Nikita Kucherov

Player of the Week | Nikita Kucherov

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Nikita Kucherov capped his record-setting year with his first career Art Ross Trophy along with a single-season scoring record for a Russian-born player.

April 8, 2019

Passing Fancy: How Lightning's Nikita Kucherov became a star

By: Canadian Press

The lesson Nikita Kucherov learned from childhood coach Gennady Kurdin is on display every time he laces up his skates and steps on to the ice.

April 4, 2019

Player of the Week | Nikita Kucherov

By: Chris Lomon

Tampa’s talented right wing and the NHL’s leading scorer, reeled off four consecutive multi-point games over the past week, and also lit up the scoresheet with five points last night.

February 19, 2019

My Top 5 | assist leaders

By: Chris Lomon

Consider them Santa’s little helpers, the ones who are quick to gift-wrap perfect passes for their teammates.

December 18, 2018

Lightning sign Kucherov to 8-year extension through 2026-27

By: Canadian Press

The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed forward Nikita Kucherov to an eight-year contract extension worth an average of $9.5 million in salary and annual bonuses.

July 10, 2018

Michigan life is the good for Luke Witkowski

By: Tim Wharnsby

Even before Nikita Kucherov became the hottest goal scorer on the planet the Muscovite made quite an impression on Detroit Red Wings newcomer Luke Witkowski.

October 19, 2017

Player of the Week | Nikita Kucherov

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Nikita Kucherov entered the week as a trailblazer for Tampa Bay, and ended it to lead the Tampa Bay Lightning in goals (9), assists (13), points (22), and plus/minus rating of plus-10.

November 21, 2016

Can’t Stop Kucherov!

By: NHLPA Staff

Nikita Kucherov was once again the catalyst for the Lightning, recording 3 points in their series clinching win over Montreal

May 13, 2015