Nikita Novikov

Buffalo Sabres logo
Age 20 Jul 25, 2003
Defense shoots left
6'4" 193 cm
198 lbs 90 kg
ELC Signing Age 19
Waivers Signing Age 20
UFA Year 2031
Agent Rick Komarow
Draft Year 2021
Drafted Overall 188
Draft Round 6
Draft Team Buffalo Sabres logo

Transaction History
May 19, 2023 Buffalo Sabres | Nikita Novikov | Novikov signed a three-year, entry-level contract with Buffalo on Friday.
Regular Season Stats

Nikita Novikov
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
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Career Stats
Season Team League GP G A TP PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60 Playoffs GP G A TP PIM
2016-2017 Russia Selects U14 WSI U14 9 2 3 5 4
2016-2017 Team Moskva U14 Districts Cup U14 6 1 0 1 0
2017-2018 Dynamo Moskva Selects U15 WSI U15 7 0 1 1 4
2017-2018 Team Moskva U15 Districts Cup U15 6 6 2 8 8
2018-2019 Dynamo Moskva U16 Russia U16 26 4 8 12 22
2018-2019 Russia U16 (all) International-Jr 6 0 1 1 2
2018-2019 Dynamo Moskva U18 Russia U18 7 2 4 6 2 Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0
2018-2019 Dynamo Moskva U16 Russia U16 Finals 6 0 4 4 8
2018-2019 Team Moskva U16 Districts Cup U16 8 1 2 3 2
2019-2020 Dynamo Moskva U17 Russia U17 12 1 9 10 22
2019-2020 Dynamo Moskva U18 Russia U18 8 1 13 14 4
2019-2020 MHK Dynamo Moskva MHL 35 4 7 11 24 Playoffs 4 0 0 0 0
Draft Yr 2020-2021 MHK Dynamo Moskva MHL 52 4 10 14 61 Playoffs 4 0 0 0 0
Draft Yr 2020-2021 Russia U18 WJC-18 7 0 5 5 4
2021-2022 Dynamo Moskva KHL 32 1 3 4 6 Playoffs 9 0 1 1 0
2021-2022 MHK Dynamo Moskva MHL 6 1 3 4 0 Playoffs 1 1 0 1 0
2021-2022 Russia EHT 1 0 0 0 0
2021-2022 Russia (all) International 1 0 0 0 0
2021-2022 Russia U20 (all) WJC-20 Cancelled 2 0 0 0 2
2022-2023 Dynamo Moskva KHL 62 2 3 5 14 Playoffs 6 0 0 0 0
2022-2023 MHK Dynamo Moskva MHL 0 0 0 0 0 Playoffs 6 1 2 3 0
2023-2024 Rochester Americans AHL 47 1 13 14 26
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Active Contract

Signing Team Buffalo Sabres logo
Signing Date May 20, 2023
Agent Rick Komarow
Qualifying Offer on Expiry $813,750
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,602,500 1.04% of cap space
2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026
Cap Hit $867,500 $867,500 $867,500
RFA
AAV $925,000 $925,000 $925,000
Performance Bonuses $57,500 $57,500 $57,500
Base Salary $775,000 $775,000 $775,000
Signing Bonuses $92,500 $92,500 $92,500
Total Salary $867,500 $867,500 $867,500
Minors Salary $80,000 $80,000 $80,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out Buy It Out Buy It Out

Contract History