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Latvia Rihards Bukarts

a.k.a. "Richards Bukarts"
#13 EC-KAC / ICEHL - 22/23
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4
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8
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Database: 982 889 players
Last added: Tobias Fasth
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. J.J. Piccinich 25 10 23 33
2. Alex Dostie 24 8 23 31
3. Patrick Thoresen 25 8 22 30
4. Kristian Jakobsson 24 15 14 29
5. David Morley 20 9 20 29
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
LW/RW
Age
26
Height
5'11" / 180 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
185 lbs / 84 kg
Nation
Shoots
R
Youth Team
Contract
22/23
Agency
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2009-10 SK Riga 18 Latvia U18 9 7 11 18 2 - |
2010-11 HS Riga 16 Latvia U16 - 8 9 17 - - |
Latvia U17 (all) International-Jr 3 2 2 4 0 - |
2011-12 Kapitan Stupino MHL 47 11 11 22 22 -3 |
Latvia U18 WJC-18 6 0 5 5 2 -2 |
Latvia U18 (all) International-Jr 8 0 7 7 2 - |
Latvia U20 (all) International-Jr 3 2 0 2 2 - |
2012-13 HK Riga MHL 62 18 17 35 44 -4 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0 -2
HK Juniors Riga Latvia 0 0 0 0 0 - | Playoffs 2 0 1 1 0 -
Latvia U18 “A” WJC-18 6 1 1 2 0 -7 |
Latvia U18 (all) International-Jr 11 4 5 9 0 - |
Latvia U20 WJC-20 6 0 1 1 6 -1 |
Latvia U20 (all) International-Jr 14 3 9 12 8 - |
2013-14 Brandon Wheat Kings WHL 65 28 26 54 50 2 | Playoffs 9 0 4 4 0 -2
Latvia U20 (all) International-Jr 3 1 1 2 0 - |
2014-15 Brandon Wheat Kings WHL 62 33 41 74 16 21 | Playoffs 16 4 14 18 18 8
2015-16 Brandon Wheat Kings WHL 10 5 4 9 11 1 |
Portland Winterhawks WHL 55 26 27 53 24 -8 | Playoffs 4 2 1 3 6 -3
Portland Pirates AHL 1 0 1 1 0 1 |
2016-17 Springfield Thunderbirds AHL 14 0 3 3 4 -1 |
Manchester Monarchs ECHL 37 16 17 33 26 7 |
Latvia WC 7 0 3 3 2 -1 |
Latvia (all) International 13 2 4 6 8 0 |
2017-18 Berani Zlín Czechia 17 2 2 4 20 -4 |
Dinamo Riga KHL 14 1 0 1 0 -1 |
Eisbären Berlin DEL 2 0 1 1 0 1 | Playoffs 16 4 4 8 6 3
Latvia WC 8 1 2 3 4 0 |
Latvia (all) International 14 3 5 8 12 - |
2018-19 Schwenninger Wild Wings DEL 42 9 13 22 14 2 |
Latvia WC 7 0 3 3 4 -3 |
Latvia (all) International 11 0 4 4 4 - |
2019-20 Düsseldorfer EG DEL 48 10 9 19 24 0 |
Latvia (all) International 2 0 1 1 0 - |
2020-21 Dinamo Riga KHL 33 11 6 17 10 -10 |
Latvia WC 7 1 0 1 0 -4 |
Latvia (all) International 12 2 0 2 0 - |
2021-22 Admiral Vladivostok KHL 25 6 3 9 12 -5 |
Latvia OGQ 3 1 1 2 0 2 |
Latvia OG 4 0 0 0 0 -3 |
Latvia WC 7 2 3 5 0 -2 |
Latvia (all) International 25 5 10 15 2 - |
2022-23 EC-KAC ICEHL 9 3 4 7 0 4 |
Projected ICEHL 34 11 15 26 0 15 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2010-11 Latvia U17 EYOF 3 2 2 4 0 2 |
2012-13 HK Riga JCWC 4 1 1 2 2 1 |
2017-18 Dinamo Riga Spengler Cup 2 0 0 0 0 0 |
2020-21 Latvia Deutschland Cup 3 1 0 1 0 -1 |
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Game Log
