Evgeny Kuznetsov Stats
- Height / Weight
- 74 / 207 lbs.
- Date of Birth (Age)
- 5/19/1992 (31)
Evgeny Kuznetsov Last 10 Games
Evgeny Kuznetsov News
Washington Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov (upper body) is a game-time decision for Tuesday's clash with Columbus. He sustained an upper-body injury at the weekend against Minnesota and could be out of the lineup for only the second time this season. Having posted only one point across his previous nine appearances, Kuznetsov has been going through a miserable offensive spell, but he's one of the most talented forwards on the team and sits third in scoring for the season. Through 70 appearances, Kuznetsov has put up 12 goals and 39 assists.
Washington Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov had his second four-point game of the season on Saturday, leading the team to a 6-3 victory over the Rangers with two goals and two assists. He had twice as many points in the game than he had managed with his previous seven appearances this month. Kuznetsov has had a number of other slumps as well and it's resulted in a down year for him. Through 60 games, the Russian centerman sits on 11 goals and 49 points. The Capitals definitely need better performances from Kuznetsov to make it into the playoffs.
Washington Capitals forward Evgeny Kuznetsov tallied a goal and an assist Tuesday against Columbus. The Capitals beat Columbus 4-3 in overtime. Besides providing points to his team, he logged one shot and blocked two shots. With only seven goals in 52 games, the Russian center has helped as a playmaker producing 26 assists. Kuznetsov's ability to create scoring opportunities for his teammates has made him a valuable player for the Capitals, as they rank third in the Metropolitan Division in goals for with 166.
Washington Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov had a big four-point night against the Oilers Monday, scoring two goals and delivering a pair of assists in a 5-4 victory. All of his points came on the power play and Kuznetsov ended up with the game-winning tally. Kuznetsov had managed only three points across his previous eight appearances, so fantasy managers will be very relieved following Monday night. Despite going through a bad spell, Kuznetsov is still averaging close to a point per game this season, with two goals and nine assists to his name in 13 outings. Hopefully, we start seeing some consistency from him now.
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