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Nikita Zadorov

20-Year-Old Defenseman – Colorado Avalanche

2015-16 NHL Stats

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2015-16 NHL Projections

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2015-16 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

Part of the draft day trade that sent Ryan O’Reilly to the Sabres, the 20-year-old Zadorov should fit in just fine on a burgeoning Colorado blue line. At 6-foot-5 and 220 pounds, Zadorov offers ideal size from the blue line, and showed flashes of offensive upside on the drea...

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SHOOTS: Left   HT: 6' 5"   WT: 220   DOB: 4/15/1995   BORN: Moscow, Russia   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #16 Overall in 2013   Show ContractHide Contract

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Nikita Zadorov Contract Information:

Signed three-year, entry-level contract with the Sabres in September 2013. Traded to the Avalanche in June 2015.

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Zadorov was reassigned to AHL San Antonio on Friday.

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Nikita Zadorov 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
2013-14 18 NHL BUF 7 1 0 1 -4 4 4 25.0 0 0 17:10 0 0 0 0:11 25 3
2014-15 19 NHL BUF 60 3 12 15 -10 51 52 5.8 1 0 17:42 2 3 5 1:24 134 73
2015-16 20 NHL COL 16 0 2 2 -7 10 12 0.0 0 0 17:11 0 0 0 0:03 41 14
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Nikita Zadorov – Playing Time Overview

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Time On Ice Stats

17:11

Average Time On Ice in 2015-16

During an average game, Nikita Zadorov was on the ice for 17:11.

0:03

Average Power Play Time On Ice in 2015-16

During an average game, Nikita Zadorov was on the ice for 0:03 during power plays.

Year Ice Time Power Play Ice Time
2013-14 17:10 0:11
2014-15 17:42 1:24
2015-16 17:11 0:03

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2015-16 NHL Game Log   Nikita Zadorov
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Date Opp G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
2016-2Feb 4 DAL Did Not Play
2016-2Feb 2 CHI Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 27 @LOS Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 26 @SAN Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 23 @DAL Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 22 STL 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 1 14:02 0:00
2016-1Jan 20 BUF 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 0 19:17 0:00
2016-1Jan 18 @WPG 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 3 22:36 0:00
2016-1Jan 16 @CLM 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 1 21:32 0:05
2016-1Jan 14 NJD 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 2 0 19:52 0:00
2016-1Jan 12 TAM Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 10 @CHI Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 8 NAS Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 6 STL Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 4 LOS Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 2 CGY Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 31 CHI Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 28 @SAN Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 27 ARI Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 21 TOR Did Not Play
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2015-12Dec 19 EDM Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 17 NYI Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 15 @CHI Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 13 @STL Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 12 @NAS Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 9 PIT Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 7 MIN Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 5 @MIN Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 3 @NYR Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 1 @NJD Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 30 @NYI Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 28 WPG Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 25 OTT Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 23 @WPG Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 21 @WAS Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 19 @PIT Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 17 @TOR Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 14 @MON Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 12 @BOS Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 10 @PHI Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 6 NYR Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 5 @ARI 0 0 0 -3 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 2 10:26 0:00
2015-11Nov 3 CGY Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 1 SAN Did Not Play
2015-10Oct 30 @CAR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 14:16 0:00
2015-10Oct 29 @TAM 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 3 0 11:59 0:04
2015-10Oct 27 @FLA 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 4 0 18:01 0:00
2015-10Oct 24 CLM 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 4 1 15:15 0:09
2015-10Oct 21 CAR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 0 15:35 0:00
2015-10Oct 18 @LOS 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 5 0 15:40 0:17
2015-10Oct 16 @ANA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 5 3 17:06 0:00
2015-10Oct 14 BOS 0 1 1 -2 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 1 21:57 0:17
2015-10Oct 10 DAL 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 5 1 15:59 0:00
2015-10Oct 8 MIN 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 3 1 21:18 0:00

Nikita Zadorov: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Zadorov was recalled from AHL San Antonio on Wednesday.

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Zadorov was reassigned to AHL San Antonio on Saturday.

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Zadorov will be paired with Tyson Barrie for Wednesday's game against Boston, Mike Chambers of The Denver Post reports.

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Zadorov was traded to Colorado on Friday along with forward Mikhail Grigorenko, prospect J.T. Compher, and the 31st overall pick in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft in exchange for forwards Ryan O'Reilly and Jamie McGinn, TSN's Darren Dreger reports.

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New head coach Dan Bylsma expects Zadorov to be a full-time player next season, reports Paul Hamilton of WGR 550.

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Zadorov will replace Tyson Strachan in the lineup Monday against Arizona, reports John Vogl of The Buffalo News.

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Zadorov is expected to serve as a healthy scratch for Saturday's game against the Avalanche, Bill Hoppe of the Olean Times Herald reports.

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Zadorov, who was scratched the previous four games due to both a team-imposed suspension and coaching decisions, returned to action Saturday for Buffalo's 5-3 loss to the Panthers. He logged an assist and 15:09 of ice time, including 3:14 on the power play.

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Zadorov, a healthy scratch Thursday, saw teammate Mark Pysyk get demoted to the AHL on Friday, which could pave the way for Zadorov's return, reports the Olean Times Herald.

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Zadorov will be a healthy scratch Thursday against Vancouver, reports The Buffalo News.

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Zadorov is poised to return to the lineup Thursday against the Canucks, Bill Hoppe of the Olean Times Herald reports.

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Zadorov will serve as a healthy scratch for Tuesday's game against the Blue Jackets, Mike Harrington of the Buffalo News reports.

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2015-16

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2014-15

A punishing hitter with a fearsome slap shot, Zadorov is the future physical anchor of the Sabres’ blue line. He finished the season in the OHL after a seven-game stint with the Sabres the previous season, and though there is no denying the Russian teenager has the talent to become a top NHL defenseman one day, he still has a long way to go. The 19-year-old could win a starting job with the Sabres for the 2014-15 season, but since he’s ineligible for AHL play, he could also return to juniors for his overage season.

2013-14

Zadorov was the second of two defensemen selected by the Sabres in the first round of June’s NHL Draft. The 6’5”, 221 pound Russian is a physical force on the blue line and is coming off a season in which he helped the London Knights to an OHL Championship. Zadorov is more of a project than the Sabres’ other first-rounder, Rasmus Ristolainen, and is likely two or three seasons away from competing for a spot with the big club. His long-term potential is that of a physical, shut-down defender, but the current season will likely see a return to the OHL to continue his development.