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Colorado Avalanche Western Conference Central Division
 
Valeri Nichushkin • #13 • RW
Status:On roster
Ht/Wt:6'4", 210 lbs.
Born:Mar 4, 1995 (27 yrs) in Chelyabinsk, RUS
Experience:6 years
Drafted:Drafted by Dallas in 2013 (1/10).
Acquired:Acquired as a free agent in 2019.
Shoots:L
2021-22 Season Stats
GP G A Pts +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG TOI S PtsPG
YTD 62 25 27 52 21 14 5 2 5 19:02 180 0.84
Playoffs 19 9 6 15 5 8 1 0 2 20:08 68 0.79
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Scouting Report
The Russian forward has settled into a middle-six winger role after returning from two seasons in the KHL, where he learned how to make better use of his size and skills (after struggling with inconsistency and injuries in his first NHL hitch). He is a powerful skater with skill and scoring ability, and has improved his play away from the puck--making him a much more useful player.
Long Range Potential: Big, versatile two-way winger.
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