RW Valeri Nichushkin - Chelyabinsk, KHL (2013, 10th overall, Dallas)
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10-04-2013, 12:24 AM
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Location: Dania Florida
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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.
While the comment was dumb by the Finnish poster. Don't kid yourself Barkov was one of the best players on the ice for both teams.
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