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Name  Evgeny Kuznetsov
Born  5/19/1992
Height  6-0
Weight  172
Shoots  L
3/13/2015 9:48:00 PM
Description: Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov recorded two points during Friday's loss to the Stars.
Insight: He had a goal and an assist, along with four shots and a plus-one rating. Kuznetsov now has seven goals and 28 points through 67 games this season. He can be left on the wire.
10/4/2014 6:05:00 PM
Description: Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov could score a lot in his rookie campaign playing alongside Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom.
Insight: The 22-year-old is already the favorite to win the Calder Trophy. He scored nine points in 17 games last year and many project him to score more than 50 points this season. He is definitely worth a late-round pick.
4/5/2014 8:56:00 PM
Description: Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov scored a goal Saturday against the Islanders.
Insight: It's the third goal of the 21-year-old's career. Kuznetsov made his NHL debut 13 games ago and has eight points.
Hot3/25/2014 10:10:00 PM
Description: Capitals 21-year-old center Evgeny Kuznetsov scored his first career goal Tuesday against the Kings.
Insight: His shorthanded tally tied the game at four with less than a minute left in the third period. Kuznetsov has produced six points in eight games since he made his NHL debut fresh from the KHL on March 10. He should be added in most leagues.
3/15/2014 3:25:00 PM
Description: Capitals youngster Evgeny Kuznetsov is expected to skate with the No. 2 line on Saturday night.
Insight: The 21-year-old put up three assists in Friday's 4-3 win over Vancouver and is expected to play alongside Troy Brouwer and Casey Wellman. Time to add him to your roster, if he's still out there.
3/8/2014 8:31:00 PM
Description: The Capitals have signed prospect Evgeny Kuznetsov to an entry-level contract. He'll make his debut Monday against Pittsburgh, according to Bob McKenzie of tsn.ca.
Insight: The 21-year-old was selected in the first round of the 2010 draft and just came to an agreement with his KHL team to end his contract seven weeks early after the team failed to make the playoffs. Kuznetsov had eight goals and 13 assists in 34 games in the KHL this season after putting up 38 goals and 46 assists in 100 games the previous two seasons. It's unclear what role or positon he'll play.

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