Nikita Zadorov

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Nikita Zadorov
Born (1995-04-16) April 16, 1995 (age 19)
Moscow, Russia
Height 6 ft 5 in (196 cm)
Weight 230 lb (100 kg; 16 st 6 lb)
Position Defence
Shoots Left
NHL team (P)
Cur. team
Buffalo Sabres
London Knights (OHL)
NHL Draft 16th overall, 2013
Buffalo Sabres
Playing career 2012–present
Medal record
Ice hockey
Competitor for  Russia
World Junior Championships
Bronze 2014 Malmö

Nikita Sergeevich Zadorov (born April 16, 1995) is a Russian ice hockey player. Zadorov is currently playing for the Buffalo Sabres of the National Hockey League, who drafted him 16th overall in the first round of the 2013 NHL Entry Draft.

Zadorov played in the Ontario Hockey League (OHL) with the London Knights. He was selected in the first round (4th overall) of the 2012 KHL Junior Draft by HC CSKA Moscow,.[1]

On October 19, 2013, Zadorov made his NHL debut skating with the Buffalo Sabres in a 4-2 loss to the Colorado Avalanche.[2]


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Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Rasmus Ristolainen
Buffalo Sabres first round draft pick
Succeeded by
Sam Reinhart