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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
2016 Stanley Cup Playoffs - Tallied a goal in Game 1 vs. NYI - Scored two power-play goals in Game 4 at DEt - Tied for first in NHL for goals (6) - Recorded 2nd-straight 2-point game (goal, assist) in Game 2 vs. DET - Scored a pair of goals and had an assist in Game 1 vs. DET for the fourth 3-point night of his playoff career 2015-16 Regular Season - Led the Lightning for scoring (66 points) - Second on the Bolts for goals (30) and assists (36) - His 30 goals ranked tied for 19th in the NHL - Set career highs for goals and points and tied a career high for assists - His 19 multi-point games this season were tops on team and T-12th in NHL - Recorded separate eight-game point streaks from Dec. 15-Jan. 2 (3 goals, 9 assists) and Jan. 8-23 (6 goals, 5 assists) - Led Bolts for power-play points (25) and ranked T-14th in the NHL CAREER PLAYOFF HIGHS: Goals: 2 (5x, Last: 4/19/16 at DET) Assists: 3 (2x, Last: 5/18/15 at NYR) Points: 3 (4x, Last: 4/13/16 vs. DET) TOI: 25:07 (5/1/15 at MTL)