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Nikita Zaitsev | #22

D | 6' 2" | 195 lb | Age: 30 | Ottawa Senators
Ottawa Senators
2021-2022 Regular Season
GP G A P +/-
22 1 1 2 -3
Career
GP G A P +/-
358 18 76 94 -36
  • 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%
2021-2022 22 1 1 2 -3 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 25 4
NHL Career 358 18 76 94 -36 147 1 12 0 2 2 0 390 4.6
Season GP G A P +/- PIM PPG PPP SHG SHP GWG OTG S S%
2021-2022 22 1 1 2 -3 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 25 4
NHL Career 358 18 76 94 -36 147 1 12 0 2 2 0 390 4.6
Last 5 games
Opponent Date G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG S Shifts TOI
TBL DEC 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 04:26
FLA DEC 14 0 1 1 2 2 0 0 1 29 23:38
TBL DEC 11 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 26 22:29
NYI DEC 7 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 1 30 20:05
NJD DEC 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 30 23:07
Opponent Date G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG S Shifts TOI
TBL DEC 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 04:26
FLA DEC 14 0 1 1 2 2 0 0 1 29 23:38
TBL DEC 11 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 26 22:29
NYI DEC 7 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 1 30 20:05
NJD DEC 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 30 23:07

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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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