, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
Oct 3, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin is expected to start the season opener in Carolina on Oct. 14, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
Sep 1, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin agreed to a three-year contract extension with the Islanders on Wednesday, Sportsnet's Chris Johnston reports. The deal carries a $4 million cap hit.
Jun 21, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin came off the bench to stop 19 of 24 shots in an 8-0 loss to Tampa Bay in Game 5 on Monday.
Jun 21, 2021 New York Islanders | Semyon Varlamov | Varlamov allowed three goals on 16 shots before being replaced by Ilya Sorokin in an 8-0 loss to Tampa Bay in Game 5 on Monday.
Jun 15, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin stopped all six shots he faced in Tuesday's 4-2 loss to Tampa Bay in Game 2.
May 29, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin yielded four goals on 39 shots in Saturday's 5-2 loss to the Bruins in Game 1. The fifth goal was an empty-netter.
May 29, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Per Andrew Gross of Newsday, Sorokin was the first goalie off the ice at morning skate, indicating he'll get the start in goal on the road in Saturday's Game 1 versus Boston.
May 26, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin stopped 34 of 37 shots Wednesday in a 5-3 win over the Penguins in Game 6.
May 26, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Per Arthur Staple of The Athletic, Sorokin was the first goalie off the ice at morning skate, indicating he'll guard the home cage in Wednesday's Game 6 versus the Penguins.
May 24, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin kicked out 48 of 50 shots in Monday's 3-2 double-overtime win over Pittsburgh in Game 5.
May 24, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin will get the starting nod for Game 5 in Pittsburgh on Monday, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
May 22, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin stopped 29 of 30 shots in a 4-1 win over Pittsburgh in Game 4 on Saturday.
May 22, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin will guard the home goal during Saturday's Game 4 versus the Penguins.
May 16, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin turned aside 39 of 42 shots in a 4-3 overtime win over Pittsburgh in Game 1 on Sunday.
May 16, 2021 New York Islanders | Cory Schneider | Schneider is dressed as Ilya Sorokin's backup for Sunday's Game 1 against the Penguins, as Semyon Varlamov (lower body) is out of the lineup, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
May 16, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin led the Islanders onto the ice for pregame warmups and will start Game 1 against Pittsburgh on Sunday, Wes Crosby of (NHL).com reports.
May 10, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin turned aside 10 of 11 shots after replacing Semyon Varlamov (undisclosed) to begin the third period of Monday's 3-2 overtime loss to the Bruins.
May 8, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin made 23 saves in a 5-1 win over the Devils on Saturday.
May 8, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin will start Saturday's game against New Jersey, Arthur Staple of The Athletic reports.
May 4, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin turned aside 28 of 31 shots Tuesday in a 4-3 shootout loss to the Sabres.
May 4, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin has been named the started Tuesday in Buffalo, Lance Lysowski of The Buffalo News reports.
Apr 27, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin stopped 32 of 33 shots Tuesday in a 1-0 loss to Washington.
Apr 27, 2021 New York Islanders | Cory Schneider | Schneider is backing up Ilya Sorokin on Tuesday against the Capitals, Stephen Whyno of the Associated Press reports.
Apr 27, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin will be between the pipes Tuesday against Washington, Stephen Whyno of the Associated Press reports.
Apr 24, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin made 24 saves in a 6-3 loss to the Capitals on Saturday.
Apr 24, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin will defend the home net in Saturday's game against the Capitals.
Apr 18, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin posted a 30-save shutout in Sunday's 1-0 overtime win over the Flyers.
Apr 18, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin will guard the road net in Sunday's game versus the Flyers, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
Apr 16, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin stopped 25 of 27 shots in Friday's 3-0 loss to the Bruins.
Apr 16, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin will guard the crease for Friday's road tilt in Boston, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
Apr 11, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin allowed two goals on 26 shots in Sunday's 3-2 overtime win over the Rangers.
Apr 11, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin will draw the start for Sunday's home contest against the Rangers, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
Apr 8, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin stopped 25 of 27 shots Thursday in a 3-2 shootout win over the Flyers.
Apr 8, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin will protect the home net in Thursday's game versus the Flyers.
Apr 3, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin made 30 saves in a 3-2 shootout win over the Flyers on Saturday. He stopped four snipers in the shootout.
Apr 3, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin will guard the home net in Saturday's game versus the Flyers, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
Mar 27, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin allowed four goals on just nine shots before being pulled in the second period of Saturday's 6-3 loss to Pittsburgh.
