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Nikita Zaitsev | #22

D | 6' 2" | 193 lb | Age: 27 | Toronto Maple Leafs
Toronto Maple Leafs
2018-2019 Regular Season
GP G A P +/-
45 0 3 3 1
Career
GP G A P +/-
187 9 43 52 -13
  • Nikita Zaitsev
  • Born: October 29, 1991
  • Birthplace: Moscow, RUS
  • Shoots: Right
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Season GP G A P +/- PIM PPG PPP SHG SHP GWG OTG S S%
2018-2019 45 0 3 3 1 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 42 0
NHL Career 187 9 43 52 -13 79 1 12 0 1 1 0 202 4.5
Season GP G A P +/- PIM PPG PPP SHG SHP GWG OTG S S%
2018-2019 45 0 3 3 1 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 42 0
NHL Career 187 9 43 52 -13 79 1 12 0 1 1 0 202 4.5
Last 5 games
Opponent Date G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG S Shifts TOI
COL JAN 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 26 19:36
BOS JAN 12 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 1 26 20:21
NJD JAN 10 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 34 23:21
NSH JAN 7 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 24 19:04
VAN JAN 5 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 30 21:53
Opponent Date G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG S Shifts TOI
COL JAN 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 26 19:36
BOS JAN 12 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 1 26 20:21
NJD JAN 10 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 34 23:21
NSH JAN 7 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 24 19:04
VAN JAN 5 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 30 21:53

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It's safe to say Zaitsev is one of those Russian gems the NHL is sometimes slow to discover.

The 6-foot-2, 196-pound free agent defenseman signed a one-year, entry-level contract on May 2, 2016, with the Toronto Maple Leafs, who won a recruiting battle with a handful of other NHL teams. Early indications were that Zaitsev could be a steal.

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