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Nikita Zaitsev | #22

D | 6' 2" | 193 lb | Age: 27 | Toronto Maple Leafs
Toronto Maple Leafs
2018-2019 Playoffs
GP G A P +/-
7 0 0 0 -3
Career Playoffs
GP G A P +/-
18 0 2 2 -10
2018-2019 Regular Season
GP G A P +/-
81 3 11 14 2
Career
GP G A P +/-
223 12 51 63 -12
  • 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 Playoffs 7 0 0 0 -3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 0
Career Playoffs 18 0 2 2 -10 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 22 0
2018-2019 81 3 11 14 2 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 71 4.2
NHL Career 223 12 51 63 -12 87 1 12 0 1 1 0 231 5.2
Season GP G A P +/- PIM PPG PPP SHG SHP GWG OTG S S%
2018-2019 Playoffs 7 0 0 0 -3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 0
Career Playoffs 18 0 2 2 -10 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 22 0
2018-2019 81 3 11 14 2 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 71 4.2
NHL Career 223 12 51 63 -12 87 1 12 0 1 1 0 231 5.2
Last 5 games
Opponent Date G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG S Shifts TOI
BOS APR 23 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 25 16:33
BOS APR 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 26 16:56
BOS APR 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 38 23:01
BOS APR 17 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 4 28 16:46
BOS APR 15 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 32 20:46
Opponent Date G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG S Shifts TOI
BOS APR 23 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 25 16:33
BOS APR 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 26 16:56
BOS APR 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 38 23:01
BOS APR 17 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 4 28 16:46
BOS APR 15 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 32 20:46

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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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