Regular Season Career as a Blue: 0GP, 0-0-0, 0 PIM
2014-15 Season Stats: Home: 0GP, 0-0-0 Road: 0GP, 0-0-0
Trend: 7 pts (4-3-7) and 11 PIM in 22 games with Chicago (AHL) this season
-Played his college hockey at Boston University and juniors with Des Moines (USHL)
-Played 87 total NHL games with San Jose from 2009-14)
It was a big dream. [Messi] is probably the best athlete out there, so it's a big honor, for [Kuznetzov] as well. It's maybe a once in a lifetime opportunity to meet the best player in soccer right now. I'm a big Barcelona fan and Messi fan, so it's huge. You can take [Michael] Jordan, [Mark] Messier, [Wayne] Gretzky, those kinds of [people]. It's an honor to meet. It's nice to be in that position.
— Washington Capitals forward Alex Ovechkin told told Monumental Network after meeting soccer star Lionel Messi prior to Argentina's practice at Fed Ex Field in Landover, Md. on Friday