After being drafted ninth altogether in a 2018 NHL Entry Draft, New York Rangers prospect, Vitali Kravtsov, had himself an considerable summer.
Kravstov, who is a stream member of Traktor Chelyabinsk in a KHL, done waves during a playoffs for his team. He played in 35 unchanging deteriorate games for Traktor in 2017-18 and available usually 4 goals and 3 assists for 7 points on 35 shots. However, his numbers jumped in a postseason.
In 16 playoff games, Kravtsov recorded 6 goals and 5 assists for 11 points on 37 shots. Two of these goals were available during even strength and a rest were available in powerplay opportunities.
His deteriorate with Traktor was adequate to acquire him a mark on a rough register for a Four Nations Tournament, and on Aug 22nd, he was strictly named to a 23-man roster.
In a 3 games played in this tournament, Kravtsov has available one idea and 3 assists for 4 points.
Kravtsov will sojourn in a KHL during a 2018- 19 unchanging deteriorate — definition he did not make a Traverse City register that was expelled on Aug 28 — and formed on what we have seen from him given a draft, another year abroad can usually assistance him.
Regardless, a approach he has played this summer gives us a lot to demeanour brazen to when he has a shot to acquire a register mark subsequent season.
Here are some of Kravtsov’s best moments this summer.