Nikita Kucherov- Wiki, Age, Ethnicity, Wife, Height, Net Worth, Career

Nikita Kucherov

Nikita Kucherov is a well-known right-winger in professional ice hockey. Nikita Kucherov is an NHL player for the Tampa Bay Lightning.

Quick Facts

Full Name: Nikita Igorevich Kucherov
Born Date: 17 Jun 1993
Age: 29 years
Horoscope: Gemini
Lucky Number: 9
Lucky Stone: Agate
Lucky Color: Yellow
Best Match for Marriage: Leo, Aquarius, Libra
Gender: Male
Profession: Ice hockey player
Country: Russia
Height: 5 feet 11 inches (1.80m)
Marital Status: married
Wife Anastasiya Kucherova
Eye Color green
Hair Color brown
Birth Place Maykop
Nationality Russian
Father Igor Kuchervoand
Mother Svetlana Kucherova
Siblings Denis
Kids Ean Horford

Nikita Kucherov Biography

Nikita Igorevich Kucherov was born on June 17, 1993, in Maykop, Russia. He has a 29-year-old son. His father, Igor Kuchervo, and his mother, Svetlana Kucherova, gave birth to him. As a result, his father holds the rank of colonel in the Russian army.

As a result, he spent the majority of his childhood with his grandmother and aunt. His grandfather was also in the army. Kucherov’s grandmother also works for Druzhba, the city’s football team. As a result, he has a brother named Denis.

Nikita Kucherov Height And Weight

Nikita Kucherov is good-looking and stands 5 feet 11 inches tall, and weighs about 82 kg. Furthermore, he has brown hair color and attractive green pairs of eyes.

Nikita Kucherov
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Previously, Nikita Kucherov played for CSKA Moscow in the Kontinental Hockey League. He also played for the Sliver Sharks and White. Thus, he played for the Rouyn-Noranda Huskies. He was selected by the Tampa Bay Lightning as its 58th overall pick in the 2011 NHL draft. He signed a three-year entry-level contract on September 10, 2012. The contract was with the Tampa Bay Lightning. Later on, he became the 7th Tampa Bay Lightning player to score a goal in his NHL debut.

Soon, he recorded his first hat-trick in a game against the Arizona Coyotes in October 2014. In the 2014/15 season, he registered 29 goals, 36 assists, and 65 points. In addition, he ranked second in the NHL for goals scored in the playoffs. Again he signed with the Tampa Bay Lightning on a three-year deal in October 2016. With the Atlantic team division, he was named to the 2017 NHL All-star game. Fortunately, he also went on to score his 85th goal. He moved up to the eighth player with the most goals in franchise history in March 2017. Thus, it was after he recorded his 99th goal for the Lightning.

In the same month, he also registered his 100th NHL career goal. Therefore, he earned him a place in the Tempa Bay Lightning 40 elite club. During the season, he recorded 40 goals. Sooner, he became only 23-years-old or younger Russian player with 40 goals in a season. He earned a place in the 2016/17 NHL All-star second team. In the 2017/18 season, he registers a goal in the first five matches of the season from Tempa Bay Lightning.

More On Career

Furthermore, he grabbed his 112th goal as a Lightning player. It led moved him to the 7th position in the ranks of players with the most goals in franchise history. Moving on, he was the first player in the modern era to record at least a goal in 7 consecutive games. Finally, he topped the NHL goal-scoring table on November 10. Similarly, he also registered his 128th game for the lightning. I.e., that made him the 6th player with the most goals in franchise history. Also, Nikita’s net worth is not unfolded yet.

He was named to the NHL All-Star games in January 2018. Thus, he had already recorded 146 career goals by October 2018. Moving on, he recorded 3-points which brought his NHL career points to 372 on December 1. Thus, it was the sixth-highest in Lightning history. He had 3rd successive NHL All-Star selection on January 2, 2019. It was after he was named to the 2019 NHL All-Star Game.

And he earns his 245th NHL career assist in the next month. It helped to make him the sixth player with the most assist in franchise history. Similarly, he went on to set a Lightning record for most points in a season with 109 points. Moreover, he had registered 128 points at the end of the season. Thus, it made him the most points by a Russian-born player. In the 2018/19 season, he became the player with the highest point in the NHL. Later, he was awarded the Art Ross award.

He also received the Hart Trophy and Ted Lindsay Award at the 2019 NHL Awards. Thus, he was named to the Russian roster for the 2016 World Cup of Hockey. In addition, it was along with other Tempa Bay Lightning teammates. At the 2017 World Hockey Championship, he led the Russian side to win bronze.

Nikita Kucherov Net Worth

Nikita Kucherov’s net worth is currently unknown. We will try to update you as soon as possible.

Nikita Kucherov Wife, Marriage

Nikita Kucherov is already married to Anastasiya Kucherova. However, no details related to his married life have been revealed. But, together, they have a child named Ean Horford.