Get to know Nikita Filatov ...
- Played for both the CSKA senior and junior teams in 2007-08.
- Participated in the 2008 World Junior Championships, leading Russia in scoring with nine points (4-5--9) in seven games.
- Captained Russia to a silver medal at the 2008 Under-18 World Championships. He led the team with nine points (3-6-9), including two shorthanded goals, and was named to the tournament All-Star team. He also had led Russia in scoring with nine points (4-5-9) in seven games at the 2007 Under-18 IIHF World Championships.
- His mother was a teacher in Moscow and gives him English lessons.
NHL Team: Detroit Red Wings
NHL Player: Sidney Crosby
Shootout move: "Backhand shot"
Goal celebration: "The Daniel Briere fist pump"
TV Show: Comedy Club
Actors: Richard Gere and Russell Crowe
Food to cook: "I don't cook"
Sport(other than hockey): Tennis
Activity away from the rink: Hanging out with friends
Place to visit: Hockey stadium
Season Team League GP G A PTS PIM
2007-08 CSKA 2 Russia-3 34 32 34 66 90