SAN JOSE - San Jose Sharks (@SanJoseSharks) General Manager Doug Wilson announced today that the club has reassigned forward Nikolay Goldobin (@goldobin78) to the San Jose Barracuda (@sjbarracuda) of the AHL.
The 20-year-old Goldobin has posted a goal and an assist in six games with the Barracuda this season, and has registered a goal and an assist in nine NHL games with the Sharks. In nine games with the Worcester Sharks last season, Goldobin registered five points (3 goals, 2 assists). He started the 2014-15 season with HIFK in Finland, posting 21 points (11 goals, 10 assists) in 38 games.
A five-foot-eleven, 185-pound native of Moscow, Russia, Goldobin was originally drafted by San Jose in the first round (27th overall) of the 2014 NHL Draft.