National Hockey League (NHL) forward Vancouver Canucks Andrei Kuzmenko scores against the San Jose Sharks in a regular season game.
This goal was the 35th for the Russian forward this NHL season. How to inform press office According to this indicator, the league passed legendary compatriot Pavel Bure, who scored 34 goals in his first season with the Canucks.
After this match, Kuzmenko scored 63 points (35+28).
Sweden’s Elias Pettersson holds the record for goals in his first season with Vancouver. In order for the Russian player to exceed this figure, he must score four points in the remaining games of the regular season.
Recall that Russia’s record for the number of goals in the first season in the NHL belongs to Alexander Ovechkin (52 goals in the 2005/06 season).
It was previously reported that goals from Andrey Kuzmenko and Vasily Podkolzin helped Vancouver. crush San Jose at an NHL game.
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