Maxim Letunov



  • DOB: 2/20/1996
  • Ht: 6-4
  • Wt: 181
  • Hometown: Moskva, RUS
  • Drafted: 2nd round (52nd) in 2014 (STL)

Career Notes: 2021-22: Scored career-high 13 goals in 60 games w/ AHL Chicago. Registered first multi-goal game since 4/14/21 on 3/27/22 with two goals at Iowa. Scored in back-to-back games on 2/27/22 and 3/2/22. Registered four-game point streak (2 g, 2 a) from 11/7/21 – 11/14/21. Traded to NY Rangers from CAR Hurricanes in exchange for D Tarmo Reunanen on 3/28/22. Received four stitches in his chin after taking a high-stick and then scored a goal on 1/28/22 @ Grand Rapids. Signed as free agent with Hurricanes on 7/31/21….2020-21: Scored 15 points (12 g, 3 a) in 32 games w/ AHL San Jose. Finished tied for first on the Barracuda in goals. Scored two goals on 4/7/21 Vs. Henderson and 4/14/21 @ Texas. Scored six goals in a span of five games from 4/7/21 – 4/14/21. Scored two goals in five Pacific Division playoff games....2019-20: Scored career-high 40 points (12 g, 28 a) w/ AHL San Jose. Made NHL debut w/ San Jose Sharks on 2/4/20 @ Calgary. Scored first career NHL goal on 2/6/20 @ Edmonton. Led Barracuda in scoring with 40 points and in assists with 28. Scored two goals on 1/31/20 @ San Diego. Recorded season-high three assists on 11/17/19 Vs. Tucson.…2018-19: Appeared in 57 games as rookie professional w/ AHL San Jose. Made professional debut on 10/5/18 Vs. Ontario. Scored a goal in each of his first two professional games. Recorded first career three-point game (1 g, 2 a) on 10/20/18 @ Stockton....2017-18: Scored 28 points (12 g, 16 a) in 36 games with University of Connecticut. Led Huskies in point scoring with 28, finished tied for team lead in goals with 12. Scored season high three points on 12/8/17 Vs. Colgate and 2/16/18 Vs. Boston University. Had four-game goal scoring streak from 2/2/18 – 2/16/18…. 2016-17: Scored 27 points (7 g, 20 a) as sophomore at UConn. Scored three goals on powerplay for Huskies…... Misc.: College teammates with Wolf Pack G Adam Húska at UConn. Named to Hockey East All-Rookie Team in 2015-16 (16 g, 24 a). Named Hockey East Second Team All-Star following 2015-16 and 2017-18 seasons. Selected by the St. Louis Blues in the second round (52nd overall) of the 2014 NHL Entry Draft. Traded by STL to ARI on 3/2/15 in exchange for D Zbynek Michalek and a conditional third-round draft pick in 2015. Traded by ARI to SJ on 6/20/16 along with a 2017 sixth round pick in exchange for a 2016 fourth round pick and a 2017 third round pick. Signed with Carolina Hurricanes as a free agent on 7/31/21. Traded to NY Rangers from Carolina in exchange for D Tarmo Reunanen on 3/28/22.


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