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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 +/-
19 0 2 2 1
Career
GP G A P +/-
161 9 42 51 -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 19 0 2 2 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 0
NHL Career 161 9 42 51 -13 73 1 12 0 1 1 0 174 5.2
Season GP G A P +/- PIM PPG PPP SHG SHP GWG OTG S S%
2018-2019 19 0 2 2 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 0
NHL Career 161 9 42 51 -13 73 1 12 0 1 1 0 174 5.2
Last 5 games
Opponent Date G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG S Shifts TOI
SJS NOV 15 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 27 19:39
LAK NOV 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 27 19:02
BOS NOV 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 26 18:09
NJD NOV 9 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 25 16:45
VGK NOV 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 28 23:45
Opponent Date G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG S Shifts TOI
SJS NOV 15 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 27 19:39
LAK NOV 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 27 19:02
BOS NOV 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 26 18:09
NJD NOV 9 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 25 16:45
VGK NOV 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 28 23:45

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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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