Date Team Opp Score G A TP PIM +/- SOG PPG SHG TOI
ICEHL
2022-12-02T19:00:00+0000 EC-KAC @ Villacher SV
2022-11-27T15:00:00+0000 EC-KAC vs Asiago
2022-11-25T18:15:00+0000 EC-KAC vs HC Bolzano
2022-11-20T16:30:00+0000 EC-KAC @ Fehérvár AV19
2022-11-18T18:15:00+0000 EC-KAC vs Pustertal/Val Pusteria
2022-11-15T18:15:00+0000 EC-KAC vs Graz99ers
2022-11-06T16:30:00+0000 EC-KAC vs Vienna Capitals
2022-11-04T18:45:00+0000 EC-KAC @ Pustertal/Val Pusteria
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 2 15 0 4 4 0.27 4 0 | 0
Czechia 1 17 2 2 4 0.24 20 -4 | 0
DEL 3 92 19 23 42 0.46 38 3 | 1 16 4 4 8 0.50 6 3
Deutschland Cup 1 3 1 0 1 0.33 0 -1 | 0
ECHL 1 37 16 17 33 0.89 26 7 | 0
EYOF 1 3 2 2 4 1.33 0 2 | 0
ICEHL 1 9 3 4 7 0.78 0 4 | 0
International 6 77 12 24 36 0.47 26 0 | 0
International-Jr 4 42 12 24 36 0.86 12 - | 0
JCWC 1 4 1 1 2 0.50 2 1 | 0
KHL 3 72 18 9 27 0.38 22 -16 | 0
Latvia 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 - | 1 2 0 1 1 0.50 0 -
Latvia U16 1 - 8 9 17 - - - | 0
Latvia U18 1 9 7 11 18 2.00 2 - | 0
MHL 2 109 29 28 57 0.52 66 -7 | 1 3 0 0 0 0.00 0 -2
OG 1 4 0 0 0 0.00 0 -3 | 0
OGQ 1 3 1 1 2 0.67 0 2 | 0
Spengler Cup 1 2 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 | 0
WC 5 36 4 11 15 0.42 10 -10 | 0
WHL 3 192 92 98 190 0.99 101 16 | 3 29 6 19 25 0.86 24 3
WJC-18 2 12 1 6 7 0.58 2 -9 | 0
WJC-20 1 6 0 1 1 0.17 6 -1 | 0
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Puckhandling
15
Speed
14
Shooting Accuracy
14
Passing
14
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Player Connections
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DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
11/02/2022
11/02/2022 Confirmed Admiral Vladivostok EC-KAC
08/17/2021
08/17/2021 Confirmed Dinamo Riga Admiral Vladivostok
11/14/2020
11/14/2020 Confirmed No team Dinamo Riga
05/13/2019
05/13/2019 Confirmed Schwenninger Wild Wings Düsseldorfer EG
07/13/2018
07/13/2018 Confirmed Eisbären Berlin Schwenninger Wild Wings
02/28/2018
02/28/2018 Confirmed Dinamo Riga Eisbären Berlin
11/23/2017
11/23/2017 Confirmed Berani Zlín Dinamo Riga
08/21/2017
08/21/2017 Confirmed Springfield Thunderbirds Berani Zlín
09/13/2016
09/13/2016 Confirmed Portland Winterhawks Springfield Thunderbirds
04/04/2016
04/04/2016 Confirmed Portland Winterhawks Portland Pirates
10/29/2015
10/29/2015 Confirmed Brandon Wheat Kings Portland Winterhawks
07/19/2013
07/19/2013 Confirmed HK Riga Brandon Wheat Kings
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Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 2013, 1 #7 overall by Brandon Wheat Kings in the CHL Import Draft

Drafted 2012, 1 #9 overall by Dinamo Riga in the KHL Draft

2014 NHL Entry Draft: Ranked #200 by ISS Hockey

2014 NHL Entry Draft: Ranked #182 by FCHockey

Cult/Star player for Brandon Wheat Kings


Memorable dates
- 2011-09-16 • Youngest player ever to score a goal in the MHL

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