14 January 1964 |
Moscow, Soviet Union
|Height||6 ft 0 in (183 cm)|
|Weight||200 lb (91 kg; 14 st 4 lb)|
|Played for||PHC Krylya Sovetov (SCL)
HC CSKA Moscow (SCL)
New York Rangers (NHL)
Vancouver Canucks (NHL)
New York Islanders (NHL)
New Jersey Devils (NHL)
Lokomotiv Yaroslavl (RSL)
|National team|| Soviet Union and
|NHL Draft||244th overall, 1990
New York Rangers
|Olympic medal record|
|Men's ice hockey|
Sergei Lvovich Nemchinov (Russian: Серге́й Львович Немчинов, born 14 January 1964) is a retired Russian ice hockey player who played in the National Hockey League for the New York Rangers, Vancouver Canucks, New York Islanders and the New Jersey Devils for twelve seasons, bookended by ten seasons in the Soviet Championship League with PHC Krylya Sovetov and HC CSKA Moscow, and two in the Russian Superleague with Lokomotiv Yaroslavl.
Nemchinov was one of the last picks of the 1990 NHL Entry Draft when he was selected in the 12th round, 244th overall by the Rangers. He went on to play in 761 regular season games in his NHL career, scoring 152 goals and 193 assists for 345 points, picking up 251 penalty minutes. He won the Stanley Cup with the Rangers in 1994 and again with the Devils in 2000. In 1994, Nemchinov, along with Alexander Karpovtsev, Alexei Kovalev, and Sergei Zubov were the first Russians to have their names engraved on the Stanley Cup. He returned to Russia in 2002 and played there until his retirement in 2004.
Awards and achievements
- 1993–94 – Stanley Cup Champion – New York Rangers
- 1999-00 – Stanley Cup Champion – New Jersey Devils
- Nemchinov was ranked No. 46 on the all-time list of New York Rangers in the book 100 Ranger Greats (John Wiley & Sons, 2009).
|Junior Int'l totals||14||9||7||16||4|
|Senior int'l totals||49||11||8||19||24|
- Traded by the New York Rangers with Brian Noonan to the Vancouver Canucks for Esa Tikkanen and Russ Courtnall. March 8, 1997.
- Signed as a free agent with the New York Islanders. July 10, 1997.
- Traded by the New York Islanders to the New Jersey Devils for New Jersey's 4th round choice (Daniel Johansson) in the 1999 NHL Entry Draft. March 22, 1999.
- Biographical information and career statistics from NHL.com, or Eliteprospects.com, or Eurohockey.com, or Legends of Hockey, or The Internet Hockey Database
- Picture of Sergei Nemchinov's name engraved on the Stanley Cup for 2000