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Evgeny Kuznetsov
Evgeny Kuznetsov accepting a post-game award at the 2010 World Jr Championships
Position Centre / Right Wing
Shot Left
6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
176 lb (80 kg)
NHL Team (P)
Cur. Team
Washington Capitals
Traktor Chelyabinsk (KHL)
Nationality Flag of Russia Russian
Born May 19 1992 (1992-05-19) (age 24),
Chelyabinsk, Russia
NHL Draft 26th overall, 2010
Washington Capitals
Pro Career 2009 – present

Evgeny Kuznetsov (Russian: Евгений Кузнецов; born May 19, 1992, in Chelyabinsk, Russia) is an ice hockey winger who currently plays for Traktor Chelyabinsk in the Kontinental Hockey League. He has represented Russia internationally at the under-18 and Junior (under-20) age levels. He was picked 26th overall by the Washington Capitals in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft.[1]

Playing careerEdit

Professional playEdit

Kuznetsov made his professional debut in the 2009–10 season with Traktor Chelyabinsk of the KHL. Kuznetsov played 35 games, totaling 9 points.

Kuznetsov was drafted in the 1st round of the 2010 NHL draft by the Washington Capitals.

International playEdit

Kuznetsov played for Team Russia at the 2010 World Junior Championships held in Saskatchewan, Canada. He was selected as the player of the game for Russia after the preliminary round game against Austria.

Career statisticsEdit

Regular season and playoffsEdit

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2009–10 Traktor Chelyabinsk KHL 35 2 7 9 10 4 1 0 1 0
KHL Totals 35 2 7 9 10 4 1 0 1 0


Year Team Event Place   GP G A Pts PIM
2009 Russia WJC18 Silver medal icon 7 6 7 13 10
2010 Russia WJC18 4th 7 5 7 12 6
2010 Russia WJC 6th 6 2 0 2 10
Junior int'l totals 13 8 7 15 20


  1. Russian Hockey NHL Prospects | Evgeny Kuznetsov. Retrieved on October 10, 2009.

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