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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 - Logged 1:07 power-play TOI in Game 6 vs. PIT - Recorded third 3-point game of playoffs with 2 goals and an assist in Game 5 at PIT - Has tallied five assists and seven points over last three games - Second in NHL for goals (11) - Scored goals in 3-straight games to close Second Round vs. NYI - Scored 2 power-play goals in Game 4 at DET 2015-16 Regular Season - Led Bolts for scoring (30-36--66) and ranked second on team for goals and assists - Ranked T-19th in NHL for goals - 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 NHL CAREER PLAYOFF HIGHS: Goals: 2 (6x, Last: 5/22/16 at PIT) Assists: 3 (2x, Last: 5/18/15 at NYR) Points: 3 (5x, Last: 5/22/16 at PIT) TOI: 25:07 (5/1/15 at MTL)