Nikita Kucherov

Nikita Kucherov

Height/Weight: 5' 11"/181 lbs
Born: Maykop, Russia
Draft: 2011 2nd round (58th pick) by the
Shoots: L
  • FOX 13 Tampa Bay

    Lightning's Nikita Kucherov is obsessed with being the best: 'The kid wants to win'

    Nikita Kucherov is a man of few words. Kucherov is obsessed with his game and his relentless work ethic shows up in box score. "He's progressively getting better with age," Jon Cooper told Fox 13 Sports. Cooper knows Kucherov as well as anyone.

  • Nuts & Bolts: Bolts close out homestand with a Caps matchup

    Everything you need to know ahead of Tampa Bay's matchup against the Washington Capitals on Thursday. When: Thursday, February 22 - 7:00 p.m. ET Where: AMALIE Arena - Tampa, FL TV coverage: Bally Sports (check local listings) Radio coverage: 102.5 MHz-FM , Lightning Radio 24/7 Where to stream it: Lines from Wednesday's Practice (subject to change) Steven Stamkos - Anthony Cirelli - Nikita Kucherov Brandon Hagel - Brayden Point - Mitchell Chaffee Mikey Eyssimont - Nick Paul - Conor Sheary Tyler Motte - Luke Glendening - Austin Watson Defensemen Victor Hedman - Darren Raddysh Haydn Fleury - Erik Cernak Emil Lilleberg - Nick Perbix Goaltenders Andrei Vasilevskiy Jonas Johansson Thursday's

  • ABC7 New York

    Best NHL wingers of 2024: Rankings by players and execs

    Meanwhile, one of the greatest players of all time has seen his support finally dry up. Welcome to the next set of results from the 2024 NHL Positional Rankings, a unique way to determine the best of the best. For this list we've combined left and right wingers into one category -- a crowded field that should be kept in mind when considering "snubs." Players ranked on each ballot were given a numerical score -- No. 1 earned 10 points, No. 2 got 9 points and so on.