Nikita Kucherov

Age 25 June 17, 1993
Maykop RUS
Right Wing shoots left
5'11" 180 cm
178 lbs 81 kg
ELC Signing Age 19
Waivers Signing Age 19
UFA Year 2020
Agent Daniel Milstein
Draft Year 2011
Drafted Overall 58
Draft Round 2
Draft Team Tampa Bay Lightning
Transaction History
Feb 2, 2019 Fined NHL fined RW Nikita Kucherov $5,000 for tripping.
Jul 10, 2018 Signed RW Nikita Kucherov to an eight-year, $76 million contract extension.
Oct 11, 2016 Signed RW Nikita Kucherov to a three-year, $14.3 million contract.
Nov 24, 2013 Recalled Recalled RW Nikita Kucherov from Syracuse (AHL).
Sep 29, 2013 Assigned Assigned RW Nikita Kucherov to Syracuse (AHL).
Sep 10, 2012 Signed RW Nikita Kucherov to a three-year contract.
2018-2019 Regular Season Stats
Nikita Kucherov GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% xGF% Rel xGF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Tampa Bay Lightning 73 35 82 117 20 56 1,085 59.84 51.75 -3.83 53.28 2.04 1.22 3.48
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Career Stats
Season Team League GP G A TP PIM TOI GF% xGF% Rel xGF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60 Playoffs GP G A TP PIM
2009-2010 Krasnaya Armiya Moskva MHL 53 29 25 54 40 Playoffs 5 0 2 2 0
CSKA Moskva U17 Russia U17 Finals 6 7 2 9 16
CSKA Moskva U17 Russia U17 0 0 0 0 0
Draft Yr 2010-2011 Krasnaya Armiya Moskva MHL 41 27 31 58 81 Playoffs 10 5 8 13 0
Draft Yr Russia U18 WJAC-19 4 2 5 7 2
Draft Yr CSKA Moskva KHL 9 0 2 2 0
Draft Yr Russia U18 WJC-18 7 11 10 21 6
Draft Yr Russia U18 Hlinka Gretzky Cup 4 1 1 2 2
2011-2012 CSKA Moskva KHL 18 1 4 5 4
Krasnaya Armiya Moskva MHL 23 24 19 43 40 Playoffs 7 3 1 4 0
Russia U20 WJC-20 7 2 5 7 2
Russian Selects U20 Jr Super Series 6 4 3 7 2
2012-2013 Québec Remparts QMJHL 6 3 7 10 2
Rouyn-Noranda Huskies QMJHL 27 26 27 53 12 Playoffs 14 9 15 24 0
Russia U20 WJC-20 7 5 3 8 4
2013-2014 Syracuse Crunch AHL 17 13 11 24 10
Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 52 9 9 18 14 594 57.58 56.70 7.22 53.89 2.59 0.61 1.41 Playoffs 2 1 0 1 0
2014-2015 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 82 29 36 65 37 995 66.67 59.73 7.72 56.73 3.98 1.45 2.65 Playoffs 26 10 12 22 0
2015-2016 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 77 30 36 66 30 1,068 58.75 55.86 4.79 54.61 2.61 0.90 1.80 Playoffs 17 11 8 19 0
2016-2017 Russia WCup 4 2 1 3 0
Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 74 40 45 85 38 1,098 60.22 55.32 6.92 55.10 6.34 0.98 2.35
Russia WC 10 7 8 15 8
Russia EHT 2 0 0 0 0
Russia (all) International 0 0 0 0 0
Russia (all) International 0 0 0 0 0
Russia (all) International 19 11 10 21 10
2017-2018 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 80 39 61 100 42 1,220 57.94 53.21 0.39 54.23 2.37 1.33 2.90 Playoffs 17 7 10 17 0
2018-2019 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 73 35 82 117 56 1,085 59.84 51.75 -3.83 53.28 2.04 1.22 3.48
Nikita Kucherov Stats by Elite Prospects | Nikita Kucherov Advanced Stats by Offside Review

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Active Contract

Signing Team
Signing Date July 10, 2018
Signing Status RFA
Agent Daniel Milstein
Buyout Calculator
Potential Lockout Year
Standard Contract | 8 Years $76,000,000 11.95% of cap space
2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026 2026-2027
Cap Hit $9,500,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000
UFA
AAV $9,500,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $1,000,000 $4,000,000 $3,500,000 $4,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $4,000,000
Signing Bonuses $11,000,000 $5,000,000 $8,500,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $4,000,000 $3,000,000 $3,000,000
Total Salary $12,000,000 $9,000,000 $12,000,000 $9,000,000 $10,000,000 $9,000,000 $8,000,000 $7,000,000
Minors Salary $12,000,000 $9,000,000 $12,000,000 $9,000,000 $10,000,000 $9,000,000 $8,000,000 $7,000,000
Clauses NMC NMC NMC NMC M-NTC M-NTC M-NTC
UFA Year
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Contract History

Signing Team
Signing Date October 11, 2016
Signing Status RFA
Agent Daniel Milstein
Standard Contract | 3 Years $14,300,001 6.53% of cap space
2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Cap Hit $4,766,667 $4,766,667 $4,766,667
RFA
AAV $4,766,667 $4,766,667 $4,766,667
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $4,250,000 $4,500,000 $5,550,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0 $0
Total Salary $4,250,000 $4,500,000 $5,550,000
Minors Salary $4,250,000 $4,500,000 $5,550,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team
Signing Date September 11, 2012
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,775,000 1.24% of cap space
2012-2013 2013-2014 2014-2015 2015-2016
Cap Hit $742,500 $711,667 $711,667 $711,667
RFA
AAV $925,000 $894,167 $894,167 $894,167
Performance Bonuses $0 $232,500 $182,500 $132,500
Base Salary $0 $600,000 $650,000 $700,000
Signing Bonuses $92,500 $92,500 $92,500 $0
Total Salary $0 $692,500 $742,500 $700,000
Minors Salary $0 $70,000 $70,000 $70,000
Clauses
UFA Year