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Nikita Nikitin
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Nikita Nikitin  #6

Edmonton Oilers  Defenseman
NUMBER: 6 BIRTHDATE: June 16, 1986  (AGE 28)
HEIGHT: 6' 4" BIRTHPLACE: Omsk, Russia
WEIGHT: 223 DRAFTED: STL / 2004 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 5th   (136th overall)
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