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Nikita Zadorov
Nikita Zadorov
Defenseman
(nih-KEE-tuh za-DOHR-awv)
Number: 51
Height: 6' 5"
Weight: 220
Shoots: Left
Born: Apr 16, 1995  (Age 20)
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Drafted: BUF / 2013 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 1st (16th overall) PROSPECT BIO
2014-15: Earned his first career fighting major at STL (11/11) Notched an assist and was a plus-3 in a team-leading 25:17 of ice time at MIN (11/13) Logged a career-high 25:52 TOI vs. WPG (11/26) Recorded his first career multi-point night with a goal and an assist vs. FLA (12/13). His game-winning goal in overtime was the first of his career and made him the youngest defenseman in Sabres history to score an overtime winner (19 years, 242 days) Scored a power-play goal at WPG (12/16) Tallied an assist at OTT (12/29) Notched his second point in as many nights with an assist vs. TBL (12/31) Had his first career two-assist game at DET (1/18) Tallied an assist at VAN (1/30) Had an assist at MTL (2/3) Recorded an assist vs. DAL (2/7) Notched an assist in his fifth straight game vs. NYI (2/8) Scored a power-play goal vs. PHI (2/15) Had an assist and a plus-1 rating at FLA (2/28) Collected an assist and finished with a plus-2 rating vs. TOR (4/1)


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