Nikita Kucherov Splits Bruins’ D, Slides It Beautifully Past Tuukka Rask For Goal
- Nikita Kucherov splits through the Bruins defenders and beautifully slides it past Tuukka Rask for an amazing goal.
- What a move.
- Nikita Kucherov finishes with 41 goals and 87 assists for 128 points, the most ever by a Russian-born NHL player and the most in the NHL since Wayne Gretzky put up 130 points in the 1993-94 season.
- Hockey tip: This game is not as easy as Nikita Kucherov makes it look!
- Tyler Johnson grabbed Kucherov the puck and gave him a hug after. Pretty cool it was the old “Triplets” combining for record point
Nikita Kucherov tallies his 128th point of the season! 🚨@TBLightning pick up their 62nd win. 🤯⚡
— FOX Sports Florida (@FOXSportsFL) April 6, 2019
Nikita Kucherov of the @TBLightning recorded his 127th point of 2018-19 to match the NHL record for most in a season by a Russian player, a mark set by Alexander Mogilny in 1992-93. #NHLStats #TBLvsBOS pic.twitter.com/wuQa5gEXSE
— NHL Public Relations (@PR_NHL) April 6, 2019