Mar 27, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin will defend the road goal in Saturday's game versus the Penguins, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
Mar 22, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin turned aside 36 of 37 shots Monday in a 2-1 overtime win over Philadelphia.
Mar 22, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin will be stationed between the pipes for Monday's road contest against the Flyers.
Mar 20, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin stopped 23 of 24 shots in Saturday's 6-1 win over Philadelphia.
Mar 20, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin will start between the pipes in Saturday's home game versus Philadelphia, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
Mar 14, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin turned aside 29 of 31 shots in a 3-2 shootout victory against New Jersey on Sunday.
Mar 14, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin will guard the road goal in Sunday's game versus the Devils, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
Mar 11, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin stopped 19 of 22 shots in Thursday's 5-3 win over the Devils.
Mar 11, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin will defend the home net in Thursday's game versus the Devils.
Mar 7, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin turned aside 24 shots in Sunday's 5-2 win over the Sabres.
Mar 7, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin will guard the home net in Sunday's game versus the Sabres, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
Mar 4, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin made 16 saves Thursday in a 5-2 win over Buffalo.
Mar 4, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin will tend the home twine in Thursday's game versus the Sabres, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
Feb 28, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin posted a 20-save shutout in Sunday's 2-0 win over the Penguins.
Feb 28, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin will defend the home net in Sunday's game versus the Penguins, Arthur Staple of The Athletic reports.
Feb 22, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin will get a start Saturday or Sunday versus the Penguins, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
Feb 22, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin was promoted from the taxi squad ahead of Monday's game versus the Sabres, Arthur Staple of The Athletic reports.
Feb 20, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin was designated for the taxi squad Saturday, Arthur Staple of The Athletic reports.
Feb 19, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin was promoted to the active roster Friday, CBS Sports reports.
Feb 18, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin will see more time between the pipes in the near future, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
Feb 18, 2021 Assigned New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin was assigned to the Islanders' taxi squad Thursday, Arthur Staple of The Athletic reports.
Feb 16, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin stopped all 20 shots he faced in Tuesday's 3-0 win over the Sabres.
Feb 15, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin is expected to be between the pipes for the Islanders in Buffalo on Tuesday, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
Feb 13, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin is expected to start Monday or Tuesday versus the Sabres, Arthur Staple of The Athletic reports.
Jan 31, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin turned aside 25 saves Sunday in a 4-3 overtime loss to the Flyers.
Jan 31, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin is patrolling the crease in Sunday's road contest against Philadelphia, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
Jan 31, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin was promoted from the taxi squad and is the likely starter for Sunday's road game against the Flyers, Arthur Staple of The Athletic reports.
Jan 30, 2021 Assigned New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin was assigned to the taxi squad Saturday, Arthur Staple of The Athletic reports.
Jan 30, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin is expected to start Saturday or Sunday in Philadelphia, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
Jan 29, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | The Islanders have promoted Sorokin from their taxi squad to their active roster, Arthur Staple of The Athletic reports.
Jan 28, 2021 Assigned New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | The Islanders reassigned Sorokin to the taxi squad Thursday, Arthur Staple of The Athletic reports.
Jan 24, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin made 22 saves Sunday in a 2-0 loss to the Devils.
Jan 24, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin will patrol the crease for Sunday's road contest against the Devils.
Jan 16, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin had 27 saves Saturday in his (NHL) debut, a 5-0 loss to the Rangers.
Jan 16, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin will start Saturday for the Islanders as they take on the Rangers, Arthur Staple of The Athletic reports.
Jan 7, 2021 New York Islanders | Semyon Varlamov | Varlamov will split his time in net with rookie Ilya Sorokin, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
Jan 4, 2021 New York Islanders | Ilya Sorokin | Sorokin will have several adjustments to make after coming to the Islanders from the KHL, Colin Stephenson reports.
Jul 14, 2020 New York Islanders | signed G Ilya Sorokin to a one-year, $2 million contract extension.
Jul 13, 2020 New York Islanders | signed G Ilya Sorokin to an entry-level contract.
2021-2022 Regular Season Stats

