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Jets' Artemi Kniazev: Acquired by Winnipeg
Winnipeg acquired Kniazev from San Jose on Sunday in exchange for defenseman Leon Gawanke.
Kniazev notched five goals and 28 points in 61 games with AHL San Jose last season. The 22-year-old blueliner made his NHL debut Nov. 4, 2021 against St. Louis, logging 11:59 of ice time. Kniazev, who will be eligible for restricted free agency after the 2023-24 season, is likely to start in the minors next campaign.... See More ... See Less
Sharks' Artemi Kniazev: Reassigned to AHL
Kniazev was sent back to AHL San Jose on Friday, Curtis Pashelka of The San Jose Mercury News reports.
Seven Sharks regulars cleared the league's COVID-19 protocols, so Kniazev and several other depth reinforcements are headed back to the Barracuda. Kniazev made his NHL debut in his time with the Sharks, recording two shots on goal and a hit through 11:59 of ice time against the Blues on Nov. 4.... See More ... See Less
Sharks' Artemi Kniazev: Elevated to NHL
Kniazev was promoted from AHL San Jose on Monday, Curtis Pashelka of The San Jose Mercury News reports.
Kniazev has seen action in just one game for the Sharks this season in which he tallied two shots, one hit and a minus-2 rating in 11:59 of ice time. The defenseman probably shouldn't be expected to play during this stint in the NHL, instead providing emergency depth while the team is on a five-game road trip.... See More ... See Less
Sharks' Artemi Kniazev: Back to minors
Kniazev was reassigned to AHL San Jose on Sunday, per CBS Sports.
Kniazev suited up for one game with the Sharks during his NHL stint, posting a minus-2 rating in 11:59 of ice time. The 20-year-old will likely stay in the minors unless he's recalled as an injury replacement again.... See More ... See Less
Sharks' Artemi Kniazev: Joining big club
Kniazev was called up by the Sharks on Tuesday.
Kniazev will join the Sharks' roster as an extra blueliner while the team deals with a COVID-19 outbreak. It's unclear if the Russian will make his NHL debut while on the active roster.... See More ... See Less
|HT/WT: 5-11, 178 lbs|
|Birthplace: Kazan, Russia|