National Hockey League

National Hockey League Draft Profile
Bogdan Yakimov
TeamEdmonton (STL)
Round3
Selection22 (83 overall)
PositionCenter
Previous TeamNizhnekamsk 2 (Russia-Jr)
DOB10/4/1994
Height6-5
Weight232
Notes: Mid-season rankings - 15; Final rankings - 11
2012-13 - Nizhnekamsk 2 (Russia-Jr) - 11 gp, 6 G, 7 A, 13 Pts, 2 PIM
2012-13 - Penza (Russia 2) - 21 gp, 3 G, 6 A, 9 Pts, 12 PIM
Assets: Plays a relentless physical game, relying more on brute strength than skill to create scoring opportunities for himself. Hard to knock him off the puck. Has good hands and goal-scoring ability. Flaws: Not the best skater or playmaker.

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