VEGAS (November 28, 2019) - Vegas Golden Knights General Manager Kelly McCrimmon announced today, November 28, the following roster transaction: the team has assigned forward Valentin Zykov to the American Hockey League's Chicago Wolves.
Zykov has appeared in a 17 games with the Golden Knights and has recorded four points (2G, 2A) to go with two penalty minutes. This season with Vegas, he appeared in seven games and has recorded two assists. In his NHL career, he has recorded 15 points (6G, 9A) to go with six penalty minutes in 47 games after playing with Carolina (25 games) and Edmonton (5 games).
Valentin Zykov, Forward
Hometown: St. Petersburg, Russia
Weight: 220 lbs.
- Has recorded four points (2G, 2A) to go with two penalty minutes in 17 games with the Golden Knights
- Claimed by the Vegas Golden Knights off waivers on December 29, 2018
- Appeared in a career-high 28 games, recording two goals and three assists, during the 2018-19 season for Vegas, Carolina and Edmonton
- Has appeared in 47 NHL games, recording 15 points (6G, 9A)
- Selected by the Los Angeles Kings in the second round (37th overall) of the 2013 NHL Entry Draft
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