Central Division RANK: 4
Record: 43-30-6 NHL rank: 17

Nikita Zadorov

#16 • D
  • Status: Off season
  • Height: 6'5
  • Weight: 230 lbs.
  • Shoots: L
  • Experience: 5 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 77 7 13 20 4 103 0 0 1 19:28 94 0.26
Playoffs 6 1 2 3 1 32 0 0 0 20:51 9 0.50
Scouting Report
Assets:
Has the great size NHL teams love, as well as a plethora of shutdown ability. His great reach helps thwart offensive opportunities against his team. If fairly mobile for his size.
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. Also needs more consistency.
Career Potential:
Mammoth, inconsistent but talented defenseman with a little 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