https://www.bakersfieldcondors.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/NikitinSlate.jpg 430 1500 condors /_media/logo_1819.png condors2015-10-04 10:15:232015-10-04 10:27:06Nikitin assigned to Bakersfield
CONDORSTOWN, Calif. – The Bakersfield Condors announced today that D Nikita Nikitin (nih-KEY-ten) has been assigned to the Condors by the Edmonton Oilers. Bakersfield opens their first American Hockey League (AHL) regular season on Friday and Saturday at home.
NIKITIN – stats
- 29 years old from Omsk, Russia; originally drafted in the 5th round (#136 overall) of the 2004 NHL Entry Draft by the St. Louis Blues
- A veteran with 248 games in the NHL and 129 games in the KHL
- Acquired by the Oilers on June 25, 2014 from the Columbus Blue Jackets for a 5th round draft pick
- His best NHL production came in 2011-12 when he registered 32 points (7g-25a) in 54 games with the Blue Jackets
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