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Mikhail Grigorenko

20-Year-Old Center – Buffalo Sabres

2013-14 NHL Stats

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2

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1

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-3

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2

2014-15 NHL Projections

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2014-15 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

The talented Russian playmaker has the most high-end offensive skill set of any Sabres prospect, but too often shirks defensive responsibilities and fails to do what is asked of him. The Sabres have jerked Grigorenko around over the past two seasons, playing him on three dif...

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SHOOTS: Left   HT: 6' 3"   WT: 200   DOB: 5/16/1994   BORN: Khabarovsk, Russia   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #12 Overall in 2012  

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Mikhail Grigorenko Contract Information:

Signed his entry-level deal with the Sabres in July of 2012.

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Grigorenko scored in regulation and in the shootout in a 3-2 preseason loss to the Leafs on Sunday.

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Mikhail Grigorenko NHL Stats
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Season Age League Team GP G A Pts +/- PIM SOG SH% GWG SHG TOI/G G A Pts TOI/G Hits BS
2012-13 18 NHL BUF 25 1 4 5 -1 0 31 3.2 0 0 10:14 0 0 0 0:37 2 2
2013-14 19 NHL BUF 18 2 1 3 -3 2 20 10.0 0 0 11:26 0 1 1 0:56 6 5
2013-14 19 AHL ROC 9 0 4 4 1 0 0 0
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Mikhail Grigorenko – Playing Time Overview

Time On Ice Stats

11:26

Average Time On Ice in 2013-14

During an average game, Mikhail Grigorenko was on the ice for 11:26.

0:56

Average Power Play Time On Ice in 2013-14

During an average game, Mikhail Grigorenko was on the ice for 0:56 during power plays.

Year Ice Time Power Play Ice Time
2012-13 10:14 0:37
2013-14 11:26 0:56

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Mikhail Grigorenko 2013-14 NHL Game Log
Date Opponent G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
Apr 13 NYI Did Not Play
Apr 12 at BOS Did Not Play
Apr 10 at NYR Did Not Play
Apr 8 DET Did Not Play
Apr 6 at PHI Did Not Play
Apr 4 at DET Did Not Play
Apr 3 at STL Did Not Play
Apr 1 NJ Did Not Play
Mar 29 TB Did Not Play
Mar 27 at NSH Did Not Play
Mar 25 at MON Did Not Play
Mar 23 at VAN Did Not Play
Mar 20 at EDM Did Not Play
Mar 18 at CGY Did Not Play
Mar 16 MON Did Not Play
Mar 15 at NYI Did Not Play
Mar 13 at CAR Did Not Play
Mar 11 NSH Did Not Play
Mar 9 CHI Did Not Play
Mar 7 at FLA Did Not Play
Mar 6 at TB Did Not Play
Mar 3 at DAL Did Not Play
Feb 28 SJ Did Not Play
Feb 26 BOS Did Not Play
Feb 25 CAR Did Not Play
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Feb 6 at OTT Did Not Play
Feb 5 PIT Did Not Play
Feb 3 EDM Did Not Play
Feb 1 at COL Did Not Play
Jan 30 at PHO Did Not Play
Jan 28 WAS Did Not Play
Jan 27 at PIT Did Not Play
Jan 25 at CLS Did Not Play
Jan 23 CAR Did Not Play
Jan 21 FLA Did Not Play
Jan 18 CLS Did Not Play
Jan 15 at TOR Did Not Play
Jan 14 PHI Did Not Play
Jan 12 at WAS Did Not Play
Jan 9 FLA Did Not Play
Jan 7 CAR Did Not Play
Jan 4 NJ Did Not Play
Jan 2 at MIN Did Not Play
Dec 31 at WPG Did Not Play
Dec 29 WAS Did Not Play
Dec 27 at TOR Did Not Play
Dec 23 PHO Did Not Play
Dec 21 at BOS Did Not Play
Dec 19 BOS Did Not Play
Dec 17 WPG Did Not Play
Dec 14 CGY Did Not Play
Dec 12 at OTT Did Not Play
Dec 10 OTT Did Not Play
Dec 7 at MON Did Not Play
Dec 5 NYR Did Not Play
Nov 30 at NJ Did Not Play
Nov 29 TOR Did Not Play
Nov 27 MON 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 12:47 1:09
Nov 24 DET 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 11:04 0:00
Nov 21 at PHI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 12:22 0:00
Nov 19 STL Did Not Play
Nov 16 at TOR Did Not Play
Nov 15 TOR Did Not Play
Nov 12 LA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 9:33 0:00
Nov 8 at ANH 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 4 50.0 0 0 12:08 0:49
Nov 7 at LA Did Not Play
Nov 5 at SJ Did Not Play
Nov 2 ANH Did Not Play
Oct 31 at NYR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 0 11:32 0:00
Oct 28 DAL 0 1 1 -2 0 0 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 9:17 2:14
Oct 26 at TB 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 13:52 1:38
Oct 25 at FLA 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 0 16:23 0:59
Oct 23 BOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 11:59 1:11
Oct 19 COL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 8:31 0:02
Oct 17 VAN 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 6:43 0:00
Oct 15 at NYI Did Not Play
Oct 14 MIN 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 8:57 0:03
Oct 12 at CHI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 1 14:59 0:58
Oct 10 CLS Did Not Play
Oct 8 TB 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 8:07 0:00
Oct 5 at PIT 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1 11:30 1:31
Oct 4 OTT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 12:52 3:30
Oct 2 at DET 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1 13:08 2:48

