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Vladimir Tarasenko

24-Year-Old Right Wing – St. Louis Blues

2015-16 NHL Stats

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40

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34

PP Pts

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7

PIM

37

2015-16 NHL Projections

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2015-16 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

We knew Tarasenko was primed for a breakout, but he was truly otherworldly in his third NHL season. He finished in a tie for 10th in scoring with 73 points in 77 games, potted 37 markers (many of the highlight-reel variety) and posted a plus-27 rating. And he get the beat go...

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SHOOTS: Left   HT: 6' 0"   WT: 219   DOB: 12/13/1991   BORN: Yaroslavl, Russia   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #16 Overall in 2010   Show ContractHide Contract

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Vladimir Tarasenko Contract Information:

Signed an eight-year, $60 million contract with the Blues in July 2015 that runs through the end of the 2022-23 season.

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Tarasenko awoke in Tuesday's Game 3, finding twine on eight shots and adding two power-play helpers in a 6-1 win over the Stars.

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Vladimir Tarasenko NHL Stats
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  Overall Power Play Defense
Season Age League Team GP G A Pts +/- PIM SOG SH% GWG SHG TOI/G G A Pts TOI/G Hits BS
2012-13 20 NHL STL 38 8 11 19 1 10 75 10.7 1 0 13:25 3 2 5 1:47 28 7
2013-14 21 NHL STL 64 21 22 43 20 16 136 15.4 3 0 15:10 5 2 7 2:04 22 9
2014-15 22 NHL STL 77 37 36 73 27 31 264 14.0 6 0 17:37 8 10 18 2:47 32 18
2015-16 23 NHL STL 80 40 34 74 7 37 292 13.7 7 0 18:38 12 12 24 3:05 32 28
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#1 Right Wing

2015-16 Time On Ice Stats

18:38

Average Time On Ice

On average, Vladimir Tarasenko was on the ice for 18:38.

3:05

Average Power Play Time On Ice

On average, Vladimir Tarasenko was on the ice for 3:05 during power plays.

0:26

Average Short-Handed Time On Ice

On average, Vladimir Tarasenko was on the ice for 0:26 while the team was short-handed.

Year Ice Time Power Play Short-Handed
2013-14 15:10 2:04 0:30
2014-15 17:37 2:47 0:09
2015-16 18:38 3:05 0:26

