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Nikita Zaitsev | #22

D | 6' 2" | 195 lb | Age: 26 | Toronto Maple Leafs
Toronto Maple Leafs
2017-2018 Regular Season
GP G A P +/-
31 4 6 10 11
Career
GP G A P +/-
113 8 38 46 -11
  • 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%
2017-2018 31 4 6 10 11 21 0 0 0 0 1 0 33 12.1
NHL Career 113 8 38 46 -11 59 1 12 0 1 1 0 139 5.8
Season GP G A P +/- PIM PPG PPP SHG SHP GWG OTG S S%
2017-2018 31 4 6 10 11 21 0 0 0 0 1 0 33 12.1
NHL Career 113 8 38 46 -11 59 1 12 0 1 1 0 139 5.8
Last 5 games
Opponent Date G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG S Shifts TOI
EDM DEC 10 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 27 23:08
PIT DEC 9 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 32 25:54
CGY DEC 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 32 24:40
VAN DEC 2 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 1 27 22:41
EDM NOV 30 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 2 34 25:03
Opponent Date G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG S Shifts TOI
EDM DEC 10 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 27 23:08
PIT DEC 9 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 32 25:54
CGY DEC 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 32 24:40
VAN DEC 2 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 1 27 22:41
EDM NOV 30 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 2 34 25:03

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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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