|DRAFTED:||NYI: 2008-73 overall|
|ISLANDERS TRANSACTIONS: Selected by the Islanders in the third round (73rd overall) of the 2008 National Hockey League Draft.
LAST SEASON: Established career highs in goals (16), assists (13) and points (29) in 52 games with the Kazan Ak-Bars during his third season in the Kontinental Hockey League...Finished second on the team in goals and fourth in points...Scored three game-winning goals and six power-play goals...Added five points (3g/2a) in 12 playoff games.
2010-11: Scored 19 points (8g/11a) in 47 games during his first season with Yugra of the KHL…Added four points (2g/2a) in six KHL playoff games…Began his fifth season with Kazan, playing in two games before being traded to Yugra in exchange for a fifth-round pick in the 2011 KHL Draft.
2008-09: Skated in six games with Kazan, netting one goal.
2007-08: Played for Kazan in the Russian Senior League…Scored 10 points (4g/6a) in 47 games.