Tag Archives: Nikita Zadorov

Locker Cleanout Audio

Brian Gionta

Rasmus Ristolainen

Nikita Zadorov

Matt Moulson

Josh Gorges

Evander Kane

Cody Hodgson

Anders Lindback

Zach Bogosian

Tyler Ennis

Zemgus Girgensons

Chad Johnson

Patrick Kaleta

Mikhail Grigorenko

Post-Game Report: 2/15 vs. PHI

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
1 0 1 2 30
0 1 0 1 22

Game Summary

Event Summary

Top Notes

  • With his goal tonight, Nikita Zadorov now has seven points (1+6) in his last seven games played.
  • Zadorov’s goal was Buffalo’s first 5-on-3 goal since March 23, 2013, when Thomas Vanek opened the scoring in a 2-1 win at Montreal.
  • In his Sabres debut, Zach Bogosian led all skaters on either team with an ice time of 24:49. He became the first player to lead the team in time on ice in his Sabres debut since Jaroslav Spacek (22:58) on Oct. 4, 2006 at Carolina.
  • With 11 hits, Bogosian posted the highest hit total by a Sabres player since Steve Ott had 11 on Feb. 15, 2013 vs. Boston.

Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Ted Nolan

Sabres defenseman Zach Bogosian

Sabres defenseman Nikita Zadorov

Sabres goaltender Michal Neuvirth

Flyers head coach Craig Berube

Flyers forward Wayne Simmonds

Flyers forward Claude Giroux

Flyers forward Michael Raffl

Flyers goaltender Ray Emery


BUFFALO, N.Y. (January 26, 2015) — The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team will suspend defenseman Nikita Zadorov, who missed today’s practice, for failure to report to the team on time following the NHL All-Star break.

“We anticipate Nikita joining the team at some point during this week’s western road trip,” said Sabres General Manager Tim Murray.

Post-Game Report: 12/13 vs. FLA

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
0 2 1 0 3 28
2 0  1 1 4 32

Game Summary

Event Summary

Top Notes

  • With tonight’s win, the Sabres have won nine games in a 12-game span (9-3-0) for the first time since Feb. 19 to March 12, 2012 (9-2-1).
  • The Sabres’ five-game winning streak at home is the team’s longest since they won five straight from Dec. 17, 2013 to Jan. 4, 2014.
  • With Buffalo’s overtime win, the Sabres and Panthers have now had 11 of their last 13 matchups decided by a single goal.
  • Tonight’s game was the sixth overtime game in the last 12 meetings between the Sabres and Panthers.
  • Nikita Zadorov’s overtime winner was his first career game-winning goal, giving the defenseman his first career multi-point game (1+1).
  • With his goal, Marcus Foligno has scored in consecutive games for the first time since Dec. 17 and 19, 2013.
  • Drew Stafford logged an assist tonight and now has a point in all four games (1+3) since returning from a lower-body injury. It is his first four-game point streak since March 9 to 15, 2014 (3+1) and the longest Sabres point streak of the season.
  • With his assist on the Sabres’ third goal, Andre Benoit recorded his first point as a member of the Sabres.
  • Tyler Myers led all players in tonight’s game with 29:35 of ice time. He has averaged 26:42 in his last 10 games, the highest 10-game average of his career.

Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Ted Nolan

Sabres forward Tyler Ennis

Sabres forward Cody Hodgson

Sabres defenseman Nikita Zadorov

Sabres defenseman Tyler Myers

Panthers head coach Gerard Gallant

Panthers forward Jimmy Hayes

Panthers forward Sean Bergenheim

Panthers goaltender Al Montoya


Zadorov assigned to London Knights; Mike Weber activated from IR

BUFFALO, N.Y. (November 19, 2013) — Buffalo Sabres president of hockey operations Pat LaFontaine today announced the team has assigned three players to the Rochester Americans (AHL). Defenseman Rasmus Ristolainen and forward Johan Larsson will report to the Americans along with forward Mikhail Grigorenko, who has been assigned to Rochester on a conditioning assignment. Defenseman Nikita Zadorov has also been assigned to the London Knights (OHL).

LaFontaine also announced defenseman Mike Weber has been activated from IR.