Mikhail Grigorenko: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Grigorenko will open camp on a line with Joel Armia, reports The Buffalo News.

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Having played for four teams in each of the past two years, Grigorenko will stay with AHL Rochester for the forseeable future, reports the Olean Times Herald.

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With his junior season with the Quebec Remparts complete, Grigorenko is headed to AHL Rochester, the Buffalo News reports.

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Grigorenko, who initially refused his recent assignment to the Quebec Remparts of the QMJHL, decided late Sunday night that he will accept Buffalo's decision and return to juniors, The Buffalo News reports.

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Grigorenko's agent confirmed Saturday that the center won't report to the Quebec Remparts of the QMJHL after the Sabres reassigned him to the club earlier in the day, Bill Hoppe of the Olean Times Herald reports.

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Grigorenko was not on the ice for the Sabres' morning skate on Saturday and will be sent back down to juniors, Mike Harrington of The Buffalo News reports.

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Grigorenko has been recalled by the Sabres, but won't play Thursday against the Panthers, Bill Hoppe of the Olean Times Herald reports.

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Despite leading Russia to a bronze medal at the World Junior Championships, it's unlikely that Grigorenko will finish the year in the NHL, reports the Olean Times Herald.

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Russia was eliminated Saturday by Sweden in a 2-1 loss, and Grigorenko was named one of Russia's three top players in the tournament.

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The Sabres have loaned Grigorenko to the Russian men's national junior hockey team.

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Cody McCormick will return to the lineup Thursday and the Sabres will need to make room for him, which means Grigorenko could be returned to the QMJHL, reports The Buffalo News.

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Interim head coach Ted Nolan said he likes what he's seeing from Grigorenko so far, reports the Olean Times Herald.

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2013-14

Considering his dominance at the junior level (139 points in 92 games over two seasons), Grigorenko had a tough adjustment to the NHL last season. He posted one goal and five points in 25 games, but wasn’t placed in a scoring line role by former head coach Lindy Ruff. With Grigorenko restricted from playing in the AHL and having nothing left to prove in the QMJHL, the Sabres will likely keep the 19-year old Russian in the NHL for the entire season. His potential is incredibly high and the opportunity will be there to produce, so those in keeper leagues should be ready to pounce if he’s still available.

2012-13

Grigorenko, the 12th overall selection in June's NHL entry draft, is considered NHL-ready and will fight for a scoring role with the Sabres this fall. A big pivot is exactly what the Sabres need considering the sizes of Tyler Ennis and Cody Hodgson; Grigorenko's 85 points in 59 games with Quebec of the QMJHL cemented his status as one of hockey's top offensive prospects. However, he is only 18 years of age, so temper your enthusiasm in one-year leagues and keep close tabs on him in keeper formats.