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Nikita Kucherov
Nikita Kucherov
Right Wing  - TBL
Number: 86
Height: 5' 11"
Weight: 184
Shoots: Left
Born: Jun 17, 1993  (Age 22)
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Drafted: TBL / 2011 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 2nd (58th overall) PROSPECT BIO
2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs - Left Game 5 vs. Chicago with an undisclosed injury - Recorded a goal, an assist and a +2 rating in Game 2 vs. Chicago - Ranks second in the NHL for points (22) and tied for second for goals (10) - Scored his second overtime winning goal of the postseason in Game 3 vs. New York - Posted his second three-assist game of the postseason in Game 2 at New York First Round - 7 GP, 0G, 4A, 4 PTS, +5, 0 PIM Second Round - 6 GP, 6G, 1A, 7 PTS, +0, 0 PIM ECF - 7 GP, 3G, 5A, 8 PTS, +2, 12 PIM Stanley Cup - 5 GP, 1G, 2A, 3 PTS, +1, 2 PIM 2014-15 Regular Season - Set a new Lightning franchise record, and ranked tied for first in the NHL, with a +38 rating - Set career highs for games played (82), goals (29), assists (36) and points (64) - Recorded a four-game goal streak from Feb. 3-10, tying a career-long CAREER PLAYOFF HIGHS: Goals: 2 (3x, Last: 5/26/15 vs. NYR) Assists: 3 (2x, Last: 5/18/15 at NYR) Points: 3 (3x, Last: 5/18/15 at NYR) TOI: 25:57 (5/1/15 at MTL)