Yegor Rykov



  • DOB: 4/14/1997
  • Ht: 6-2
  • Wt: 210
  • Years on Team: 1
  • Hometown: Vidnoe, Russia

Career Notes:   2018-19:  Led HC Sochi (KHL) team defensemen in playoff points (3) and assists (3), and finished second overall on team in assists and tied for third in points…2017-18:  Had third-most assists (12), and tied for third-most points (14), among SKA St. Petersburg (KHL) defensemen...2016-17:  Won KHL Gagarin Cup championship with SKA St. Petersburg...Made second consecutive World Junior Championship appearance for Russia, and tied for tournament lead in assists among defensemen (1-6-7, +7 in 7 GP) while helping to lead Russian team to bronze medal...2015-16:  Member of silver medal-winning Russian squad at World Junior Championship (1-2-3, +5 in 7 GP)...Transactions:  Signed NHL contract with NY Rangers 5/20/19...Acquired by NY Rangers from New Jersey, along with a 2nd-rd. 2018 draft pick, in exchange for Michael Grabner, 2/22/18...Drafted:  5th rd. (132nd ov.) by New Jersey 2016.

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