RW Valeri Nichushkin - Chelyabinsk, KHL (2013, 10th overall, Dallas)
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10-04-2013, 12:22 AM
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He really wasn't. Besides the goal Barkov scored (which wasn't anything special), he was fairly quiet and unnoticeable for a majority of the game. He was solid in his own zone but was less than spectacular offensively. Nichushkin had a couple good chances and was creating some things in the offensive zone.
That said, one game really means nothing when you're comparing these two - especially with it being both of their first NHL games.
Honestly, both looked very comfortable out there. Extremely positive for both teams.
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