The Pittsburgh Penguins, sitting first in the Atlantic Division, could be looking to acquire another winger to play alongside Evgeni Malkin.
It's believed the Penguins are once again taking a look at Toronto Maple Leafs forward Nikolai Kulemin.
Malkin, who currently leads the Penguins in assists with 10, played alongside Kulemin during the...
Per Yahoo Sports Dmitry Chesnokov, Maple Leafs winger Nikolai Kulemin has signed on with Metallurg Magnitogorsk of the KHL, along with Pittsburgh Penguins star Evgeni Malkin.
The 26 year old Kulemin played for Magnitogorsk from 2005-2008 before signing with Toronto in 2008.
Chesnokov also reported that center Mikhail Grabovski has been approached by two KHL clubs.
The Toronto Maple Leafs and left wing Nikolai Kulemin agreed to a two-year contract on Thursday that will pay him $2.8 million per season, according to CBS and TSN. By reaching an agreement, arbitration was avoided. Kulemin, 26, had seven goals and 21 assists in 70 games last season. He had 30 goals the previous season.
The Toronto Maple Leafs have announced that they have signed forward Nikolai Kulemin to a two-year deal. Under the terms of the deal Kulemin will earn a reported $2.8 million in 2012-13 and $3.0 million in 2013-14 for a total of $5.6 million over two-years.
Originally drafted in the second round (44th overall) of the 2006 NHL Entry Draft, Kulemin, has registered 68 goals and 84 assists...
The Toronto Maple Leafs have avoided arbitration with Nikolai Kulemin, signing the forward to a two-year, $5.6-million deal.
Kulemin will make $2.6 million next season and $3 million in 2013-14. He made $2.2 million last season.
Kulemin had just seven goals and 21 assists before missing the last 12 games of a disappointing season with a broken finger. The Maple Leafs are hoping...
The Maple Leafs have avoided salary arbitration with winger Nikolai Kulemin, agreeing to a two year, $5.6 Million deal this morning.
Toronto filed for arbitration with the 26 year old winger earlier in the month. After scoring 30 goals in 2010-11 on a line with Mikhail Grabovski and Clarke MacArthur, Kulemin slumped to seven goals last season, which likely would have made a postive...
Sounds like a two-year settlement coming for Nik Kulemin— Elliotte Friedman (@FriedgeHNIC) July 20, 2012
$2.8 aav for Kulemin on 2 year deal with Toronto.— Darren Dreger (@DarrenDreger) July 20, 2012
Originally drafted in the second round (44th overall) of the 2006 NHL Entry Draft by the Toronto Maple Leafs, Nikolai Kulemin has had an up and down career in his three seasons with the Maple Leafs.
Signed to a three-year deal by the Buds in 2007, Kulemin chose to stay in the KHL in the first year of his contract playing for Metallurg Magnitogorsk-Russia where he scored 21 goals...
Toronto Maple Leafs left wing Nikolai Kulemin is expected to miss three weeks with a broken finger.
Kulemin suffered the injury during Tuesday's 5-2 road loss to the Florida Panthers. Toronto fell to 0-4-1 in its last five with the setback.
The 25-year-old Russian has collected seven goals, 21 assists and six penalty minutes in 70 games this season.
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Originally drafted in the second round of the 2006 NHL Entry Draft (44th overall), Nikolai Kulemin came to the Maple Leafs with decent credentials.
At 6’1” and just over 200 pounds at the time he was drafted, Kulemin had the size to be an effective power forward, but would struggle to learn a more North American friendly style of play which involved playing a 200-foot game instead...