North American Skater - QUEBEC, QMJHL
Final Rank:61Midterm Rank:68
Height:6' 0"Weight:192
Born:October 12, 1999
Born in:Davos, CHE
Drafted: 2018: CHI (4th Round / 120th Overall) 

• Kurashev ranked second on the Quebec Remparts with 19-41—60 in 59 contests and added 1-4—5 in six QMJHL Playoff games.

• In 2016-17, Kurashev ranked fifth among rookies and led all Remparts skaters in scoring with 21-33—54 in 65 contests.

• Kurashev has represented Switzerland many times on the international stage including the 2018 World Junior Championship (1-2—3 in 5 GP) and consecutive appearances at the Under-18 World Championship in 2016 and 2017.

• Models his style of play after Capitals forwards Evgeny Kuznetsov and Nicklas Backstrom.

• His father, Konstantin Kurashev, had an 18-year playing career with stops in Russia and Austria. He has coached, predominantly in Switzerland, since 1998-99 including a Spengler Cup triumph as assistant coach of Davos in 2000. He is slated to begin his first season as Head Coach of Chur in the Swiss National League in 2018-19.


2018-2019SWITZERLAND (2019 WJC Championships)NATOUR76174
2018-2019SUI U20 (Summer Challenge in Zurich 2018)ITLTOUR22240
2017-2018SWITZERLAND (2018 WJC Championships)NATOUR51232
2017-2018SUI U20 (Summer Challenge in Zilina 2017)ITLTOUR32240
2016-2017SUI (2017 IIHF U18 World Championship)ITLTOUR53142
2016-2017SUI U18 (Ivan Hlinka Memorial 2016)ITLTOUR40002
2015-2016GCK ZURICH JR.SWISS-JR.3499188
2015-2016SUI (2016 IIHF U18 World Championship)ITLTOUR51124
2015-2016SUI U18 (5-Nations tournament 2015 - Monthey)ITLTOUR40222
2015-2016SUI U18 (2016 Vlado Dzurilla Tournament)ITLTOUR30000
2014-2015BERN U17SWISS JR. U17262228506
2014-2015BERN JR.SWISS-JR.31120