Position: Right Wing
Height/Weight: 6-3/200 pounds
Born: June 7, 1997
Birthplace: Togliatti, Russia
Acquired: Drafted in the 1st round (12th overall) of the 2015 NHL Draft
Playing for the Texas Stars of the AHL in his second full season in North America.
Made the jump to North America in 2016-17, registering 27 points (12 goals, 15 assists) in 57 games for the Texas Stars of the AHL. Made his NHL debut in the regular season finale for the Dallas Stars, recording no points. He played for Russia at the 2017 World Junior Championship, picking up seven points (four goals, three assists) in seven games. Scored the overtime winner in the bronze medal game at the tournament. Played in the KHL in 2015-16, recording five points (four goals, one assist) in 47 games. Also, tallied six points (four goals, two assists) in seven games in Russian juniors during 2015-16 season.
Speedy, skilled winger who is especially impressive driving the net off the rush. Has a good shott that he can get off quickly. Ability to finish has been inconsistent. Possesses good size and strength and can play with a bit of an edge. Responsible defensively.
“He’s got great speed. He’s a big man, big body. His speed is as good as anybody. He gets on pucks. He uses his speed to intercept pucks. You go down there and watch him play, and a lot of times you’ll see him get two or three breakaways in a game.” – Dallas Stars GM Jim Nill
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|2013-2014||Lada Togliatti U18||Russia U18||4||5||1||6||4|||||Playoffs||7||8||5||13||4|
|Russia U18 |WJAC-19|||WJAC-19||5||3||1||4||2||||
|Russia U18 (all)||International-Jr||12||7||1||8||33||||
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