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Russia Nikita Zaitsev

a.k.a. "Nikita Zaytsev"
#22 Ottawa Senators / NHL - 22/23
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GP
G
A
TP
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5
0
0
0
-5
10
0
1
1
-6
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Database: 982 644 players
Last added: Lillian Gogan
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Ty Voit 25 7 36 43
2. Logan Morrison 22 12 24 36
3. Deni Goure 25 16 19 35
4. Pavel Mintyukov 25 12 23 35
5. Colby Barlow 22 19 15 34
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
31
Height
6'2" / 188 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
194 lbs / 88 kg
Nation
Shoots
R
Contract
23/24
Cap Hit
$4,500,000 Powered by
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Highlights
1-time U20 WJC Gold Medal 1
1-time U18 WJC Silver Medal 1
2-time World Championship Bronze Medal 2
2-time KHL First All-Star Team 2
1-time World Championship All-Star Team 1

Zaitsev plays a smart two-way game. He is a fine passer and has a good shot from the point. Could improve his physical game and add some bulk.

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2008-09 MHC Krylya Russia2 8 0 0 0 0 -4 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 2 -1
MHK Krylia Sovetov Moskva-2 Russia4 23 5 12 17 24 - |
Russia U18 WJC-18 7 1 4 5 14 7 |
2009-10 Sibir Novosibirsk KHL 40 0 1 1 6 -10 |
Sibirskie Snaipery Novosibirsk MHL 4 0 1 1 2 2 |
Russia U20 WJC-20 6 0 0 0 4 1 |
2010-11 Sibir Novosibirsk KHL 39 0 2 2 12 5 | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 2 -4
Zauralie Kurgan VHL 0 0 0 0 0 0 | Playoffs 4 0 2 2 4 0
Sibirskie Snaipery Novosibirsk MHL 4 1 2 3 0 1 |
Russia U20 WJC-20 6 0 0 0 0 -2 |
2011-12 Sibir Novosibirsk KHL 53 1 3 4 28 4 |
Sibirskie Snaipery Novosibirsk MHL 4 4 0 4 0 3 | Relegation 1 0 0 0 10 0
2012-13 Sibir Novosibirsk KHL 49 7 11 18 41 -7 | Playoffs 7 1 0 1 8 -4
Russia WC 3 1 0 1 0 1 |
Russia (all) International 5 1 0 1 0 2 |
2013-14 CSKA Moskva KHL 33 4 8 12 18 1 | Playoffs 4 1 1 2 27 0
Russia (all) International 11 0 0 0 2 - |
2014-15 CSKA Moskva KHL 57 12 20 32 31 27 | Playoffs 16 1 7 8 2 6
Russia (all) International 3 0 0 0 0 - |
2015-16 CSKA Moskva “A” KHL 46 8 18 26 20 21 | Playoffs 20 4 9 13 10 7
Russia WC 10 1 3 4 2 12 |
Russia (all) International 18 1 3 4 6 8 |
2016-17 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 82 4 32 36 38 -22 | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 0 -4
Russia WCup 4 0 2 2 2 3 |
Russia (all) International 7 0 2 2 2 2 |
2017-18 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 60 5 8 13 31 8 | Playoffs 7 0 2 2 2 -3
Russia WC 8 0 8 8 0 8 |
Russia (all) International 8 0 8 8 0 - |
2018-19 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 81 3 11 14 18 2 | Playoffs 7 0 0 0 2 -3
Russia WC 10 2 2 4 0 6 |
Russia (all) International 12 2 2 4 2 8 |
2019-20 Ottawa Senators NHL 58 1 11 12 22 -8 |
2020-21 Ottawa Senators NHL 55 4 13 17 26 -13 |
2021-22 Ottawa Senators “A” NHL 62 2 9 11 28 -7 |
2022-23 Ottawa Senators NHL 8 0 1 1 6 -3 |
Belleville Senators AHL 3 0 0 0 2 -3 |
Projected NHL 67 0 8 8 50 -25 |
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Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2006-07 Team Moskva U16 Districts Cup U16 4 0 1 1 0 -1 |
2007-08 Team Moskva U17 Districts Cup U17 5 0 0 0 2 -3 |
2012-13 Russia EHT 2 0 0 0 0 1 |
2013-14 CSKA Moskva Spengler Cup 2 1 2 3 0 -2 |
Russia EHT 6 0 0 0 2 -1 |
2014-15 Russia EHT 3 0 0 0 0 0 |
2015-16 Russia EHT 8 0 0 0 4 -4 |
2018-19 Russia EHT 2 0 0 0 2 2 |
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Game Log
Date Team Opp Score G A TP PIM +/- SOG PPG SHG TOI
NHL
2022-12-02T18:00:00-0600 Ottawa Senators @ New York Rangers
AHL
2022-11-25T18:05:00-0600 Belleville Senators vs Laval Rocket
2022-11-23T18:00:00-0600 Belleville Senators @ Utica Comets
2022-11-19T18:05:00-0600 Belleville Senators vs Syracuse Crunch
NHL
2022-11-08T18:00:00-0600 Ottawa Senators vs Vancouver Canucks
2022-11-05T19:00:00-0400 Ottawa Senators vs Philadelphia Flyers
2022-11-03T19:00:00-0400 Ottawa Senators vs Vegas Golden Knights
2022-11-01T19:00:00-0400 Ottawa Senators @ Tampa Bay Lightning
2022-10-29T16:00:00-0400 Ottawa Senators @ Florida Panthers
2022-10-27T19:00:00-0400 Ottawa Senators vs Minnesota Wild
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 1 3 0 0 0 0.00 2 -3 | 0
Districts Cup U16 1 4 0 1 1 0.25 0 -1 | 0
Districts Cup U17 1 5 0 0 0 0.00 2 -3 | 0
EHT 5 21 0 0 0 0.00 8 -2 | 0
International 7 64 4 15 19 0.30 12 20 | 0
KHL 7 317 32 63 95 0.30 156 41 | 5 51 7 17 24 0.47 49 5
MHL 3 12 5 3 8 0.67 2 6 | 1 1 0 0 0 0.00 10 0
NHL 7 406 19 85 104 0.26 169 -43 | 3 18 0 2 2 0.11 4 -10
Russia2 1 8 0 0 0 0.00 0 -4 | 1 3 0 0 0 0.00 2 -1
Russia4 1 23 5 12 17 0.74 24 - | 0
Spengler Cup 1 2 1 2 3 1.50 0 -2 | 0
VHL 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 | 1 4 0 2 2 0.50 4 0
WC 4 31 4 13 17 0.55 2 27 | 0
WCup 1 4 0 2 2 0.50 2 3 | 0
WJC-18 1 7 1 4 5 0.71 14 7 | 0
WJC-20 2 12 0 0 0 0.00 4 -1 | 0
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Hitting
16
Strength
15
Shot Blocking
15
Defensive
15
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DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
12/01/2022
12/01/2022 Up/Down Belleville Senators Ottawa Senators
11/18/2022
11/18/2022 Up/Down Ottawa Senators Belleville Senators
07/01/2019
07/01/2019 Confirmed Toronto Maple Leafs Ottawa Senators
05/02/2017
05/02/2017 Extension Toronto Maple Leafs Toronto Maple Leafs
05/02/2016
05/02/2016 Confirmed CSKA Moskva Toronto Maple Leafs
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Drafted 2009, 1 #4 overall by Sibir Novosibirsk in the KHL Draft

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