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Nikita Kucherov
Nikita Kucherov
Right Wing  - TBL
Number: 86
Height: 5' 11"
Weight: 178
Shoots: Left
Born: Jun 17, 1993  (Age 22)
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Drafted: TBL / 2011 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 2nd (58th overall) PROSPECT BIO
2015-16 - Took four shots Feb. 8 at OTT - Had two assists Feb. 5 vs PIT for team-leading 14th multi-point game of season - Scored 20th goal (PP, GW) Jan. 21 vs. CHI - Had second 8-game point streak of season (Jan. 8-23) - Scored two goals Jan. 17 vs. FLA (3rd multi-goal game of season) - Bolts scoring leader (45 points) - First (tie) on Bolts for goals (21) - Second on Bolts for assists (24) and shots (127) - Had Bolts season-best 8-game point streak (Dec. 15-Jan. 2) - Tied career-best with 3 points (1 goal, 2 assists) Nov. 21 vs. ANA 2014-15 - Set career highs for goals (29), assists (36) and points (65) - One of four Bolts to skate in all 108 games (regular season and postseason) - Ranked first (tie, Max Pacioretty) in NHL with +38 rating 2013-14 - Skated in 52 games, posting 9 goals and 18 points - Scored first career goal in NHL debut Nov. 25 vs. NYR, becoming seventh player in Bolts history to score in debut Career - Represented Russia at 2012 and 2013 WJCs and 2011 U-18 Worlds