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2015-16 NHL Game Log   Vladimir Tarasenko
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Date Opp G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
May 3 DAL 1 2 3 1 0 0 2 0 8 12.5 0 0 17:10 4:09
May 1 @DAL 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 1 20:06 2:58
Apr 29 @DAL 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0 21:04 1:15
Apr 25 CHI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 1 14:31 1:56
Apr 23 @CHI 1 0 1 -1 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 1 0 16:56 0:08
Apr 21 CHI 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 1 21:28 2:10
Apr 19 @CHI 2 1 3 0 0 1 1 0 5 40.0 3 0 15:14 2:15
Apr 17 @CHI 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 7 0.0 1 0 16:33 1:40
Apr 15 CHI 1 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 4 25.0 2 0 16:05 1:14
Apr 13 CHI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 0 18:30 3:47
Apr 9 WAS 1 0 1 -1 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 0 1 16:59 3:26
Apr 7 @CHI 2 0 2 2 2 0 0 0 6 33.3 0 0 19:22 2:12
Apr 4 ARI 1 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 4 25.0 1 0 17:52 5:39
Apr 3 @COL 0 2 2 1 0 0 1 0 3 0.0 0 0 17:21 2:53
Apr 1 BOS 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 1 16:36 3:53
Mar 29 COL 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 20.0 2 0 15:18 2:20
Mar 26 @WAS 1 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 0 2 15:42 0:00
Mar 25 VAN 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 18:03 3:13
Mar 22 @SAN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 1 15:14 1:53
Mar 19 @VAN 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 8 12.5 0 1 16:14 3:39
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Mar 16 @EDM 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 0.0 1 0 20:31 3:16
Mar 14 @CGY 0 0 0 -4 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 0 19:13 3:55
Mar 12 @DAL 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 0 0 17:48 4:46
Mar 11 ANA 2 1 3 3 0 0 0 0 5 40.0 1 0 18:28 3:05
Mar 9 CHI 0 1 1 -1 0 0 1 0 2 0.0 0 0 19:26 1:44
Mar 6 @MIN 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 1 18:36 0:55
Mar 1 @OTT 1 0 1 0 2 1 0 0 8 12.5 0 1 19:28 3:17
Feb 28 @CAR 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 1 0 16:23 2:19
Feb 27 @NAS 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 16:29 1:01
Feb 25 NYR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 0 19:23 2:19
Feb 22 SAN 1 2 3 1 0 1 1 0 4 25.0 1 0 19:30 3:11
Feb 20 @ARI 1 1 2 -1 0 1 0 0 4 25.0 1 0 22:51 3:15
Feb 18 LOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0.0 1 0 19:31 6:01
Feb 16 DAL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0.0 0 0 16:48 4:58
Feb 14 @TAM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 17:41 3:22
Feb 12 @FLA 1 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 0 0 16:16 0:42
Feb 9 WPG 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 0 19:31 3:18
Feb 6 MIN 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 5 20.0 0 1 17:28 4:04
Feb 4 SAN 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 3 0.0 2 0 19:29 1:46
Feb 2 @NAS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 16:53 3:04
Jan 24 @CHI 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 17:53 1:19
Jan 22 @COL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0.0 0 1 21:48 1:37
Jan 20 @DET 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 0 16:20 2:50
Jan 18 PIT 1 0 1 2 2 0 0 0 4 25.0 0 0 15:07 2:24
Jan 16 MON 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0 15:06 2:37
Jan 14 CAR 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 2 17:08 4:00
Jan 12 NJD 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 1 0 19:02 6:21
Jan 9 @LOS 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 0 17:56 3:46
Jan 8 @ANA 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 0 15:34 2:14
Jan 6 @COL 1 1 2 -1 0 0 1 0 2 50.0 0 1 18:26 1:42
Jan 4 OTT 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 4 0.0 0 0 21:12 3:29
Jan 2 @TOR 1 0 1 -2 2 1 0 0 4 25.0 1 1 20:20 0:20
Dec 31 MIN Did Not Play
Dec 29 NAS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 0 20:16 3:57
Dec 27 @DAL 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 1 20:40 2:50
Dec 26 DAL 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 7 0.0 2 1 23:23 4:16
Dec 22 @BOS 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 1 0 16:47 1:10
Dec 21 @PHI 0 1 1 -1 0 0 1 0 3 0.0 0 0 18:48 1:54
Dec 19 CGY 1 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 4 25.0 2 0 17:04 0:00
Dec 17 NAS 1 0 1 1 2 1 0 0 3 33.3 0 0 17:38 1:46
Dec 15 @WPG 1 2 3 0 0 1 1 0 2 50.0 0 2 17:46 3:15
Dec 13 COL 1 0 1 -1 0 1 0 0 8 12.5 0 1 18:57 0:21
Dec 12 DAL 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 0 0 15:48 2:42
Dec 10 PHI 0 0 0 -4 2 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0 18:32 1:27
Dec 8 ARI 1 0 1 1 4 0 0 0 1 100.0 1 0 16:53 3:21
Dec 5 TOR 1 0 1 -1 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 0 0 18:13 1:00
Dec 4 @NYI 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 2 0 19:19 2:11
Dec 1 FLA 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 5 0.0 0 0 21:21 2:48
Nov 28 CLM 1 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 5 20.0 1 0 18:45 3:34
Nov 25 @PIT 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 2 19:19 1:10
Nov 23 @BUF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 16:23 0:00
Nov 21 DET 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 0 0 19:39 1:26
Nov 19 BUF 1 1 2 -1 0 1 1 0 3 33.3 0 0 20:26 2:44
Nov 17 @CLM 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 19:28 2:31
Nov 16 WPG 1 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 4 25.0 0 0 20:37 5:11
Nov 14 CHI 2 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 6 33.3 0 0 20:19 5:43
Nov 12 @NYR 1 0 1 -1 0 0 0 0 4 25.0 0 0 22:33 4:24
Nov 10 @NJD 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0.0 0 0 20:57 1:46
Nov 7 @NAS 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 2 18:10 2:22
Nov 4 @CHI 1 1 2 3 0 0 0 0 1 100.0 1 0 20:03 0:00
Nov 3 LOS 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 1 0 20:47 4:04
Oct 31 MIN Did Not Play
Oct 29 ANA 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 25.0 0 0 18:01 4:00
Oct 27 TAM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0.0 0 1 19:42 2:11
Oct 24 NYI 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 4 0.0 1 2 23:18 5:38
Oct 20 @MON 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 0 6 0.0 0 0 19:23 3:09
Oct 18 @WPG 2 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 6 33.3 2 0 20:32 6:31
Oct 16 @VAN 0 2 2 2 4 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0 19:58 3:59
Oct 15 @EDM 1 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 4 25.0 0 0 18:43 2:41
Oct 13 @CGY 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0 18:36 0:00
Oct 10 @MIN 1 1 2 -1 0 1 0 0 7 14.3 0 2 20:37 3:05
Oct 8 EDM 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 0 0 17:04 3:40

Vladimir Tarasenko: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Tarasenko's two goals and assist led to a 4-3 win Tuesday against the Blackhawks.

