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Japan Russia Denis Akimoto

a.k.a. "Denis Kurochkin"
#59 GKS Tychy / Poland - 19/20
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Last added: Matt Carr
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Mason McTavish 4 7 6 13
2. Joakim Kemell 4 3 6 9
3. Aatu Räty 4 3 6 9
4. Emil Andrae 4 3 4 7
5. Connor Bedard 4 3 4 7
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
30
Height
5'11" / 181 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
205 lbs / 93 kg
Shoots
L
Contract
-
Highlights
1-time Asia League Champion 1

Brother: Yuji Akimoto

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2006-07 SDYUSHOR Spartak Moskva MosJHL 7 0 2 2 12 - |
2007-08 Saitama Sakae High JPHS 93 21 38 59 114 - |
2008-09 Saitama Sakae High JPHS 77 24 48 72 107 - |
Japan U18 WJC-18 D1 5 0 1 1 10 -2 |
2009-10 Saitama Sakae High JPHS 49 9 22 31 46 - |
Japan U20 WJC-20 D1 5 0 0 0 6 -7 |
2010-11 Toyo Univ. JP-UNIV - - - - - - |
Japan U20 WJC-20 D1 5 1 0 1 0 -4 |
2011-12 Toyo Univ. JP-UNIV - - - - - - |
2012-13 Toyo Univ. JP-UNIV - - - - - - |
2013-14 Nippon Paper Cranes Asia League 14 1 2 3 16 3 | Playoffs 7 1 0 1 4 0
Japan WC D1A 5 1 1 2 0 1 |
2014-15 Nippon Paper Cranes Asia League 48 6 11 17 28 -10 |
2015-16 Nippon Paper Cranes Asia League 48 2 17 19 56 9 | Playoffs 5 0 1 1 6 -5
Japan (all) International 3 0 0 0 6 -2 |
2016-17 EHC Timmendorfer Strand 06 Germany3 41 11 19 30 101 - |
2017-18 Nippon Paper Cranes Asia League 22 5 8 13 20 -6 |
2018-19 Zaglebie Sosnowiec Poland 20 2 7 9 10 0 | Playoffs QC 3 0 0 0 2 -
Zaglebie Sosnowiec Poland Q - - - - - - | Qualification 3 0 0 0 0 -
2019-20 GKS Tychy Poland 25 5 6 11 43 0 | 0 0 0 0 0 -
Japan (all) International 3 1 0 1 2 -1 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2010-11 Japan Universiade - - - - - - |
2013-14 Japan Universiade 2 0 0 0 25 -1 |
2017-18 Nippon Paper Cranes Japan Cup 3 0 2 2 6 - |
2019-20 GKS Tychy Champions HL 6 1 1 2 0 -4 |
2020-21 Nikko Icebucks AL Japan Cup 10 2 2 4 16 16 |
2021-22 Yokohama Grits AL Japan Cup 21 3 6 9 74 -31 |
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AL Japan Cup 2 31 5 8 13 0.42 90 -15 | 0
Asia League 4 132 14 38 52 0.39 120 -4 | 2 12 1 1 2 0.17 10 -5
Champions HL 1 6 1 1 2 0.33 0 -4 | 0
Germany3 1 41 11 19 30 0.73 101 - | 0
International 2 6 1 0 1 0.17 8 -3 | 0
Japan Cup 1 3 0 2 2 0.67 6 - | 0
JP-UNIV 3 - - - - - - - | 0
JPHS 3 219 54 108 162 0.74 267 - | 0
MosJHL 1 7 0 2 2 0.29 12 - | 0
Poland 2 45 7 13 20 0.44 53 0 | 1 3 0 0 0 0.00 2 -
Poland Q 1 - - - - - - - | 1 3 0 0 0 0.00 0 -
Universiade 2 2 0 0 0 0.00 25 -1 | 0
WC D1A 1 5 1 1 2 0.40 0 1 | 0
WJC-18 D1 1 5 0 1 1 0.20 10 -2 | 0
WJC-20 D1 2 10 1 0 1 0.10 6 -11 | 0
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Strength
13
Puckhandling
13
Passing
13
Hitting
13

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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Yokuto Takami (F) 2008-2018 8 East Hokkaido Cranes, Japan, Japan U18, Japan U20, Toyo Univ.
Kotaro Yamada (D) 2008-2020 5 Japan, Japan (all), Japan U18, Japan U20
Mei Ushu (D) 2008-2018 5 East Hokkaido Cranes, Japan, Japan U18, Japan U20
Kenta Takagi (F) 2013-2020 5 East Hokkaido Cranes, Japan, Japan (all)

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Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
05/29/2020
05/29/2020 Confirmed GKS Tychy Nikko Icebucks
04/28/2019
04/28/2019 Confirmed Zaglebie Sosnowiec GKS Tychy
11/22/2018
11/22/2018 Confirmed Nippon Paper Cranes Zaglebie Sosnowiec
07/04/2017
07/04/2017 Confirmed EHC Timmendorfer Strand 06 Nippon Paper Cranes
08/07/2016
08/07/2016 Confirmed Nippon Paper Cranes EHC Timmendorfer Strand 06
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