Nikita Zadorov

Player Facts
  • Position
    D
  • Height
    6'5" / 196 cm
  • Weight
    229 lbs / 104 kg
  • Shoots
    L
  • Contract
    18/19

Zadorov projects as a two-way, all-around defenseman. He has a hard shot from the point, lays open ice hits and uses his premier size all over the ice. He's an average skater, but can rush the puck. (EP, 2013)

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2011-12 Krasnaya Armiya Moskva MHL 41 2 4 6 63 20 | Playoffs 8 0 0 0 8 2
Russia U17 WHC-17 5 0 3 3 8 |
Russia U18 WJC-18 6 2 0 2 4 4 |
2012-13 London Knights OHL 63 6 19 25 54 33 | Playoffs 20 2 4 6 36 5
2013-14 London Knights OHL 36 11 19 30 43 30 | Playoffs 9 4 5 9 12 -1
Buffalo Sabres NHL 7 1 0 1 4 -4 |
Russia U20 WJC-20 7 4 1 5 6 4 |
2014-15 Buffalo Sabres NHL 60 3 12 15 51 -10 |
2015-16 Colorado Avalanche NHL 22 0 2 2 12 -5 |
San Antonio Rampage AHL 52 10 19 29 90 -9 |
2016-17 Colorado Avalanche NHL 56 0 10 10 73 -20 |
2017-18 Colorado Avalanche NHL 77 7 13 20 103 4 | Playoffs 6 1 2 3 32 1
2018-19 Colorado Avalanche NHL - - - - - |
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Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2007-08 CSKA Moskva QC Int PW - - - - - |
2011-12 Krasnaya Armiya Moskva JCWC 2 0 0 0 4 0 |
2012-13 London Knights M-Cup 5 2 0 2 2 1 |
Russia U18 Hlinka Memorial 4 0 3 3 0 0 |
Russian Selects Jr Super Series 1 0 0 0 0 1 |
2013-14 London Knights M-Cup 3 0 0 0 4 -2 |
Russian Selects Jr Super Series 1 0 3 3 0 1 |
Player Career Totals
League GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 52 10 19 29 0.56 90 -9 |
Hlinka Memorial 4 0 3 3 0.75 0 0 |
JCWC 2 0 0 0 0.00 4 0 |
Jr Super Series 2 0 3 3 1.50 0 2 |
M-Cup 8 2 0 2 0.25 6 -1 |
MHL 41 2 4 6 0.15 63 20 | 8 0 0 0 0.00 8 2
NHL 222 11 37 48 0.22 243 -35 | 6 1 2 3 0.50 32 1
OHL 99 17 38 55 0.56 97 63 | 29 6 9 15 0.52 48 4
QC Int PW 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 |
WHC-17 5 0 3 3 0.60 8 0 |
WJC-18 6 2 0 2 0.33 4 4 |
WJC-20 7 4 1 5 0.71 6 4 |
Career Highlights
Season
Awards by season
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
09/15/2017
09/15/2017 Extension Colorado Avalanche Colorado Avalanche
06/27/2015
06/27/2015 Confirmed Buffalo Sabres Colorado Avalanche
09/25/2013
09/25/2013 Confirmed London Knights Buffalo Sabres
Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 2012, 1 #4 overall by CSKA Moskva in the KHL Draft

Drafted 2012, 1 #9 overall by London Knights in the CHL Import Draft

2013 NHL Entry Draft: Ranked #11 by Future Considerations