Nikita Zaitsev

Age 27 Oct 29, 1991
Moscow RUS
Defense shoots right
6'2" 188 cm
193 lbs 88 kg
ELC Signing Age 24
Waivers Signing Age 25
UFA Year 2019
Agent Daniel Milstein
Transaction History
Jan 31, 2018 Activated Activated D Nikita Zaitsev from injured reserve.
Dec 17, 2017 Injured Placed D Nikita Zaitsev on IR.
May 2, 2017 Signed D Nikita Zaitsev to a seven-year, $31.5 million contract extension.
May 2, 2016 Signed D Nikita Zaitsev to a one-year, entry-level contract.
2018-2019 Regular Season Stats

Nikita Zaitsev
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% xGF% Rel xGF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Toronto Maple Leafs 81 3 11 14 2 18 1,376 48.60 51.13 0.30 49.79 -2.91 0.13 0.57
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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
2008-2009 Russia U18 WJC-18 7 1 4 5 14
MHK Krylia Sovetov Moskva Russia2 8 0 0 0 0 Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0
MHK Krylia Sovetov Moskva-2 Russia4 23 6 12 18 24
2009-2010 Sibir Novosibirsk KHL 40 0 1 1 6
Russia U20 WJC-20 6 0 0 0 4
Sibirskie Snaipery Novosibirsk MHL 4 0 1 1 2
2010-2011 Sibir Novosibirsk KHL 39 0 2 2 12 Playoffs 4 0 0 0 0
Russia U20 WJC-20 6 0 0 0 0
Sibirskie Snaipery Novosibirsk MHL 4 1 2 3 0
Zauralie Kurgan VHL 0 0 0 0 0 Playoffs 4 0 2 2 0
2011-2012 Sibir Novosibirsk KHL 53 1 3 4 28
Sibirskie Snaipery Novosibirsk MHL 4 4 0 4 0
Sibirskie Snaipery Novosibirsk MHL 1 0 0 0 10
2012-2013 Sibir Novosibirsk KHL 49 7 11 18 41 Playoffs 7 1 0 1 0
Russia EHT 2 0 0 0 0
Russia WC 3 1 0 1 0
Russia (all) International 5 1 0 1 0
2013-2014 CSKA Moskva KHL 33 4 8 12 18 Playoffs 4 1 1 2 0
Russia EHT 6 0 0 0 2
CSKA Moskva Spengler Cup 2 1 2 3 0
Russia (all) International 11 0 0 0 2
2014-2015 CSKA Moskva KHL 57 12 20 32 31 Playoffs 16 1 7 8 0
Russia EHT 3 0 0 0 0
Russia (all) International 3 0 0 0 0
2015-2016 CSKA Moskva KHL 46 8 18 26 20 Playoffs 20 4 9 13 0
Russia EHT 8 0 0 0 4
Russia WC 10 1 3 4 2
Russia (all) International 18 1 3 4 6
2016-2017 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 82 4 32 36 38 1,426 44.53 48.75 -2.65 49.96 -1.60 0.08 0.84 Playoffs 4 0 0 0 0
Russia WCup 4 0 2 2 2
Russia (all) International 7 0 2 2 2
2017-2018 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 60 5 8 13 31 1,099 52.08 48.81 -2.40 48.21 -3.76 0.27 0.66 Playoffs 7 0 2 2 0
Russia WC 8 0 8 8 0
Russia (all) International 8 0 8 8 0
2018-2019 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 81 3 11 14 18 1,376 48.60 51.13 0.30 49.79 -2.91 0.13 0.57 Playoffs 7 0 0 0 0
Russia WC 10 2 2 4 0
Russia EHT 2 0 0 0 2
Nikita Zaitsev Stats by Elite Prospects | Nikita Zaitsev Advanced Stats by Offside Review

Active Contract

Signing Team
Signing Date May 2, 2017
Signing Status RFA
Agent Daniel Milstein
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Potential Lockout Year
Standard Contract | 7 Years $31,500,000 5.50% of cap space
2017-2018 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Cap Hit $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000
UFA
AAV $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $1,500,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $2,500,000 $2,500,000
Signing Bonuses $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $0 $0 $2,000,000 $2,000,000
Total Salary $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000
Minors Salary $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000
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Contract History

Signing Team
Signing Date May 2, 2016
Entry Level Contract | 1 Years $1,775,000 1.27% of cap space
2016-2017
Cap Hit $925,000
RFA
AAV $1,775,000
Performance Bonuses $850,000
Base Salary $832,500
Signing Bonuses $92,500
Total Salary $925,000
Minors Salary $70,000
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