Ilya Sorokin
GP GAA SV% PIM GSAx GSAx/GP
New York Islanders 6 2.33 0.933 0 3.03
Ilya Sorokin Stats by Elite Prospects Ilya Sorokin Advanced Stats by
Career Stats
Season Team League GP GAA SV% PIM GSAx GSAx/GP Playoffs GP GAA SV% PIM
2012-2013 Kuznetskie Medvedi MHL 27 2.57 0.914 0 Playoffs 3 3.4 0.898 0
2012-2013 Metallurg Novokuznetsk KHL 5 2.77 0.919 0
2012-2013 Metallurg Novokuznetsk Nadezhda Cup 3 3.03 0.923 0
Draft Yr 2013-2014 Kuznetskie Medvedi MHL 4 2.69 0.917 0 Playoffs 2 4.04 0.800 0
Draft Yr 2013-2014 Metallurg Novokuznetsk KHL 27 2.9 0.911 0
Draft Yr 2013-2014 Metallurg Novokuznetsk Nadezhda Cup 1 2 0.947 0
2014-2015 Metallurg Novokuznetsk KHL 22 3.25 0.906 0
2014-2015 Russia U20 (all) International-Jr 6 2.82 0.000 0
2014-2015 Russia EHT 1 2 0.923 0
2014-2015 Russia (all) International 1 2 0.923 0
2014-2015 Russia U20 WJC-20 3 2.66 0.886 0
2014-2015 CSKA Moskva KHL 6 1.31 0.937 0
2014-2015 Kuznetskie Medvedi MHL 1 4 0.800 0
2014-2015 Krasnaya Armiya Moskva MHL 3 1.31 0.949 0 Playoffs 7 2.15 0.928 0
2015-2016 CSKA Moskva KHL 28 1.06 0.953 0 Playoffs 20 1.32 0.945 0
2015-2016 Zvezda Moskva VHL 1 2.01 0.917 0
2015-2016 Russia EHT 4 2.89 0.906 0
2015-2016 Russia WC 3 0 1.000 0
2015-2016 Russia (all) International 8 1.67 0.000 0
2016-2017 CSKA Moskva KHL 39 1.61 0.929 0 Playoffs 7 2.03 0.916 0
2016-2017 Russia EHT 5 0.000 0
2016-2017 Russia WC 2 0 1.000 0
2016-2017 Russia (all) International 7 0.000 0
2017-2018 CSKA Moskva KHL 37 1.59 0.931 0 Playoffs 18 1.52 0.930 0
2017-2018 Russia EHT 3 1.33 0.951 0
2017-2018 Russia OG 1 3 0.857 0
2017-2018 Russia (all) International 3 2.14 0.926 0
2018-2019 CSKA Moskva KHL 40 1.16 0.940 0 Playoffs 20 1.19 0.947 0
2018-2019 Russia EHT 4 1.65 0.931 0
2018-2019 Russia (all) International 4 0.000 0
2019-2020 CSKA Moskva KHL 40 1.5 0.935 0 Playoffs 4 0.73 0.966 0
2019-2020 Russia EHT 3 1.49 0.940 0
2019-2020 Russia (all) International 3 1.49 0.940 0
2020-2021 New York Islanders NHL 22 2.17 0.918 0 1.82 0.08 Playoffs 7 2.79 0.922 0
2021-2022 New York Islanders NHL 6 2.33 0.933 0 3.03
Ilya Sorokin Stats by Elite Prospects | Ilya Sorokin Advanced Stats by

Active Contract

Signing Team
Signing Date September 1, 2021
Signing Status RFA
Agent Daniel Milstein
Standard Contract | 3 Years $12,000,000 4.91% of cap space
2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Cap Hit $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000
UFA
AAV $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0 $0
Total Salary $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000
Minors Salary $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out Buy It Out Buy It Out

Contract History

Signing Team
Signing Date July 14, 2020
Signing Status RFA
Agent Daniel Milstein
Standard Contract | 1 Years $2,000,000 2.45% of cap space
2020-2021
Cap Hit $2,000,000
RFA
AAV $2,000,000
Performance Bonuses $0
Base Salary $1,000,000
Signing Bonuses $1,000,000
Total Salary $2,000,000
Minors Salary $2,000,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team
Signing Date July 13, 2020
Agent Daniel Milstein
Entry Level Contract | 1 Years $925,000 1.13% of cap space
2019-2020
Cap Hit $925,000
RFA
AAV $925,000
Performance Bonuses $0
Base Salary $925,000
Signing Bonuses $0
Total Salary $925,000
Minors Salary $70,000
Clauses
UFA Year