Panarin surpassed Larionov in the list of top Russian goal scorers in NHL history

New York Rangers Russian striker Artemi Panarin climbed to 15th place in the list of top scorers in NHL history among Russians, beating Igor Larionov .

Sunday night, Panarin scored twice in the Rangers’ home win over the Pittsburgh Penguins (6-0) in the NHL regular season.

The Russian forward scored 646 (209+437) points in 577 NHL regular season games during his career. He edged out two-time Olympic champion, three-time Stanley Cup winner and current Nizhny Novgorod Torpedo head coach Igor Larionov, who has 644 points (169+475) in 921 appearances. Russia’s scoring lag in NHL history is led by Washington forward Alexander Ovechkin, who scored 1,475 (817+658) points.

Panarin has played 69 games this season, in which he has scored 77 (22+55) points.

Source : MatchTV

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