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Tarasenko assisted on the game-winning goal in Sunday's 3-2 win over the Blackhawks. The point was his second of this series and 13th in 16 career playoff games.

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Tarasenko scored the game's first goal in Friday night's 3-2 loss to the Blackhawks in Game 2 of the Blues' opening-round playoff series.

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Tarasenko scored the lone goal for St. Louis for his 40th of the season in Saturday's 5-1 loss to Washington.

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Tarasenko scored two goals -- including the game winner -- to go along with a plus-2 rating and two PIM in Thursday's 2-1 overtime win against Chicago.

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Tarasenko registered a goal and an assist in Monday's win over the Coyotes.

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Tarasenko dished out a pair of assists in Sunday's win over the Avalanche.

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Tarasenko tallied a goal on five shots in Tuesday's 3-1 win over the Avalanche.

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Tarasenko had an assist in Friday night's 4-0 win over the Canucks. The helper was his 30th of the season.

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Tarasenko fired eight shots on net and scored a goal in Saturday night's 3-0 win over the Canucks.

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Tarasenko found twine and added an assist in Saturday's 5-4 overtime win over Dallas.

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Tarasenko lit the lamp twice and handed out a helper in Friday's 5-2 win over the visiting Ducks.

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2015-16

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2014-15

After a rookie season that was occasionally marred by inconsistency, Tarasenko showed noteworthy improvements in Year Two in St. Louis, increasing his scoring output from 0.50 to 0.67 points/game while becoming one of the Blues’ best puck possessors with a team-best 58.1 Corsi For Percentage. The young Russian really seemed to catch fire in March, compiling three goals and six assists in eight games before breaking his right hand and missing the rest of the regular season. However, Tarasenko would return in time for the Blues’ first-round playoff series with the Blackhawks and was arguably the team’s MVP during the six-game defeat, scoring four goals while still wearing a cast on his hand. Still only 22 years old, Tarasenko could very well emerge as the Blues’ top scorer in 2014-15, even as the team’s considerable forward depth affords him lesser ice time than most of the league’s other elite right wingers. He’s expected to open the season on the team’s second line with Paul Stastny and Jaden Schwartz, a potentially explosive trio that most teams would be happy to have as their top unit.

2013-14

Tarasenko came out of the gates like a barn on fire by posting 10 points (five goals, five assists) in his first eight games and it looked like the start of a potential rookie-of-the-year campaign. That was until Colorado's Mark Olver knocked him out cold with a wicked hit on Feb 20. Tarasenko missed the next ten games and only mustered nine more points after his strong start. The kid has a nose for the puck, great skating skills and showed the ability to finish plays. Look for the 21-year-old phenom to improve on last year's numbers now that he has had a taste of North American style hockey. He could be a great sleeper pick, but don't wait on him too long. The potential for a 60-point season will lure many fantasy suitors.

2012-13

After some conflicting reports, Tarasenko signed a contract with the Blues and it is believed he'll land a roster spot. The 2010 first-round draft pick, who spent the last two seasons in the KHL, has made overtures that he's not coming to North America to play in Peoria (AHL). But there won't be a spot available for him on the top six -- at least not yet -- in St. Louis. The Blues are high on the prospect, but he won't be handed a plum job right away. We'll have to see how his talent mixes in with other players during training camp and to see if Tarasenko is ready for the NHL, but at best, he'll land a spot on the third line.

2011-12

Tarasenko, 19, overcame a shoulder injury mid-season and had a relatively successful year in Russia. He has decided to skate for one more season in the KHL after a year of speculation that he would bring his offensive skill to North America in 2011-12. Another year of development in Russia may help in the long run, but the Blues were hoping to get him here for the season, even if it were in the AHL. And that may be the reason why Tarasenko decided to stay for another season. He’d like to have a spot on the NHL roster.

2010-11

Tarasenko was the Blues’ first-round pick in the 2010 draft, and will play in the Russian KHL this season. With one more year on his KHL deal, we expect Tarasenko in North America by the 2011-12 season. He’s a gifted offensive player, with a booming shot but also features some playmaking skills. At the moment, he’s all offense and has a ways to go to become a two-way player. With the Blues’ organization bereft of skilled forwards, Tarasenko moves to the top of the forward-prospect list.