Central Division RANK: 6
Record: 9-7-0 NHL rank: 21

Nikita Zadorov

#16 • D
  • Status: On roster
  • Height: 6'5
  • Weight: 230 lbs.
  • Shoots: L
  • Experience: 4 years
  • Birthdate: Apr 16, 1995
  • Birthplace: Moscow, RUS
  • Drafted: Drafted by Buffalo in 2013 (1/16).
  • Acquired: Acquired in a trade with Buffalo in 2015.
2017-18 Season Stats
GP G A Pts +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG TOI S PtsPG
YTD 12 1 1 2 -3 28 0 0 0 16:59 15 0.17
On Pace 77 6 6 12 -19 180 0 0 0 16:59 96 0.16
Scouting Report
Assets:
Has the great size NHL teams love, as well as a plethora of shutdown potential. His great reach helps thwart offensive opportunities against his team.
Flaws:
Is still somewhat raw in all facets of the game, so he needs to hone his skills. Needs to become a more intimidating physical force for the NHL.
Career Potential:
Mammoth, all-round defenseman with upside.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
OHL First All-Rookie Team 2012-13
OHL Second All-Star Team 2013-14
WJC-A Media - All-Star Team 2013-14