Evgeny Svechnikov
North American Skater - Cape Breton, QMJHL
Final Rank:17Midterm Rank:21
Position:Left WingShoots:Left
Height:6' 2"Weight:199
Born:October 31, 1996Hometown:Kazan, Russia
Born in:Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, RUS
Drafted: 2015: DET (1st Round / 19th Overall) 

• Svechnikov finished second among Quebec Major Junior Hockey League rookies with 78 points (32-46—78) in 55 games with the Screaming Eagles. That includes nine points (3-6—9) in three games from Jan. 5-11, 2015 – highlighted by back-to-back four-point performances – when he was named the Canadian Hockey League Player of the Week.

• He notched three helpers in Game 4 of Cape Breton’s opening-round playoff series against Quebec, matching a franchise record for assists by a rookie in one postseason game. He finished with seven points (1-6—7) in seven playoff games.

• In 2013-14, Svechnikov recorded 27 points (14-13—27) in 29 games to help Bars Kazan finish atop their conference in Russia’s junior league.

• He recalls winning a silver medal with Russia at the 2012 Youth Olympic Games as his most memorable hockey moment. He also won silver at the 2013 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge – where he tallied eight points (7-1—8) in six games – and twice represented Russia at the Under-18 World Junior Championship.

NEWS

SVECHNIKOV JOINED CAPE BRETON TO GET CLOSER TO NHL (click here)

FAVORITES

NHL team: Pittsburgh Penguins
NHL player: Evgeni Malkin
Goal celebration: "Arms in the air"
Movie: 21
Website: Instagram
Sport (other than hockey): Snowboarding, skating

STATISTICS

SEASONTEAMLEAGUEGPGAPPIM
2015-2016CAPE BRETONQMJHL5032477997
2015-2016RUSSIA (2016 WJC Championships) ITLTOUR70006
2014-2015CAPE BRETONQMJHL5532467870
2013-2014BARS KAZAN 2RUSSIA JR. 22914132768
2013-2014RUS (2013 World Junior A Challenge)NATOUR50007
2013-2014RUS (2014 IIHF U18 World Championship)ITLTOUR53474
2013-2014RUS U18 (Ivan Hlinka Memorial 2013)ITLTOUR40008
2013-2014KAZANRUSSIA30000
2012-2013BARS KAZAN 2RUSSIA JR. 234991834
2012-2013IRBIS KAZANRUSSIA-JR.62246